#42d209 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42d209 is composed of 25.9% red, 82.4% green and 3.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 68.6% cyan, 0% magenta, 95.7% yellow and 17.6% black. It has a hue angle of 103 degrees, a saturation of 91.8% and a lightness of 42.9%. #42d209 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ff12 with #00a500. Closest websafe color is: #33cc00.

    • R 26
    • G 82
    • B 4
    RGB color chart
    • C 69
    • M 0
    • Y 96
    • K 18
    CMYK color chart

#42d209 color description : Strong green.

#42d209 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42d209 has RGB values of R:66, G:210, B:9 and CMYK values of C:0.69, M:0, Y:0.96, K:0.18. Its decimal value is 4379145.

Hex triplet 42d209 #42d209
RGB Decimal 66, 210, 9 rgb(66,210,9)
RGB Percent 25.9, 82.4, 3.5 rgb(25.9%,82.4%,3.5%)
CMYK 69, 0, 96, 18
HSL 103°, 91.8, 42.9 hsl(103,91.8%,42.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 103°, 95.7, 82.4
Web Safe 33cc00 #33cc00
CIE-LAB 74.361, -67.678, 71.866
XYZ 25.341, 47.269, 8.047
xyY 0.314, 0.586, 47.269
CIE-LCH 74.361, 98.716, 133.281
CIE-LUV 74.361, -62.064, 89.441
Hunter-Lab 68.752, -54.523, 41.187
Binary 01000010, 11010010, 00001001

Color Schemes with #42d209

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Alternatives to #42d209

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#42d209 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42d209

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42d209;}
.background {background-color:#42d209;}
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Shades and Tints of #42d209

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, #010300 is the darkest color, while #f4feef is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42d209

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #6a7566 is the less saturated color, while #3eda01 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42d209 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
  • #809d75 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #d1bb00 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #e8b137 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #79c6d4 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #9dc303 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #abbd26 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #65ca8a Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population