#42dc27 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42dc27 is composed of 25.9% red, 86.3% green and 15.3% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 70% cyan, 0% magenta, 82.3% yellow and 13.7% black. It has a hue angle of 111 degrees, a saturation of 72.1% and a lightness of 50.8%. #42dc27 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ff4e with #00b900. Closest websafe color is: #33cc33.

    • R 26
    • G 86
    • B 15
    RGB color chart
    • C 70
    • M 0
    • Y 82
    • K 14
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#42dc27 color description : Bright lime green.

#42dc27 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42dc27 has RGB values of R:66, G:220, B:39 and CMYK values of C:0.7, M:0, Y:0.82, K:0.14. Its decimal value is 4381735.

Hex triplet 42dc27 #42dc27
RGB Decimal 66, 220, 39 rgb(66,220,39)
RGB Percent 25.9, 86.3, 15.3 rgb(25.9%,86.3%,15.3%)
CMYK 70, 0, 82, 14
HSL 111°, 72.1, 50.8 hsl(111,72.1%,50.8%)
HSV (or HSB) 111°, 82.3, 86.3
Web Safe 33cc33 #33cc33
CIE-LAB 77.572, -69.826, 69.43
XYZ 28.205, 52.488, 10.564
xyY 0.309, 0.575, 52.488
CIE-LCH 77.572, 98.469, 135.163
CIE-LUV 77.572, -65.222, 89.997
Hunter-Lab 72.449, -57.295, 42.069
Binary 01000010, 11011100, 00100111

Color Schemes with #42dc27

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Alternatives to #42dc27

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#42dc27 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42dc27

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CSS codes
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Shades and Tints of #42dc27

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, #010301 is the darkest color, while #f3fdf2 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42dc27

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #7f857e is the less saturated color, while #2ef90a is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42dc27 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
  • #88a682 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #dac32b Protanopia 1% of men
  • #f1b947 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #7ccfde Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #a2cc29 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #b1c63b Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #66d39b Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population