#42cc15 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42cc15 is composed of 25.9% red, 80% green and 8.2% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 67.6% cyan, 0% magenta, 89.7% yellow and 20% black. It has a hue angle of 105.2 degrees, a saturation of 81.3% and a lightness of 44.1%. #42cc15 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ff2a with #009900. Closest websafe color is: #33cc00.

    • R 26
    • G 80
    • B 8
    RGB color chart
    • C 68
    • M 0
    • Y 90
    • K 20
    CMYK color chart

#42cc15 color description : Strong lime green.

#42cc15 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42cc15 has RGB values of R:66, G:204, B:21 and CMYK values of C:0.68, M:0, Y:0.9, K:0.2. Its decimal value is 4377621.

Hex triplet 42cc15 #42cc15
RGB Decimal 66, 204, 21 rgb(66,204,21)
RGB Percent 25.9, 80, 8.2 rgb(25.9%,80%,8.2%)
CMYK 68, 0, 90, 20
HSL 105.2°, 81.3, 44.1 hsl(105.2,81.3%,44.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 105.2°, 89.7, 80
Web Safe 33cc00 #33cc00
CIE-LAB 72.492, -65.518, 68.753
XYZ 23.974, 44.396, 8.015
xyY 0.314, 0.581, 44.396
CIE-LCH 72.492, 94.971, 133.62
CIE-LUV 72.492, -59.866, 86.049
Hunter-Lab 66.63, -52.378, 39.509
Binary 01000010, 11001100, 00010101

Color Schemes with #42cc15

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Alternatives to #42cc15

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#42cc15 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42cc15

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42cc15;}
.background {background-color:#42cc15;}
.border {border:1px solid #42cc15;}

Shades and Tints of #42cc15

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, #030801 is the darkest color, while #f8fef6 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42cc15

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #6e756c is the less saturated color, while #39dd04 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42cc15 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
  • #7f9a76 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #cbb618 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #e1ad3a Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #76c0ce Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #99be17 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #a7b82d Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #63c48b Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population