#42dc2b Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42dc2b is composed of 25.9% red, 86.3% green and 16.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 70% cyan, 0% magenta, 80.5% yellow and 13.7% black. It has a hue angle of 112.2 degrees, a saturation of 71.7% and a lightness of 51.6%. #42dc2b color hex could be obtained by blending #84ff56 with #00b900. Closest websafe color is: #33cc33.

    • R 26
    • G 86
    • B 17
    RGB color chart
    • C 70
    • M 0
    • Y 80
    • K 14
    CMYK color chart

#42dc2b color description : Bright lime green.

#42dc2b Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42dc2b has RGB values of R:66, G:220, B:43 and CMYK values of C:0.7, M:0, Y:0.8, K:0.14. Its decimal value is 4381739.

Hex triplet 42dc2b #42dc2b
RGB Decimal 66, 220, 43 rgb(66,220,43)
RGB Percent 25.9, 86.3, 16.9 rgb(25.9%,86.3%,16.9%)
CMYK 70, 0, 80, 14
HSL 112.2°, 71.7, 51.6 hsl(112.2,71.7%,51.6%)
HSV (or HSB) 112.2°, 80.5, 86.3
Web Safe 33cc33 #33cc33
CIE-LAB 77.589, -69.622, 68.404
XYZ 28.275, 52.516, 10.932
xyY 0.308, 0.573, 52.516
CIE-LCH 77.589, 97.603, 135.506
CIE-LUV 77.589, -65.156, 89.261
Hunter-Lab 72.468, -57.175, 41.784
Binary 01000010, 11011100, 00101011

Color Schemes with #42dc2b

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Alternatives to #42dc2b

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#42dc2b Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42dc2b

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42dc2b;}
.background {background-color:#42dc2b;}
.border {border:1px solid #42dc2b;}

Shades and Tints of #42dc2b

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, #020701 is the darkest color, while #f6fdf5 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42dc2b

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #818781 is the less saturated color, while #2df90f is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42dc2b 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.

  • #9a9a9a Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #88a784 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #dac32e Protanopia 1% of men
  • #f1b94a Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #7bcfde Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #a2cc2d Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #b1c63f Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #66d39d Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population