#42cb1b Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42cb1b is composed of 25.9% red, 79.6% green and 10.6% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 67.5% cyan, 0% magenta, 86.7% yellow and 20.4% black. It has a hue angle of 106.7 degrees, a saturation of 76.5% and a lightness of 45.1%. #42cb1b color hex could be obtained by blending #84ff36 with #009700. Closest websafe color is: #33cc33.

    • R 26
    • G 80
    • B 11
    RGB color chart
    • C 67
    • M 0
    • Y 87
    • K 20
    CMYK color chart

#42cb1b color description : Strong lime green.

#42cb1b Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42cb1b has RGB values of R:66, G:203, B:27 and CMYK values of C:0.67, M:0, Y:0.87, K:0.2. Its decimal value is 4377371.

Hex triplet 42cb1b #42cb1b
RGB Decimal 66, 203, 27 rgb(66,203,27)
RGB Percent 25.9, 79.6, 10.6 rgb(25.9%,79.6%,10.6%)
CMYK 67, 0, 87, 20
HSL 106.7°, 76.5, 45.1 hsl(106.7,76.5%,45.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 106.7°, 86.7, 79.6
Web Safe 33cc33 #33cc33
CIE-LAB 72.193, -64.996, 67.374
XYZ 23.799, 43.947, 8.265
xyY 0.313, 0.578, 43.947
CIE-LCH 72.193, 93.615, 133.971
CIE-LUV 72.193, -59.447, 84.907
Hunter-Lab 66.293, -51.93, 39.013
Binary 01000010, 11001011, 00011011

Color Schemes with #42cb1b

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Alternatives to #42cb1b

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#42cb1b Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42cb1b

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42cb1b;}
.background {background-color:#42cb1b;}
.border {border:1px solid #42cb1b;}

Shades and Tints of #42cb1b

A shade is achieved by adding black to any pure hue, while a tint is created by mixing white to any pure color. In this example, #040d02 is the darkest color, while #fbfefa is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42cb1b

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #6e7b6b is the less saturated color, while #33e600 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42cb1b is perceived by people affected by a color vision deficiency. This can be useful if you need to ensure your color combinations are accessible to color-blind users.

  • #8e8e8e Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #7f9a77 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #cab51f Protanopia 1% of men
  • #e0ac3d Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #76c0ce Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #99bd1d Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #a6b731 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #63c48c Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population