#42d227 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42d227 is composed of 25.9% red, 82.4% green and 15.3% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 68.6% cyan, 0% magenta, 81.4% yellow and 17.6% black. It has a hue angle of 110.5 degrees, a saturation of 68.7% and a lightness of 48.8%. #42d227 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ff4e with #00a500. Closest websafe color is: #33cc33.

    • R 26
    • G 82
    • B 15
    RGB color chart
    • C 69
    • M 0
    • Y 81
    • K 18
    CMYK color chart

#42d227 color description : Strong lime green.

#42d227 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42d227 has RGB values of R:66, G:210, B:39 and CMYK values of C:0.69, M:0, Y:0.81, K:0.18. Its decimal value is 4379175.

Hex triplet 42d227 #42d227
RGB Decimal 66, 210, 39 rgb(66,210,39)
RGB Percent 25.9, 82.4, 15.3 rgb(25.9%,82.4%,15.3%)
CMYK 69, 0, 81, 18
HSL 110.5°, 68.7, 48.8 hsl(110.5,68.7%,48.8%)
HSV (or HSB) 110.5°, 81.4, 82.4
Web Safe 33cc33 #33cc33
CIE-LAB 74.442, -66.69, 66.564
XYZ 25.658, 47.395, 9.715
xyY 0.31, 0.573, 47.395
CIE-LCH 74.442, 94.224, 135.054
CIE-LUV 74.442, -61.75, 85.86
Hunter-Lab 68.844, -53.951, 39.824
Binary 01000010, 11010010, 00100111

Color Schemes with #42d227

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Alternatives to #42d227

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#42d227 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42d227

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42d227;}
.background {background-color:#42d227;}
.border {border:1px solid #42d227;}

Shades and Tints of #42d227

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, #040b02 is the darkest color, while #fbfefa is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42d227

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #768574 is the less saturated color, while #28f801 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42d227 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.

  • #939393 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #83a07d Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #d1bb2b Protanopia 1% of men
  • #e7b246 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #78c6d4 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #9dc329 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #abbd3a Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #64ca95 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population