#42cc1c Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42cc1c is composed of 25.9% red, 80% green and 11% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 67.6% cyan, 0% magenta, 86.3% yellow and 20% black. It has a hue angle of 107 degrees, a saturation of 75.9% and a lightness of 45.5%. #42cc1c color hex could be obtained by blending #84ff38 with #009900. Closest websafe color is: #33cc33.

    • R 26
    • G 80
    • B 11
    RGB color chart
    • C 68
    • M 0
    • Y 86
    • K 20
    CMYK color chart

#42cc1c color description : Strong lime green.

#42cc1c Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42cc1c has RGB values of R:66, G:204, B:28 and CMYK values of C:0.68, M:0, Y:0.86, K:0.2. Its decimal value is 4377628.

Hex triplet 42cc1c #42cc1c
RGB Decimal 66, 204, 28 rgb(66,204,28)
RGB Percent 25.9, 80, 11 rgb(25.9%,80%,11%)
CMYK 68, 0, 86, 20
HSL 107°, 75.9, 45.5 hsl(107,75.9%,45.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 107°, 86.3, 80
Web Safe 33cc33 #33cc33
CIE-LAB 72.512, -65.277, 67.445
XYZ 24.048, 44.426, 8.406
xyY 0.313, 0.578, 44.426
CIE-LCH 72.512, 93.862, 134.064
CIE-LUV 72.512, -59.79, 85.177
Hunter-Lab 66.653, -52.24, 39.179
Binary 01000010, 11001100, 00011100

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Alternatives to #42cc1c

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#42cc1c Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42cc1c

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42cc1c;}
.background {background-color:#42cc1c;}
.border {border:1px solid #42cc1c;}

Shades and Tints of #42cc1c

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 #42cc1c

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #707c6c is the less saturated color, while #33e701 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42cc1c 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
  • #809b78 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #cbb620 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #e1ad3e Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #76c1cf Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #99be1e Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #a7b831 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #63c58d Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population