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#0040b6 Hex Color Code

#0040b6 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #0040b6 is a medium dark shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #0040b6 is comprised of 0% red, 25.1% green and 71.37% blue. In the HSL color space #0040b6 has a hue of 219° (degrees), 100% saturation and 36% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 469.4 nm.

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Color Schemes

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#0040b6 linear gradient to complementary #61b600

  1. #0040b6
  2. #4353a1
  3. #58668b
  4. #637a74
  5. #688d5c
  6. #67a23e
  7. #61b600

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #0034a7
  2. #0038ac
  3. #003cb1
  4. #0040b6
  5. #1444bb
  6. #2048c0
  7. #294dc6

Tones

  1. #0040b6
  2. #3044a7
  3. #414997
  4. #4c4d88
  5. #535279
  6. #58566a
  7. #5b5b5b

Tints and Shades

#0040b6 to white

  1. #0040b6
  2. #515cc3
  3. #797acf
  4. #9d9adc
  5. #bebae8
  6. #dfdcf4
  7. #ffffff

#0040b6 to black

  1. #0040b6
  2. #143695
  3. #1a2c76
  4. #1a2357
  5. #17193b
  6. #121021
  7. #000000

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Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Caparol

    1. ★ 60 25 260 / Lazur 170
      #1440b8
      ΔE = 0.817 / LRV ≈ 7.3%
    2. ★ 2361
      #2040b4
      ΔE = 0.983 / LRV ≈ 7.3%
  2. Mylands of London

    1. ★ Ultra Blue
      #2742a9
      ΔE = 2.170 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
  3. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Medium Cloisonne
      #1346b8
      ΔE = 2.242 / LRV ≈ 8.0%
  4. Pantone / PMS

    1. 293
      #0047ba
      ΔE = 2.505 / LRV ≈ 8.1%
    2. 2728 C
      #0047bb
      ΔE = 2.522 / LRV ≈ 8.1%
  5. Plascon

    1. Davey Wavey B4-A1-2
      #0038b0
      ΔE = 2.852 / LRV ≈ 6.0%

#0040b6 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#0040b6 foreground

Poor is the pupil who does not surpass his master.

Leonardo da Vinci
<p style="color: #0040b6">…</p>

#0040b6 background

An artist never really finishes his work; he merely abandons it.

Paul Valéry
<p style="background-color: #0040b6">…</p>

#0040b6 shadow

Don't be an art critic, but paint, there lies salvation.

Paul Cezanne
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #0040b6">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
16566
Binary
00000000, 01000000, 10110110
Hexadecimal
#0040b6
LRV
≈ 7.0%
Closest short hex
#04b ΔE = 1.543
RGB
rgb(0, 64, 182)
RGBA
rgba(0, 64, 182, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.000, g: 0.260, b: 0.740
RYB
red: 0.000%, yellow: 0.186%, blue: 0.714%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-16760650 / 0xff0040b6
HSL
hsl(219, 100%, 36%)
HSLA
hsla(219, 100%, 36%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 219° (218.901), saturation: 100% (1.000), value: 71% (0.714)
HSP
hue: 218.901, saturation: 100.000%, perceived brightness: 30.830%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 261.003, S: 100.019, L: 31.904
Cubehelix
H: -143.335, S: 1.534, L: 0.227
TSL
T: -2.057, S: 0.458, L: 0.229
CMYK
cyan: 100% (1.000), magenta: 65% (0.648), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 29% (0.286)
CMY
cyan: 100% (1.000), magenta: 75% (0.749), yellow: 29% (0.286)
XYZ
X: 10.274, Y: 7.043, Z: 45.065
xyY
x: 0.165, y: 0.113, Y: 7.043
CIELab
L: 31.904, a: 31.695, b: -66.453
CIELuv
L: 31.904, u: -14.178, v: -89.552
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 31.904, C: 73.625, H: 295.499
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 31.904, C: 90.668, H: 261.003
Hunter-Lab
L: 26.538, a: 22.661, b: -82.104
CIECAM02
J: 21.972, C: 67.273, h: 256.981, Q: 92.352, M: 58.829, s: 79.813, H: 309.526
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.712, jaune: -12.106, green: 2.928
LMS
L: 3.236, M: 5.001, S: 44.443
YCbCr
Y: 66.092, Cb: 189.274, Cr: 91.526
YCgCo
Y: 77.500, Cg: -13.500, Co: -45.500
YDbDr
Y: 58.316, Db: 186.094, Dr: 110.918
YPbPr
Y: 58.864, Pb: 66.360, Pr: -37.428
xvYCC
Y: 66.554, Cb: 186.293, Cr: 95.122
YIQ
Y: 58.316, I: -76.035, Q: 23.181
YUV
Y: 58.316, U: 60.865, V: -51.161
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 3/12 ΔE = 9.456
Brand Color
Boeing ΔE = 3.491

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