digplanet beta 1: Athena
Share digplanet:

Agriculture

Applied sciences

Arts

Belief

Business

Chronology

Culture

Education

Environment

Geography

Health

History

Humanities

Language

Law

Life

Mathematics

Nature

People

Politics

Science

Society

Technology

LimeHow to read this color infobox
Limes.jpg
About these coordinates     Color coordinates
Hex triplet #BFFF00
sRGBB  (rgb) (191, 255, 0)
CMYKH   (c, m, y, k) (25, 0, 100, 0)
HSV       (h, s, v) (75°, 100%, 100[1]%)
Source Maerz & Paul[2]
B: Normalized to [0–255] (byte)
H: Normalized to [0–100] (hundred)

Lime, also traditionally known as lime green, lime-green, or bitter lime, is a color that is a shade of green, so named because it is a representation of the color of the citrus fruit called limes. It is the color that is in between the web color chartreuse and yellow on the color wheel.[2] It is of green hue and is also one of Crayola's many colors.

Lime (traditional lime green)[edit]

The first recorded use of lime green as a color name in English was in 1890.[3][2]

Lime (color#BFFF00) is a pure spectral color at approximately 564 nanometers on the visible spectrum when plotted on the CIE chromaticity diagram.

Variations of lime[edit]

Lemon Lime[edit]

Lemon LimeHow to read this color infobox
About these coordinates     Color coordinates
Hex triplet #E3FF00
sRGBB  (rgb) (227, 255, 0)
CMYKH   (c, m, y, k) (11, 0, 100, 0)
HSV       (h, s, v) (67°, 100%, 100%)
Source Sprite
B: Normalized to [0–255] (byte)
H: Normalized to [0–100] (hundred)

Lemon-Lime is a fluorescent chartreuse color that is named after the carbonated soft drinks such as Sprite, 7 Up and Sierra Mist.

The red value to this neon color is almost to Yellow.

Volt[edit]

VoltHow to read this color infobox
About these coordinates     Color coordinates
Hex triplet #CEFF00
sRGBB  (rgb) (206, 255, 0)
HSV       (h, s, v) (72°, 100%, 100%)
Source Complex.com[4]
B: Normalized to [0–255] (byte)

At right is displayed the color Volt.

The color Volt is used by Nike in several of their athletic products, most notably their Air Max 90 Hyperfuse sneakers, which were introduced in 2011. This color is similar to Electric Lime below.

Electric lime[edit]

Electric LimeHow to read this color infobox
About these coordinates     Color coordinates
Hex triplet #CCFF00
sRGBB  (rgb) (204, 255, 0)
HSV       (h, s, v) (72°, 100%, 100%)
Source Crayola
B: Normalized to [0–255] (byte)

At right is displayed the color electric lime.

This Crayola color was created in 1990.

This tint of lime is popular in psychedelic art.

French lime[edit]

Lime (Pourpre.com)How to read this color infobox
About these coordinates     Color coordinates
Hex triplet #9EFD38
sRGBB  (rgb) (158, 253, 56)
CMYKH   (c, m, y, k) (38, 0, 78, 1)
HSV       (h, s, v) (89°, 78%, 99[5]%)
Source Pourpre.com
B: Normalized to [0–255] (byte)
H: Normalized to [0–100] (hundred)

At right is displayed the color French lime, which is the shade of lime called "lime" in the Pourpre.com color list, a color list widely popular in France.

Web color "lime" (X11 Green)[edit]

Lime (HTML/CSS); Green (X11)How to read this color infobox
About these coordinates     Color coordinates
Hex triplet #00FF00
sRGBB  (rgb) (0, 255, 0)
Source HTML/CSS[6]
B: Normalized to [0–255] (byte)

The web color named "lime" actually corresponds to the green primary of an RGB display: it has a different HTML color code (#00FF00). A sample can be seen to the right.

See the chart Color names that clash between X11 and HTML/CSS in the X11 color names article to see those colors which are different in HTML and X11.

This color is the color of lime Jell-O and lemon lime Kool-Aid.

Web color lime green[edit]

Lime GreenHow to read this color infobox
About these coordinates     Color coordinates
Hex triplet #32CD32
sRGBB  (rgb) (50, 205, 50)
Source X11[6]
B: Normalized to [0–255] (byte)

Displayed at right is the web color called "lime green".


Lime in human culture[edit]

Music

Politics

The logo of the PAIS Alliance of Ecuador

Sexuality

Sports

Transportation

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Color Conversion Tool set to hex code of color #BFFF00 (Lime):". Web.forret.com. Retrieved 2010-06-08. 
  2. ^ a b c Maerz and Paul A Dictionary of Color New York:1930 McGraw-Hill; The index refers to Plate 20 Color Sample J1 as Lime Green; this color is shown on Plate 20 as being halfway between yellow-green (the old name for the color that is now called chartreuse green) and yellow on the color wheel.
  3. ^ The Daily News (London) 14 July 1890. "lime, n2.". Oxford English Dictionary online version. Oxford University Press. September 2011. Retrieved 2011-11-15.  (subscription or UK public library membership required)
  4. ^ The 10 Most Significant Colors in Sneaker History
  5. ^ web.forret.com Color Conversion Tool set to hex code of color #9EFD38 (French Lime):
  6. ^ a b "W3C TR CSS3 Color Module, HTML4 color keywords". W3.org. Retrieved 2010-06-08. 
  7. ^ Gay City USA Handkerchief Codes:
  8. ^ List of New York City Subway lines

External links[edit]


Original courtesy of Wikipedia: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lime_(color) — Please support Wikipedia.
This page uses Creative Commons Licensed content from Wikipedia. A portion of the proceeds from advertising on Digplanet goes to supporting Wikipedia.

1040 news items

Shurtugal.com

Shurtugal.com
Fri, 19 Sep 2014 06:01:08 -0700

... you'll want to be sure to paint some of your eggs a lighter shade. In this example, a majority of the thumbtacks are a darker metallic green, whereas a few thumbtacks were painted with a pearlescent lime color to add a bit of variety to the scales ...

The Commercial Dispatch

The Commercial Dispatch
Mon, 15 Sep 2014 07:48:45 -0700

Their luscious lime color makes for beautiful fall decorations mixed with pumpkin orange, harvest gold, and deep browns. You must check your decorations often because bodock balls will rot quickly and make a mess. The squirrels like to eat them and ...
 
Gizbot
Tue, 16 Sep 2014 00:26:17 -0700

The Sony Xperia E3 Dual comes in white, black and lime color options. It is priced at Rs. 12,990. On the other hand, the Xperia E3 comes in black and white color variants and is priced at Rs. 11,990. Anyways, today Gizbot has come up with the top 10 ...
 
The Westside Story
Thu, 04 Sep 2014 14:45:14 -0700

It will be available in black, white, copper, and an exclusive lime color as well. Sony has a tradition of introducing a bunch of devices at the IFA every year, and with the introduction of Xperia Z3 Compact and E3 along with the stronger than ever ...
 
Giudicarie.com
Sun, 31 Aug 2014 15:04:23 -0700

Alle 23.40 ha fatto il suo ingresso a Bocenago e si è diretta verso la Chiesa. Qualche giorno fa, si dice abbia fatto colazione con una pecora, in un maso tra Bocenago e Massimeno, oggi si è fatta viva in paese. Lei è Daniza, l'orsa che con i suoi due ...
 
BSC News
Sun, 31 Aug 2014 23:27:50 -0700

Alex Stuart - Place to Be ( Gaya Music) Par Nicolas Vidal - BSCNEWS.FR / Largement reconnu pour son talent, le guitariste australien Alex Stuart récidive avec ce troisième album « Place to be" où se croisent et finissent par s'entrechoquer diverses ...
 
BSC News
Sat, 30 Aug 2014 09:17:15 -0700

Le chef de Nobunaga, Mitsuru Nishimura, Takuro Kajikawa, Komikku Par Julie Cadilhac - BSCNEWS.FR / Ken a traversé le temps: il se réveille 400 ans plus tôt dans un Japon féodal, en pleine époque Sengoku, "l'ère des pays en guerre". Comment est-il ...
 
La Nuova del Sud Basilicata
Mon, 01 Sep 2014 00:52:30 -0700

POTENZA - Le alterne vicende della Torre de' Guevara non finiscono mai. Dopo le polemiche sul parcheggio in uso esclusivo dell'Istituto Scolastico, si parla di riqualificazione dell'area antistante di proprietà della Provincia di Potenza. Durante i ...
Loading

Oops, we seem to be having trouble contacting Twitter

Support Wikipedia

A portion of the proceeds from advertising on Digplanet goes to supporting Wikipedia. Please add your support for Wikipedia!