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Chartreuse Color

Color Name: Chartreuse
Hex Color Code: #80FF00
RGB Color Code: RGB(128, 255, 0)
CMYK Values: 49.80%, 0.00%, 100.00%, 0.00%
HEX #80FF00 Chartreuse Color - Color Code

On the RGB color wheel, Chartreuse is defined as the colour halfway between yellow and green. The colour halfway between yellow and green on the RGB color wheel has a hex code of 80FF00.

What color is Chartreuse?

Chartreuse color belongs to the Yellow color family (hue). The hexadecimal color code (color number) for Chartreuse is #80FF00, and the RGB color code is RGB(128, 255, 0).

In the RGB color model, Chartreuse has a red value of 128, a green value of 255, and a blue value of 0. The CMYK color model (also known as process color, used in color printing) comprises 49.8% cyan, 0.0% magenta, 100.0% yellow, and 0.0% key (black). The HSL color scale has a hue of 89.9° (degrees), 100.0 % saturation, and 50.0 % lightness. In the HSB/HSV color space, Chartreuse has a hue of 89.9° (degrees), 100.0 % saturation and 100.0 % brightness/value.

Color Codes

Chartreuse color codes / color number - HEX, RGBA, CMYK, HSL, HSV/HSB, HYZ, CMY

RGBA - RGB(128, 255, 0)

Red 128
Green 255
Blue 0
Alpha 255


Cyan 49.80 %.
Magenta 0.00 %.
Yellow 100.00 %.
Key 0.00 %.


Hue 89.88°
Saturation 100.00 %.
Lightness 50.00 %.


Hue 89.88°
Saturation 100.00 %.
Brightness / Value 100.00 %.
LRV ~ 76.1 %
Munsell Color System 8.2GY 8.9/18.6
XYZ X : 44.66
Y : 76.11
Z : 12.34
YXY Y1 : 76.11
X : 0.34
Y2 : 0.57
CMY C : 49.80%
M : 0.00%
Y : 100.00%
CIE-Lab L : 89.91
A : -67.79
B : 85.83
CIE-Lch L : 89.91
C : 109.37
H : 128.3
CIE-Luv L : 89.91
U : -60.55
V : 107.07
Hunter-Lab L : 87.24
A : -61.29
B : 52.68

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Color Combinations

Chartreuse - #80FF00 Color Schemes and Palettes

Monochromatic Color Palette

Monochromatic colors belong to the same hue angle but different tints and shades. Monochromatic color palette can be generated by keeping the exact hue of the base color and then changing the saturation and lightness.


Analogous Color Palette

Analogous colors are a group of colors adjacent to each other on a color wheel. Group of these adjacent colors forms Analogous color scheme Palette. Analogous Palette can be generated by increasing or decreasing the hue value by 30 points.


Here is the Triadic and Tetradic Color Scheme of Chartreuse. The triadic color palette has three colors separated by 120° in the RGB color wheel and tetradic colour scheme composed of two sets of complementary colors in a rectangular shape on the color wheel.

Triadic Color Scheme Palette


Tetradic Color Scheme Palette


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