Color Name: Key Lime
Hex Color Code: #E8F48C
RGB Color Code: RGB(232, 244, 140)
CMYK Values *: 4.9%, 0.0%, 42.6%, 4.3%




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Key Lime is a light lime color formulated by Crayola. It represents the color of Key lime citrus fruit.


What color is Key Lime?

Key Lime color belongs to the Green color family (hue). The hexadecimal color code (color number) for Key Lime is #E8F48C, and the RGB color code is RGB(232, 244, 140).

In the RGB color model, Key Lime has a red value of 232, a green value of 244, and a blue value of 140. The CMYK color model (also known as process color, used in color printing) comprises 4.9% cyan, 0.0% magenta, 42.6% yellow, and 4.3% key (black). The HSL color scale has a hue of 66.9° (degrees), 82.5 % saturation, and 75.3 % lightness. In the HSB/HSV color space, Key Lime has a hue of 66.9° (degrees), 42.6 % saturation and 95.7 % brightness/value.

Key Lime is cool or warm?

Key Lime is a warm color.





Color Codes - Color Space Conversions


Key Lime (Color - Crayola Crayons) color codes / color number / color space conversions - HEX, RGBA, CMYK, HSL, HSV/HSB, HYZ, CMY, HWB

RGBA - RGB(232, 244, 140)

Red 232 (91.0%)
Green 244 (95.7%)
Blue 140 (54.9%)
Alpha 1 (100.0%)

HSL

Hue 66.92°
Saturation 82.54 %.
Lightness 75.29 %.
HWB H: 66.92°
W: 54.90 %
B: 4.31 %
LRV ~ 83.8 %
Munsell Color System 4.5GY 9.2/7.4
XYZ X : 70.36
Y : 83.75
Z : 37.27
YXY Y1 : 83.75
X : 0.37
Y2 : 0.44
CMY C : 9.02%
M : 4.31%
Y : 45.10%

CMYK

Cyan 4.92%
Magenta 0.00%
Yellow 42.62%
Key 4.31%

HSV/HSB

Hue 66.92°
Saturation 42.62 %.
Brightness / Value 95.69 %.
CIE-Lab L : 93.34
A : -18.99
B : 48.62
CIE-Lch L : 93.34
C : 52.2
H : 111.33
CIE-Luv L : 93.34
U : -2.64
V : 67.56
Hunter-Lab L : 91.52
A : -22.91
B : 39.92








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Color Combinations


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Key Lime e8f48c Monochromatic Color Palette
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.

Key Lime e8f48c Analogous Color Palette
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.

Key Lime e8f48c triadic Color Palette
Triadic Color Palette

The triadic color palette has three colors separated by 120° in the RGB color wheel

Key Lime e8f48c tetradic Color Palette
Tetradic Color Palette

The tetradic colour scheme composed of two sets of complementary colors in a rectangular shape on the color wheel.







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