Encycolorpedia

#040c55 Hex Color Code

#040c55 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #040c55 is a dark shade of blue. In the RGB color model #040c55 is comprised of 1.57% red, 4.71% green and 33.33% blue. In the HSL color space #040c55 has a hue of 234° (degrees), 91% saturation and 17% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 465.66 nm.

Buy Paint Buy paint matching this color

Stock Photos / Images / Pictures

Save 10% on premium images with code ISTOCK10.

  1. Human brain and Active receptor
  2. Flag Of Belize
  3. Wooden hoarding demarcating a building site where a skyscraper and old Victorian warehouse are being renovated

Color Variations

Related Named Colors

Color Schemes

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

#040c55 linear gradient to complementary #165900

  1. #040c55
  2. #1c1a4b
  3. #252740
  4. #283335
  5. #284029
  6. #234c1a
  7. #165900

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #000951
  2. #000a53
  3. #020b54
  4. #040c55
  5. #060d56
  6. #090e57
  7. #0b0f59

Tones

  1. #040c55
  2. #15124e
  3. #1e1848
  4. #241d41
  5. #28223b
  6. #2b2834
  7. #2d2d2d

Tints and Shades

#040c55 to white

  1. #040c55
  2. #392e70
  3. #61538b
  4. #877ba8
  5. #aea5c4
  6. #d6d1e1
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#040c55 to black

  1. #040c55
  2. #0c0c47
  3. #100a3a
  4. #12072d
  5. #100520
  6. #090214
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Dark Aqua
      #050b4d
      ΔE = 1.775 / LRV ≈ 0.8%
    2. Night Storm
      #0a144c
      ΔE = 4.037 / LRV ≈ 1.1%
  2. Vallejo Game Color

    1. ★ Imperial Blue (020)
      #08085a
      ΔE = 1.818 / LRV ≈ 1.0%
  3. Reaper Master

    1. ★ Brilliant Blue (9116)
      #08085a
      ΔE = 1.818 / LRV ≈ 1.0%
  4. Old Citadel

    1. ★ Regal Blue
      #08085a
      ΔE = 1.818 / LRV ≈ 1.0%
  5. Vallejo Model Color

    1. ★ Royal Blue (809)
      #08085a
      ΔE = 1.818 / LRV ≈ 1.0%
  6. Revell

    1. ★ Revell 37154
      #00084f
      ΔE = 1.886 / LRV ≈ 0.7%
  7. 1Shot / One Shot

    1. ★ 156L Brilliant Blue
      #12074d
      ΔE = 2.111 / LRV ≈ 0.8%
  8. Chrysler

    1. Niagara Blue
      #000d4c
      ΔE = 2.373 / LRV ≈ 0.8%
    2. Deep Slate
      #0a144c
      ΔE = 4.037 / LRV ≈ 1.1%
  9. Ford

    1. Denim Blue
      #000849
      ΔE = 3.049 / LRV ≈ 0.7%
    2. Blue Print / PN7
      #00124a
      ΔE = 4.006 / LRV ≈ 0.9%
  10. Caparol

    1. 40 20 240 / Pacific 130
      #001454
      ΔE = 3.130 / LRV ≈ 1.1%
    2. 36 22 246 / Lago 65
      #000054
      ΔE = 3.764 / LRV ≈ 0.7%
  11. Humbrol

    1. 68 Purple
      #1a0351
      ΔE = 3.180 / LRV ≈ 0.9%
  12. TRUMATCH

    1. 38-a7
      #1a0f5e
      ΔE = 3.557 / LRV ≈ 1.4%
  13. Focoltone

    1. 3414
      #1b0051
      ΔE = 3.948 / LRV ≈ 0.8%
    2. 7039
      #1d0158
      ΔE = 4.030 / LRV ≈ 1.0%
  14. Coo-Var

    1. Steel Blue
      #00004c
      ΔE = 3.972 / LRV ≈ 0.6%
  15. Pantone / PMS

    1. 273 XGC
      #1e0d61
      ΔE = 4.384 / LRV ≈ 1.4%
    2. 274 XGC
      #211351
      ΔE = 4.388 / LRV ≈ 1.4%
  16. Plascon

    1. Night Iris P3-D1-1
      #100044
      ΔE = 4.491 / LRV ≈ 0.6%
    2. Deep Velvet P4-C1-1
      #240058
      ΔE = 4.881 / LRV ≈ 1.1%
  17. FolkArt

    1. Eggplant / 2253
      #260859
      ΔE = 4.615 / LRV ≈ 1.3%
  18. Matthews Paint

    1. Blue Ribbon / 5080
      #140043
      ΔE = 4.646 / LRV ≈ 0.6%
    2. Im So Blue / 341
      #1c0043
      ΔE = 5.017 / LRV ≈ 0.7%
  19. AMC

    1. Tuxedo Blue
      #000a42
      ΔE = 4.734 / LRV ≈ 0.6%

#040c55 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#040c55 foreground

Painting is easy when you don't know how, but very difficult when you do.

Edgar Degas
<p style="color: #040c55">…</p>

#040c55 background

There are painters who transform the sun into a yellow spot, but there are others who, thanks to their art and intelligence, transform a yellow spot into the sun.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="background-color: #040c55">…</p>

#040c55 shadow

I don't say everything, but I paint everything.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #040c55">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
265301
Binary
00000100, 00001100, 01010101
Hexadecimal
#040c55
LRV
≈ 0.9%
Closest short hex
#015 ΔE = 1.878
RGB
rgb(4, 12, 85)
RGBA
rgba(4, 12, 85, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.040, g: 0.119, b: 0.842
RYB
red: 1.569%, yellow: 4.424%, blue: 33.333%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-16511915 / 0xff040c55
HSL
hsl(234, 91%, 17%)
HSLA
hsla(234, 91%, 17%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 234° (234.074), saturation: 95% (0.953), value: 33% (0.333)
HSP
hue: 234.074, saturation: 95.294%, perceived brightness: 11.849%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 264.731, S: 94.466, L: 8.519
Cubehelix
H: -128.000, S: 2.101, L: 0.069
TSL
T: -2.708, S: 0.488, L: 0.070
CMYK
cyan: 95% (0.953), magenta: 86% (0.859), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 67% (0.667)
CMY
cyan: 98% (0.984), magenta: 95% (0.953), yellow: 67% (0.667)
XYZ
X: 1.821, Y: 0.944, Z: 8.679
xyY
x: 0.159, y: 0.083, Y: 0.944
CIELab
L: 8.519, a: 28.096, b: -43.798
CIELuv
L: 8.519, u: -2.718, v: -29.469
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 8.519, C: 52.035, H: 302.680
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 8.519, C: 29.594, H: 264.731
Hunter-Lab
L: 9.718, a: 16.435, b: -46.148
CIECAM02
J: 7.118, C: 44.240, h: 260.799, Q: 52.563, M: 38.688, s: 85.792, H: 311.503
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.899, jaune: -8.119, green: 1.652
LMS
L: 0.330, M: 0.375, S: 8.553
YCbCr
Y: 31.406, Cb: 161.231, Cr: 119.305
YCoCg
Y: 28.250, Cg: -16.250, Co: -19.250
YDbDr
Y: 17.930, Db: 100.909, Dr: 26.505
YPbPr
Y: 15.552, Pb: 37.420, Pr: -7.358
xvYCC
Y: 29.356, Cb: 160.871, Cr: 121.537
YIQ
Y: 17.930, I: -28.218, Q: 21.021
YUV
Y: 17.930, U: 33.005, V: -12.221
Munsell Color System
10PB 2/10 ΔE = 13.488
Brand Color
Booking.com ΔE = 16.784

Random Colors

Red

Green

Blue