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#040cc9 Hex Color Code

#040cc9 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #040cc9 is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #040cc9 is comprised of 1.57% red, 4.71% green and 78.82% blue. In the HSL color space #040cc9 has a hue of 238° (degrees), 96% saturation and 40% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 464.48 nm.

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Color Schemes

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#040cc9 linear gradient to complementary #00cd00

  1. #040cc9
  2. #4839b2
  3. #5c599b
  4. #627782
  5. #5d9368
  6. #4bb048
  7. #00cd00

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #0000bc
  2. #0001c1
  3. #0006c5
  4. #040cc9
  5. #1611cd
  6. #2216d1
  7. #2b1bd6

Tones

  1. #040cc9
  2. #3a23b9
  3. #4e33a8
  4. #5a4198
  5. #614e88
  6. #655b78
  7. #676767

Tints and Shades

#040cc9 to white

  1. #040cc9
  2. #5a3ad3
  3. #8461dd
  4. #a687e7
  5. #c5aeef
  6. #e3d6f8
  7. #ffffff

#040cc9 to black

  1. #040cc9
  2. #190fa4
  3. #1f1181
  4. #1e1060
  5. #1a0f40
  6. #150923
  7. #000000

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Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Caparol

    1. ★ 55 35 270 / Aquarell 95
      #0410c4
      ΔE = 0.705 / LRV ≈ 4.4%
    2. ★ 41/04
      #0014c4
      ΔE = 0.901 / LRV ≈ 4.5%
  2. Plascon

    1. ★ Taylor Eyes P1-A1-2
      #2c0cc8
      ΔE = 1.622 / LRV ≈ 5.0%
    2. ★ Love Bird B6-A1-2
      #0018cc
      ΔE = 1.684 / LRV ≈ 5.0%

#040cc9 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#040cc9 foreground

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

Auguste Rodin
<p style="color: #040cc9">…</p>

#040cc9 background

The job of the artist is always to deepen the mystery.

Francis Bacon
<p style="background-color: #040cc9">…</p>

#040cc9 shadow

I paint for myself. I don't know how to do anything else, anyway. Also I have to earn my living, and occupy myself.

Francis Bacon
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #040cc9">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
265417
Binary
00000100, 00001100, 11001001
Hexadecimal
#040cc9
LRV
≈ 4.5%
Closest short hex
#01c ΔE = 0.807
RGB
rgb(4, 12, 201)
RGBA
rgba(4, 12, 201, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.018, g: 0.055, b: 0.926
RYB
red: 0.016%, yellow: 0.046%, blue: 0.788%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-16511799 / 0xff040cc9
HSL
hsl(238, 96%, 40%)
HSLA
hsla(238, 96%, 40%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 238° (237.563), saturation: 98% (0.980), value: 79% (0.788)
HSP
hue: 237.563, saturation: 98.010%, perceived brightness: 26.871%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 265.700, S: 99.067, L: 25.273
Cubehelix
H: -125.019, S: 3.243, L: 0.119
TSL
T: -2.854, S: 0.564, L: 0.122
CMYK
cyan: 98% (0.980), magenta: 94% (0.940), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 21% (0.212)
CMY
cyan: 98% (0.984), magenta: 95% (0.953), yellow: 21% (0.212)
XYZ
X: 10.721, Y: 4.504, Z: 55.551
xyY
x: 0.151, y: 0.064, Y: 4.504
CIELab
L: 25.273, a: 63.679, b: -88.651
CIELuv
L: 25.273, u: -7.480, v: -99.495
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 25.273, C: 109.151, H: 305.690
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 25.273, C: 99.776, H: 265.700
Hunter-Lab
L: 21.223, a: 53.024, b: -140.333
CIECAM02
J: 16.446, C: 77.760, h: 258.534, Q: 79.899, M: 68.000, s: 92.254, H: 310.326
OSA-UCS
lightness: -11.049, jaune: -16.680, green: 4.930
LMS
L: 0.770, M: 0.442, S: 54.723
YCbCr
Y: 42.774, Cb: 212.155, Cr: 111.069
YCgCo
Y: 57.250, Cg: -45.250, Co: -48.250
YDbDr
Y: 31.154, Db: 255.537, Dr: 51.677
YPbPr
Y: 23.904, Pb: 95.420, Pr: -12.694
xvYCC
Y: 36.529, Cb: 211.820, Cr: 116.849
YIQ
Y: 31.154, I: -65.484, Q: 57.113
YUV
Y: 31.154, U: 83.581, V: -23.822
Munsell Color System
10PB 2/10 ΔE = 22.054
Brand Color
Pinboard ΔE = 4.084

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