#42cb27 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42cb27 is composed of 25.9% red, 79.6% green and 15.3% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 67.5% cyan, 0% magenta, 80.8% yellow and 20.4% black. It has a hue angle of 110.1 degrees, a saturation of 67.8% and a lightness of 47.5%. #42cb27 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ff4e with #009700. Closest websafe color is: #33cc33.

    • R 26
    • G 80
    • B 15
    RGB color chart
    • C 67
    • M 0
    • Y 81
    • K 20
    CMYK color chart

#42cb27 color description : Strong lime green.

#42cb27 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42cb27 has RGB values of R:66, G:203, B:39 and CMYK values of C:0.67, M:0, Y:0.81, K:0.2. Its decimal value is 4377383.

Hex triplet 42cb27 #42cb27
RGB Decimal 66, 203, 39 rgb(66,203,39)
RGB Percent 25.9, 79.6, 15.3 rgb(25.9%,79.6%,15.3%)
CMYK 67, 0, 81, 20
HSL 110.1°, 67.8, 47.5 hsl(110.1,67.8%,47.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 110.1°, 80.8, 79.6
Web Safe 33cc33 #33cc33
CIE-LAB 72.238, -64.449, 64.526
XYZ 23.968, 44.014, 9.152
xyY 0.311, 0.571, 44.014
CIE-LCH 72.238, 91.199, 134.966
CIE-LUV 72.238, -59.277, 82.929
Hunter-Lab 66.343, -51.615, 38.261
Binary 01000010, 11001011, 00100111

Color Schemes with #42cb27

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Alternatives to #42cb27

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#42cb27 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42cb27

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42cb27;}
.background {background-color:#42cb27;}
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Shades and Tints of #42cb27

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, #020601 is the darkest color, while #f6fdf4 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42cb27

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #748171 is the less saturated color, while #29f002 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42cb27 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.

  • #8f8f8f Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #809b7a Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #cab52b Protanopia 1% of men
  • #e0ac45 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #75c0ce Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #99bd2a Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #a6b73a Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #62c491 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population