#42cd2a Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42cd2a is composed of 25.9% red, 80.4% green and 16.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 67.8% cyan, 0% magenta, 79.5% yellow and 19.6% black. It has a hue angle of 111.2 degrees, a saturation of 66% and a lightness of 48.4%. #42cd2a color hex could be obtained by blending #84ff54 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

#42cd2a color description : Strong lime green.

#42cd2a Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42cd2a has RGB values of R:66, G:205, B:42 and CMYK values of C:0.68, M:0, Y:0.8, K:0.2. Its decimal value is 4377898.

Hex triplet 42cd2a #42cd2a
RGB Decimal 66, 205, 42 rgb(66,205,42)
RGB Percent 25.9, 80.4, 16.5 rgb(25.9%,80.4%,16.5%)
CMYK 68, 0, 80, 20
HSL 111.2°, 66, 48.4 hsl(111.2,66%,48.4%)
HSV (or HSB) 111.2°, 79.5, 80.4
Web Safe 33cc33 #33cc33
CIE-LAB 72.883, -64.928, 64.284
XYZ 24.495, 44.986, 9.583
xyY 0.31, 0.569, 44.986
CIE-LCH 72.883, 91.368, 135.286
CIE-LUV 72.883, -59.936, 83.173
Hunter-Lab 67.071, -52.186, 38.479
Binary 01000010, 11001101, 00101010

Color Schemes with #42cd2a

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Alternatives to #42cd2a

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#42cd2a Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42cd2a

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42cd2a;}
.background {background-color:#42cd2a;}
.border {border:1px solid #42cd2a;}

Shades and Tints of #42cd2a

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, #030a02 is the darkest color, while #f9fef8 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42cd2a

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #788176 is the less saturated color, while #27f304 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42cd2a 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
  • #ccb72e Protanopia 1% of men
  • #e2ae47 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #76c2d0 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #9abf2c Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #a7b93c Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #63c693 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population