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#0040bc Hex Color Code

#0040bc Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #0040bc is a medium dark shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #0040bc is comprised of 0% red, 25.1% green and 73.73% blue. In the HSL color space #0040bc has a hue of 220° (degrees), 100% saturation and 37% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 469.04 nm.

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#0040bc linear gradient to complementary #5cbc00

  1. #0040bc
  2. #4454a6
  3. #59688f
  4. #647d78
  5. #68925f
  6. #65a740
  7. #5cbc00

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #0034ac
  2. #0038b1
  3. #003cb7
  4. #0040bc
  5. #1544c1
  6. #2149c7
  7. #2b4dcc

Tones

  1. #0040bc
  2. #3245ac
  3. #444a9c
  4. #4f4f8d
  5. #56547d
  6. #5b596e
  7. #5e5e5e

Tints and Shades

#0040bc to white

  1. #0040bc
  2. #525cc8
  3. #7b7ad4
  4. #9e9adf
  5. #bfbaea
  6. #dfdcf5
  7. #ffffff

#0040bc to black

  1. #0040bc
  2. #15369a
  3. #1b2c79
  4. #1b235a
  5. #18193d
  6. #121021
  7. #000000

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      ΔE = 2.818 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
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      #0040ac
      ΔE = 2.823 / LRV ≈ 6.6%
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      ΔE = 2.871 / LRV ≈ 7.2%

#0040bc HTML / CSS Code Examples

#0040bc foreground

The artist is a receptacle for emotions that come from all over the place: from the sky, from the earth, from a scrap of paper, from a passing shape, from a spider's web.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="color: #0040bc">…</p>

#0040bc background

The main thing is to be moved, to love, to hope, to tremble, to live.

Auguste Rodin
<p style="background-color: #0040bc">…</p>

#0040bc shadow

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

Marc Chagall
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #0040bc">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
16572
Binary
00000000, 01000000, 10111100
Hexadecimal
#0040bc
LRV
≈ 7.3%
Closest short hex
#04b ΔE = 1.470
RGB
rgb(0, 64, 188)
RGBA
rgba(0, 64, 188, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.000, g: 0.254, b: 0.746
RYB
red: 0.000%, yellow: 0.187%, blue: 0.737%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-16760644 / 0xff0040bc
HSL
hsl(220, 100%, 37%)
HSLA
hsla(220, 100%, 37%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 220° (219.574), saturation: 100% (1.000), value: 74% (0.737)
HSP
hue: 219.574, saturation: 100.000%, perceived brightness: 31.455%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 261.372, S: 100.019, L: 32.472
Cubehelix
H: -142.579, S: 1.579, L: 0.229
TSL
T: -2.085, S: 0.460, L: 0.231
CMYK
cyan: 100% (1.000), magenta: 66% (0.660), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 26% (0.263)
CMY
cyan: 100% (1.000), magenta: 75% (0.749), yellow: 26% (0.263)
XYZ
X: 10.907, Y: 7.296, Z: 48.401
xyY
x: 0.164, y: 0.110, Y: 7.296
CIELab
L: 32.472, a: 34.045, b: -69.065
CIELuv
L: 32.472, u: -14.160, v: -93.316
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 32.472, C: 77.000, H: 296.241
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 32.472, C: 94.384, H: 261.372
Hunter-Lab
L: 27.011, a: 24.809, b: -87.332
CIECAM02
J: 22.374, C: 69.103, h: 257.242, Q: 93.193, M: 60.429, s: 80.525, H: 309.660
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.730, jaune: -12.604, green: 3.017
LMS
L: 3.267, M: 5.006, S: 47.729
YCbCr
Y: 66.680, Cb: 191.908, Cr: 91.100
YCgCo
Y: 79.000, Cg: -15.000, Co: -47.000
YDbDr
Y: 59.000, Db: 194.092, Dr: 112.220
YPbPr
Y: 59.296, Pb: 69.360, Pr: -37.704
xvYCC
Y: 66.925, Cb: 188.928, Cr: 94.880
YIQ
Y: 59.000, I: -77.962, Q: 25.048
YUV
Y: 59.000, U: 63.481, V: -51.761
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 3/12 ΔE = 10.501
Brand Color
Boeing ΔE = 4.335

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