#42cd1e Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42cd1e is composed of 25.9% red, 80.4% green and 11.8% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 67.8% cyan, 0% magenta, 85.4% yellow and 19.6% black. It has a hue angle of 107.7 degrees, a saturation of 74.5% and a lightness of 46.1%. #42cd1e color hex could be obtained by blending #84ff3c with #009b00. Closest websafe color is: #33cc33.

    • R 26
    • G 80
    • B 12
    RGB color chart
    • C 68
    • M 0
    • Y 85
    • K 20
    CMYK color chart

#42cd1e color description : Strong lime green.

#42cd1e Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42cd1e has RGB values of R:66, G:205, B:30 and CMYK values of C:0.68, M:0, Y:0.85, K:0.2. Its decimal value is 4377886.

Hex triplet 42cd1e #42cd1e
RGB Decimal 66, 205, 30 rgb(66,205,30)
RGB Percent 25.9, 80.4, 11.8 rgb(25.9%,80.4%,11.8%)
CMYK 68, 0, 85, 20
HSL 107.7°, 74.5, 46.1 hsl(107.7,74.5%,46.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 107.7°, 85.4, 80.4
Web Safe 33cc33 #33cc33
CIE-LAB 72.834, -65.516, 67.298
XYZ 24.311, 44.912, 8.616
xyY 0.312, 0.577, 44.912
CIE-LCH 72.834, 93.922, 134.231
CIE-LUV 72.834, -60.12, 85.298
Hunter-Lab 67.017, -52.526, 39.289
Binary 01000010, 11001101, 00011110

Color Schemes with #42cd1e

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Alternatives to #42cd1e

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#42cd1e Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42cd1e

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42cd1e;}
.background {background-color:#42cd1e;}
.border {border:1px solid #42cd1e;}

Shades and Tints of #42cd1e

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, #051102 is the darkest color, while #ffffff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42cd1e

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #727c6f is the less saturated color, while #32e803 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42cd1e 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
  • #ccb722 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #e2ae3f Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #76c1d0 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #9abf20 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #a8b933 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #63c58f Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population