United States Department of Agriculture
Agricultural Research Service

National Nutrient Database for Standard Reference Release 28
Full Report (All Nutrients):  09159, Limes, raw
Food Group: Fruits and Fruit Juices
Scientific Name:  Citrus latifolia
Carbohydrate Factor: 2.48   Fat Factor:8.37   Protein Factor: 3.36   Nitrogen to Protein Conversion Factor: 6.25  
Refuse: 16%   Refuse Description:   Peel and seeds
heading Nutrient Unit
Value per 100 g
# of Data Points Std. Error
fruit (2" dia) 67g

NLEA serving 67g
Proximates Water g 88.26 5 0.877 59.13 59.13
Proximates Energy kcal 30 -- -- 20 20
Proximates Energy kJ 126 -- -- 84 84
Proximates Protein g 0.70 -- -- 0.47 0.47
Proximates Total lipid (fat) g 0.20 -- -- 0.13 0.13
Proximates Ash g 0.30 -- -- 0.20 0.20
Proximates Carbohydrate, by difference g 10.54 -- -- 7.06 7.06
Proximates Fiber, total dietary g 2.8 -- -- 1.9 1.9
Proximates Sugars, total g 1.69 -- -- 1.13 1.13
Minerals Calcium, Ca mg 33 -- -- 22 22
Minerals Iron, Fe mg 0.60 -- -- 0.40 0.40
Minerals Magnesium, Mg mg 6 -- -- 4 4
Minerals Phosphorus, P mg 18 -- -- 12 12
Minerals Potassium, K mg 102 -- -- 68 68
Minerals Sodium, Na mg 2 -- -- 1 1
Minerals Zinc, Zn mg 0.11 1 -- 0.07 0.07
Minerals Copper, Cu mg 0.065 1 -- 0.044 0.044
Minerals Manganese, Mn mg 0.008 -- -- 0.005 0.005
Minerals Selenium, Se µg 0.4 -- -- 0.3 0.3
Vitamins Vitamin C, total ascorbic acid mg 29.1 1 -- 19.5 19.5
Vitamins Thiamin mg 0.030 -- -- 0.020 0.020
Vitamins Riboflavin mg 0.020 -- -- 0.013 0.013
Vitamins Niacin mg 0.200 -- -- 0.134 0.134
Vitamins Pantothenic acid mg 0.217 -- -- 0.145 0.145
Vitamins Vitamin B-6 mg 0.043 -- -- 0.029 0.029
Vitamins Folate, total µg 8 7 2.328 5 5
Vitamins Folic acid µg 0 -- -- 0 0
Vitamins Folate, food µg 8 7 2.328 5 5
Vitamins Folate, DFE µg 8 -- -- 5 5
Vitamins Choline, total mg 5.1 -- -- 3.4 3.4
Vitamins Vitamin B-12 µg 0.00 -- -- 0.00 0.00
Vitamins Vitamin B-12, added µg 0.00 -- -- 0.00 0.00
Vitamins Vitamin A, RAE µg 2 -- -- 1 1
Vitamins Retinol µg 0 -- -- 0 0
Vitamins Carotene, beta µg 30 -- -- 20 20
Vitamins Carotene, alpha µg 0 -- -- 0 0
Vitamins Cryptoxanthin, beta µg 0 -- -- 0 0
Vitamins Vitamin A, IU IU 50 -- -- 34 34
Vitamins Lycopene µg 0 -- -- 0 0
Vitamins Lutein + zeaxanthin µg 0 -- -- 0 0
Vitamins Vitamin E (alpha-tocopherol) mg 0.22 -- -- 0.15 0.15
Vitamins Vitamin E, added mg 0.00 -- -- 0.00 0.00
Vitamins Vitamin D (D2 + D3) µg 0.0 -- -- 0.0 0.0
Vitamins Vitamin D IU 0 -- -- 0 0
Vitamins Vitamin K (phylloquinone) µg 0.6 -- -- 0.4 0.4
Lipids Fatty acids, total saturated g 0.022 -- -- 0.015 0.015
Lipids 4:0 g 0.000 -- -- 0.000 0.000
Lipids 6:0 g 0.000 -- -- 0.000 0.000
Lipids 8:0 g 0.000 -- -- 0.000 0.000
Lipids 10:0 g 0.000 -- -- 0.000 0.000
Lipids 12:0 g 0.000 -- -- 0.000 0.000
Lipids 14:0 g 0.001 -- -- 0.001 0.001
Lipids 16:0 g 0.020 -- -- 0.013 0.013
Lipids 18:0 g 0.001 -- -- 0.001 0.001
Lipids Fatty acids, total monounsaturated g 0.019 -- -- 0.013 0.013
Lipids 16:1 undifferentiated g 0.003 -- -- 0.002 0.002
Lipids 18:1 undifferentiated g 0.016 -- -- 0.011 0.011
Lipids 20:1 g 0.000 -- -- 0.000 0.000
Lipids 22:1 undifferentiated g 0.000 -- -- 0.000 0.000
Lipids Fatty acids, total polyunsaturated g 0.055 -- -- 0.037 0.037
Lipids 18:2 undifferentiated g 0.036 -- -- 0.024 0.024
Lipids 18:3 undifferentiated g 0.019 -- -- 0.013 0.013
Lipids 18:4 g 0.000 -- -- 0.000 0.000
Lipids 20:4 undifferentiated g 0.000 -- -- 0.000 0.000
Lipids 20:5 n-3 (EPA) g 0.000 -- -- 0.000 0.000
Lipids 22:5 n-3 (DPA) g 0.000 -- -- 0.000 0.000
Lipids 22:6 n-3 (DHA) g 0.000 -- -- 0.000 0.000
Lipids Fatty acids, total trans g 0.000 -- -- 0.000 0.000
Lipids Cholesterol mg 0 -- -- 0 0
Amino Acids Tryptophan g 0.003 10 -- 0.002 0.002
Amino Acids Lysine g 0.014 10 -- 0.009 0.009
Amino Acids Methionine g 0.002 6 -- 0.001 0.001
Other Alcohol, ethyl g 0.0 -- -- 0.0 0.0
Other Caffeine mg 0 -- -- 0 0
Other Theobromine mg 0 -- -- 0 0
Flavanones Hesperetin 2 mg 43.0 1 -- 28.8 28.8
Flavanones Naringenin 2 mg 3.4 1 -- 2.3 2.3
Flavonols Quercetin 2 mg 0.4 1 -- 0.3 0.3
Proanthocyanidin Proanthocyanidin dimers 1 mg 0.0 1 -- 0.0 0.0
Proanthocyanidin Proanthocyanidin trimers 1 mg 0.0 1 -- 0.0 0.0
Proanthocyanidin Proanthocyanidin 4-6mers 1 mg 0.0 1 -- 0.0 0.0
Proanthocyanidin Proanthocyanidin 7-10mers 1 mg 0.0 1 -- 0.0 0.0
Proanthocyanidin Proanthocyanidin polymers (>10mers) 1 mg 0.0 1 -- 0.0 0.0