#4040bb Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #4040bb is composed of 25.1% red, 25.1% green and 73.3% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 65.8% cyan, 65.8% magenta, 0% yellow and 26.7% black. It has a hue angle of 240 degrees, a saturation of 49% and a lightness of 49.2%. #4040bb color hex could be obtained by blending #8080ff with #000077. Closest websafe color is: #3333cc.

    • R 25
    • G 25
    • B 73
    RGB color chart
    • C 66
    • M 66
    • Y 0
    • K 27
    CMYK color chart

#4040bb color description : Moderate blue.

#4040bb Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #4040bb has RGB values of R:64, G:64, B:187 and CMYK values of C:0.66, M:0.66, Y:0, K:0.27. Its decimal value is 4210875.

Hex triplet 4040bb #4040bb
RGB Decimal 64, 64, 187 rgb(64,64,187)
RGB Percent 25.1, 25.1, 73.3 rgb(25.1%,25.1%,73.3%)
CMYK 66, 66, 0, 27
HSL 240°, 49, 49.2 hsl(240,49%,49.2%)
HSV (or HSB) 240°, 65.8, 73.3
Web Safe 3333cc #3333cc
CIE-LAB 34.689, 38.568, -64.757
XYZ 12.916, 8.344, 47.941
xyY 0.187, 0.121, 8.344
CIE-LCH 34.689, 75.372, 300.777
CIE-LUV 34.689, -6.572, -91.068
Hunter-Lab 28.886, 29.261, -78.181
Binary 01000000, 01000000, 10111011

Color Schemes with #4040bb

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Alternatives to #4040bb

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#4040bb Preview

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CSS codes
.text {color:#4040bb;}
.background {background-color:#4040bb;}
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Shades and Tints of #4040bb

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, #04040c is the darkest color, while #fcfcfe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #4040bb

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #7a7a81 is the less saturated color, while #0606f5 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #4040bb 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.

  • #4e4e4e Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #4b4b64 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #0057ab Protanopia 1% of men
  • #005c95 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #00636a Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #174fb1 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #1752a3 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #175687 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population