#42cd21 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42cd21 is composed of 25.9% red, 80.4% green and 12.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 67.8% cyan, 0% magenta, 83.9% yellow and 19.6% black. It has a hue angle of 108.5 degrees, a saturation of 72.3% and a lightness of 46.7%. #42cd21 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ff42 with #009b00. Closest websafe color is: #33cc33.

    • R 26
    • G 80
    • B 13
    RGB color chart
    • C 68
    • M 0
    • Y 84
    • K 20
    CMYK color chart

#42cd21 color description : Strong lime green.

#42cd21 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42cd21 has RGB values of R:66, G:205, B:33 and CMYK values of C:0.68, M:0, Y:0.84, K:0.2. Its decimal value is 4377889.

Hex triplet 42cd21 #42cd21
RGB Decimal 66, 205, 33 rgb(66,205,33)
RGB Percent 25.9, 80.4, 12.9 rgb(25.9%,80.4%,12.9%)
CMYK 68, 0, 84, 20
HSL 108.5°, 72.3, 46.7 hsl(108.5,72.3%,46.7%)
HSV (or HSB) 108.5°, 83.9, 80.4
Web Safe 33cc33 #33cc33
CIE-LAB 72.845, -65.387, 66.62
XYZ 24.351, 44.928, 8.827
xyY 0.312, 0.575, 44.928
CIE-LCH 72.845, 93.347, 134.465
CIE-LUV 72.845, -60.079, 84.831
Hunter-Lab 67.029, -52.451, 39.112
Binary 01000010, 11001101, 00100001

Color Schemes with #42cd21

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Alternatives to #42cd21

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#42cd21 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42cd21

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42cd21;}
.background {background-color:#42cd21;}
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Shades and Tints of #42cd21

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, #010200 is the darkest color, while #f3fdf0 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42cd21

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #757b73 is the less saturated color, while #31e806 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42cd21 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
  • #809c7a Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #ccb725 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #e2ae41 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #76c1d0 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #9abf23 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #a8b935 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #63c590 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population