#42cd18 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42cd18 is composed of 25.9% red, 80.4% green and 9.4% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 67.8% cyan, 0% magenta, 88.3% yellow and 19.6% black. It has a hue angle of 106.1 degrees, a saturation of 79% and a lightness of 44.9%. #42cd18 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ff30 with #009b00. Closest websafe color is: #33cc00.

    • R 26
    • G 80
    • B 9
    RGB color chart
    • C 68
    • M 0
    • Y 88
    • K 20
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#42cd18 color description : Strong lime green.

#42cd18 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42cd18 has RGB values of R:66, G:205, B:24 and CMYK values of C:0.68, M:0, Y:0.88, K:0.2. Its decimal value is 4377880.

Hex triplet 42cd18 #42cd18
RGB Decimal 66, 205, 24 rgb(66,205,24)
RGB Percent 25.9, 80.4, 9.4 rgb(25.9%,80.4%,9.4%)
CMYK 68, 0, 88, 20
HSL 106.1°, 79, 44.9 hsl(106.1,79%,44.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 106.1°, 88.3, 80.4
Web Safe 33cc00 #33cc00
CIE-LAB 72.816, -65.74, 68.5
XYZ 24.242, 44.885, 8.25
xyY 0.313, 0.58, 44.885
CIE-LCH 72.816, 94.941, 133.822
CIE-LUV 72.816, -60.19, 86.108
Hunter-Lab 66.996, -52.655, 39.596
Binary 01000010, 11001101, 00011000

Color Schemes with #42cd18

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Alternatives to #42cd18

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#42cd18 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42cd18

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CSS codes
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Shades and Tints of #42cd18

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, #040c01 is the darkest color, while #fafef9 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42cd18

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #717570 is the less saturated color, while #39df06 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42cd18 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
  • #ccb71c Protanopia 1% of men
  • #e2ae3c Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #77c1cf Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #9abf1a Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #a8b92f Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #63c58d Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population