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#0040b8 Hex Color Code

#0040b8 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #0040b8 is a medium dark shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #0040b8 is comprised of 0% red, 25.1% green and 72.16% blue. In the HSL color space #0040b8 has a hue of 219° (degrees), 100% saturation and 36% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 469.28 nm.

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Color Schemes

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#0040b8 linear gradient to complementary #60b800

  1. #0040b8
  2. #4453a2
  3. #59678c
  4. #647b76
  5. #688f5d
  6. #67a33f
  7. #60b800

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #0034a8
  2. #0038ae
  3. #003cb3
  4. #0040b8
  5. #1444bd
  6. #2048c2
  7. #2a4dc8

Tones

  1. #0040b8
  2. #3044a8
  3. #424999
  4. #4d4e8a
  5. #54527a
  6. #59576b
  7. #5c5c5c

Tints and Shades

#0040b8 to white

  1. #0040b8
  2. #515cc5
  3. #7a7ad1
  4. #9d9add
  5. #bfbae9
  6. #dfdcf4
  7. #ffffff

#0040b8 to black

  1. #0040b8
  2. #143697
  3. #1a2c77
  4. #1a2358
  5. #17193c
  6. #121021
  7. #000000

Color Blindness Simulation

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Similar Paints

  1. Caparol

    1. ★ 40/09
      #0040ac
      ΔE = 2.159 / LRV ≈ 6.6%
    2. Atlantic 3
      #003ca8
      ΔE = 2.971 / LRV ≈ 6.1%
  2. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Medium Cloisonne
      #1346b8
      ΔE = 2.220 / LRV ≈ 8.0%
  3. Mylands of London

    1. Ultra Blue
      #2742a9
      ΔE = 2.388 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
  4. Pantone / PMS

    1. 2728 C
      #0047bb
      ΔE = 2.481 / LRV ≈ 8.1%
    2. 293
      #0047ba
      ΔE = 2.488 / LRV ≈ 8.1%
  5. Plascon

    1. Davey Wavey B4-A1-2
      #0038b0
      ΔE = 2.941 / LRV ≈ 6.0%

#0040b8 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#0040b8 foreground

If I create from the heart, nearly everything works; if from the head, almost nothing.

Marc Chagall
<p style="color: #0040b8">…</p>

#0040b8 background

There's no retirement for an artist, it's your way of living so there's no end to it.

Henry Moore
<p style="background-color: #0040b8">…</p>

#0040b8 shadow

The longer you look at an object, the more abstract it becomes, and, ironically, the more real.

Lucian Freud
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #0040b8">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
16568
Binary
00000000, 01000000, 10111000
Hexadecimal
#0040b8
LRV
≈ 7.1%
Closest short hex
#04b ΔE = 1.435
RGB
rgb(0, 64, 184)
RGBA
rgba(0, 64, 184, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.000, g: 0.258, b: 0.742
RYB
red: 0.000%, yellow: 0.186%, blue: 0.722%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-16760648 / 0xff0040b8
HSL
hsl(219, 100%, 36%)
HSLA
hsla(219, 100%, 36%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 219° (219.130), saturation: 100% (1.000), value: 72% (0.722)
HSP
hue: 219.130, saturation: 100.000%, perceived brightness: 31.037%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 261.131, S: 100.019, L: 32.092
Cubehelix
H: -143.077, S: 1.549, L: 0.227
TSL
T: -2.066, S: 0.458, L: 0.230
CMYK
cyan: 100% (1.000), magenta: 65% (0.652), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 28% (0.278)
CMY
cyan: 100% (1.000), magenta: 75% (0.749), yellow: 28% (0.278)
XYZ
X: 10.482, Y: 7.126, Z: 46.161
xyY
x: 0.164, y: 0.112, Y: 7.126
CIELab
L: 32.092, a: 32.482, b: -67.328
CIELuv
L: 32.092, u: -14.171, v: -90.812
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 32.092, C: 74.754, H: 295.755
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 32.092, C: 91.911, H: 261.131
Hunter-Lab
L: 26.695, a: 23.375, b: -83.840
CIECAM02
J: 22.105, C: 67.887, h: 257.073, Q: 92.631, M: 59.366, s: 80.056, H: 309.573
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.718, jaune: -12.273, green: 2.957
LMS
L: 3.246, M: 5.003, S: 45.523
YCbCr
Y: 66.288, Cb: 190.152, Cr: 91.384
YCgCo
Y: 78.000, Cg: -14.000, Co: -46.000
YDbDr
Y: 58.544, Db: 188.760, Dr: 111.352
YPbPr
Y: 59.008, Pb: 67.360, Pr: -37.520
xvYCC
Y: 66.677, Cb: 187.171, Cr: 95.041
YIQ
Y: 58.544, I: -76.677, Q: 23.803
YUV
Y: 58.544, U: 61.737, V: -51.361
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 3/12 ΔE = 9.799
Brand Color
Boeing ΔE = 3.757

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