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#0040bd Hex Color Code

#0040bd Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #0040bd is a medium dark shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #0040bd is comprised of 0% red, 25.1% green and 74.12% blue. In the HSL color space #0040bd has a hue of 220° (degrees), 100% saturation and 37% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 468.98 nm.

Color Variations

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

#0040bd linear gradient to complementary #5cbd00

  1. #0040bd
  2. #4554a7
  3. #5a6990
  4. #647d79
  5. #68925f
  6. #65a841
  7. #5cbd00

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #0034ad
  2. #0038b2
  3. #003cb8
  4. #0040bd
  5. #1544c2
  6. #2149c8
  7. #2b4dcd

Tones

  1. #0040bd
  2. #3245ad
  3. #444a9d
  4. #504f8e
  5. #57547e
  6. #5c5a6f
  7. #5f5f5f

Tints and Shades

#0040bd to white

  1. #0040bd
  2. #525cc9
  3. #7b7ad4
  4. #9f9adf
  5. #c0baea
  6. #e0dcf5
  7. #ffffff

#0040bd to black

  1. #0040bd
  2. #15369b
  3. #1b2c7a
  4. #1b235b
  5. #18193d
  6. #121022
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Caparol

    1. ★ 60 25 260 / Lazur 170
      #1440b8
      ΔE = 0.681 / LRV ≈ 7.3%
    2. ★ 60 21 264 / Saphir 105
      #2c40b8
      ΔE = 1.540 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2728
      #3342b5
      ΔE = 2.219 / LRV ≈ 7.9%
    2. 293
      #0047ba
      ΔE = 2.624 / LRV ≈ 8.1%
  3. GM / General Motors

    1. Medium Cloisonne
      #1346b8
      ΔE = 2.364 / LRV ≈ 8.0%
  4. Mylands of London

    1. Ultra Blue
      #2742a9
      ΔE = 2.998 / LRV ≈ 7.2%

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#0040bd HTML / CSS Code Examples

#0040bd foreground

Every artist dips his brush in his own soul, and paints his own nature into his pictures.

Henry Ward Beecher
<p style="color: #0040bd">…</p>

#0040bd background

For me, painting is a way to forget life. It is a cry in the night, a strangled laugh.

Georges Rouault
<p style="background-color: #0040bd">…</p>

#0040bd shadow

The only time I feel alive is when I'm painting.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #0040bd">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
16573
Binary
00000000, 01000000, 10111101
Hexadecimal
#0040bd
LRV
≈ 7.3%
Closest short hex
#14b ΔE = 1.528
RGB
rgb(0, 64, 189)
RGBA
rgba(0, 64, 189, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.000, g: 0.253, b: 0.747
RYB
red: 0.000%, yellow: 0.187%, blue: 0.741%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-16760643 / 0xff0040bd
HSL
hsl(220, 100%, 37%)
HSLA
hsla(220, 100%, 37%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 220° (219.683), saturation: 100% (1.000), value: 74% (0.741)
HSP
hue: 219.683, saturation: 100.000%, perceived brightness: 31.560%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 261.429, S: 100.019, L: 32.567
Cubehelix
H: -142.458, S: 1.586, L: 0.230
TSL
T: -2.089, S: 0.460, L: 0.232
CMYK
cyan: 100% (1.000), magenta: 66% (0.661), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 26% (0.259)
CMY
cyan: 100% (1.000), magenta: 75% (0.749), yellow: 26% (0.259)
XYZ
X: 11.015, Y: 7.339, Z: 48.970
xyY
x: 0.164, y: 0.109, Y: 7.339
CIELab
L: 32.567, a: 34.434, b: -69.497
CIELuv
L: 32.567, u: -14.158, v: -93.939
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 32.567, C: 77.560, H: 296.357
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 32.567, C: 95.000, H: 261.429
Hunter-Lab
L: 27.091, a: 25.169, b: -88.209
CIECAM02
J: 22.442, C: 69.404, h: 257.281, Q: 93.334, M: 60.692, s: 80.639, H: 309.680
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.733, jaune: -12.686, green: 3.033
LMS
L: 3.272, M: 5.007, S: 48.290
YCbCr
Y: 66.778, Cb: 192.347, Cr: 91.029
YCgCo
Y: 79.250, Cg: -15.250, Co: -47.250
YDbDr
Y: 59.114, Db: 195.425, Dr: 112.437
YPbPr
Y: 59.368, Pb: 69.860, Pr: -37.750
xvYCC
Y: 66.987, Cb: 189.367, Cr: 94.839
YIQ
Y: 59.114, I: -78.284, Q: 25.359
YUV
Y: 59.114, U: 63.917, V: -51.861
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 3/12 ΔE = 10.679
Brand Color
Boeing ΔE = 4.487

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