#42cd2b Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42cd2b is composed of 25.9% red, 80.4% green and 16.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 67.8% cyan, 0% magenta, 79% yellow and 19.6% black. It has a hue angle of 111.5 degrees, a saturation of 65.3% and a lightness of 48.6%. #42cd2b color hex could be obtained by blending #84ff56 with #009b00. Closest websafe color is: #33cc33.

    • R 26
    • G 80
    • B 17
    RGB color chart
    • C 68
    • M 0
    • Y 79
    • K 20
    CMYK color chart

#42cd2b color description : Strong lime green.

#42cd2b Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42cd2b has RGB values of R:66, G:205, B:43 and CMYK values of C:0.68, M:0, Y:0.79, K:0.2. Its decimal value is 4377899.

Hex triplet 42cd2b #42cd2b
RGB Decimal 66, 205, 43 rgb(66,205,43)
RGB Percent 25.9, 80.4, 16.9 rgb(25.9%,80.4%,16.9%)
CMYK 68, 0, 79, 20
HSL 111.5°, 65.3, 48.6 hsl(111.5,65.3%,48.6%)
HSV (or HSB) 111.5°, 79, 80.4
Web Safe 33cc33 #33cc33
CIE-LAB 72.887, -64.87, 63.998
XYZ 24.513, 44.993, 9.678
xyY 0.31, 0.568, 44.993
CIE-LCH 72.887, 91.125, 135.388
CIE-LUV 72.887, -59.918, 82.965
Hunter-Lab 67.077, -52.153, 38.399
Binary 01000010, 11001101, 00101011

Color Schemes with #42cd2b

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Alternatives to #42cd2b

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#42cd2b Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42cd2b

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42cd2b;}
.background {background-color:#42cd2b;}
.border {border:1px solid #42cd2b;}

Shades and Tints of #42cd2b

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 #fafef9 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42cd2b

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #798177 is the less saturated color, while #27f305 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42cd2b 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
  • #819d7d Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #ccb72f Protanopia 1% of men
  • #e2ae48 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #76c2d0 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #9abf2d Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #a7b93d Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #63c694 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population