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#0040cf Hex Color Code

#0040cf Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #0040cf is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #0040cf is comprised of 0% red, 25.1% green and 81.18% blue. In the HSL color space #0040cf has a hue of 221° (degrees), 100% saturation and 41% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 468.12 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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

#0040cf linear gradient to complementary #46cf00

  1. #0040cf
  2. #4858b7
  3. #5d709e
  4. #658785
  5. #659f69
  6. #5cb748
  7. #46cf00

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #0033be
  2. #0037c4
  3. #003bc9
  4. #0040cf
  5. #1845d5
  6. #2649da
  7. #304ee0

Tones

  1. #0040cf
  2. #3846be
  3. #4c4dac
  4. #58549b
  5. #605a8a
  6. #656179
  7. #686868

Tints and Shades

#0040cf to white

  1. #0040cf
  2. #575dd8
  3. #817be1
  4. #a39ae9
  5. #c3bbf1
  6. #e1dcf8
  7. #ffffff

#0040cf to black

  1. #0040cf
  2. #1736a9
  3. #1d2c85
  4. #1d2362
  5. #191a42
  6. #131024
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Caparol

    1. 65 25 260 / Lazur 210
      #1c48c8
      ΔE = 2.829 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
    2. 60 21 264 / Saphir 105
      #2c40b8
      ΔE = 2.893 / LRV ≈ 7.7%

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#0040cf HTML / CSS Code Examples

#0040cf foreground

I found I could say things with color and shapes that I couldn't say any other way--things I had no words for.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="color: #0040cf">…</p>

#0040cf background

No great artist ever sees things as they really are. If he did, he would cease to be an artist.

Oscar Wilde
<p style="background-color: #0040cf">…</p>

#0040cf shadow

Every good painter paints what he is.

Jackson Pollock
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #0040cf">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
16591
Binary
00000000, 01000000, 11001111
Hexadecimal
#0040cf
LRV
≈ 8.2%
Closest short hex
#04c ΔE = 1.401
RGB
rgb(0, 64, 207)
RGBA
rgba(0, 64, 207, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.000, g: 0.236, b: 0.764
RYB
red: 0.000%, yellow: 0.192%, blue: 0.812%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-16760625 / 0xff0040cf
HSL
hsl(221, 100%, 41%)
HSLA
hsla(221, 100%, 41%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 221° (221.449), saturation: 100% (1.000), value: 81% (0.812)
HSP
hue: 221.449, saturation: 100.000%, perceived brightness: 33.481%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 262.303, S: 100.019, L: 34.334
Cubehelix
H: -140.505, S: 1.717, L: 0.237
TSL
T: -2.163, S: 0.466, L: 0.240
CMYK
cyan: 100% (1.000), magenta: 69% (0.691), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 19% (0.188)
CMY
cyan: 100% (1.000), magenta: 75% (0.749), yellow: 19% (0.188)
XYZ
X: 13.092, Y: 8.170, Z: 59.906
xyY
x: 0.161, y: 0.101, Y: 8.170
CIELab
L: 34.334, a: 41.262, b: -77.100
CIELuv
L: 34.334, u: -14.187, v: -104.970
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 34.334, C: 87.447, H: 298.155
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 34.334, C: 105.924, H: 262.303
Hunter-Lab
L: 28.583, a: 31.737, b: -104.255
CIECAM02
J: 23.713, C: 74.651, h: 257.823, Q: 95.941, M: 65.281, s: 82.488, H: 309.959
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.781, jaune: -14.137, green: 3.335
LMS
L: 3.375, M: 5.023, S: 59.062
YCbCr
Y: 68.542, Cb: 200.249, Cr: 89.751
YCgCo
Y: 83.750, Cg: -19.750, Co: -51.750
YDbDr
Y: 61.166, Db: 219.419, Dr: 116.343
YPbPr
Y: 60.664, Pb: 78.860, Pr: -38.578
xvYCC
Y: 68.100, Cb: 197.273, Cr: 94.112
YIQ
Y: 61.166, I: -84.066, Q: 30.959
YUV
Y: 61.166, U: 71.765, V: -53.661
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 3/12 ΔE = 13.996
Brand Color
Behance ΔE = 6.706

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