#0040e4 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #0040e4 is composed of 0% red, 25.1% green and 89.4% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 100% cyan, 71.9% magenta, 0% yellow and 10.6% black. It has a hue angle of 223.2 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 44.7%. #0040e4 color hex could be obtained by blending #0080ff with #0000c9. Closest websafe color is: #0033cc.

    • R 0
    • G 25
    • B 89
    RGB color chart
    • C 100
    • M 72
    • Y 0
    • K 11
    CMYK color chart

#0040e4 color description : Pure (or mostly pure) blue.

#0040e4 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #0040e4 has RGB values of R:0, G:64, B:228 and CMYK values of C:1, M:0.72, Y:0, K:0.11. Its decimal value is 16612.

Hex triplet 0040e4 #0040e4
RGB Decimal 0, 64, 228 rgb(0,64,228)
RGB Percent 0, 25.1, 89.4 rgb(0%,25.1%,89.4%)
CMYK 100, 72, 0, 11
HSL 223.2°, 100, 44.7 hsl(223.2,100%,44.7%)
HSV (or HSB) 223.2°, 100, 89.4
Web Safe 0033cc #0033cc
CIE-LAB 36.493, 48.856, -85.611
XYZ 15.834, 9.267, 74.349
xyY 0.159, 0.093, 9.267
CIE-LCH 36.493, 98.571, 299.712
CIE-LUV 36.493, -14.342, -117.477
Hunter-Lab 30.442, 39.573, -123.497
Binary 00000000, 01000000, 11100100

Color Schemes with #0040e4

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Alternatives to #0040e4

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#0040e4 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #0040e4

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#0040e4 border color

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CSS codes
.text {color:#0040e4;}
.background {background-color:#0040e4;}
.border {border:1px solid #0040e4;}

Shades and Tints of #0040e4

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, #00030c is the darkest color, while #f8faff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #0040e4

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #696e7b is the less saturated color, while #0040e4 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #0040e4 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.

  • #404040 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #334061 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #005bb2 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #00619a Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #00686c Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #0051c4 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #0055b5 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #005998 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population