Lighten
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Returns the color with the lightness component decreased by a percentage, given as a decimal number between 0 and 1.

Function signature

LIGHTEN(color: String, lightnesspercentage: Number) => String
Parameter Description
Color Color
Lightness percentage Percentage to increase lightness (0...1)

Examples

Formula Return value
LIGHTEN("#000", 0.5) rgb(128,128,128)
LIGHTEN("rgb(10, 20, 40)", 0.5) rgb(91,132,214)
LIGHTEN("hsl(80, 20%, 40%)", 0.5) rgb(231,235,225)
LIGHTEN("red", 0.2) rgb(255,102,102)

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