Color Name: Lime
Hex Color Code: #BFFF00
RGB Color Code: RGB(191, 255, 0)
CMYK Values *: 25.1%, 0.0%, 100.0%, 0.0%




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Lime color represents the color of the lime citrus fruit.  Lime is a yellow-green shade, and it is between the web color chartreuse and yellow on the color wheel.


What color is Lime?

Lime color belongs to the Yellow color family (hue). The hexadecimal color code (color number) for Lime is #BFFF00, and the RGB color code is RGB(191, 255, 0).

In the RGB color model, Lime has a red value of 191, 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 25.1% cyan, 0.0% magenta, 100.0% yellow, and 0.0% key (black). The HSL color scale has a hue of 75.1° (degrees), 100.0 % saturation, and 50.0 % lightness. In the HSB/HSV color space, Lime has a hue of 75.1° (degrees), 100.0 % saturation and 100.0 % brightness/value.

Lime is cool or warm?

Lime is a warm color.





Color Codes - Color Space Conversions


Lime color codes / color number / color space conversions - HEX, RGBA, CMYK, HSL, HSV/HSB, HYZ, CMY, HWB

RGBA - RGB(191, 255, 0)

Red 191 (74.9%)
Green 255 (100.0%)
Blue 0 (0.0%)
Alpha 1 (100.0%)

HSL

Hue 75.06°
Saturation 100.00 %.
Lightness 50.00 %.
HWB H: 75.06°
W: 0.00 %
B: 0.00 %
LRV ~ 82.6 %
Munsell Color System 6GY 9.2/18.9
XYZ X : 57.25
Y : 82.6
Z : 12.93
YXY Y1 : 82.6
X : 0.37
Y2 : 0.54
CMY C : 25.10%
M : 0.00%
Y : 100.00%

CMYK

Cyan 25.10%
Magenta 0.00%
Yellow 100.00%
Key 0.00%

HSV/HSB

Hue 75.06°
Saturation 100.00 %.
Brightness / Value 100.00 %.
CIE-Lab L : 92.84
A : -46.87
B : 89.36
CIE-Lch L : 92.84
C : 100.91
H : 117.68
CIE-Luv L : 92.84
U : -31.76
V : 106.82
Hunter-Lab L : 90.88
A : -46.61
B : 55.19








Similar Colors and Paints



Colors similar to Lime


Here are the colors similar to Lime . Delta E (ΔE) is the measure of the difference between two colors. Delta E is measured on a scale from 0 to 100, where 0 means exact match, and 100 is the highest difference.


#CCFF00
Fluorescent Yellow
ΔE - 1.98 (98.0% similar)
#CCFF00
Electric Lime
ΔE - 1.98 (98.0% similar)
#A7FC00
Spring Bud
ΔE - 3.14 (96.9% similar)




Paint similar to Lime


Here are the best recommended paint colors similar to Lime . Delta E (ΔE) is the measure of the difference between two colors. Delta E is measured on a scale from 0 to 100, where 0 means exact match, and 100 is the highest difference.


Benjamin Moore

#D2E169
Apple Green (2026-40)
ΔE - 10.57 (89.4% similar)
#BDD120
Snow Cone Green (2026-30)
ΔE - 10.94 (89.1% similar)
#E1E465
Limelight (2025-40)
ΔE - 11.46 (88.5% similar)
#D2D612
New Lime (2025-30)
ΔE - 12.02 (88.0% similar)

PPG Paints

#BED565
Glow Worm (PPG1220-6)
ΔE - 12.12 (87.9% similar)
#BECE61
Boogie Blast (PPG1219-5)
ΔE - 13.61 (86.4% similar)
#C1E089
Livin' Large (PPG1221-5)
ΔE - 13.76 (86.2% similar)
#CCD87A
Goody Gumdrop (PPG1219-4)
ΔE - 13.85 (86.2% similar)

Sherwin Williams

#B2C216
Center Stage (SW 6920)
ΔE - 14.36 (85.6% similar)
#9ABA25
Electric Lime (SW 6921)
ΔE - 16.12 (83.9% similar)
#D2D083
Primavera (SW 9031)
ΔE - 17.57 (82.4% similar)
#DAD790
Gleeful (SW 6709)
ΔE - 17.85 (82.1% similar)

Behr

#B2DD8E
Early Spring (MQ4-46)
ΔE - 15.70 (84.3% similar)
#D8D06B
Lime Tree (P340-4)
ΔE - 16.35 (83.7% similar)
#E8E097
Reviving Green (P340-3)
ΔE - 17.88 (82.1% similar)
#CCC14D
Anime (P340-5)
ΔE - 18.10 (81.9% similar)







Color Combinations


View more Lime - #BFFF00 color palettes and color scheme combinations


Lime bfff00 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.

Lime bfff00 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.

Lime bfff00 triadic Color Palette
Triadic Color Palette

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

Lime bfff00 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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Lime - #BFFF00 Color Images and Patterns


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