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#040aa9 Hex Color Code

#040aa9 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #040aa9 is a medium dark shade of blue. In the RGB color model #040aa9 is comprised of 1.57% red, 3.92% green and 66.27% blue. In the HSL color space #040aa9 has a hue of 238° (degrees), 95% saturation and 34% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 464.5 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

Download: GIMP GPL Adobe ASE (Adobe Swatch Exchange) Sketch Palette

#040aa9 linear gradient to complementary #00ad00

  1. #040aa9
  2. #3c2f96
  3. #4c4a82
  4. #51636d
  5. #4d7c56
  6. #3e943b
  7. #00ad00

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #00009f
  2. #0003a2
  3. #0006a6
  4. #040aa9
  5. #110eac
  6. #1a12b0
  7. #2115b3

Tones

  1. #040aa9
  2. #301d9b
  3. #412a8e
  4. #4b3680
  5. #524273
  6. #554c65
  7. #575757

Tints and Shades

#040aa9 to white

  1. #040aa9
  2. #5236b8
  3. #7b5cc7
  4. #9e83d6
  5. #c0abe4
  6. #e0d4f2
  7. #ffffff

#040aa9 to black

  1. #040aa9
  2. #160d8b
  3. #1b0e6e
  4. #1b0e52
  5. #180d38
  6. #13071f
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Caparol

    1. ★ 2261
      #1404ac
      ΔE = 0.850 / LRV ≈ 3.2%
    2. 42/10
      #0000a0
      ΔE = 2.435 / LRV ≈ 2.5%
  2. Plascon

    1. ★ Greek Island B6-A1-1
      #0000ac
      ΔE = 1.062 / LRV ≈ 3.0%
    2. ★ Saphire B7-A1-1
      #0000b0
      ΔE = 1.222 / LRV ≈ 3.1%
  3. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ Blue 072
      #2905a1
      ΔE = 1.515 / LRV ≈ 3.2%
    2. 2738
      #2e0099
      ΔE = 2.483 / LRV ≈ 2.9%
  4. Toyo Ink

    1. 33紺藍
      #2f009a
      ΔE = 2.404 / LRV ≈ 2.9%

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#040aa9 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#040aa9 foreground

Whether you succeed or not is irrelevant, there is no such thing. Making your unknown known is the important thing.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="color: #040aa9">…</p>

#040aa9 background

Art is the only way to run away without leaving home.

Twyla Tharp
<p style="background-color: #040aa9">…</p>

#040aa9 shadow

Nature is not only all that is visible to the eye.. it also includes the inner pictures of the soul.

Edvard Munch
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #040aa9">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
264873
Binary
00000100, 00001010, 10101001
Hexadecimal
#040aa9
LRV
≈ 3.1%
Closest short hex
#10a ΔE = 0.948
RGB
rgb(4, 10, 169)
RGBA
rgba(4, 10, 169, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.022, g: 0.055, b: 0.923
RYB
red: 0.016%, yellow: 0.038%, blue: 0.663%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-16512343 / 0xff040aa9
HSL
hsl(238, 95%, 34%)
HSLA
hsla(238, 95%, 34%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 238° (237.818), saturation: 98% (0.976), value: 66% (0.663)
HSP
hue: 237.818, saturation: 97.633%, perceived brightness: 22.594%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 265.685, S: 98.623, L: 20.465
Cubehelix
H: -124.809, S: 3.155, L: 0.101
TSL
T: -2.864, S: 0.561, L: 0.103
CMYK
cyan: 98% (0.976), magenta: 94% (0.941), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 34% (0.337)
CMY
cyan: 98% (0.984), magenta: 96% (0.961), yellow: 34% (0.337)
XYZ
X: 7.318, Y: 3.106, Z: 37.742
xyY
x: 0.152, y: 0.064, Y: 3.106
CIELab
L: 20.465, a: 55.528, b: -77.621
CIELuv
L: 20.465, u: -6.044, v: -80.098
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 20.465, C: 95.438, H: 305.579
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 20.465, C: 80.326, H: 265.685
Hunter-Lab
L: 17.625, a: 43.265, b: -114.625
CIECAM02
J: 13.414, C: 69.627, h: 258.824, Q: 72.160, M: 60.888, s: 91.858, H: 310.476
OSA-UCS
lightness: -11.041, jaune: -14.590, green: 4.184
LMS
L: 0.567, M: 0.355, S: 37.180
YCbCr
Y: 38.630, Cb: 198.689, Cr: 114.077
YCgCo
Y: 48.250, Cg: -38.250, Co: -40.250
YDbDr
Y: 26.332, Db: 214.647, Dr: 42.501
YPbPr
Y: 20.170, Pb: 80.190, Pr: -10.314
xvYCC
Y: 33.322, Cb: 198.441, Cr: 118.940
YIQ
Y: 26.332, I: -54.655, Q: 48.202
YUV
Y: 26.332, U: 70.207, V: -19.592
Munsell Color System
10PB 2/10 ΔE = 17.211
Brand Color
Wooga ΔE = 8.138

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