#21c40e Color Information

#21c40e Color Information
Details | Shades, Tints, and Tones | Variations | Color Coordinates | Color Schemes | HTML+CSS Examples | Coding & Programming | Color Blindness | Accessibility | Related Colors

The hexadecimal value (hex value) of this color is #21c40e, and its official name is Crude Banana. In RGB, it consists of 12.9% Red, 76.9% Green, and 5.5% Blue. Likewise, in the CMYK color space, it consists of 83.2% Cyan, 0% Magenta, 92.9% Yellow, and 23.1% Black. On the color wheel, its Hue is found at 113.7°, with saturation of 86.7% and lightness of 41.2%. The decimal value for #21c40e is 2212878, and its nearest "web safe" color is #33cc00. In the RGB color space, the strongest component for #21c40e is green. In the CMYK color space, its strongest component is yellow. And in the RYB color space, its strongest component is yellow.
  • HexHex code for this color#21c40e Copy
  • NameThe common name of this colorCrude Banana Copy
  • RGBRed, Green, Blue composition for this color33, 196, 14 Copy
  • RGB PercentPercent Red, Green, Blue composition for this color12.9%, 76.9%, 5.5% Copy
  • CMYCyan, Magenta, Yellow composition for this color0.871, 0.231, 0.945 Copy
  • CMYKCyan, Magenta, Yellow, Black composition for this color0.832, 0, 0.929, 0.231 Copy
  • HSLHue, Saturation, Lightness combination for this color113.7°, 86.7%, 41.2% Copy
  • HSV (or HSB)Hue, Saturation, Brightness combination for this color113.7°, 92.9%, 76.9% Copy
  • XYZCIE 1931 color space XYZ coordinates for this color20.446, 39.835, 7.027 Copy
  • RYBRed, Yellow, Blue composition for this color14, 196, 177 Copy
  • DecimalDecimal representation of this color's hex code2212878 Copy
  • CIE-LABCIELAB color space coordinates for this color69.352, -68.304, 66.936 Copy
  • CIE-LCHCIE-LCH color space coordinates for this color (chroma, hue, etc.)69.352, 95.634, 135.580 Copy
  • CIE-LUVCIE-LUV color space coordinates for this color69.352, -62.984, 83.553 Copy
  • Hunter LabHunter-Lab color space coordinates for this color63.115, -52.625, 37.580 Copy
  • xyYCIE xyY color space coordinates for this color0.304, 0.592, 39.835 Copy
  • AndroidValue of this color in Android development4280402958 / 0xff21c40e Copy
  • Web SafeHex code of the nearest "web safe" version of this color#33cc00 Copy
Last Updated: February 28, 2024

Shades of #21c40e

Shades are created by adding black to or removing lightness from a particular color. For #21c40e, its pure hue is 113.7° on the color wheel and its saturation is 86.7%, and its lightness is 41.2%. As the amount of black is added to this hue and we reduce its lightness, the result is increasingly darker shades tints. The palette given below provides 9 different shades of #21c40e, which — excluding black and our original color — range from #041902 to #1dac0c.

Tints of #21c40e

Tints are created by adding white or lightness to a particular color. For #21c40e, its pure hue is 113.7° on the color wheel and its saturation is 86.7%, and its lightness is 41.2%. As the amount of white (lightness) is added to this hue, the result is increasingly lighter tints. The following palette gives 9 different tints of #21c40e, which — excluding white and our original color — range from #3dcb2c to #e3f8e1.

Tones of #21c40e

Tones are the result of adding gray to a pure hue. In the case of #21c40e, its pure hue is 113.7° on the color wheel and its saturation is 86.7%, so we increase this saturation to create more colorful tones, and decrease the saturation to create grayer tones. The palette shown below gives 9 different tones of #21c40e, which range from #696969 (the grayest / 0% saturation) to #16d200 (the most colorful / 100% saturation).

Variations of #21c40e

There are several ways to create color variations and premutations of #21c40e! For #21c40e, there are 6 variations of the color that can be created by swapping its Red, Green, and Blue color positions, of which 5 are different from our original color. Among these six variations, there are 6 unique colors including our original color, #21c40e. Click on these colors to learn more about them, too!

Color Coordinates of #21c40e

This color, #21c40e, consists of 12.9% Red, 76.9% Green, and 5.5% Blue, resulting in color coordinates Red = 33, Green = 196, Blue = 14. Likewise, the CMYK color space composition for #21c40e is 83.2% Cyan, 0% Magenta, 92.9% Yellow, and 23.1% Black. These values are shown in the following charts and tables.

R12.9%
C83.2%
G76.9%
M0.0%
B5.5%
Y92.9%
K23.1%
Color Base R (Red) G (Green) B (Blue)
Decimal 33 196 14
Octal 41 304 16
Hexa #21 #c4 #0e
Binary 00100001 11000100 00001110
Color Base C (Cyan) M (Magenta) Y (Yellow) Y (Black)
Decimal 83 0 92 23
Octal 123 0 134 27
Hexa #53 #00 #5c #17
Binary 01010011 00000000 01011100 00010111

Analogous Colors of #21c40e

Analogous colors are located 30 degrees away from a color's hue on the color wheel. For #21c40e — which has hue 113.7° — its analogous colors are located at 83.7° and 143.7° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #21c40e.

Triadic Colors of #21c40e

Triadic colors are located 120 degrees away from a color's hue on the color wheel, which means the original color and its triadic colors are equidistant from one another on the color wheel and form a triangle. For #21c40e — which has hue 113.7° — its triadic colors are located at 113.7° and 353.7° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #21c40e.

Complementary Color of #21c40e

A complementary color is located opposite a color on the color wheel (180 degrees away). For #21c40e — which has hue 113.7° — its complementary color is located at 293.7° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #21c40e.

Split Complementary Colors of #21c40e

Split complementary colors are the analogs of a color's complement, which places them 210 degrees away on the color wheel from an original color. For #21c40e — which has hue 113.7° — its split complementary colors its split complementary colors are located at 113.7° and 323.7° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #21c40e.

Tetradic Colors of #21c40e

Tetradic colors are two sets of complementary colors on either side of a color wheel from each other, forming a rectangle on the color wheel. For #21c40e — which has hue 113.7° — its tetradic colors are located at 23.7°, 113.7°, 203.7°, and 293.7° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #21c40e.

Monochromatic Colors of #21c40e

Monochromatic colors are colors that share a common hue but that have different saturations and lightness. For #21c40e, we show 9 different monochromatic colors of it, ranging from #135f0b — (which has very low saturation and very low lightness) — to #56f943 (which has a very high saturation and very high lightness).

HTML+CSS Examples & Previews of #21c40e

We want to make getting started with #21c40e on your website fast and easy! Below are 8 examples of how to integrate #21c40e into a website using HTML+CSS. These examples include showing how #21c40e can be used to color text, backgrounds, shadows, and borders, as well as how it can be used as a solid fill or gradient fill for rectangles. These examples principally make use of <span> and <div> tags, although the CSS shown in particular can be repurposed to make use of #21c40e with other HTML elements.

#21c40e Foreground / Text Color

The color of this text is #21c40e.
<span style="color: #21c40e;">The color of this text is #21c40e.</span>

#21c40e Background Color

The background color for this text is #21c40e.
<div style="background-color: #21c40e; color:#ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">The background color for this text is #21c40e.</div>

#21c40e Text Shadow Color

This color for the shadow of this text is #21c40e.
<span style="text-shadow: 3px 3px 3px #21c40e;">This color for the shadow of this text is #21c40e.</span>

#21c40e Border Color

This is a div with border color #21c40e.
<div style="border: #21c40e 4px solid;width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a div with border color #21c40e.</div>

#21c40e Color Rectangle on a White Background

This is a rectangle of color #21c40e on a white background.
<div style="background-color: #ffffff; padding: 60px; width:100%; height: 100%;"><div style="background-color: #21c40e; color:#ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; padding: 10px; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a rectangle of color #21c40e on a white background.</div></div>

#21c40e Color Rectangle on a Black Background

This is a rectangle of color #21c40e on a black background.
<div style="background-color: #000000; padding: 60px; width:100%; height: 100%;"><div style="background-color: #21c40e; color:#ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; padding: 10px; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a rectangle of color #21c40e on a black background.</div></div>

Gradient from #21c40e to White

This is a gradient from #21c40e to white.
<div style="background: -webkit-linear-gradient(left,#21c40e,white); /* Firefox */ background: linear-gradient(to right,#21c40e,white); /* Safari */ background: -o-linear-gradient(left,#21c40e,white); /* Opera */ background: -moz-linear-gradient(left,#21c40e,white); width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a gradient from #21c40e to white.</div>

Gradient from #21c40e to Black

This is a gradient from #21c40e to black.
<div style="background: -webkit-linear-gradient(left,#21c40e,black); /* Firefox */ background: linear-gradient(to right,#21c40e,black); /* Safari */ background: -o-linear-gradient(left,#21c40e,black); /* Opera */ background: -moz-linear-gradient(left,#21c40e,black); color: #ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a gradient from #21c40e to black.</div>

Coding & Programming with #21c40e

In addition to using #21c40e on the web, we know you might want to use it in your mobile and desktop apps, too. Whatever your needs, the table below shows how to access #21c40e in the language and environment of your choice. These code snippets are principally the hexadecimal representation of #21c40e, or the RGB color coordinates for the same (Red = 33, Green = 196, Blue = 14). If you need details about the color coordinates of #21c40e in other color spaces, refer to these details as provided toward the top of this page.

Language Environment Code Snippet
HTML + CSS (Hex Code) Web #21c40e
HTML + CSS (RGB Code) Web rgb(33, 196, 14)
CSS Background Color Web .myclass { background-color: #21c40e; }
CSS Foreground + Text Color Web .myclass { color: #21c40e; }
CSS Border Color Web .myclass { border: 2px solid #21c40e; }
Java (Multi-platform) new Color(33, 196, 14);
Python (Multi-platform) Color("#21c40e")
Swift iOS UIColor(red:33, green:196, blue:14, alpha:1.0000)
Objective-C (iOS) iOS [UIColor colorWithRed:33 green:196 blue:14 alpha:1.0000];
OpenGL (Graphics) glColor3f(33f, 196f, 14f);
C# / .NET Windows Color.FromArgb(33, 196, 14);
 

#21c40e Color Blindness

Not everyone can see #21c40e the same way. For those with color blindness, #21c40e might look very, very different. Here, we simulate eight examples of color blindness, and how #21c40e looks next to each one of them. In all cases, #21c40e is placed in a circle in the upper-left corner of each of the below boxes, with the color in the rest of those boxes signifying how #21c40e looks for someone with that type of color blindness. Many people will perceive close similarities between the colors in these boxes and the colors in the circles — with some noticing particular similarities. We offer this insight so that as you make choices about colors to use for your purposes, you can make an informed decision about whether #21c40e will be a good fit for everyone in your audience!

Trichromacy

Protanomaly
Affects 1 in 100 Men & 1 in 10,000 Women

Deuteranomaly
Affects 1 in 17 Men & 1 in 250 Women

Tritanomaly
Affects 1 in 10,000

Dichromacy

Protanopia
Affects 1 in 100, Mostly Men

Deuteranopia
Affects 1 in 100, Mostly Men

Tritanopia
Affects 1 in 100,000

Monochromacy

Achromatopsia
Affects 1 in 20,000

Achromatopsia
Affects 1 in 100,000

Accessibility

Not Accessibility Recommended

We analyzed whether #21c40e is an accessible color when used as a text / foreground color against a white background. This analysis is based on the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 2 Level issued by W3C. Based on this analysis, we calculate a contrast ratio against white of approximately 2.3:1 against white. Under both the AA and AAA level standards, this is not a high enough ratio to be considered accessible for either normal size or large text.

WCAG AA
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WCAG AA
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WCAG AAA
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WCAG AAA
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