Limoncello Color


Limoncello is vivid, warm-toned shade of cool yellow. It is better contrasting with black. This color combines beautifully with warm blue, cool red or cool cyan

Inverse Color #4000ff
Complementary Color #4000ff
Color Shade: cool yellow (75.06° hue)
Color Temperature: warm
Lightness: 50% (better contrasting with black)
Limoncello Color Sample
Limoncello Color Sample

Better Alternatives To #bfff00

If you're looking for a similar cool yellow shade, there are some better alternatives to Limoncello Color. The King Lime color for instance is a darker and a bit more faded option, however this color has a mid yellow bias. Consider a darker and more soft alternative called Vivid Lime Green (#a6d608) for more calm effect. Try Electric Leaf as it also a bit more faded and calm.

Complementary Palette

#4000ff is the best complementary color to Limoncello. Warm blue shades generally complement the cool yellow hues best as they are found on the opposite end of the color wheel. The most popular #bfff00 complementary color is Blue, as it offers maximum contrast and grab the viewer's attention.

Analogous Palette

The analogous palette of orange, cool yellow, and warm green colors offers a soft combination of similar warm shades. The analogous colors of Lime are #ffbf00 and #3fff00. Thus found on the left and right of #bfff00 on the color wheel with a 30° gap. Consider matching Amber and Harlequin colors as they work well with Limoncello.

Split-complementary Palette

The split-complementary Limoncello palette consists of #bf00ff and #003fff colors. They can be found 30° apart on either side of the complementary color (#4000ff). Try Electric Violet and Blue Ribbon colors in combination with #bfff00, as they are not as contrasting as a complementary color, hence, giving more hue variety to make your design stand out.

Triadic Palette

The triadic palette of #bfff00 offers a combination of warm magenta and cool cyan shades and equally high contrast between the three of them. Find triadic colors at the 120° distance from the Limoncello. Thus Purple Pizzazz and Cerulean giving maximum hue separation to use all three together.

Square Palette

The square color palette of Limoncello contains three additional colors. Thus, complementary Blue, Bright Turquoise, and Torch Red split by 90° on the color wheel. #bfff00 square combo is a palette of cool yellow, green cyan, warm blue and cool red shades that work together well.

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette is a bit more complex than the square and has more of a rectangle shape. Limoncello tetradic combo consists of warm blue complementary color (#4000ff) and two others. The Cerulean is positioned 120° clockwise from the primary color and Vermilion – 120° from the complementary Blue. This palette is not recommended to use as-is. Try to tweak the saturation and brightness of #00bfff and #ff4000.

Conversion Table

In a RGB color space, hex #bfff00 is made of 43% red, 57% green and 0% blue. In a HSL mode Limoncello has a hue angle of 75.06°, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 50%. In a CMYK space (used in printing only), hex #bfff00 is made of 25.1% cyan, 0% magenta, 100% yellow and 0% black ink.

HEX #bfff00
RGB Decimal rgb(191,255,0)
RGB Percentage 43%, 57%, 0%
CMYK 25.1, 0, 100, 0
HSL hsl(75.06,100%,50%)
HSV (or HSB) hsv(75.06,100%,100%)
CIE-LAB lab(92.8374,-46.8747,89.357)
XYZ xyz(57.2459,82.5964,12.9255)