#42dc1b Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42dc1b is composed of 25.9% red, 86.3% green and 10.6% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 70% cyan, 0% magenta, 87.7% yellow and 13.7% black. It has a hue angle of 107.9 degrees, a saturation of 78.1% and a lightness of 48.4%. #42dc1b color hex could be obtained by blending #84ff36 with #00b900. Closest websafe color is: #33cc33.

    • R 26
    • G 86
    • B 11
    RGB color chart
    • C 70
    • M 0
    • Y 88
    • K 14
    CMYK color chart

#42dc1b color description : Vivid lime green.

#42dc1b Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42dc1b has RGB values of R:66, G:220, B:27 and CMYK values of C:0.7, M:0, Y:0.88, K:0.14. Its decimal value is 4381723.

Hex triplet 42dc1b #42dc1b
RGB Decimal 66, 220, 27 rgb(66,220,27)
RGB Percent 25.9, 86.3, 10.6 rgb(25.9%,86.3%,10.6%)
CMYK 70, 0, 88, 14
HSL 107.9°, 78.1, 48.4 hsl(107.9,78.1%,48.4%)
HSV (or HSB) 107.9°, 87.7, 86.3
Web Safe 33cc33 #33cc33
CIE-LAB 77.532, -70.318, 72.007
XYZ 28.036, 52.421, 9.678
xyY 0.311, 0.582, 52.421
CIE-LCH 77.532, 100.646, 134.32
CIE-LUV 77.532, -65.383, 91.784
Hunter-Lab 72.402, -57.584, 42.757
Binary 01000010, 11011100, 00011011

Color Schemes with #42dc1b

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Alternatives to #42dc1b

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#42dc1b Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42dc1b

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42dc1b;}
.background {background-color:#42dc1b;}
.border {border:1px solid #42dc1b;}

Shades and Tints of #42dc1b

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, #030a01 is the darkest color, while #f9fef8 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42dc1b

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #7b7d7a is the less saturated color, while #37ef08 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42dc1b 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.

  • #989898 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #87a67f Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #dac31e Protanopia 1% of men
  • #f1b941 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #7ccfde Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #a3cc1d Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #b1c633 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #67d397 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population