#42dc1e Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42dc1e is composed of 25.9% red, 86.3% green and 11.8% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 70% cyan, 0% magenta, 86.4% yellow and 13.7% black. It has a hue angle of 108.6 degrees, a saturation of 76% and a lightness of 49%. #42dc1e color hex could be obtained by blending #84ff3c with #00b900. Closest websafe color is: #33cc33.

    • R 26
    • G 86
    • B 12
    RGB color chart
    • C 70
    • M 0
    • Y 86
    • K 14
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#42dc1e color description : Vivid lime green.

#42dc1e Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42dc1e has RGB values of R:66, G:220, B:30 and CMYK values of C:0.7, M:0, Y:0.86, K:0.14. Its decimal value is 4381726.

Hex triplet 42dc1e #42dc1e
RGB Decimal 66, 220, 30 rgb(66,220,30)
RGB Percent 25.9, 86.3, 11.8 rgb(25.9%,86.3%,11.8%)
CMYK 70, 0, 86, 14
HSL 108.6°, 76, 49 hsl(108.6,76%,49%)
HSV (or HSB) 108.6°, 86.4, 86.3
Web Safe 33cc33 #33cc33
CIE-LAB 77.541, -70.211, 71.435
XYZ 28.073, 52.436, 9.87
xyY 0.311, 0.58, 52.436
CIE-LCH 77.541, 100.163, 134.505
CIE-LUV 77.541, -65.348, 91.396
Hunter-Lab 72.412, -57.521, 42.607
Binary 01000010, 11011100, 00011110

Color Schemes with #42dc1e

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Alternatives to #42dc1e

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#42dc1e Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42dc1e

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.text {color:#42dc1e;}
.background {background-color:#42dc1e;}
.border {border:1px solid #42dc1e;}

Shades and Tints of #42dc1e

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, #040d02 is the darkest color, while #fbfefb is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42dc1e

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #788575 is the less saturated color, while #30f901 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42dc1e 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
  • #87a680 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #dac321 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #f1b942 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #7ccfde Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #a3cc20 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #b1c635 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #67d398 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population