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#40559b Hex Color Code

#40559b Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #40559b is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #40559b is comprised of 25.1% red, 33.33% green and 60.78% blue. In the HSL color space #40559b has a hue of 226° (degrees), 42% saturation and 43% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 470.7 nm.

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Color Schemes

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

#40559b linear gradient to complementary #acbf1c

  1. #40559b
  2. #5f658c
  3. #75767c
  4. #86876c
  5. #949a59
  6. #a1ac42
  7. #acbf1c

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #2d4689
  2. #334b8f
  3. #3a5095
  4. #40559b
  5. #465aa1
  6. #4c5fa7
  7. #5265ad

Tones

  1. #40559b
  2. #4c5994
  3. #555d8c
  4. #5d6185
  5. #63657d
  6. #696a76
  7. #6e6e6e

Tints and Shades

#40559b to white

  1. #40559b
  2. #636fac
  3. #838abc
  4. #a2a6cd
  5. #c1c3dd
  6. #e0e0ee
  7. #ffffff

#40559b to black

  1. #40559b
  2. #37477f
  3. #2e3965
  4. #252c4b
  5. #1c1f33
  6. #13131d
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Crushed Velvet / 246-7
      #415397
      ΔE = 0.895 / LRV ≈ 9.5%
    2. Majestic Mount / 245-7
      #49528d
      ΔE = 2.703 / LRV ≈ 9.4%
  2. Levis

    1. ★ Clear Purple B70
      #3b549e
      ΔE = 0.949 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
  3. Glidden

    1. ★ Crushed Velvet / PPG1245-7
      #445397
      ΔE = 1.033 / LRV ≈ 9.6%
  4. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 3590 C
      #3c57a1
      ΔE = 1.166 / LRV ≈ 10.3%
    2. ★ 3590 CP
      #385195
      ΔE = 2.078 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
  5. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 36-b2
      #3a579d
      ΔE = 1.221 / LRV ≈ 10.1%
    2. ★ 36-b3
      #365396
      ΔE = 2.018 / LRV ≈ 9.2%
  6. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Blue Moon
      #3a58a1
      ΔE = 1.465 / LRV ≈ 10.5%
    2. Light Cloisonne
      #2e57a9
      ΔE = 2.767 / LRV ≈ 10.3%
  7. Sikkens

    1. ★ V1.42.30
      #37529d
      ΔE = 1.683 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
    2. V0.40.30
      #395594
      ΔE = 2.367 / LRV ≈ 9.5%
  8. Mylands of London

    1. ★ Smalt
      #435593
      ΔE = 1.701 / LRV ≈ 9.8%
  9. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 3050-R80B
      #33539b
      ΔE = 1.774 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
  10. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Bright Cerulean 247-7
      #385698
      ΔE = 1.909 / LRV ≈ 9.8%
    2. Majestic Mount 245-7
      #49528d
      ΔE = 2.703 / LRV ≈ 9.4%
  11. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Grapes
      #4b589a
      ΔE = 1.923 / LRV ≈ 10.8%
    2. Cordon Bleu
      #365798
      ΔE = 2.479 / LRV ≈ 9.9%
  12. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Twilight Blue / 2067-30
      #375597
      ΔE = 1.971 / LRV ≈ 9.5%
  13. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Blazing Blue / 37D-5
      #34569a
      ΔE = 2.050 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
  14. Beckers

    1. ★ Gasoline 787 / 5535-B15G
      #4b5897
      ΔE = 2.099 / LRV ≈ 10.7%
  15. Caparol

    1. ★ 60 16 260 / Lazur 140
      #3c54a4
      ΔE = 2.156 / LRV ≈ 10.0%
    2. 60 14 250 / Marin 40
      #34589c
      ΔE = 2.368 / LRV ≈ 10.1%
  16. Valspar Paint

    1. Yacht Club Blue
      #3d4f94
      ΔE = 2.388 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
  17. Earthpaint

    1. 1-38-7 Masquerade
      #4a5792
      ΔE = 2.445 / LRV ≈ 10.3%
  18. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6498
      #3d5a9b
      ΔE = 2.501 / LRV ≈ 10.7%
    2. 6512
      #345095
      ΔE = 2.611 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
  19. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10451
      #485b9b
      ΔE = 2.641 / LRV ≈ 11.2%
  20. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 4050-R70B
      #435690
      ΔE = 2.652 / LRV ≈ 9.9%
  21. Diamond Vogel

    1. Blue Highlight / 0613
      #40508d
      ΔE = 2.854 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
  22. Colortrend

    1. 0613
      #40508d
      ΔE = 2.854 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
  23. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Gloxinia 28-12
      #3a5794
      ΔE = 2.872 / LRV ≈ 9.9%
  24. Vallejo

    1. Vallejo 70.736 #209
      #375694
      ΔE = 2.884 / LRV ≈ 9.6%
  25. Resene

    1. Governor Bay B50-095-281
      #51559b
      ΔE = 2.906 / LRV ≈ 10.6%
  26. Taubmans

    1. Pansy / T12 38.H6
      #4a568e
      ΔE = 2.942 / LRV ≈ 10.1%
  27. Bristol

    1. Pansy / P106-C7
      #4a568e
      ΔE = 2.942 / LRV ≈ 10.1%

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#40559b HTML / CSS Code Examples

#40559b foreground

Art must be an expression of love or it is nothing.

Marc Chagall
<p style="color: #40559b">…</p>

#40559b 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: #40559b">…</p>

#40559b shadow

Art is never finished, only abandoned.

Leonardo Da Vinci
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #40559b">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
4216219
Binary
01000000, 01010101, 10011011
Hexadecimal
#40559b
LRV
≈ 10.0%
Closest short hex
#459 ΔE = 0.611
RGB
rgb(64, 85, 155)
RGBA
rgba(64, 85, 155, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.211, g: 0.280, b: 0.510
RYB
red: 0.251%, yellow: 0.318%, blue: 0.608%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-12560997 / 0xff40559b
HSL
hsl(226, 42%, 43%)
HSLA
hsla(226, 42%, 43%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 226° (226.154), saturation: 59% (0.587), value: 61% (0.608)
HSP
hue: 226.154, saturation: 58.710%, perceived brightness: 35.521%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 259.337, S: 61.759, L: 37.757
Cubehelix
H: -135.536, S: 0.632, L: 0.339
TSL
T: -2.365, S: 0.180, L: 0.340
CMYK
cyan: 59% (0.587), magenta: 45% (0.452), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 39% (0.392)
CMY
cyan: 75% (0.749), magenta: 67% (0.667), yellow: 39% (0.392)
XYZ
X: 11.277, Y: 9.953, Z: 32.331
xyY
x: 0.211, y: 0.186, Y: 9.953
CIELab
L: 37.757, a: 13.980, b: -40.743
CIELuv
L: 37.757, u: -11.142, v: -59.175
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 37.757, C: 43.075, H: 288.938
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 37.757, C: 60.214, H: 259.337
Hunter-Lab
L: 31.548, a: 8.599, b: -38.678
CIECAM02
J: 27.619, C: 46.573, h: 262.638, Q: 103.542, M: 40.728, s: 62.717, H: 312.469
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.416, jaune: -7.252, green: 0.813
LMS
L: 7.289, M: 9.157, S: 31.963
YCbCr
Y: 90.478, Cb: 161.838, Cr: 113.811
YCgCo
Y: 97.250, Cg: -12.250, Co: -6.750
YDbDr
Y: 86.701, Db: 102.760, Dr: 43.183
YPbPr
Y: 85.567, Pb: 37.415, Pr: -13.720
xvYCC
Y: 89.487, Cb: 160.867, Cr: 115.948
YIQ
Y: 86.701, I: -34.998, Q: 17.339
YUV
Y: 86.701, U: 33.611, V: -19.916
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 3/12 ΔE = 3.675
Brand Color
Facebook ΔE = 2.847

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