Lemon lime (#e3ff00) color information

The hexidecimal color, #e3ff00, is commonly known by the name "Lemon lime". It's labeled as "generic yellow". When people spot this color, Lemon lime (#e3ff00), in advertising materials, they might associate it with feelings of cheerfulness, having their attention grabbed, self-esteem, energy, and being center-of-attention. Shades of "generic yellow". typically aren't associated with technology.

Breakdown of Lemon lime (#e3ff00)

#e3ff00 is made up of (227, 255, 0) in RGB colorspace and (10.98, 0.00, 100.00, 0.00) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 14941952 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #ccff00. Black should be used ontop of #e3ff00 to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #e3ff00. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #e3ff00 luma #217.56
Websafe hex #ccff00 Black/white pairing Black
rgb rgb(227, 255, 0) Adobe RGB (234.00, 256.00, 57.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(89%, 100%, 0%) Closest named color Lemon lime
rgba rgba(227.0, 255.0, 0.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (93.81, -32.17, 54.36)
cmyk cmyk(10.98, 0.00, 100.00, 0.00) CIE-L*ab (95.16, -34.15, 93.17)
hsv hsv(66.62, 100.00, 50.00) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (95.16, 99.23, 110.13)
hsb hsb(66.62, 100.00, 100.00) CIE-L*uv (95.16, -12.25, 107.71)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Complimentary Colors of #Lemon lime (#e3ff00)

The Complimentary color scheme is made up of two colors. These two colors are opposite one another in the color spectrum. The first color is called the "base" #e3ff00 and the second color is called the "compliment" #1900ff.

The Split Complimentary color scheme offers most of the contrast of the Complimentary Color scheme but without being as intense.

Split Complimentary Colors of #Lemon lime (#e3ff00)

The Split Complimentary color scheme is made up of three colors. The base color #e3ff00 is paired with the two colors to the left and the right of compliment color #1900ff.

The Split Complimentary color scheme offers most of the contrast of the Complimentary Color scheme but without being as intense.

Triadic Colors of Lemon lime (#e3ff00)

The Triadic color scheme is made up of three colors. When viewed on a color wheel, all three colors are spaced evenly (120°) apart.

This color scheme tends to produce colors that are quite vibrant, regardless of saturation.

Tetradic Colors of Lemon lime (#e3ff00)

The Tetradic color scheme is made up of four colors. When viewed on a color wheel, all four colors are spaced evenly (90°) apart.

Find balance between the warm and cold colors if you desire to use the Tetradic color scheme in your design.

Analagous Colors of Lemon lime (#e3ff00)

The Analagous color scheme is made up of three colors. The three colors sit next to one another on the color wheel. The palette is made in similar fashion to how the Split Complimentary palette is made. However, the two secondary colors are adjacent to the base, not the compliment.

Analagous colors often appear in nature. If you're designing with the outdoors in mind, keep this color harmony at your disposal.

Lighter variations of #e3ff00

When you combine pure white with this color, #e3ff00, lighter shades are produced.

Darker shades of #e3ff00

Darker shades of #e3ff00 can be created by blending the color with different amounts of black.

Tones of #e3ff00

Tones are produced by blending #e3ff00 with gray

Lemon lime (#e3ff00) Gradients

A color gradient may also be known as color progression or a color ramp. A gradient is the gradual transition of one color into another. This section showcases gradients featuring #e3ff00 as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#e3ff00 → #1900ff
#e3ff00 → #ebff4c
#e3ff00 → #000000
#e3ff00 → #66ff00
#e3ff00 → #889900
#e3ff00 → #ff9900

How #e3ff00 looks in different atmospheres

Seeing #e3ff00 on a computer or phone screen is much different than how it may appear in the real world. Shown here are 20 different environment types and how #e3ff00 could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Interior Paints close to Lemon lime (#e3ff00)

Colors that have names have reached a point of status where they're more than just a hex code: they're real-world associated.

#e3ff00might be precisely the color you're looking for. But, the colors below are a close match. What's better is that they're named colors, meaning chances are there's more information about them. If you feel like taking a slight deviation in hue, click a color below to learn about why it's so unique.

#e3ff00 popular opposites

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#e3ff00. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

#e3ff00 in coding

Here you can easily copy-and-paste formatted color code for use with your favorite programming/markup languages like HTML/CSS, Java, Objective-C, and GameMaker Language.

Language Syntax
HTML, CSS #e3ff00
Java new Color(227, 255, 0);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 227, 255, 0);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:227 green:255 blue:0 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(227f, 255f, 0f);
Swift UIColor(red:227, green:255, blue:0, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $00ffe3
Python Color('#e3ff00')

Base Conversions of hex color #e3ff00

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #e3ff00. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 14941952 while the individual RGB conversions are: 227, 255, 0.

Red Green Blue
Binary 11100011 11111111 00000000
Hex e3 ff 00
Octal 343 377 0
Decimal 227 255 0

Icons incorporating the color #e3ff00

If you're considering using #e3ff00 in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color #e3ff00 on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that Black-colored text should be used on a #e3ff00 colored background for best readability. But, you can be the judge of that by looking at the examples below. Accessibility is an important aspect of (web) design that is many a developer's afterthought.

To learn more about accessible colors, read Google's article covering best practices and principals.

This text is hex color #e3ff00 on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #e3ff00 on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #e3ff00 background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #e3ff00 background.
This text is hex color #e3ff00 on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #e3ff00 on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #e3ff00 and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #e3ff00 and white (#ffffff) background.