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Caparol 40/09 / #0040ac Hex Color Code

#0040ac Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #0040ac is a medium dark shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #0040ac is comprised of 0% red, 25.1% green and 67.45% blue. In the HSL color space #0040ac has a hue of 218° (degrees), 100% saturation and 34% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 470.07 nm.

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#0040ac linear gradient to complementary #69ac00

  1. #0040ac
  2. #415198
  3. #576283
  4. #63746e
  5. #698756
  6. #6b993a
  7. #69ac00

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #00349d
  2. #0038a2
  3. #003ca7
  4. #0040ac
  5. #1244b1
  6. #1e48b6
  7. #274cbb

Tones

  1. #0040ac
  2. #2c439d
  3. #3d478f
  4. #484b81
  5. #4e4e72
  6. #535264
  7. #565656

Tints and Shades

#0040ac to White

  1. #0040ac
  2. #4e5cba
  3. #767ac9
  4. #9a99d6
  5. #bcbae4
  6. #dedcf2
  7. #ffffff

#0040ac to Black

  1. #0040ac
  2. #13368d
  3. #182c6f
  4. #192253
  5. #161938
  6. #110f1f
  7. #000000

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      ΔE = 1.517 / LRV ≈ 6.1%
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      ΔE = 1.862 / LRV ≈ 5.9%
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      ΔE = 1.724 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
  3. AMC

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      ΔE = 2.203 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
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      ΔE = 2.306 / LRV ≈ 6.3%
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      #0044a4
      ΔE = 2.526 / LRV ≈ 6.8%
  5. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2565-R80B
      #2144a1
      ΔE = 2.600 / LRV ≈ 7.0%

#0040ac HTML / CSS Code Examples

#0040ac foreground

As practice makes perfect, I cannot but make progress; each drawing one makes, each study one paints, is a step forward.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="color: #0040ac">…</p>

#0040ac background

There is no must in art because art is free.

Wassily Kandinsky
<p style="background-color: #0040ac">…</p>

#0040ac shadow

To practice any art, no matter how well or badly, is a way to make your soul grow. So do it.

Kurt Vonnegut
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #0040ac">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
16556
Binary
00000000, 01000000, 10101100
Hexadecimal
#0040ac
LRV
≈ 6.6%
Closest short hex
#14a ΔE = 1.702
RGB
rgb(0, 64, 172)
RGBA
rgba(0, 64, 172, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.000, g: 0.271, b: 0.729
RYB
red: 0.000%, yellow: 0.183%, blue: 0.675%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-16760660 / 0xff0040ac
HSL
hsl(218, 100%, 34%)
HSLA
hsla(218, 100%%, 34%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 218° (217.674), saturation: 100% (1.000), value: 67% (0.675)
HSP
hue: 217.674, saturation: 100.000%, perceived brightness: 29.806%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 260.284, S: 100.019, L: 30.982
Cubehelix
H: -144.729, S: 1.460, L: 0.222
TSL
T: -2.007, S: 0.455, L: 0.224
CMYK
cyan: 100% (1.000), magenta: 63% (0.628), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 33% (0.325)
CMY
cyan: 100% (1.000), magenta: 75% (0.749), yellow: 33% (0.325)
XYZ
X: 9.277, Y: 6.644, Z: 39.815
xyY
x: 0.166, y: 0.119, Y: 6.644
CIELab
L: 30.982, a: 27.701, b: -62.014
CIELuv
L: 30.982, u: -14.241, v: -83.177
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 30.982, C: 67.920, H: 294.070
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 30.982, C: 84.387, H: 260.284
Hunter-Lab
L: 25.776, a: 19.136, b: -73.539
CIECAM02
J: 21.327, C: 64.130, h: 256.432, Q: 90.985, M: 56.081, s: 78.509, H: 309.244
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.679, jaune: -11.262, green: 2.792
LMS
L: 3.187, M: 4.994, S: 39.272
YCbCr
Y: 65.112, Cb: 184.884, Cr: 92.236
YCgCo
Y: 75.000, Cg: -11.000, Co: -43.000
YDbDr
Y: 57.176, Db: 172.764, Dr: 108.748
YPbPr
Y: 58.144, Pb: 61.360, Pr: -36.968
xvYCC
Y: 65.935, Cb: 181.901, Cr: 95.526
YIQ
Y: 57.176, I: -72.822, Q: 20.069
YUV
Y: 57.176, U: 56.505, V: -50.161
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 3/12 ΔE = 7.860
Brand Color
Boeing ΔE = 2.604

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