#42cd2d Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42cd2d is composed of 25.9% red, 80.4% green and 17.6% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 67.8% cyan, 0% magenta, 78% yellow and 19.6% black. It has a hue angle of 112.1 degrees, a saturation of 64% and a lightness of 49%. #42cd2d color hex could be obtained by blending #84ff5a with #009b00. Closest websafe color is: #33cc33.

    • R 26
    • G 80
    • B 18
    RGB color chart
    • C 68
    • M 0
    • Y 78
    • K 20
    CMYK color chart

#42cd2d color description : Strong lime green.

#42cd2d Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42cd2d has RGB values of R:66, G:205, B:45 and CMYK values of C:0.68, M:0, Y:0.78, K:0.2. Its decimal value is 4377901.

Hex triplet 42cd2d #42cd2d
RGB Decimal 66, 205, 45 rgb(66,205,45)
RGB Percent 25.9, 80.4, 17.6 rgb(25.9%,80.4%,17.6%)
CMYK 68, 0, 78, 20
HSL 112.1°, 64, 49 hsl(112.1,64%,49%)
HSV (or HSB) 112.1°, 78, 80.4
Web Safe 33cc33 #33cc33
CIE-LAB 72.897, -64.75, 63.41
XYZ 24.55, 45.008, 9.876
xyY 0.309, 0.567, 45.008
CIE-LCH 72.897, 90.628, 135.599
CIE-LUV 72.897, -59.88, 82.532
Hunter-Lab 67.088, -52.083, 38.234
Binary 01000010, 11001101, 00101101

Color Schemes with #42cd2d

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Alternatives to #42cd2d

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#42cd2d Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42cd2d

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42cd2d;}
.background {background-color:#42cd2d;}
.border {border:1px solid #42cd2d;}

Shades and Tints of #42cd2d

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, #040c03 is the darkest color, while #fbfefb is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42cd2d

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #7b807a is the less saturated color, while #26f307 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42cd2d 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
  • #ccb731 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #e1ae49 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #76c2d0 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #9abf2f Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #a7b93f Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #63c694 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population