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#0040cd Hex Color Code

#0040cd Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #0040cd is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #0040cd is comprised of 0% red, 25.1% green and 80.39% blue. In the HSL color space #0040cd has a hue of 221° (degrees), 100% saturation and 40% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 468.2 nm.

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Color Schemes

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

#0040cd linear gradient to complementary #48cd00

  1. #0040cd
  2. #4858b5
  3. #5c6f9d
  4. #658683
  5. #659e68
  6. #5db547
  7. #48cd00

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #0033bc
  2. #0037c2
  3. #003cc7
  4. #0040cd
  5. #1845d3
  6. #2549d8
  7. #304ede

Tones

  1. #0040cd
  2. #3746bc
  3. #4b4dab
  4. #57539a
  5. #5f5a89
  6. #646078
  7. #676767

Tints and Shades

#0040cd to white

  1. #0040cd
  2. #575cd6
  3. #807bdf
  4. #a39ae8
  5. #c3bbf0
  6. #e1dcf8
  7. #ffffff

#0040cd to black

  1. #0040cd
  2. #1736a8
  3. #1d2c84
  4. #1d2362
  5. #191a41
  6. #131024
  7. #000000

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  1. Caparol

    1. 60 21 264 / Saphir 105
      #2c40b8
      ΔE = 2.645 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
    2. 65 25 260 / Lazur 210
      #1c48c8
      ΔE = 2.789 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. 2369 C
      #3b3fb6
      ΔE = 2.994 / LRV ≈ 7.9%

#0040cd HTML / CSS Code Examples

#0040cd foreground

I invent nothing, I rediscover.

Auguste Rodin
<p style="color: #0040cd">…</p>

#0040cd background

Art is a lie that makes us realize truth.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="background-color: #0040cd">…</p>

#0040cd shadow

There is no must in art because art is free.

Wassily Kandinsky
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #0040cd">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
16589
Binary
00000000, 01000000, 11001101
Hexadecimal
#0040cd
LRV
≈ 8.1%
Closest short hex
#04c ΔE = 1.310
RGB
rgb(0, 64, 205)
RGBA
rgba(0, 64, 205, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.000, g: 0.238, b: 0.762
RYB
red: 0.000%, yellow: 0.191%, blue: 0.804%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-16760627 / 0xff0040cd
HSL
hsl(221, 100%, 40%)
HSLA
hsla(221, 100%, 40%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 221° (221.268), saturation: 100% (1.000), value: 80% (0.804)
HSP
hue: 221.268, saturation: 100.000%, perceived brightness: 33.265%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 262.219, S: 100.019, L: 34.134
Cubehelix
H: -140.703, S: 1.703, L: 0.237
TSL
T: -2.155, S: 0.465, L: 0.239
CMYK
cyan: 100% (1.000), magenta: 69% (0.688), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 20% (0.196)
CMY
cyan: 100% (1.000), magenta: 75% (0.749), yellow: 20% (0.196)
XYZ
X: 12.849, Y: 8.073, Z: 58.627
xyY
x: 0.162, y: 0.101, Y: 8.073
CIELab
L: 34.134, a: 40.518, b: -76.270
CIELuv
L: 34.134, u: -14.178, v: -103.760
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 34.134, C: 86.365, H: 297.979
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 34.134, C: 104.724, H: 262.219
Hunter-Lab
L: 28.413, a: 31.000, b: -102.450
CIECAM02
J: 23.567, C: 74.083, h: 257.776, Q: 95.646, M: 64.784, s: 82.300, H: 309.935
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.776, jaune: -13.979, green: 3.299
LMS
L: 3.363, M: 5.021, S: 57.802
YCbCr
Y: 68.346, Cb: 199.371, Cr: 89.893
YCgCo
Y: 83.250, Cg: -19.250, Co: -51.250
YDbDr
Y: 60.938, Db: 216.753, Dr: 115.909
YPbPr
Y: 60.520, Pb: 77.860, Pr: -38.486
xvYCC
Y: 67.976, Cb: 196.395, Cr: 94.193
YIQ
Y: 60.938, I: -83.424, Q: 30.337
YUV
Y: 60.938, U: 70.893, V: -53.461
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 3/12 ΔE = 13.621
Brand Color
Behance ΔE = 6.991

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