#42dc17 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42dc17 is composed of 25.9% red, 86.3% green and 9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 70% cyan, 0% magenta, 89.5% yellow and 13.7% black. It has a hue angle of 106.9 degrees, a saturation of 81.1% and a lightness of 47.6%. #42dc17 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ff2e with #00b900. Closest websafe color is: #33cc00.

    • R 26
    • G 86
    • B 9
    RGB color chart
    • C 70
    • M 0
    • Y 90
    • K 14
    CMYK color chart

#42dc17 color description : Vivid lime green.

#42dc17 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42dc17 has RGB values of R:66, G:220, B:23 and CMYK values of C:0.7, M:0, Y:0.9, K:0.14. Its decimal value is 4381719.

Hex triplet 42dc17 #42dc17
RGB Decimal 66, 220, 23 rgb(66,220,23)
RGB Percent 25.9, 86.3, 9 rgb(25.9%,86.3%,9%)
CMYK 70, 0, 90, 14
HSL 106.9°, 81.1, 47.6 hsl(106.9,81.1%,47.6%)
HSV (or HSB) 106.9°, 89.5, 86.3
Web Safe 33cc00 #33cc00
CIE-LAB 77.522, -70.445, 72.694
XYZ 27.993, 52.404, 9.45
xyY 0.312, 0.583, 52.404
CIE-LCH 77.522, 101.227, 134.1
CIE-LUV 77.522, -65.424, 92.245
Hunter-Lab 72.39, -57.658, 42.933
Binary 01000010, 11011100, 00010111

Color Schemes with #42dc17

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Alternatives to #42dc17

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#42dc17 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42dc17

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CSS codes
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Shades and Tints of #42dc17

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, #020701 is the darkest color, while #f6fef4 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42dc17

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #777f74 is the less saturated color, while #37ef04 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42dc17 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.

  • #979797 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #86a57d Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #dac319 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #f2b93f Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #7ccfde Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #a3cc18 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #b2c630 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #67d395 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population