#00ff00 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #00ff00 (also known as Green, Electric green) is composed of 0% red, 100% green and 0% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 100% cyan, 0% magenta, 100% yellow and 0% black. It has a hue angle of 120 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 50%. #00ff00 color hex could be obtained by blending #00ff00 with #00ff00. #00ff00 (or #0f0) is a websafe color.

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#00ff00 color description : Pure (or mostly pure) lime green.

#00ff00 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #00ff00 has RGB values of R:0, G:255, B:0 and CMYK values of C:1, M:0, Y:1, K:0. Its decimal value is 65280.

    • Hex triplet 00ff00
      #00ff00
    • RGB Decimal 0, 255, 0
      rgb(0,255,0)
    • RGB Percent 0, 100, 0
      rgb(0%,100%,0%)
    • CMYK 100, 0, 100, 0
    • HSL 120°, 100, 50
      hsl(120,100%,50%)
    • HSV (or HSB) 120°, 100, 100
    • Web Safe 00ff00
      #00ff00
    • CIE-LAB 87.735, -86.183, 83.18
    • XYZ 35.758, 71.516, 11.919
    • xyY 0.3, 0.6, 71.516
    • CIE-LCH 87.735, 119.776, 136.016
    • CIE-LUV 87.735, -83.078, 107.399
    • Hunter-Lab 84.567, -72.516, 50.84
    • Binary 00000000, 11111111, 00000000

Color Schemes with #00ff00

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Alternatives to #00ff00

Below, you can see some colors close to #00ff00. Having a set of related colors can be useful if you need an inspirational alternative to your original color choice.

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#00ff00 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #00ff00

This text has a font color of #00ff00.

<span style="color:#00ff00;">Text here</span>
#00ff00 background color

This paragraph has a background color of #00ff00.

<p style="background-color:#00ff00;">Content here</p>
#00ff00 border color

This element has a border color of #00ff00.

<div style="border:1px solid #00ff00;">Content here</div>
CSS codes
.text {color:#00ff00;}
.background {background-color:#00ff00;}
.border {border:1px solid #00ff00;}

Shades and Tints of #00ff00

A shade is achieved by adding black to any pure hue, while a tint is created by mixing white to any pure color. In this example, #001400 is the darkest color, while #ffffff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #00ff00

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #768976 is the less saturated color, while #00ff00 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #00ff00 is perceived by people affected by a color vision deficiency. This can be useful if you need to ensure your color combinations are accessible to color-blind users.

  • #969696 Achromatopsia :
    0.005% of the population
  • #78ab78 Atypical Achromatopsia :
    0.001% of the population
Monochromacy
  • #f8de00 Protanopia :
    1% of men
  • #ffd79f Deuteranopia :
    1% of men
  • #7cedff Tritanopia :
    0.001% of the population
Dichromacy
  • #9eea00 Protanomaly :
    1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #a2e665 Deuteranomaly :
    6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #4ff4a2 Tritanomaly:
    0.01% of the population
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