#0040bc Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #0040bc is composed of 0% red, 25.1% green and 73.7% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 100% cyan, 66% magenta, 0% yellow and 26.3% black. It has a hue angle of 219.6 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 36.9%. #0040bc color hex could be obtained by blending #0080ff with #000079. Closest websafe color is: #0033cc.

    • R 0
    • G 25
    • B 74
    RGB color chart
    • C 100
    • M 66
    • Y 0
    • K 26
    CMYK color chart

#0040bc color description : Strong blue.

#0040bc Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #0040bc has RGB values of R:0, G:64, B:188 and CMYK values of C:1, M:0.66, Y:0, K:0.26. Its decimal value is 16572.

Hex triplet 0040bc #0040bc
RGB Decimal 0, 64, 188 rgb(0,64,188)
RGB Percent 0, 25.1, 73.7 rgb(0%,25.1%,73.7%)
CMYK 100, 66, 0, 26
HSL 219.6°, 100, 36.9 hsl(219.6,100%,36.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 219.6°, 100, 73.7
Web Safe 0033cc #0033cc
CIE-LAB 32.473, 34.05, -69.07
XYZ 10.909, 7.297, 48.408
xyY 0.164, 0.11, 7.297
CIE-LCH 32.473, 77.007, 296.242
CIE-LUV 32.473, -14.16, -93.323
Hunter-Lab 27.012, 24.813, -87.342
Binary 00000000, 01000000, 10111100

Color Schemes with #0040bc

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Alternatives to #0040bc

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#0040bc Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #0040bc

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CSS codes
.text {color:#0040bc;}
.background {background-color:#0040bc;}
.border {border:1px solid #0040bc;}

Shades and Tints of #0040bc

A shade is achieved by adding black to any pure hue, while a tint is created by mixing white to any pure color. In this example, #00040b is the darkest color, while #f7faff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #0040bc

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #575c65 is the less saturated color, while #0040bc is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #0040bc is perceived by people affected by a color vision deficiency. This can be useful if you need to ensure your color combinations are accessible to color-blind users.

  • #3b3b3b Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #2f3c55 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #0053a2 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #00588c Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #005e62 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #004cab Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #004f9d Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #005383 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population