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#0040b9 Hex Color Code

#0040b9 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #0040b9 is a medium dark shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #0040b9 is comprised of 0% red, 25.1% green and 72.55% blue. In the HSL color space #0040b9 has a hue of 219° (degrees), 100% saturation and 36% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 469.21 nm.

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  1. Polynesian Voyaging Canoe
  2. Ping-Pong paddles with ball on table
  3. Clancy's Wavy Potato Chips bag

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Color Schemes

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#0040b9 linear gradient to complementary #60b900

  1. #0040b9
  2. #4453a3
  3. #59678d
  4. #647b76
  5. #69905d
  6. #67a43f
  7. #60b900

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #0034a9
  2. #0038af
  3. #003cb4
  4. #0040b9
  5. #1444be
  6. #2148c4
  7. #2a4dc9

Tones

  1. #0040b9
  2. #3145a9
  3. #43499a
  4. #4e4e8b
  5. #55537b
  6. #5a586c
  7. #5d5d5d

Tints and Shades

#0040b9 to white

  1. #0040b9
  2. #515cc5
  3. #7a7ad2
  4. #9e9add
  5. #bfbae9
  6. #dfdcf4
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#0040b9 to black

  1. #0040b9
  2. #143698
  3. #1a2c77
  4. #1a2359
  5. #17193c
  6. #121021
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

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    1. ★ 60 25 260 / Lazur 170
      #1440b8
      ΔE = 0.459 / LRV ≈ 7.3%
    2. Atlantic 3
      #003ca8
      ΔE = 3.124 / LRV ≈ 6.1%
  2. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Medium Cloisonne
      #1346b8
      ΔE = 2.227 / LRV ≈ 8.0%
  3. Pantone / PMS

    1. 2728
      #3342b5
      ΔE = 2.363 / LRV ≈ 7.9%
    2. Blue 072 U
      #3f43ad
      ΔE = 3.479 / LRV ≈ 8.1%
  4. Mylands of London

    1. Ultra Blue
      #2742a9
      ΔE = 2.504 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
  5. Plascon

    1. Davey Wavey B4-A1-2
      #0038b0
      ΔE = 3.001 / LRV ≈ 6.0%
    2. Angela bay B3-A1-2
      #0044a4
      ΔE = 4.393 / LRV ≈ 6.8%
  6. AMC

    1. Corporate Blue AMC
      #1245a8
      ΔE = 3.652 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
  7. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2565-R80B
      #2144a1
      ΔE = 4.215 / LRV ≈ 7.0%
  8. Caran d'Ache

    1. 120 Violet
      #433e9b
      ΔE = 4.609 / LRV ≈ 7.0%
  9. Apple Barrel

    1. Admiral Blue / 21484
      #233e99
      ΔE = 4.802 / LRV ≈ 6.1%
    2. Concord Grape / 20595
      #3e3997
      ΔE = 5.080 / LRV ≈ 6.2%
  10. Delta

    1. Vibrant Violet / 04079
      #3835bf
      ΔE = 4.815 / LRV ≈ 7.1%
    2. Ultra Bue / 04024
      #1f4199
      ΔE = 5.160 / LRV ≈ 6.4%
  11. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10449
      #36479f
      ΔE = 4.911 / LRV ≈ 7.8%
  12. Ford

    1. Blue
      #1546a1
      ΔE = 4.998 / LRV ≈ 7.1%
  13. Fender

    1. 69 / Ultra Marine Blue
      #1c49a4
      ΔE = 5.227 / LRV ≈ 7.7%

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#0040b9 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#0040b9 foreground

Love always brings difficulties, that is true, but the good side of it is that it gives energy.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="color: #0040b9">…</p>

#0040b9 background

I wish they would only take me as I am.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #0040b9">…</p>

#0040b9 shadow

The object isn't to make art, it's to be in that wonderful state which makes art inevitable.

Robert Henri
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #0040b9">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
16569
Binary
00000000, 01000000, 10111001
Hexadecimal
#0040b9
LRV
≈ 7.2%
Closest short hex
#04b ΔE = 1.411
RGB
rgb(0, 64, 185)
RGBA
rgba(0, 64, 185, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.000, g: 0.257, b: 0.743
RYB
red: 0.000%, yellow: 18.647%, blue: 72.549%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-16760647 / 0xff0040b9
HSL
hsl(219, 100%, 36%)
HSLA
hsla(219, 100%, 36%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 219° (219.243), saturation: 100% (1.000), value: 73% (0.725)
HSP
hue: 219.243, saturation: 100.000%, perceived brightness: 31.141%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 261.193, S: 100.019, L: 32.187
Cubehelix
H: -142.950, S: 1.557, L: 0.228
TSL
T: -2.071, S: 0.459, L: 0.230
CMYK
cyan: 100% (1.000), magenta: 65% (0.654), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 27% (0.275)
CMY
cyan: 100% (1.000), magenta: 75% (0.749), yellow: 27% (0.275)
XYZ
X: 10.587, Y: 7.168, Z: 46.715
xyY
x: 0.164, y: 0.111, Y: 7.168
CIELab
L: 32.187, a: 32.874, b: -67.764
CIELuv
L: 32.187, u: -14.167, v: -91.439
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 32.187, C: 75.317, H: 295.879
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 32.187, C: 92.530, H: 261.193
Hunter-Lab
L: 26.773, a: 23.732, b: -84.710
CIECAM02
J: 22.172, C: 68.193, h: 257.117, Q: 92.771, M: 59.634, s: 80.175, H: 309.596
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.721, jaune: -12.356, green: 2.972
LMS
L: 3.251, M: 5.004, S: 46.069
YCbCr
Y: 66.386, Cb: 190.591, Cr: 91.313
YCoCg
Y: 78.250, Cg: -14.250, Co: -46.250
YDbDr
Y: 58.658, Db: 190.093, Dr: 111.569
YPbPr
Y: 59.080, Pb: 67.860, Pr: -37.566
xvYCC
Y: 66.739, Cb: 187.610, Cr: 95.001
YIQ
Y: 58.658, I: -76.999, Q: 24.114
YUV
Y: 58.658, U: 62.173, V: -51.461
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 3/12 ΔE = 9.973
Brand Color
Boeing ΔE = 3.896

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