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#0040bb Hex Color Code

#0040bb Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #0040bb is a medium dark shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #0040bb is comprised of 0% red, 25.1% green and 73.33% blue. In the HSL color space #0040bb has a hue of 219° (degrees), 100% saturation and 37% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 469.1 nm.

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#0040bb linear gradient to complementary #5fbb00

  1. #0040bb
  2. #4554a5
  3. #5a688f
  4. #657c78
  5. #69915e
  6. #67a640
  7. #5fbb00

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #0034ab
  2. #0038b0
  3. #003cb6
  4. #0040bb
  5. #1444c0
  6. #2149c6
  7. #2b4dcb

Tones

  1. #0040bb
  2. #3145ab
  3. #444a9c
  4. #4f4f8c
  5. #56547d
  6. #5b596d
  7. #5e5e5e

Tints and Shades

#0040bb to white

  1. #0040bb
  2. #525cc7
  3. #7b7ad3
  4. #9e9ade
  5. #bfbaea
  6. #dfdcf4
  7. #ffffff

#0040bb to black

  1. #0040bb
  2. #153699
  3. #1a2c79
  4. #1b235a
  5. #17193c
  6. #121021
  7. #000000

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Similar Paints

  1. Caparol

    1. ★ 60 25 260 / Lazur 170
      #1440b8
      ΔE = 0.469 / LRV ≈ 7.3%
    2. 40/09
      #0040ac
      ΔE = 2.659 / LRV ≈ 6.6%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2728
      #3342b5
      ΔE = 2.268 / LRV ≈ 7.9%
    2. 293
      #0047ba
      ΔE = 2.542 / LRV ≈ 8.1%
  3. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Medium Cloisonne
      #1346b8
      ΔE = 2.276 / LRV ≈ 8.0%
  4. Mylands of London

    1. Ultra Blue
      #2742a9
      ΔE = 2.746 / LRV ≈ 7.2%

#0040bb HTML / CSS Code Examples

#0040bb foreground

Life obliges me to do something, so I paint.

Rene Magritte
<p style="color: #0040bb">…</p>

#0040bb background

To practice any art, no matter how well or badly, is a way to make your soul grow. So do it.

Kurt Vonnegut
<p style="background-color: #0040bb">…</p>

#0040bb shadow

There are painters who transform the sun into a yellow spot, but there are others who, thanks to their art and intelligence, transform a yellow spot into the sun.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #0040bb">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
16571
Binary
00000000, 01000000, 10111011
Hexadecimal
#0040bb
LRV
≈ 7.3%
Closest short hex
#04b ΔE = 1.429
RGB
rgb(0, 64, 187)
RGBA
rgba(0, 64, 187, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.000, g: 0.255, b: 0.745
RYB
red: 0.000%, yellow: 0.187%, blue: 0.733%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-16760645 / 0xff0040bb
HSL
hsl(219, 100%, 37%)
HSLA
hsla(219, 100%, 37%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 219° (219.465), saturation: 100% (1.000), value: 73% (0.733)
HSP
hue: 219.465, saturation: 100.000%, perceived brightness: 31.350%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 261.313, S: 100.019, L: 32.376
Cubehelix
H: -142.701, S: 1.571, L: 0.229
TSL
T: -2.080, S: 0.459, L: 0.231
CMYK
cyan: 100% (1.000), magenta: 66% (0.658), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 27% (0.267)
CMY
cyan: 100% (1.000), magenta: 75% (0.749), yellow: 27% (0.267)
XYZ
X: 10.800, Y: 7.253, Z: 47.835
xyY
x: 0.164, y: 0.110, Y: 7.253
CIELab
L: 32.376, a: 33.656, b: -68.632
CIELuv
L: 32.376, u: -14.162, v: -92.691
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 32.376, C: 76.440, H: 296.122
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 32.376, C: 93.767, H: 261.313
Hunter-Lab
L: 26.932, a: 24.449, b: -86.456
CIECAM02
J: 22.306, C: 68.800, h: 257.201, Q: 93.052, M: 60.165, s: 80.410, H: 309.639
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.727, jaune: -12.522, green: 3.002
LMS
L: 3.262, M: 5.005, S: 47.172
YCbCr
Y: 66.582, Cb: 191.469, Cr: 91.171
YCgCo
Y: 78.750, Cg: -14.750, Co: -46.750
YDbDr
Y: 58.886, Db: 192.759, Dr: 112.003
YPbPr
Y: 59.224, Pb: 68.860, Pr: -37.658
xvYCC
Y: 66.863, Cb: 188.489, Cr: 94.920
YIQ
Y: 58.886, I: -77.641, Q: 24.736
YUV
Y: 58.886, U: 63.045, V: -51.661
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 3/12 ΔE = 10.323
Brand Color
Boeing ΔE = 4.186

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