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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.

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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

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      ΔE = 1.515 / LRV ≈ 3.2%
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      #0000a4
      ΔE = 1.825 / LRV ≈ 2.7%
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      ΔE = 2.435 / LRV ≈ 2.5%
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      ΔE = 2.404 / LRV ≈ 2.9%

#040aa9 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#040aa9 foreground

Art must be an expression of love or it is nothing.

Marc Chagall
<p style="color: #040aa9">…</p>

#040aa9 background

It is not the language of painters but the language of nature which one should listen to, the feeling for the things themselves, for reality, is more important than the feeling for pictures.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #040aa9">…</p>

#040aa9 shadow

Art is never finished, only abandoned.

Leonardo Da Vinci
<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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