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the color Chartreuse

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Appropriately named for its resemblance to the French liqueur, chartreuse is a yellow green color that sits between yellow and green in the color wheel. Its hex code is #DFFF00.

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Chartreuse is a vivid color that combines the vitality of green with the energy and optimism of yellow. It is thus associated with healing, good health, and a healthy lifestyle.

Chartreuse can be used in combination with nearby colors such as green as well as blues, grays, and neutrals. Due to its brightness and saturation, chartreuse is best used as an accent or highlight.

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Information about Chartreuse / #DFFF00

In a RGB color space (made from three colored lights for red, green, and blue), hex #DFFF00 is made of 87.5% red, 100% green and 0% blue. In a CMYK color space (also known as process color, or four color, and used in color printing), hex #DFFF00 is made of 13% cyan, 0% magenta, 100% yellow and 0% black. Chartreuse has a hue angle of 67.5 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 50%.

Color conversion

The hexadecimal color #DFFF00 has RGB values of R: 87.5, G: 100, B: 0 and CMYK values of C: 0.13, M: 0, Y: 1, K:0.

ValueCSS
Hex

dfff00

#dfff00

RGB Decimal

223, 255, 0

rgb(223, 255, 0)

RGB Percentage

87.5, 100, 0

rgb(87.5%, 100%, 0%)

CMYK

13, 0, 100, 0

HSL

67.5°, 100, 50

hsl(67.5°, 100%, 50%)

HSV (or HSB)

67.5°, 100, 100

Web Safe

ccff00

#ccff00

CIE-LAB

94.827, -34.506, 91.733

XYZ

66.193, 87.209, 13.346

xyY

0.397, 0.523, 87.209

CIE-LCH

94.827, 98.008, 110.614

CIE-LUV

94.827, -13.112, 106.754

Hunter-Lab

93.386, -32.42, 53.805

Binary

11011111, 11111111, 00000000

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