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#40506b Hex Color Code

#40506b Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #40506b is a medium dark shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #40506b is comprised of 25.1% red, 31.37% green and 41.96% blue. In the HSL color space #40506b has a hue of 218° (degrees), 25% saturation and 34% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 475.98 nm.

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#40506b linear gradient to complementary #6c623f

  1. #40506b
  2. #4a5364
  3. #52565d
  4. #5a5956
  5. #605c4e
  6. #665f47
  7. #6c623f

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #32425d
  2. #374761
  3. #3b4b66
  4. #40506b
  5. #455570
  6. #495975
  7. #4e5e7a

Tints and Shades

#40506b to white

  1. #40506b
  2. #5e6a82
  3. #7d869a
  4. #9ca3b2
  5. #bcc1cb
  6. #dddfe5
  7. #ffffff

#40506b to black

  1. #40506b
  2. #364359
  3. #2d3647
  4. #232a36
  5. #1a1e26
  6. #101217
  7. #000000

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      ΔE = 2.261 / LRV ≈ 7.8%
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      #42526e
      ΔE = 0.948 / LRV ≈ 8.3%
  3. AMC

    1. ★ Cadet Blue
      #3d506a
      ΔE = 1.004 / LRV ≈ 7.8%
    2. Kimberly Blue
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      ΔE = 2.693 / LRV ≈ 8.2%
  4. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 289 U
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      ΔE = 1.007 / LRV ≈ 7.8%
    2. ★ 540 U
      #3f526f
      ΔE = 1.104 / LRV ≈ 8.2%
  5. Chrysler

    1. ★ Potomac Blue
      #3e506e
      ΔE = 1.077 / LRV ≈ 7.9%
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      ΔE = 1.115 / LRV ≈ 8.2%
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      ΔE = 2.633 / LRV ≈ 8.0%
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      #3b506e
      ΔE = 1.346 / LRV ≈ 7.8%
    2. Midnight Haze / P111-C7
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      ΔE = 2.942 / LRV ≈ 9.2%
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      #434e69
      ΔE = 1.422 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
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      ΔE = 2.521 / LRV ≈ 7.1%
  10. Dulux

    1. ★ 50BB 08/171
      #3f5169
      ΔE = 1.473 / LRV ≈ 8.0%
  11. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6223
      #3f536d
      ΔE = 1.578 / LRV ≈ 8.3%
    2. ★ 6229
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      ΔE = 1.928 / LRV ≈ 7.1%
  12. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Heirloom China / 37C-7
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      ΔE = 1.825 / LRV ≈ 7.9%
    2. ★ Wild Blueberry / 38B-7
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      ΔE = 1.862 / LRV ≈ 7.8%
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    1. ★ Buster / A379
      #3e4c69
      ΔE = 1.866 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
  15. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Luxe / KM3120-5
      #3c4c65
      ΔE = 1.911 / LRV ≈ 7.1%
    2. ★ Blue Moon Bay / KM3128-5
      #3d4d64
      ΔE = 2.077 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
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    1. ★ East Bay B45-040-272
      #47526e
      ΔE = 1.913 / LRV ≈ 8.5%
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      ΔE = 2.737 / LRV ≈ 8.3%
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    1. ★ Model Master 1719
      #3b4f67
      ΔE = 1.985 / LRV ≈ 7.5%
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      #374f6b
      ΔE = 2.011 / LRV ≈ 7.5%
  19. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Royal Wave / AC143
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      ΔE = 2.014 / LRV ≈ 8.2%
  20. KILZ

    1. ★ Blue Uniform / B912
      #3b4e6e
      ΔE = 2.014 / LRV ≈ 7.5%
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      ΔE = 2.580 / LRV ≈ 8.5%
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      ΔE = 2.068 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
    2. Mykonos Reflection R171A
      #3f5671
      ΔE = 2.732 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
  22. Brillux

    1. ★ 54.09.27
      #48506a
      ΔE = 2.135 / LRV ≈ 8.2%
    2. 60.09.27
      #42546a
      ΔE = 2.648 / LRV ≈ 8.5%
  23. Sikkens

    1. ★ U0.20.30
      #405571
      ΔE = 2.161 / LRV ≈ 8.8%
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      ΔE = 2.283 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
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      ΔE = 2.708 / LRV ≈ 7.0%
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      #49536b
      ΔE = 2.283 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
    2. Black&blue
      #454d6a
      ΔE = 2.575 / LRV ≈ 7.6%
  26. Caparol

    1. 52 4 245 / Blaeulich-Grau
      #48506c
      ΔE = 2.362 / LRV ≈ 8.2%
    2. 51 6 246 / Lago 15
      #384c6c
      ΔE = 2.573 / LRV ≈ 7.1%
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      #444d63
      ΔE = 2.373 / LRV ≈ 7.4%
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      ΔE = 2.701 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
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    1. Moonlit Sky
      #384c6b
      ΔE = 2.373 / LRV ≈ 7.1%
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      ΔE = 2.389 / LRV ≈ 7.0%
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      ΔE = 2.457 / LRV ≈ 7.3%
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      #414d62
      ΔE = 2.457 / LRV ≈ 7.3%
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    1. 7354-73 Lavender Seeds
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      ΔE = 2.478 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
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      ΔE = 2.479 / LRV ≈ 7.6%
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      #404d62
      ΔE = 2.482 / LRV ≈ 7.3%
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    1. AC144 - Midnight Interlude
      #354d69
      ΔE = 2.488 / LRV ≈ 7.1%
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    1. Stunning / 826
      #424b63
      ΔE = 2.532 / LRV ≈ 7.1%
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      ΔE = 2.577 / LRV ≈ 8.3%
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    1. Bleu Dionne
      #3c4a63
      ΔE = 2.588 / LRV ≈ 6.8%
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    1. Federal Standard 25051
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      ΔE = 2.620 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
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      #384a66
      ΔE = 2.701 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
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      ΔE = 2.707 / LRV ≈ 7.8%
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      ΔE = 2.756 / LRV ≈ 8.8%
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    1. Cool Blue / 5352 B
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#40506b HTML / CSS Code Examples

#40506b foreground

Every good painter paints what he is.

Jackson Pollock
<p style="color: #40506b">…</p>

#40506b background

Art is the stored honey of the human soul.

Theodore Dreiser
<p style="background-color: #40506b">…</p>

#40506b shadow

The holy grail is to spend less time making the picture than it takes people to look at it.

Banksy
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #40506b">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
4214891
Binary
01000000, 01010000, 01101011
Hexadecimal
#40506b
LRV
≈ 7.9%
Closest short hex
#457 ΔE = 3.244
RGB
rgb(64, 80, 107)
RGBA
rgba(64, 80, 107, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.255, g: 0.319, b: 0.426
RYB
red: 0.251%, yellow: 0.297%, blue: 0.420%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-12562325 / 0xff40506b
HSL
hsl(218, 25%, 34%)
HSLA
hsla(218, 25%, 34%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 218° (217.674), saturation: 40% (0.402), value: 42% (0.420)
HSP
hue: 217.674, saturation: 40.187%, perceived brightness: 31.094%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 250.114, S: 42.407, L: 33.750
Cubehelix
H: -144.729, S: 0.297, L: 0.307
TSL
T: -2.007, S: 0.107, L: 0.307
CMYK
cyan: 40% (0.402), magenta: 25% (0.252), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 58% (0.580)
CMY
cyan: 75% (0.749), magenta: 69% (0.686), yellow: 58% (0.580)
XYZ
X: 7.636, Y: 7.888, Z: 15.027
xyY
x: 0.250, y: 0.258, Y: 7.888
CIELab
L: 33.750, a: 1.310, b: -17.581
CIELuv
L: 33.750, u: -8.453, v: -23.369
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 33.750, C: 17.630, H: 274.262
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 33.750, C: 24.851, H: 250.114
Hunter-Lab
L: 28.086, a: -0.621, b: -12.062
CIECAM02
J: 24.502, C: 24.485, h: 254.375, Q: 97.524, M: 21.412, s: 46.857, H: 308.198
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.224, jaune: -3.060, green: 0.786
LMS
L: 6.544, M: 8.110, S: 14.908
YCbCr
Y: 83.254, Cb: 142.221, Cr: 119.059
YCgCo
Y: 82.750, Cg: -2.750, Co: 5.250
YDbDr
Y: 78.294, Db: 43.191, Dr: 27.187
YPbPr
Y: 78.536, Pb: 15.340, Pr: -9.242
xvYCC
Y: 83.449, Cb: 141.475, Cr: 119.882
YIQ
Y: 78.294, I: -18.206, Q: 5.017
YUV
Y: 78.294, U: 14.127, V: -12.540
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 3/4 ΔE = 3.034
Brand Color
Tumblr ΔE = 2.907

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