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#0040bf Hex Color Code

#0040bf Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #0040bf is a medium dark shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #0040bf is comprised of 0% red, 25.1% green and 74.9% blue. In the HSL color space #0040bf has a hue of 220° (degrees), 100% saturation and 37% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 468.87 nm.

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#0040bf linear gradient to complementary #58bf00

  1. #0040bf
  2. #4555a9
  3. #5a6992
  4. #647f7a
  5. #679460
  6. #63a942
  7. #58bf00

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #0033af
  2. #0038b4
  3. #003cba
  4. #0040bf
  5. #1544c4
  6. #2249ca
  7. #2c4dcf

Tones

  1. #0040bf
  2. #3345af
  3. #454a9f
  4. #51508f
  5. #585580
  6. #5d5a70
  7. #606060

Tints and Shades

#0040bf to white

  1. #0040bf
  2. #535cca
  3. #7c7ad6
  4. #9f9ae1
  5. #c0baeb
  6. #e0dcf5
  7. #ffffff

#0040bf to black

  1. #0040bf
  2. #15369c
  3. #1b2c7b
  4. #1b235b
  5. #18193d
  6. #121022
  7. #000000

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    1. ★ 60 25 260 / Lazur 170
      #1440b8
      ΔE = 0.965 / LRV ≈ 7.3%
    2. ★ 60 21 264 / Saphir 105
      #2c40b8
      ΔE = 1.501 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2728
      #3342b5
      ΔE = 2.217 / LRV ≈ 7.9%
    2. 293
      #0047ba
      ΔE = 2.737 / LRV ≈ 8.1%
  3. GM / General Motors

    1. Medium Cloisonne
      #1346b8
      ΔE = 2.488 / LRV ≈ 8.0%

#0040bf HTML / CSS Code Examples

#0040bf foreground

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

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

#0040bf background

It is a widely accepted notion among painters that it does not matter what one paints as long as it is well painted. This is the essence of academicism. There is no such thing as good painting about nothing.

Mark Rothko
<p style="background-color: #0040bf">…</p>

#0040bf shadow

Painting is a means of self-enlightenment.

John Olsen
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #0040bf">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
16575
Binary
00000000, 01000000, 10111111
Hexadecimal
#0040bf
LRV
≈ 7.4%
Closest short hex
#14b ΔE = 1.640
RGB
rgb(0, 64, 191)
RGBA
rgba(0, 64, 191, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.000, g: 0.251, b: 0.749
RYB
red: 0.000%, yellow: 0.188%, blue: 0.749%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-16760641 / 0xff0040bf
HSL
hsl(220, 100%, 37%)
HSLA
hsla(220, 100%, 37%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 220° (219.895), saturation: 100% (1.000), value: 75% (0.749)
HSP
hue: 219.895, saturation: 100.000%, perceived brightness: 31.770%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 261.541, S: 100.019, L: 32.759
Cubehelix
H: -142.220, S: 1.601, L: 0.230
TSL
T: -2.098, S: 0.461, L: 0.233
CMYK
cyan: 100% (1.000), magenta: 66% (0.665), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 25% (0.251)
CMY
cyan: 100% (1.000), magenta: 75% (0.749), yellow: 25% (0.251)
XYZ
X: 11.234, Y: 7.427, Z: 50.122
xyY
x: 0.163, y: 0.108, Y: 7.427
CIELab
L: 32.759, a: 35.208, b: -70.357
CIELuv
L: 32.759, u: -14.156, v: -95.181
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 32.759, C: 78.675, H: 296.584
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 32.759, C: 96.228, H: 261.541
Hunter-Lab
L: 27.252, a: 25.890, b: -89.968
CIECAM02
J: 22.579, C: 70.003, h: 257.356, Q: 93.618, M: 61.216, s: 80.864, H: 309.719
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.739, jaune: -12.850, green: 3.064
LMS
L: 3.283, M: 5.009, S: 49.424
YCbCr
Y: 66.974, Cb: 193.225, Cr: 90.887
YCgCo
Y: 79.750, Cg: -15.750, Co: -47.750
YDbDr
Y: 59.342, Db: 198.091, Dr: 112.871
YPbPr
Y: 59.512, Pb: 70.860, Pr: -37.842
xvYCC
Y: 67.110, Cb: 190.246, Cr: 94.758
YIQ
Y: 59.342, I: -78.926, Q: 25.981
YUV
Y: 59.342, U: 64.789, V: -52.061
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 3/12 ΔE = 11.038
Brand Color
Boeing ΔE = 4.797

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