#42cb1e Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42cb1e is composed of 25.9% red, 79.6% green and 11.8% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 67.5% cyan, 0% magenta, 85.2% yellow and 20.4% black. It has a hue angle of 107.5 degrees, a saturation of 74.2% and a lightness of 45.7%. #42cb1e color hex could be obtained by blending #84ff3c with #009700. Closest websafe color is: #33cc33.

    • R 26
    • G 80
    • B 12
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    • C 67
    • M 0
    • Y 85
    • K 20
    CMYK color chart

#42cb1e color description : Strong lime green.

#42cb1e Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42cb1e has RGB values of R:66, G:203, B:30 and CMYK values of C:0.67, M:0, Y:0.85, K:0.2. Its decimal value is 4377374.

Hex triplet 42cb1e #42cb1e
RGB Decimal 66, 203, 30 rgb(66,203,30)
RGB Percent 25.9, 79.6, 11.8 rgb(25.9%,79.6%,11.8%)
CMYK 67, 0, 85, 20
HSL 107.5°, 74.2, 45.7 hsl(107.5,74.2%,45.7%)
HSV (or HSB) 107.5°, 85.2, 79.6
Web Safe 33cc33 #33cc33
CIE-LAB 72.203, -64.877, 66.739
XYZ 23.836, 43.962, 8.458
xyY 0.313, 0.577, 43.962
CIE-LCH 72.203, 93.076, 134.189
CIE-LUV 72.203, -59.41, 84.476
Hunter-Lab 66.304, -51.861, 38.85
Binary 01000010, 11001011, 00011110

Color Schemes with #42cb1e

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Alternatives to #42cb1e

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#42cb1e Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42cb1e

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42cb1e;}
.background {background-color:#42cb1e;}
.border {border:1px solid #42cb1e;}

Shades and Tints of #42cb1e

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, #050f02 is the darkest color, while #fdfffd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42cb1e

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #717a6f is the less saturated color, while #32e603 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42cb1e 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
  • #7f9a78 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #cab522 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #e0ac3f Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #76c0ce Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #99bd21 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #a6b733 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #63c48e Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population