#42e517 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42e517 is composed of 25.9% red, 89.8% green and 9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 71.2% cyan, 0% magenta, 90% yellow and 10.2% black. It has a hue angle of 107.5 degrees, a saturation of 81.7% and a lightness of 49.4%. #42e517 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ff2e with #00cb00. Closest websafe color is: #33cc00.

    • R 26
    • G 90
    • B 9
    RGB color chart
    • C 71
    • M 0
    • Y 90
    • K 10
    CMYK color chart

#42e517 color description : Vivid lime green.

#42e517 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42e517 has RGB values of R:66, G:229, B:23 and CMYK values of C:0.71, M:0, Y:0.9, K:0.1. Its decimal value is 4384023.

Hex triplet 42e517 #42e517
RGB Decimal 66, 229, 23 rgb(66,229,23)
RGB Percent 25.9, 89.8, 9 rgb(25.9%,89.8%,9%)
CMYK 71, 0, 90, 10
HSL 107.5°, 81.7, 49.4 hsl(107.5,81.7%,49.4%)
HSV (or HSB) 107.5°, 90, 89.8
Web Safe 33cc00 #33cc00
CIE-LAB 80.323, -73.176, 75.067
XYZ 30.419, 57.256, 10.259
xyY 0.311, 0.585, 57.256
CIE-LCH 80.323, 104.832, 134.269
CIE-LUV 80.323, -68.486, 95.81
Hunter-Lab 75.668, -60.659, 44.929
Binary 01000010, 11100101, 00010111

Color Schemes with #42e517

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Alternatives to #42e517

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#42e517 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42e517

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42e517;}
.background {background-color:#42e517;}
.border {border:1px solid #42e517;}

Shades and Tints of #42e517

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, #040f02 is the darkest color, while #fdfffc is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42e517

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #7a8478 is the less saturated color, while #37f804 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42e517 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
  • #8bab82 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #e2ca18 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #fbc040 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #7fd7e6 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #a8d418 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #b7cd31 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #69dc9b Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population