#42d517 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42d517 is composed of 25.9% red, 83.5% green and 9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 69% cyan, 0% magenta, 89.2% yellow and 16.5% black. It has a hue angle of 106.4 degrees, a saturation of 80.5% and a lightness of 46.3%. #42d517 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ff2e with #00ab00. Closest websafe color is: #33cc00.

    • R 26
    • G 84
    • B 9
    RGB color chart
    • C 69
    • M 0
    • Y 89
    • K 16
    CMYK color chart

#42d517 color description : Strong lime green.

#42d517 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42d517 has RGB values of R:66, G:213, B:23 and CMYK values of C:0.69, M:0, Y:0.89, K:0.16. Its decimal value is 4379927.

Hex triplet 42d517 #42d517
RGB Decimal 66, 213, 23 rgb(66,213,23)
RGB Percent 25.9, 83.5, 9 rgb(25.9%,83.5%,9%)
CMYK 69, 0, 89, 16
HSL 106.4°, 80.5, 46.3 hsl(106.4,80.5%,46.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 106.4°, 89.2, 83.5
Web Safe 33cc00 #33cc00
CIE-LAB 75.331, -68.284, 70.83
XYZ 26.194, 48.806, 8.851
xyY 0.312, 0.582, 48.806
CIE-LCH 75.331, 98.385, 133.952
CIE-LUV 75.331, -63.006, 89.449
Hunter-Lab 69.861, -55.329, 41.392
Binary 01000010, 11010101, 00010111

Color Schemes with #42d517

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Alternatives to #42d517

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#42d517 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42d517

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42d517;}
.background {background-color:#42d517;}
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Shades and Tints of #42d517

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, #000100 is the darkest color, while #f1fdee is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42d517

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #747a72 is the less saturated color, while #38e705 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42d517 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
  • #83a07a Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #d4bd1a Protanopia 1% of men
  • #eab43d Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #79c8d7 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #9fc619 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #adc02f Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #65cd91 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population