#42d717 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42d717 is composed of 25.9% red, 84.3% green and 9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 69.3% cyan, 0% magenta, 89.3% yellow and 15.7% black. It has a hue angle of 106.6 degrees, a saturation of 80.7% and a lightness of 46.7%. #42d717 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ff2e with #00af00. 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

#42d717 color description : Strong lime green.

#42d717 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42d717 has RGB values of R:66, G:215, B:23 and CMYK values of C:0.69, M:0, Y:0.89, K:0.16. Its decimal value is 4380439.

Hex triplet 42d717 #42d717
RGB Decimal 66, 215, 23 rgb(66,215,23)
RGB Percent 25.9, 84.3, 9 rgb(25.9%,84.3%,9%)
CMYK 69, 0, 89, 16
HSL 106.6°, 80.7, 46.7 hsl(106.6,80.7%,46.7%)
HSV (or HSB) 106.6°, 89.3, 84.3
Web Safe 33cc00 #33cc00
CIE-LAB 75.958, -68.905, 71.364
XYZ 26.701, 49.818, 9.019
xyY 0.312, 0.582, 49.818
CIE-LCH 75.958, 99.201, 133.996
CIE-LUV 75.958, -63.7, 90.25
Hunter-Lab 70.582, -55.994, 41.831
Binary 01000010, 11010111, 00010111

Color Schemes with #42d717

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#42d717 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42d717

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42d717;}
.background {background-color:#42d717;}
.border {border:1px solid #42d717;}

Shades and Tints of #42d717

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, #010200 is the darkest color, while #f3fdf0 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42d717

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #757b73 is the less saturated color, while #38e905 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42d717 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.

  • #959595 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #84a27c Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #d6bf1a Protanopia 1% of men
  • #ecb53e Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #7acad9 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #a0c718 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #aec12f Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #66cf92 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population