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#040f8b Hex Color Code

#040f8b Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #040f8b is a medium dark shade of blue. In the RGB color model #040f8b is comprised of 1.57% red, 5.88% green and 54.51% blue. In the HSL color space #040f8b has a hue of 235° (degrees), 94% saturation and 28% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 465.07 nm.

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  1. Sand dunes isolated on blue sky in National Park Poland
  2. Polpo comune (Octopus vulgaris)
  3. Flag of Southern Rhodesia

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#040f8b linear gradient to complementary #008f00

  1. #040f8b
  2. #2f297b
  3. #3d3f6a
  4. #415359
  5. #3e6746
  6. #317b2f
  7. #008f00

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #000883
  2. #000a86
  3. #000d88
  4. #040f8b
  5. #0d118e
  6. #131490
  7. #191693

Tones

  1. #040f8b
  2. #261b80
  3. #342575
  4. #3d2e6a
  5. #43375f
  6. #464053
  7. #484848

Tints and Shades

#040f8b to white

  1. #040f8b
  2. #49359f
  3. #725ab2
  4. #9681c6
  5. #baaad9
  6. #dcd4ec
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#040f8b to black

  1. #040f8b
  2. #120f73
  3. #170f5b
  4. #170e45
  5. #150b2f
  6. #10051c
  7. #000000 / #000

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#040f8b HTML / CSS Code Examples

#040f8b foreground

If I were called upon to define briefly the word Art, I should call it the reproduction of what the senses preceive in nature, seen through the veil of the soul.

Paul Cezanne
<p style="color: #040f8b">…</p>

#040f8b background

The only time I feel alive is when I'm painting.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #040f8b">…</p>

#040f8b shadow

The emotions are sometimes so strong that I work without knowing it. The strokes come like speech.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #040f8b">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
266123
Binary
00000100, 00001111, 10001011
Hexadecimal
#040f8b
LRV
≈ 2.2%
Closest short hex
#018 ΔE = 0.677
RGB
rgb(4, 15, 139)
RGBA
rgba(4, 15, 139, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.025, g: 0.095, b: 0.880
RYB
red: 1.569%, yellow: 5.557%, blue: 54.510%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-16511093 / 0xff040f8b
HSL
hsl(235, 94%, 28%)
HSLA
hsla(235, 94%, 28%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 235° (235.111), saturation: 97% (0.971), value: 55% (0.545)
HSP
hue: 235.111, saturation: 97.122%, perceived brightness: 18.968%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 265.303, S: 97.938, L: 16.655
Cubehelix
H: -127.092, S: 2.544, L: 0.099
TSL
T: -2.752, S: 0.523, L: 0.101
CMYK
cyan: 97% (0.971), magenta: 89% (0.892), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 45% (0.455)
CMY
cyan: 98% (0.984), magenta: 94% (0.941), yellow: 45% (0.455)
XYZ
X: 4.879, Y: 2.231, Z: 24.595
xyY
x: 0.154, y: 0.070, Y: 2.231
CIELab
L: 16.655, a: 45.075, b: -65.501
CIELuv
L: 16.655, u: -5.146, v: -62.632
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 16.655, C: 79.512, H: 304.534
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 16.655, C: 62.843, H: 265.303
Hunter-Lab
L: 14.936, a: 32.176, b: -87.174
CIECAM02
J: 11.276, C: 61.107, h: 259.387, Q: 66.158, M: 53.437, s: 89.873, H: 310.768
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.992, jaune: -12.246, green: 3.142
LMS
L: 0.540, M: 0.504, S: 24.231
YCbCr
Y: 38.210, Cb: 184.064, Cr: 114.367
YCoCg
Y: 43.250, Cg: -28.250, Co: -32.750
YDbDr
Y: 25.847, Db: 170.242, Dr: 41.571
YPbPr
Y: 21.585, Pb: 63.265, Pr: -11.204
xvYCC
Y: 34.538, Cb: 183.574, Cr: 118.158
YIQ
Y: 25.847, I: -46.389, Q: 36.255
YUV
Y: 25.847, U: 55.683, V: -19.166
Munsell Color System
10PB 2/10 ΔE = 12.867
Brand Color
Wooga ΔE = 10.872

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