#42dc21 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42dc21 is composed of 25.9% red, 86.3% green and 12.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 70% cyan, 0% magenta, 85% yellow and 13.7% black. It has a hue angle of 109.4 degrees, a saturation of 73.9% and a lightness of 49.6%. #42dc21 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ff42 with #00b900. Closest websafe color is: #33cc33.

    • R 26
    • G 86
    • B 13
    RGB color chart
    • C 70
    • M 0
    • Y 85
    • K 14
    CMYK color chart

#42dc21 color description : Vivid lime green.

#42dc21 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42dc21 has RGB values of R:66, G:220, B:33 and CMYK values of C:0.7, M:0, Y:0.85, K:0.14. Its decimal value is 4381729.

Hex triplet 42dc21 #42dc21
RGB Decimal 66, 220, 33 rgb(66,220,33)
RGB Percent 25.9, 86.3, 12.9 rgb(25.9%,86.3%,12.9%)
CMYK 70, 0, 85, 14
HSL 109.4°, 73.9, 49.6 hsl(109.4,73.9%,49.6%)
HSV (or HSB) 109.4°, 85, 86.3
Web Safe 33cc33 #33cc33
CIE-LAB 77.55, -70.094, 70.814
XYZ 28.113, 52.452, 10.081
xyY 0.31, 0.579, 52.452
CIE-LCH 77.55, 99.638, 134.707
CIE-LUV 77.55, -65.309, 90.969
Hunter-Lab 72.424, -57.452, 42.443
Binary 01000010, 11011100, 00100001

Color Schemes with #42dc21

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Alternatives to #42dc21

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#42dc21 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42dc21

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42dc21;}
.background {background-color:#42dc21;}
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Shades and Tints of #42dc21

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, #050f02 is the darkest color, while #fefffd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42dc21

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #7b8479 is the less saturated color, while #2ff904 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42dc21 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.

  • #999999 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #88a681 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #dac324 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #f1b944 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #7ccfde Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #a3cc23 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #b1c637 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #67d399 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population