#42cc2d Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42cc2d is composed of 25.9% red, 80% green and 17.6% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 67.6% cyan, 0% magenta, 77.9% yellow and 20% black. It has a hue angle of 112.1 degrees, a saturation of 63.9% and a lightness of 48.8%. #42cc2d color hex could be obtained by blending #84ff5a with #009900. Closest websafe color is: #33cc33.

    • R 26
    • G 80
    • B 18
    RGB color chart
    • C 68
    • M 0
    • Y 78
    • K 20
    CMYK color chart

#42cc2d color description : Strong lime green.

#42cc2d Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42cc2d has RGB values of R:66, G:204, B:45 and CMYK values of C:0.68, M:0, Y:0.78, K:0.2. Its decimal value is 4377645.

Hex triplet 42cc2d #42cc2d
RGB Decimal 66, 204, 45 rgb(66,204,45)
RGB Percent 25.9, 80, 17.6 rgb(25.9%,80%,17.6%)
CMYK 68, 0, 78, 20
HSL 112.1°, 63.9, 48.8 hsl(112.1,63.9%,48.8%)
HSV (or HSB) 112.1°, 77.9, 80
Web Safe 33cc33 #33cc33
CIE-LAB 72.582, -64.426, 63.108
XYZ 24.312, 44.531, 9.797
xyY 0.309, 0.566, 44.531
CIE-LCH 72.582, 90.185, 135.592
CIE-LUV 72.582, -59.525, 82.105
Hunter-Lab 66.732, -51.748, 38.008
Binary 01000010, 11001100, 00101101

Color Schemes with #42cc2d

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Alternatives to #42cc2d

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#42cc2d Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42cc2d

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42cc2d;}
.background {background-color:#42cc2d;}
.border {border:1px solid #42cc2d;}

Shades and Tints of #42cc2d

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, #040b02 is the darkest color, while #fbfefa is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42cc2d

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #7a7f7a is the less saturated color, while #26f207 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42cc2d 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.

  • #919191 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #819d7d Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #cbb631 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #e0ad49 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #75c1cf Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #99be2f Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #a7b83f Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #63c594 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population