#42cb2c Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42cb2c is composed of 25.9% red, 79.6% green and 17.3% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 67.5% cyan, 0% magenta, 78.3% yellow and 20.4% black. It has a hue angle of 111.7 degrees, a saturation of 64.4% and a lightness of 48.4%. #42cb2c color hex could be obtained by blending #84ff58 with #009700. Closest websafe color is: #33cc33.

    • R 26
    • G 80
    • B 17
    RGB color chart
    • C 67
    • M 0
    • Y 78
    • K 20
    CMYK color chart

#42cb2c color description : Strong lime green.

#42cb2c Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42cb2c has RGB values of R:66, G:203, B:44 and CMYK values of C:0.67, M:0, Y:0.78, K:0.2. Its decimal value is 4377388.

Hex triplet 42cb2c #42cb2c
RGB Decimal 66, 203, 44 rgb(66,203,44)
RGB Percent 25.9, 79.6, 17.3 rgb(25.9%,79.6%,17.3%)
CMYK 67, 0, 78, 20
HSL 111.7°, 64.4, 48.4 hsl(111.7,64.4%,48.4%)
HSV (or HSB) 111.7°, 78.3, 79.6
Web Safe 33cc33 #33cc33
CIE-LAB 72.262, -64.163, 63.106
XYZ 24.056, 44.05, 9.617
xyY 0.31, 0.567, 44.05
CIE-LCH 72.262, 89.996, 135.476
CIE-LUV 72.262, -59.188, 81.898
Hunter-Lab 66.37, -51.449, 37.867
Binary 01000010, 11001011, 00101100

Color Schemes with #42cb2c

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Alternatives to #42cb2c

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#42cb2c Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42cb2c

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42cb2c;}
.background {background-color:#42cb2c;}
.border {border:1px solid #42cb2c;}

Shades and Tints of #42cb2c

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, #030a02 is the darkest color, while #f9fef8 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42cb2c

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #797f78 is the less saturated color, while #27f106 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42cb2c 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.

  • #909090 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #809c7c Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #cab530 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #dfac48 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #75c0ce Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #98bd2e Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #a6b73e Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #62c493 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population