#0040b9 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #0040b9 is composed of 0% red, 25.1% green and 72.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 100% cyan, 65.4% magenta, 0% yellow and 27.5% black. It has a hue angle of 219.2 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 36.3%. #0040b9 color hex could be obtained by blending #0080ff with #000073. Closest websafe color is: #0033cc.

    • R 0
    • G 25
    • B 73
    RGB color chart
    • C 100
    • M 65
    • Y 0
    • K 27
    CMYK color chart

#0040b9 color description : Strong blue.

#0040b9 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #0040b9 has RGB values of R:0, G:64, B:185 and CMYK values of C:1, M:0.65, Y:0, K:0.27. Its decimal value is 16569.

Hex triplet 0040b9 #0040b9
RGB Decimal 0, 64, 185 rgb(0,64,185)
RGB Percent 0, 25.1, 72.5 rgb(0%,25.1%,72.5%)
CMYK 100, 65, 0, 27
HSL 219.2°, 100, 36.3 hsl(219.2,100%,36.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 219.2°, 100, 72.5
Web Safe 0033cc #0033cc
CIE-LAB 32.188, 32.879, -67.769
XYZ 10.588, 7.169, 46.722
xyY 0.164, 0.111, 7.169
CIE-LCH 32.188, 75.324, 295.881
CIE-LUV 32.188, -14.167, -91.447
Hunter-Lab 26.774, 23.737, -84.72
Binary 00000000, 01000000, 10111001

Color Schemes with #0040b9

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Alternatives to #0040b9

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#0040b9 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #0040b9

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CSS codes
.text {color:#0040b9;}
.background {background-color:#0040b9;}
.border {border:1px solid #0040b9;}

Shades and Tints of #0040b9

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, #000308 is the darkest color, while #f4f8ff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #0040b9

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #555a64 is the less saturated color, while #0040b9 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #0040b9 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
  • #004e9c Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #005281 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population