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#040caa Hex Color Code

#040caa Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #040caa is a medium dark shade of blue. In the RGB color model #040caa is comprised of 1.57% red, 4.71% green and 66.67% blue. In the HSL color space #040caa has a hue of 237° (degrees), 95% saturation and 34% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 464.6 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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

#040caa linear gradient to complementary #00ae00

  1. #040caa
  2. #3c3096
  3. #4c4b82
  4. #52646e
  5. #4e7d57
  6. #3e953b
  7. #00ae00

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #0001a0
  2. #0004a3
  3. #0008a7
  4. #040caa
  5. #1110ad
  6. #1a13b1
  7. #2117b4

Tones

  1. #040caa
  2. #301e9c
  3. #412b8e
  4. #4b3781
  5. #524273
  6. #554d65
  7. #575757

Tints and Shades

#040caa to white

  1. #040caa
  2. #5237b9
  3. #7b5dc8
  4. #9f84d6
  5. #c0abe4
  6. #e0d5f2
  7. #ffffff

#040caa to black

  1. #040caa
  2. #160e8c
  3. #1b0f6e
  4. #1b0f52
  5. #180d38
  6. #13071f
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Caparol

    1. ★ 2261
      #1404ac
      ΔE = 0.845 / LRV ≈ 3.2%
    2. 42/10
      #0000a0
      ΔE = 2.771 / LRV ≈ 2.5%
  2. Plascon

    1. ★ Saphire B7-A1-1
      #0000b0
      ΔE = 1.302 / LRV ≈ 3.1%
    2. Crested Iris P1-B1-2
      #2c14a8
      ΔE = 2.703 / LRV ≈ 3.9%
  3. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ Blue 072
      #2905a1
      ΔE = 1.590 / LRV ≈ 3.2%
    2. 2738
      #2e0099
      ΔE = 2.684 / LRV ≈ 2.9%
  4. Toyo Ink

    1. 33紺藍
      #2f009a
      ΔE = 2.585 / LRV ≈ 2.9%
  5. GM / General Motors

    1. Bright Blue
      #001daa
      ΔE = 2.899 / LRV ≈ 3.8%

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#040caa HTML / CSS Code Examples

#040caa foreground

Love always brings difficulties, that is true, but the good side of it is that it gives energy.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="color: #040caa">…</p>

#040caa background

Art is the stored honey of the human soul.

Theodore Dreiser
<p style="background-color: #040caa">…</p>

#040caa shadow

The main thing is to be moved, to love, to hope, to tremble, to live.

Auguste Rodin
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #040caa">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
265386
Binary
00000100, 00001100, 10101010
Hexadecimal
#040caa
LRV
≈ 3.2%
Closest short hex
#01a ΔE = 0.650
RGB
rgb(4, 12, 170)
RGBA
rgba(4, 12, 170, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.022, g: 0.065, b: 0.914
RYB
red: 0.016%, yellow: 0.046%, blue: 0.667%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-16511830 / 0xff040caa
HSL
hsl(237, 95%, 34%)
HSLA
hsla(237, 95%, 34%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 237° (237.108), saturation: 98% (0.976), value: 67% (0.667)
HSP
hue: 237.108, saturation: 97.647%, perceived brightness: 22.812%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 265.622, S: 98.647, L: 20.789
Cubehelix
H: -125.396, S: 3.018, L: 0.106
TSL
T: -2.835, S: 0.552, L: 0.108
CMYK
cyan: 98% (0.976), magenta: 93% (0.929), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 33% (0.333)
CMY
cyan: 98% (0.984), magenta: 95% (0.953), yellow: 33% (0.333)
XYZ
X: 7.435, Y: 3.190, Z: 38.246
xyY
x: 0.152, y: 0.065, Y: 3.190
CIELab
L: 20.789, a: 55.260, b: -77.685
CIELuv
L: 20.789, u: -6.197, v: -80.937
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 20.789, C: 95.334, H: 305.426
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 20.789, C: 81.174, H: 265.622
Hunter-Lab
L: 17.861, a: 43.047, b: -114.460
CIECAM02
J: 13.631, C: 69.817, h: 258.856, Q: 72.740, M: 61.054, s: 91.615, H: 310.492
OSA-UCS
lightness: -11.034, jaune: -14.591, green: 4.131
LMS
L: 0.607, M: 0.417, S: 37.677
YCbCr
Y: 39.736, Cb: 198.546, Cr: 113.270
YCgCo
Y: 49.500, Cg: -37.500, Co: -40.500
YDbDr
Y: 27.620, Db: 214.214, Dr: 44.950
YPbPr
Y: 21.672, Pb: 79.920, Pr: -11.268
xvYCC
Y: 34.612, Cb: 198.204, Cr: 118.102
YIQ
Y: 27.620, I: -55.525, Q: 47.468
YUV
Y: 27.620, U: 70.065, V: -20.722
Munsell Color System
10PB 2/10 ΔE = 17.156
Brand Color
Wooga ΔE = 8.007

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