#42dc2e Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42dc2e is composed of 25.9% red, 86.3% green and 18% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 70% cyan, 0% magenta, 79.1% yellow and 13.7% black. It has a hue angle of 113.1 degrees, a saturation of 71.3% and a lightness of 52.2%. #42dc2e color hex could be obtained by blending #84ff5c with #00b900. Closest websafe color is: #33cc33.

    • R 26
    • G 86
    • B 18
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    • C 70
    • M 0
    • Y 79
    • K 14
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#42dc2e color description : Bright lime green.

#42dc2e Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42dc2e has RGB values of R:66, G:220, B:46 and CMYK values of C:0.7, M:0, Y:0.79, K:0.14. Its decimal value is 4381742.

Hex triplet 42dc2e #42dc2e
RGB Decimal 66, 220, 46 rgb(66,220,46)
RGB Percent 25.9, 86.3, 18 rgb(25.9%,86.3%,18%)
CMYK 70, 0, 79, 14
HSL 113.1°, 71.3, 52.2 hsl(113.1,71.3%,52.2%)
HSV (or HSB) 113.1°, 79.1, 86.3
Web Safe 33cc33 #33cc33
CIE-LAB 77.602, -69.456, 67.583
XYZ 28.332, 52.539, 11.233
xyY 0.308, 0.57, 52.539
CIE-LCH 77.602, 96.911, 135.783
CIE-LUV 77.602, -65.102, 88.66
Hunter-Lab 72.484, -57.077, 41.551
Binary 01000010, 11011100, 00101110

Color Schemes with #42dc2e

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Alternatives to #42dc2e

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#42dc2e Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42dc2e

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.text {color:#42dc2e;}
.background {background-color:#42dc2e;}
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Shades and Tints of #42dc2e

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, #020902 is the darkest color, while #f8fef8 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42dc2e

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #838882 is the less saturated color, while #2cf812 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42dc2e 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
  • #dac331 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #f1ba4c Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #7bcfde Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #a2cc30 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #b1c641 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #66d49e Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population