#42dc1c Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42dc1c is composed of 25.9% red, 86.3% green and 11% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 70% cyan, 0% magenta, 87.3% yellow and 13.7% black. It has a hue angle of 108.1 degrees, a saturation of 77.4% and a lightness of 48.6%. #42dc1c color hex could be obtained by blending #84ff38 with #00b900. Closest websafe color is: #33cc33.

    • R 26
    • G 86
    • B 11
    RGB color chart
    • C 70
    • M 0
    • Y 87
    • K 14
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#42dc1c color description : Vivid lime green.

#42dc1c Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42dc1c has RGB values of R:66, G:220, B:28 and CMYK values of C:0.7, M:0, Y:0.87, K:0.14. Its decimal value is 4381724.

Hex triplet 42dc1c #42dc1c
RGB Decimal 66, 220, 28 rgb(66,220,28)
RGB Percent 25.9, 86.3, 11 rgb(25.9%,86.3%,11%)
CMYK 70, 0, 87, 14
HSL 108.1°, 77.4, 48.6 hsl(108.1,77.4%,48.6%)
HSV (or HSB) 108.1°, 87.3, 86.3
Web Safe 33cc33 #33cc33
CIE-LAB 77.535, -70.284, 71.822
XYZ 28.048, 52.426, 9.74
xyY 0.311, 0.581, 52.426
CIE-LCH 77.535, 100.49, 134.38
CIE-LUV 77.535, -65.371, 91.659
Hunter-Lab 72.406, -57.563, 42.709
Binary 01000010, 11011100, 00011100

Color Schemes with #42dc1c

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Alternatives to #42dc1c

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#42dc1c Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42dc1c

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.text {color:#42dc1c;}
.background {background-color:#42dc1c;}
.border {border:1px solid #42dc1c;}

Shades and Tints of #42dc1c

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, #030b01 is the darkest color, while #fafef9 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42dc1c

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #7c7d7b is the less saturated color, while #36ef09 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42dc1c 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
  • #dac31f Protanopia 1% of men
  • #f1b941 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #7ccfde Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #a3cc1e Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #b1c633 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #67d397 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population