#42e521 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #42e521 is composed of 25.9% red, 89.8% green and 12.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 71.2% cyan, 0% magenta, 85.6% yellow and 10.2% black. It has a hue angle of 109.9 degrees, a saturation of 79% and a lightness of 51.4%. #42e521 color hex could be obtained by blending #84ff42 with #00cb00. Closest websafe color is: #33cc33.

    • R 26
    • G 90
    • B 13
    RGB color chart
    • C 71
    • M 0
    • Y 86
    • K 10
    CMYK color chart

#42e521 color description : Vivid lime green.

#42e521 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #42e521 has RGB values of R:66, G:229, B:33 and CMYK values of C:0.71, M:0, Y:0.86, K:0.1. Its decimal value is 4384033.

Hex triplet 42e521 #42e521
RGB Decimal 66, 229, 33 rgb(66,229,33)
RGB Percent 25.9, 89.8, 12.9 rgb(25.9%,89.8%,12.9%)
CMYK 71, 0, 86, 10
HSL 109.9°, 79, 51.4 hsl(109.9,79%,51.4%)
HSV (or HSB) 109.9°, 85.6, 89.8
Web Safe 33cc33 #33cc33
CIE-LAB 80.35, -72.843, 73.284
XYZ 30.539, 57.304, 10.89
xyY 0.309, 0.58, 57.304
CIE-LCH 80.35, 103.328, 134.827
CIE-LUV 80.35, -68.375, 94.599
Hunter-Lab 75.699, -60.462, 44.46
Binary 01000010, 11100101, 00100001

Color Schemes with #42e521

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Alternatives to #42e521

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#42e521 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #42e521

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CSS codes
.text {color:#42e521;}
.background {background-color:#42e521;}
.border {border:1px solid #42e521;}

Shades and Tints of #42e521

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, #020601 is the darkest color, while #f5fef4 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #42e521

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #818680 is the less saturated color, while #35f80e is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #42e521 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.

  • #9e9e9e Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #8cac85 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #e2ca24 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #fac046 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #7fd7e6 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #a8d423 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #b7cd38 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #69dc9e Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population