#40b5e6 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #40b5e6 is composed of 25.1% red, 71% green and 90.2% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 72.2% cyan, 21.3% magenta, 0% yellow and 9.8% black. It has a hue angle of 197.7 degrees, a saturation of 76.9% and a lightness of 57.6%. #40b5e6 color hex could be obtained by blending #80ffff with #006bcd. Closest websafe color is: #33ccff.

    • R 25
    • G 71
    • B 90
    RGB color chart
    • C 72
    • M 21
    • Y 0
    • K 10
    CMYK color chart

#40b5e6 color description : Bright blue.

#40b5e6 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #40b5e6 has RGB values of R:64, G:181, B:230 and CMYK values of C:0.72, M:0.21, Y:0, K:0.1. Its decimal value is 4240870.

Hex triplet 40b5e6 #40b5e6
RGB Decimal 64, 181, 230 rgb(64,181,230)
RGB Percent 25.1, 71, 90.2 rgb(25.1%,71%,90.2%)
CMYK 72, 21, 0, 10
HSL 197.7°, 76.9, 57.6 hsl(197.7,76.9%,57.6%)
HSV (or HSB) 197.7°, 72.2, 90.2
Web Safe 33ccff #33ccff
CIE-LAB 69.361, -16.808, -33.907
XYZ 32.917, 39.848, 80.815
xyY 0.214, 0.259, 39.848
CIE-LCH 69.361, 37.844, 243.632
CIE-LUV 69.361, -42.407, -51.911
Hunter-Lab 63.125, -17.388, -31.717
Binary 01000000, 10110101, 11100110

Color Schemes with #40b5e6

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Alternatives to #40b5e6

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#40b5e6 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #40b5e6

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CSS codes
.text {color:#40b5e6;}
.background {background-color:#40b5e6;}
.border {border:1px solid #40b5e6;}

Shades and Tints of #40b5e6

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, #020d11 is the darkest color, while #ffffff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #40b5e6

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #8b969b is the less saturated color, while #27bfff is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #40b5e6 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.

  • #989898 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #869ea8 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #9fabde Protanopia 1% of men
  • #96acec Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #2cbecb Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #7cafe1 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #76afea Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #33bad5 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population