#42d501 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42d501 is composed of 25.9% red, 83.5% green and 0.4% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 69% cyan, 0% magenta, 99.5% yellow and 16.5% black. It has a hue angle of 101.6 degrees, a saturation of 99.1% and a lightness of 42%. #42d501 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ff02 with #00ab00. Closest websafe color is: #33cc00.

    • R 26
    • G 84
    • B 0
    RGB color chart
    • C 69
    • M 0
    • Y 100
    • K 16
    CMYK color chart

#42d501 color description : Strong green.

#42d501 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42d501 has RGB values of R:66, G:213, B:1 and CMYK values of C:0.69, M:0, Y:1, K:0.16. Its decimal value is 4379905.

Hex triplet 42d501 #42d501
RGB Decimal 66, 213, 1 rgb(66,213,1)
RGB Percent 25.9, 83.5, 0.4 rgb(25.9%,83.5%,0.4%)
CMYK 69, 0, 100, 16
HSL 101.6°, 99.1, 42 hsl(101.6,99.1%,42%)
HSV (or HSB) 101.6°, 99.5, 83.5
Web Safe 33cc00 #33cc00
CIE-LAB 75.293, -68.743, 73.409
XYZ 26.045, 48.746, 8.065
xyY 0.314, 0.588, 48.746
CIE-LCH 75.293, 100.57, 133.12
CIE-LUV 75.293, -63.153, 91.116
Hunter-Lab 69.819, -55.595, 42.024
Binary 01000010, 11010101, 00000001

Color Schemes with #42d501

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Alternatives to #42d501

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#42d501 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42d501

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42d501;}
.background {background-color:#42d501;}
.border {border:1px solid #42d501;}

Shades and Tints of #42d501

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, #061200 is the darkest color, while #fefffd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42d501

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #687264 is the less saturated color, while #42d501 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42d501 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
  • #819f74 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #d4bd00 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #ebb435 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #7ac8d7 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #9fc600 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #adc022 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #65cd89 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population