#42cd16 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42cd16 is composed of 25.9% red, 80.4% green and 8.6% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 67.8% cyan, 0% magenta, 89.3% yellow and 19.6% black. It has a hue angle of 105.6 degrees, a saturation of 80.6% and a lightness of 44.5%. #42cd16 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ff2c with #009b00. Closest websafe color is: #33cc00.

    • R 26
    • G 80
    • B 9
    RGB color chart
    • C 68
    • M 0
    • Y 89
    • K 20
    CMYK color chart

#42cd16 color description : Strong lime green.

#42cd16 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42cd16 has RGB values of R:66, G:205, B:22 and CMYK values of C:0.68, M:0, Y:0.89, K:0.2. Its decimal value is 4377878.

Hex triplet 42cd16 #42cd16
RGB Decimal 66, 205, 22 rgb(66,205,22)
RGB Percent 25.9, 80.4, 8.6 rgb(25.9%,80.4%,8.6%)
CMYK 68, 0, 89, 20
HSL 105.6°, 80.6, 44.5 hsl(105.6,80.6%,44.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 105.6°, 89.3, 80.4
Web Safe 33cc00 #33cc00
CIE-LAB 72.811, -65.804, 68.853
XYZ 24.222, 44.877, 8.145
xyY 0.314, 0.581, 44.877
CIE-LCH 72.811, 95.241, 133.703
CIE-LUV 72.811, -60.21, 86.342
Hunter-Lab 66.99, -52.692, 39.685
Binary 01000010, 11001101, 00010110

Color Schemes with #42cd16

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Alternatives to #42cd16

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#42cd16 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42cd16

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42cd16;}
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Shades and Tints of #42cd16

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, #030a01 is the darkest color, while #f9fef7 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42cd16

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #6f766d is the less saturated color, while #39de05 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42cd16 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
  • #809b77 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #ccb719 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #e2ae3b Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #77c1cf Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #9abf18 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #a8b92d Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #63c58c Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population