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#0040a5 Hex Color Code

#0040a5 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #0040a5 is a medium dark shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #0040a5 is comprised of 0% red, 25.1% green and 64.71% blue. In the HSL color space #0040a5 has a hue of 217° (degrees), 100% saturation and 32% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 470.47 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

Download: GIMP GPL Adobe ASE (Adobe Swatch Exchange) Sketch Palette

#0040a5 linear gradient to complementary #6da500

  1. #0040a5
  2. #404f91
  3. #55607e
  4. #627169
  5. #698253
  6. #6d9338
  7. #6da500

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #003497
  2. #00389b
  3. #003ca0
  4. #0040a5
  5. #1144aa / #14a
  6. #1c48af
  7. #254cb4

Tones

  1. #0040a5
  2. #2a4397
  3. #3a4689
  4. #45497c
  5. #4b4c6e
  6. #505061
  7. #535353

Tints and Shades

#0040a5 to white

  1. #0040a5
  2. #4c5cb4
  3. #747ac4
  4. #9899d3
  5. #bbbae2
  6. #dddcf0
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#0040a5 to black

  1. #0040a5
  2. #123687
  3. #172c6b
  4. #182250
  5. #151936
  6. #100f1e
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Caparol

    1. ★ 40/09
      #0040ac
      ΔE = 1.399 / LRV ≈ 6.6%
    2. ★ Atlantic 3
      #003ca8
      ΔE = 1.844 / LRV ≈ 6.1%
  2. AMC

    1. ★ Corporate Blue AMC
      #1245a8
      ΔE = 2.017 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
  3. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2565-R80B
      #2144a1
      ΔE = 2.064 / LRV ≈ 7.0%
    2. S 3060-R80B
      #1c3d8f
      ΔE = 3.595 / LRV ≈ 5.6%
  4. Mylands of London

    1. Ultra Blue
      #2742a9
      ΔE = 2.389 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
  5. Ford

    1. Blue
      #1546a1
      ΔE = 2.707 / LRV ≈ 7.1%
    2. Blue
      #143d8d
      ΔE = 4.212 / LRV ≈ 5.4%
  6. Focoltone

    1. 3429
      #0e4096
      ΔE = 2.812 / LRV ≈ 6.0%
    2. 3423
      #00469b
      ΔE = 3.778 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
  7. Alcro

    1. Matisse
      #303e8f
      ΔE = 3.462 / LRV ≈ 6.1%
  8. Fender

    1. 69 / Ultra Marine Blue
      #1c49a4
      ΔE = 3.711 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
  9. Teknos

    1. GBI080
      #1d479b
      ΔE = 3.733 / LRV ≈ 7.1%
  10. GM / General Motors

    1. Cobalt Blue
      #0f3796
      ΔE = 3.744 / LRV ≈ 5.0%
    2. Perfect Blue
      #014293
      ΔE = 4.110 / LRV ≈ 6.0%
  11. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6559
      #2d3793
      ΔE = 3.948 / LRV ≈ 5.4%
    2. 6526
      #2e468e
      ΔE = 5.064 / LRV ≈ 6.9%
  12. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10449
      #36479f
      ΔE = 4.031 / LRV ≈ 7.8%
    2. CF10441
      #004391
      ΔE = 4.810 / LRV ≈ 6.1%
  13. Duron

    1. Frank Blue
      #2a4491
      ΔE = 4.056 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
  14. Plascon

    1. Davey Wavey B4-A1-2
      #0038b0
      ΔE = 4.194 / LRV ≈ 6.0%
    2. Drew B4-B1-2
      #003498
      ΔE = 4.680 / LRV ≈ 4.7%
  15. Resene

    1. Elvis B44-097-273
      #16489b
      ΔE = 4.224 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
  16. Chrysler

    1. Jamaican Blue
      #134391
      ΔE = 4.365 / LRV ≈ 6.2%
    2. Impact Blue
      #0c4593
      ΔE = 4.724 / LRV ≈ 6.4%
  17. Caran d'Ache

    1. 120 Violet
      #433e9b
      ΔE = 4.583 / LRV ≈ 7.0%
  18. Pantone / PMS

    1. 661 C
      #003594
      ΔE = 4.669 / LRV ≈ 4.7%
    2. 286 C
      #0032a0
      ΔE = 5.209 / LRV ≈ 4.8%
  19. Lascaux

    1. Cobalt blue / 143
      #2e4a9a
      ΔE = 4.956 / LRV ≈ 7.8%
    2. Indanthrone blue / 141
      #3f4899
      ΔE = 5.145 / LRV ≈ 8.0%

Color Blindness Simulation

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Trichromacy

#0040a5 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#0040a5 foreground

The world of reality has its limits; the world of imagination is boundless.

Jean-Jacques Rousseau
<p style="color: #0040a5">…</p>

#0040a5 background

Nature is not only all that is visible to the eye.. it also includes the inner pictures of the soul.

Edvard Munch
<p style="background-color: #0040a5">…</p>

#0040a5 shadow

A painting is never finished - it simply stops in interesting places.

Paul Gardner
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #0040a5">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
16549
Binary
00000000, 01000000, 10100101
Hexadecimal
#0040a5
LRV
≈ 6.4%
Closest short hex
#04a ΔE = 1.588
RGB
rgb(0, 64, 165)
RGBA
rgba(0, 64, 165, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.000, g: 0.279, b: 0.721
RYB
red: 0.000%, yellow: 18.084%, blue: 64.706%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-16760667 / 0xff0040a5
HSL
hsl(217, 100%, 32%)
HSLA
hsla(217, 100%, 32%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 217° (216.727), saturation: 100% (1.000), value: 65% (0.647)
HSP
hue: 216.727, saturation: 100.000%, perceived brightness: 29.104%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 259.685, S: 100.019, L: 30.357
Cubehelix
H: -145.819, S: 1.407, L: 0.219
TSL
T: -1.969, S: 0.453, L: 0.221
CMYK
cyan: 100% (1.000), magenta: 61% (0.612), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 35% (0.353)
CMY
cyan: 100% (1.000), magenta: 75% (0.749), yellow: 35% (0.353)
XYZ
X: 8.622, Y: 6.382, Z: 36.367
xyY
x: 0.168, y: 0.124, Y: 6.382
CIELab
L: 30.357, a: 24.850, b: -58.839
CIELuv
L: 30.357, u: -14.311, v: -78.630
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 30.357, C: 63.872, H: 292.896
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 30.357, C: 79.921, H: 259.685
Hunter-Lab
L: 25.263, a: 16.713, b: -67.667
CIECAM02
J: 20.893, C: 61.856, h: 255.942, Q: 90.055, M: 54.092, s: 77.502, H: 308.994
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.654, jaune: -10.658, green: 2.707
LMS
L: 3.154, M: 4.989, S: 35.876
YCbCr
Y: 64.426, Cb: 181.811, Cr: 92.733
YCgCo
Y: 73.250, Cg: -9.250, Co: -41.250
YDbDr
Y: 56.378, Db: 163.433, Dr: 107.229
YPbPr
Y: 57.640, Pb: 57.860, Pr: -36.646
xvYCC
Y: 65.503, Cb: 178.826, Cr: 95.809
YIQ
Y: 56.378, I: -70.573, Q: 17.891
YUV
Y: 56.378, U: 53.453, V: -49.461
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 3/12 ΔE = 6.929
Brand Color
Boeing ΔE = 2.721

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