#40aeff Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #40aeff is composed of 25.1% red, 68.2% green and 100% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 74.9% cyan, 31.8% magenta, 0% yellow and 0% black. It has a hue angle of 205.4 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 62.5%. #40aeff color hex could be obtained by blending #80ffff with #005dff. Closest websafe color is: #3399ff.

    • R 25
    • G 68
    • B 100
    RGB color chart
    • C 75
    • M 32
    • Y 0
    • K 0
    CMYK color chart

#40aeff color description : Light blue.

#40aeff Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #40aeff has RGB values of R:64, G:174, B:255 and CMYK values of C:0.75, M:0.32, Y:0, K:0. Its decimal value is 4239103.

Hex triplet 40aeff #40aeff
RGB Decimal 64, 174, 255 rgb(64,174,255)
RGB Percent 25.1, 68.2, 100 rgb(25.1%,68.2%,100%)
CMYK 75, 32, 0, 0
HSL 205.4°, 100, 62.5 hsl(205.4,100%,62.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 205.4°, 74.9, 100
Web Safe 3399ff #3399ff
CIE-LAB 68.445, -4.599, -48.933
XYZ 35.296, 38.579, 100.189
xyY 0.203, 0.222, 38.579
CIE-LCH 68.445, 49.148, 264.631
CIE-LUV 68.445, -38.674, -78.908
Hunter-Lab 62.112, -7.261, -52.158
Binary 01000000, 10101110, 11111111

Color Schemes with #40aeff

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Alternatives to #40aeff

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#40aeff Preview

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CSS codes
.text {color:#40aeff;}
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Shades and Tints of #40aeff

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 #40aeff

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #98a1a7 is the less saturated color, while #40aeff is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #40aeff 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.

  • #969696 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #859bab Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #8ea8f7 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #7babff Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #00bcc9 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #71aafa Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #65acff Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #17b7dc Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population