#42cd1a Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42cd1a is composed of 25.9% red, 80.4% green and 10.2% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 67.8% cyan, 0% magenta, 87.3% yellow and 19.6% black. It has a hue angle of 106.6 degrees, a saturation of 77.5% and a lightness of 45.3%. #42cd1a color hex could be obtained by blending #84ff34 with #009b00. Closest websafe color is: #33cc33.

    • R 26
    • G 80
    • B 10
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    • C 68
    • M 0
    • Y 87
    • K 20
    CMYK color chart

#42cd1a color description : Strong lime green.

#42cd1a Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42cd1a has RGB values of R:66, G:205, B:26 and CMYK values of C:0.68, M:0, Y:0.87, K:0.2. Its decimal value is 4377882.

Hex triplet 42cd1a #42cd1a
RGB Decimal 66, 205, 26 rgb(66,205,26)
RGB Percent 25.9, 80.4, 10.2 rgb(25.9%,80.4%,10.2%)
CMYK 68, 0, 87, 20
HSL 106.6°, 77.5, 45.3 hsl(106.6,77.5%,45.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 106.6°, 87.3, 80.4
Web Safe 33cc33 #33cc33
CIE-LAB 72.822, -65.67, 68.123
XYZ 24.263, 44.893, 8.364
xyY 0.313, 0.579, 44.893
CIE-LCH 72.822, 94.622, 133.95
CIE-LUV 72.822, -60.168, 85.856
Hunter-Lab 67.002, -52.615, 39.501
Binary 01000010, 11001101, 00011010

Color Schemes with #42cd1a

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Alternatives to #42cd1a

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#42cd1a Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42cd1a

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42cd1a;}
.background {background-color:#42cd1a;}
.border {border:1px solid #42cd1a;}

Shades and Tints of #42cd1a

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, #040e02 is the darkest color, while #fcfffb is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42cd1a

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #737473 is the less saturated color, while #38df08 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42cd1a 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
  • #ccb71e Protanopia 1% of men
  • #e2ae3d Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #76c1d0 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #9abf1c Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #a8b930 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #63c58d Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population