#0040cb Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #0040cb is composed of 0% red, 25.1% green and 79.6% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 100% cyan, 68.5% magenta, 0% yellow and 20.4% black. It has a hue angle of 221.1 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 39.8%. #0040cb color hex could be obtained by blending #0080ff with #000097. Closest websafe color is: #0033cc.

    • R 0
    • G 25
    • B 80
    RGB color chart
    • C 100
    • M 68
    • Y 0
    • K 20
    CMYK color chart

#0040cb color description : Strong blue.

#0040cb Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #0040cb has RGB values of R:0, G:64, B:203 and CMYK values of C:1, M:0.68, Y:0, K:0.2. Its decimal value is 16587.

Hex triplet 0040cb #0040cb
RGB Decimal 0, 64, 203 rgb(0,64,203)
RGB Percent 0, 25.1, 79.6 rgb(0%,25.1%,79.6%)
CMYK 100, 68, 0, 20
HSL 221.1°, 100, 39.8 hsl(221.1,100%,39.8%)
HSV (or HSB) 221.1°, 100, 79.6
Web Safe 0033cc #0033cc
CIE-LAB 33.936, 39.776, -75.442
XYZ 12.611, 7.978, 57.372
xyY 0.162, 0.102, 7.978
CIE-LCH 33.936, 85.285, 297.8
CIE-LUV 33.936, -14.171, -102.555
Hunter-Lab 28.244, 30.269, -100.662
Binary 00000000, 01000000, 11001011

Color Schemes with #0040cb

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Alternatives to #0040cb

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#0040cb Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #0040cb

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

Shades and Tints of #0040cb

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, #000207 is the darkest color, while #f2f6ff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #0040cb

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #5e636d is the less saturated color, while #0040cb is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #0040cb 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.

  • #3d3d3d Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #313e59 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #0056a8 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #005b91 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #006166 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #004eb4 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #0051a6 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #00558a Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population