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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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  1. Senate House Library in London
  2. Place de la Comédie à Montpellier, France
  3. Scalars swimming in a home aquarium

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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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 / #fff

#0040ac to black

  1. #0040ac
  2. #13368d
  3. #182c6f
  4. #192253
  5. #161938
  6. #110f1f
  7. #000000 / #000

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  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 293 C
      #003da5
      ΔE = 1.520 / LRV ≈ 6.1%
    2. 10249 C
      #1e4294
      ΔE = 4.319 / LRV ≈ 6.3%
  2. Mylands of London

    1. ★ Ultra Blue
      #2742a9
      ΔE = 1.724 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
  3. Caparol

    1. ★ 61 23 246 / Lago 105
      #003ca4
      ΔE = 1.862 / LRV ≈ 5.9%
    2. 60 25 260 / Lazur 170
      #1440b8
      ΔE = 2.634 / LRV ≈ 7.3%
  4. AMC

    1. ★ Corporate Blue AMC
      #1245a8
      ΔE = 2.203 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
  5. Plascon

    1. Cool Marble B6-C1-3
      #2c3ca0
      ΔE = 2.306 / LRV ≈ 6.3%
    2. Davey Wavey B4-A1-2
      #0038b0
      ΔE = 3.210 / LRV ≈ 6.0%
  6. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2565-R80B
      #2144a1
      ΔE = 2.600 / LRV ≈ 7.0%
    2. S 3060-R70B
      #3b3990
      ΔE = 4.734 / LRV ≈ 5.9%
  7. Apple Barrel

    1. Admiral Blue / 21484
      #233e99
      ΔE = 2.828 / LRV ≈ 6.1%
    2. Cobalt Hue / 20596 / J20411
      #0b479d
      ΔE = 4.538 / LRV ≈ 7.0%
  8. GM / General Motors

    1. Medium Cloisonne
      #1346b8
      ΔE = 3.036 / LRV ≈ 8.0%
    2. Cobalt Blue
      #0f3796
      ΔE = 4.492 / LRV ≈ 5.0%
  9. Delta

    1. Ultra Bue / 04024
      #1f4199
      ΔE = 3.184 / LRV ≈ 6.4%
  10. Ford

    1. Blue
      #1546a1
      ΔE = 3.397 / LRV ≈ 7.1%
    2. Blue
      #1b4ca5
      ΔE = 5.176 / LRV ≈ 8.1%
  11. Focoltone

    1. 3429
      #0e4096
      ΔE = 4.054 / LRV ≈ 6.0%
    2. 3423
      #00469b
      ΔE = 4.744 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
  12. Fender

    1. 69 / Ultra Marine Blue
      #1c49a4
      ΔE = 4.078 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
  13. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10449
      #36479f
      ΔE = 4.119 / LRV ≈ 7.8%
  14. Caran d'Ache

    1. 120 Violet
      #433e9b
      ΔE = 4.276 / LRV ≈ 7.0%
  15. Alcro

    1. Matisse
      #303e8f
      ΔE = 4.311 / LRV ≈ 6.1%
  16. HKS

    1. HKS 42
      #353a90
      ΔE = 4.381 / LRV ≈ 5.8%
  17. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6559
      #2d3793
      ΔE = 4.402 / LRV ≈ 5.4%
  18. Teknos

    1. GBI080
      #1d479b
      ΔE = 4.502 / LRV ≈ 7.1%
  19. ProMarker

    1. Royal Blue
      #2c4697
      ΔE = 4.508 / LRV ≈ 7.1%
  20. Duron

    1. Frank Blue
      #2a4491
      ΔE = 4.947 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
  21. Resene

    1. Elvis B44-097-273
      #16489b
      ΔE = 5.007 / LRV ≈ 7.2%

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#0040ac HTML / CSS Code Examples

#0040ac foreground

Art is not what you see, but what you make others see.

Edgar Degas
<p style="color: #0040ac">…</p>

#0040ac background

I dream of painting and then I paint my dream.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #0040ac">…</p>

#0040ac shadow

Don't think about making art, just get it done. Let everyone else decide if it's good or bad, whether they love it or hate it. While they are deciding, make even more art.

Andy Warhol
<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: 18.292%, blue: 67.451%
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
YCoCg
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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