#42cb1d Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42cb1d is composed of 25.9% red, 79.6% green and 11.4% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 67.5% cyan, 0% magenta, 85.7% yellow and 20.4% black. It has a hue angle of 107.2 degrees, a saturation of 75% and a lightness of 45.5%. #42cb1d color hex could be obtained by blending #84ff3a with #009700. Closest websafe color is: #33cc33.

    • R 26
    • G 80
    • B 11
    RGB color chart
    • C 67
    • M 0
    • Y 86
    • K 20
    CMYK color chart

#42cb1d color description : Strong lime green.

#42cb1d Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42cb1d has RGB values of R:66, G:203, B:29 and CMYK values of C:0.67, M:0, Y:0.86, K:0.2. Its decimal value is 4377373.

Hex triplet 42cb1d #42cb1d
RGB Decimal 66, 203, 29 rgb(66,203,29)
RGB Percent 25.9, 79.6, 11.4 rgb(25.9%,79.6%,11.4%)
CMYK 67, 0, 86, 20
HSL 107.2°, 75, 45.5 hsl(107.2,75%,45.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 107.2°, 85.7, 79.6
Web Safe 33cc33 #33cc33
CIE-LAB 72.199, -64.918, 66.957
XYZ 23.823, 43.957, 8.391
xyY 0.313, 0.577, 43.957
CIE-LCH 72.199, 93.261, 134.114
CIE-LUV 72.199, -59.423, 84.624
Hunter-Lab 66.3, -51.885, 38.906
Binary 01000010, 11001011, 00011101

Color Schemes with #42cb1d

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Alternatives to #42cb1d

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#42cb1d Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42cb1d

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42cb1d;}
.background {background-color:#42cb1d;}
.border {border:1px solid #42cb1d;}

Shades and Tints of #42cb1d

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, #050e02 is the darkest color, while #fdfffc is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42cb1d

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #707b6d is the less saturated color, while #33e602 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42cb1d 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
  • #cab521 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #e0ac3e Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #76c0ce Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #99bd1f Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #a6b732 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #63c48d Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population