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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.

Color Variations

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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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Monochromacy

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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

Life beats down and crushes the soul and art reminds you that you have one.

Stella Adler
<p style="color: #0040b6">…</p>

#0040b6 background

It is not the language of painters but the language of nature which one should listen to, the feeling for the things themselves, for reality, is more important than the feeling for pictures.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #0040b6">…</p>

#0040b6 shadow

The emotions are sometimes so strong that I work without knowing it. The strokes come like speech.

Vincent Van Gogh
<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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