#0040b8 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #0040b8 is composed of 0% red, 25.1% green and 72.2% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 100% cyan, 65.2% magenta, 0% yellow and 27.8% black. It has a hue angle of 219.1 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 36.1%. #0040b8 color hex could be obtained by blending #0080ff with #000071. Closest websafe color is: #0033cc.

    • R 0
    • G 25
    • B 72
    RGB color chart
    • C 100
    • M 65
    • Y 0
    • K 28
    CMYK color chart

#0040b8 color description : Strong blue.

#0040b8 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #0040b8 has RGB values of R:0, G:64, B:184 and CMYK values of C:1, M:0.65, Y:0, K:0.28. Its decimal value is 16568.

Hex triplet 0040b8 #0040b8
RGB Decimal 0, 64, 184 rgb(0,64,184)
RGB Percent 0, 25.1, 72.2 rgb(0%,25.1%,72.2%)
CMYK 100, 65, 0, 28
HSL 219.1°, 100, 36.1 hsl(219.1,100%,36.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 219.1°, 100, 72.2
Web Safe 0033cc #0033cc
CIE-LAB 32.093, 32.487, -67.333
XYZ 10.483, 7.127, 46.168
xyY 0.164, 0.112, 7.127
CIE-LCH 32.093, 74.761, 295.756
CIE-LUV 32.093, -14.171, -90.819
Hunter-Lab 26.696, 23.379, -83.85
Binary 00000000, 01000000, 10111000

Color Schemes with #0040b8

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Alternatives to #0040b8

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#0040b8 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #0040b8

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CSS codes
.text {color:#0040b8;}
.background {background-color:#0040b8;}
.border {border:1px solid #0040b8;}

Shades and Tints of #0040b8

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, #000307 is the darkest color, while #f3f7ff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #0040b8

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #555a63 is the less saturated color, while #0040b8 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #0040b8 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
  • #2f3c54 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #0052a0 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #00578b Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #005d61 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #004ba9 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #004e9b Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #005281 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population