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#0040e6 Hex Color Code

#0040e6 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #0040e6 is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #0040e6 is comprised of 0% red, 25.1% green and 90.2% blue. In the HSL color space #0040e6 has a hue of 223° (degrees), 100% saturation and 45% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 467.32 nm.

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#0040e6 linear gradient to complementary #0ee600

  1. #0040e6
  2. #4e5dcb
  3. #6279b0
  4. #689494
  5. #63af75
  6. #50cb51
  7. #0ee600

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #0031d3
  2. #0036da
  3. #003be0
  4. #0040e6
  5. #1c45ec
  6. #2b4af3
  7. #374ff9

Tones

  1. #0040e6
  2. #4049d3
  3. #5551bf
  4. #635aac
  5. #6b6299
  6. #706b86
  7. #737373

Tints and Shades

#0040e6 to White

  1. #0040e6
  2. #5d5deb
  3. #877bf0
  4. #a99bf5
  5. #c7bbf9
  6. #e4ddfc
  7. #ffffff

#0040e6 to Black

  1. #0040e6
  2. #1a36bc
  3. #202c93
  4. #20236d
  5. #1c1a48
  6. #141027
  7. #000000

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#0040e6 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#0040e6 foreground

A man paints with his brains and not with his hands.

Michelangelo
<p style="color: #0040e6">…</p>

#0040e6 background

Creativity takes courage.

Henri Matisse
<p style="background-color: #0040e6">…</p>

#0040e6 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 #0040e6">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
16614
Binary
00000000, 01000000, 11100110
Hexadecimal
#0040e6
LRV
≈ 9.4%
Closest short hex
#24d ΔE = 1.617
RGB
rgb(0, 64, 230)
RGBA
rgba(0, 64, 230, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.000, g: 0.218, b: 0.782
RYB
red: 0.000%, yellow: 0.196%, blue: 0.902%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-16760602 / 0xff0040e6
HSL
hsl(223, 100%, 45%)
HSLA
hsla(223, 100%%, 45%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 223° (223.304), saturation: 100% (1.000), value: 90% (0.902)
HSP
hue: 223.304, saturation: 100.000%, perceived brightness: 36.016%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 263.097, S: 100.019, L: 36.702
Cubehelix
H: -138.504, S: 1.880, L: 0.247
TSL
T: -2.242, S: 0.473, L: 0.250
CMYK
cyan: 100% (1.000), magenta: 72% (0.722), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 10% (0.098)
CMY
cyan: 100% (1.000), magenta: 75% (0.749), yellow: 10% (0.098)
XYZ
X: 16.111, Y: 9.378, Z: 75.808
xyY
x: 0.159, y: 0.093, Y: 9.378
CIELab
L: 36.702, a: 49.553, b: -86.397
CIELuv
L: 36.702, u: -14.363, v: -118.642
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 36.702, C: 99.599, H: 299.837
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 36.702, C: 119.508, H: 263.097
Hunter-Lab
L: 30.623, a: 40.321, b: -125.338
CIECAM02
J: 25.463, C: 80.940, h: 258.194, Q: 99.417, M: 70.781, s: 84.377, H: 310.150
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.831, jaune: -15.914, green: 3.773
LMS
L: 3.524, M: 5.045, S: 74.726
YCbCr
Y: 70.796, Cb: 210.346, Cr: 88.118
YCgCo
Y: 89.500, Cg: -25.500, Co: -57.500
YDbDr
Y: 63.788, Db: 250.078, Dr: 121.334
YPbPr
Y: 62.320, Pb: 90.360, Pr: -39.636
xvYCC
Y: 69.522, Cb: 207.375, Cr: 93.182
YIQ
Y: 63.788, I: -91.455, Q: 38.115
YUV
Y: 63.788, U: 81.793, V: -55.962
Munsell Color System
10PB 4/12 ΔE = 17.793
Brand Color
Behance ΔE = 3.454

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