#42d821 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42d821 is composed of 25.9% red, 84.7% green and 12.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 69.4% cyan, 0% magenta, 84.7% yellow and 15.3% black. It has a hue angle of 109.2 degrees, a saturation of 73.5% and a lightness of 48.8%. #42d821 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ff42 with #00b100. Closest websafe color is: #33cc33.

    • R 26
    • G 85
    • B 13
    RGB color chart
    • C 69
    • M 0
    • Y 85
    • K 15
    CMYK color chart

#42d821 color description : Strong lime green.

#42d821 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42d821 has RGB values of R:66, G:216, B:33 and CMYK values of C:0.69, M:0, Y:0.85, K:0.15. Its decimal value is 4380705.

Hex triplet 42d821 #42d821
RGB Decimal 66, 216, 33 rgb(66,216,33)
RGB Percent 25.9, 84.7, 12.9 rgb(25.9%,84.7%,12.9%)
CMYK 69, 0, 85, 15
HSL 109.2°, 73.5, 48.8 hsl(109.2,73.5%,48.8%)
HSV (or HSB) 109.2°, 84.7, 84.7
Web Safe 33cc33 #33cc33
CIE-LAB 76.3, -68.855, 69.705
XYZ 27.076, 50.377, 9.736
xyY 0.311, 0.578, 50.377
CIE-LCH 76.3, 97.978, 134.648
CIE-LUV 76.3, -63.93, 89.343
Hunter-Lab 70.977, -56.117, 41.551
Binary 01000010, 11011000, 00100001

Color Schemes with #42d821

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Alternatives to #42d821

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#42d821 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42d821

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42d821;}
.background {background-color:#42d821;}
.border {border:1px solid #42d821;}

Shades and Tints of #42d821

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, #040c02 is the darkest color, while #fbfefa is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42d821

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #798277 is the less saturated color, while #30f504 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42d821 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.

  • #969696 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #85a37f Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #d6c025 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #edb643 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #7acbda Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #a0c823 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #afc237 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #66d097 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population