#42cd28 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42cd28 is composed of 25.9% red, 80.4% green and 15.7% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 67.8% cyan, 0% magenta, 80.5% yellow and 19.6% black. It has a hue angle of 110.5 degrees, a saturation of 67.3% and a lightness of 48%. #42cd28 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ff50 with #009b00. Closest websafe color is: #33cc33.

    • R 26
    • G 80
    • B 16
    RGB color chart
    • C 68
    • M 0
    • Y 80
    • K 20
    CMYK color chart

#42cd28 color description : Strong lime green.

#42cd28 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42cd28 has RGB values of R:66, G:205, B:40 and CMYK values of C:0.68, M:0, Y:0.8, K:0.2. Its decimal value is 4377896.

Hex triplet 42cd28 #42cd28
RGB Decimal 66, 205, 40 rgb(66,205,40)
RGB Percent 25.9, 80.4, 15.7 rgb(25.9%,80.4%,15.7%)
CMYK 68, 0, 80, 20
HSL 110.5°, 67.3, 48 hsl(110.5,67.3%,48%)
HSV (or HSB) 110.5°, 80.5, 80.4
Web Safe 33cc33 #33cc33
CIE-LAB 72.873, -65.039, 64.841
XYZ 24.46, 44.972, 9.399
xyY 0.31, 0.57, 44.972
CIE-LCH 72.873, 91.839, 135.088
CIE-LUV 72.873, -59.971, 83.576
Hunter-Lab 67.061, -52.251, 38.633
Binary 01000010, 11001101, 00101000

Color Schemes with #42cd28

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Alternatives to #42cd28

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#42cd28 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42cd28

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42cd28;}
.background {background-color:#42cd28;}
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Shades and Tints of #42cd28

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, #030802 is the darkest color, while #f8fdf7 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42cd28

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #768273 is the less saturated color, while #28f302 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42cd28 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.

  • #919191 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #819d7c Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #ccb72c Protanopia 1% of men
  • #e2ae46 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #76c2d0 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #9abf2a Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #a7b93b Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #63c693 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population