#42e421 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42e421 is composed of 25.9% red, 89.4% green and 12.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 71.1% cyan, 0% magenta, 85.5% yellow and 10.6% black. It has a hue angle of 109.8 degrees, a saturation of 78.3% and a lightness of 51.2%. #42e421 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ff42 with #00c900. Closest websafe color is: #33cc33.

    • R 26
    • G 89
    • B 13
    RGB color chart
    • C 71
    • M 0
    • Y 86
    • K 11
    CMYK color chart

#42e421 color description : Vivid lime green.

#42e421 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42e421 has RGB values of R:66, G:228, B:33 and CMYK values of C:0.71, M:0, Y:0.86, K:0.11. Its decimal value is 4383777.

Hex triplet 42e421 #42e421
RGB Decimal 66, 228, 33 rgb(66,228,33)
RGB Percent 25.9, 89.4, 12.9 rgb(25.9%,89.4%,12.9%)
CMYK 71, 0, 86, 11
HSL 109.8°, 78.3, 51.2 hsl(109.8,78.3%,51.2%)
HSV (or HSB) 109.8°, 85.5, 89.4
Web Safe 33cc33 #33cc33
CIE-LAB 80.04, -72.54, 73.011
XYZ 30.263, 56.752, 10.798
xyY 0.309, 0.58, 56.752
CIE-LCH 80.04, 102.921, 134.814
CIE-LUV 80.04, -68.037, 94.197
Hunter-Lab 75.334, -60.127, 44.235
Binary 01000010, 11100100, 00100001

Color Schemes with #42e421

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Alternatives to #42e421

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#42e421 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42e421

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42e421;}
.background {background-color:#42e421;}
.border {border:1px solid #42e421;}

Shades and Tints of #42e421

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, #010501 is the darkest color, while #f5fef3 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42e421

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #818481 is the less saturated color, while #35f70e is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42e421 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.

  • #9d9d9d Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #8bab84 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #e1c924 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #f9bf45 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #7fd6e5 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #a7d323 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #b6cd38 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #69db9e Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population