Encycolorpedia

#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.

Color Variations

Related Named Colors

Color Schemes

Download: GIMP GPL Adobe ASE (Adobe Swatch Exchange) Sketch Palette

#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

Color Blindness Simulation

Monochromacy

Dichromacy

Trichromacy

Paints

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

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="color: #0040bb">…</p>

#0040bb background

In art, the hand can never execute anything higher than the heart can imagine.

Ralph Waldo Emerson
<p style="background-color: #0040bb">…</p>

#0040bb shadow

I dream of painting and then I paint my dream.

Vincent Van Gogh
<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

Random Colors

Red

Green

Blue