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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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      #1440b8
      ΔE = 0.560 / LRV ≈ 7.3%
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      #2c40b8
      ΔE = 1.586 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2728
      #3342b5
      ΔE = 2.238 / LRV ≈ 7.9%
    2. 293
      #0047ba
      ΔE = 2.579 / LRV ≈ 8.1%
  3. GM / General Motors

    1. Medium Cloisonne
      #1346b8
      ΔE = 2.315 / LRV ≈ 8.0%
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    1. Ultra Blue
      #2742a9
      ΔE = 2.871 / LRV ≈ 7.2%

#0040bc HTML / CSS Code Examples

#0040bc foreground

Don't think about making art, just get it done. Let everyone else decide if it's good or bad, whether they love it or hate it. While they are deciding, make even more art.

Andy Warhol
<p style="color: #0040bc">…</p>

#0040bc background

Art is a collaboration between God and the artist, and the less the artist does the better.

Andre Gide
<p style="background-color: #0040bc">…</p>

#0040bc shadow

Creativity is allowing yourself to make mistakes. Art is knowing which ones to keep.

Scott Adams
<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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