#40aaff Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #40aaff is composed of 25.1% red, 66.7% green and 100% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 74.9% cyan, 33.3% magenta, 0% yellow and 0% black. It has a hue angle of 206.7 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 62.5%. #40aaff color hex could be obtained by blending #80ffff with #0055ff. Closest websafe color is: #3399ff.

    • R 25
    • G 67
    • B 100
    RGB color chart
    • C 75
    • M 33
    • Y 0
    • K 0
    CMYK color chart

#40aaff color description : Light blue.

#40aaff Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #40aaff has RGB values of R:64, G:170, B:255 and CMYK values of C:0.75, M:0.33, Y:0, K:0. Its decimal value is 4238079.

Hex triplet 40aaff #40aaff
RGB Decimal 64, 170, 255 rgb(64,170,255)
RGB Percent 25.1, 66.7, 100 rgb(25.1%,66.7%,100%)
CMYK 75, 33, 0, 0
HSL 206.7°, 100, 62.5 hsl(206.7,100%,62.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 206.7°, 74.9, 100
Web Safe 3399ff #3399ff
CIE-LAB 67.319, -2.348, -50.71
XYZ 34.535, 37.057, 99.935
xyY 0.201, 0.216, 37.057
CIE-LCH 67.319, 50.764, 267.348
CIE-LUV 67.319, -37.334, -81.989
Hunter-Lab 60.874, -5.264, -54.722
Binary 01000000, 10101010, 11111111

Color Schemes with #40aaff

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Alternatives to #40aaff

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#40aaff Preview

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CSS codes
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Shades and Tints of #40aaff

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, #000305 is the darkest color, while #f1f9ff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #40aaff

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #98a0a7 is the less saturated color, while #40aaff is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #40aaff 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.

  • #949494 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #8398a9 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #88a5f8 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #73a8ff Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #00b9c5 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #6ea7fa Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #61a9ff Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #17b3da Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population