#42cd1f Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42cd1f is composed of 25.9% red, 80.4% green and 12.2% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 67.8% cyan, 0% magenta, 84.9% yellow and 19.6% black. It has a hue angle of 107.9 degrees, a saturation of 73.7% and a lightness of 46.3%. #42cd1f color hex could be obtained by blending #84ff3e 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

#42cd1f color description : Strong lime green.

#42cd1f Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42cd1f has RGB values of R:66, G:205, B:31 and CMYK values of C:0.68, M:0, Y:0.85, K:0.2. Its decimal value is 4377887.

Hex triplet 42cd1f #42cd1f
RGB Decimal 66, 205, 31 rgb(66,205,31)
RGB Percent 25.9, 80.4, 12.2 rgb(25.9%,80.4%,12.2%)
CMYK 68, 0, 85, 20
HSL 107.9°, 73.7, 46.3 hsl(107.9,73.7%,46.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 107.9°, 84.9, 80.4
Web Safe 33cc33 #33cc33
CIE-LAB 72.838, -65.474, 67.078
XYZ 24.324, 44.918, 8.684
xyY 0.312, 0.576, 44.918
CIE-LCH 72.838, 93.735, 134.307
CIE-LUV 72.838, -60.107, 85.147
Hunter-Lab 67.021, -52.502, 39.232
Binary 01000010, 11001101, 00011111

Color Schemes with #42cd1f

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Alternatives to #42cd1f

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#42cd1f Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42cd1f

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42cd1f;}
.background {background-color:#42cd1f;}
.border {border:1px solid #42cd1f;}

Shades and Tints of #42cd1f

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, #000100 is the darkest color, while #f1fdee is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42cd1f

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #737b71 is the less saturated color, while #32e804 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42cd1f 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.

  • #909090 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #809c79 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #ccb723 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #e2ae40 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #76c1d0 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #9abf21 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #a8b934 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #63c58f Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population