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#040fb4 Hex Color Code

#040fb4 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #040fb4 is a medium dark shade of blue. In the RGB color model #040fb4 is comprised of 1.57% red, 5.88% green and 70.59% blue. In the HSL color space #040fb4 has a hue of 236° (degrees), 96% saturation and 36% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 464.71 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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

#040fb4 linear gradient to complementary #00b800

  1. #040fb4
  2. #40349f
  3. #51508a
  4. #576b74
  5. #52855c
  6. #429e3f
  7. #00b800

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #0002a9
  2. #0006ad
  3. #000bb0
  4. #040fb4
  5. #1313b8
  6. #1d17bb
  7. #251abf

Tones

  1. #040fb4
  2. #3321a5
  3. #452e97
  4. #503b88
  5. #56467a
  6. #5a516b
  7. #5c5c5c

Tints and Shades

#040fb4 to white

  1. #040fb4
  2. #5539c2
  3. #7e5fcf
  4. #a185dc
  5. #c1ade8
  6. #e1d5f4
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#040fb4 to black

  1. #040fb4
  2. #171094
  3. #1c1174
  4. #1c1057
  5. #180e3b
  6. #130821
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Caparol

    1. ★ 50 30 280 / Lavendel 175
      #1408b0
      ΔE = 0.949 / LRV ≈ 3.5%
    2. 50 30 260 / Lazur 195
      #0010a0
      ΔE = 3.361 / LRV ≈ 2.9%
  2. Plascon

    1. ★ Crested Iris P1-B1-2
      #2c14a8
      ΔE = 1.942 / LRV ≈ 3.9%
    2. ★ Saphire B7-A1-1
      #0000b0
      ΔE = 2.116 / LRV ≈ 3.1%
  3. GM / General Motors

    1. Bright Blue
      #001daa
      ΔE = 2.393 / LRV ≈ 3.8%
  4. Toyo Ink

    1. 82紫
      #40009e
      ΔE = 3.684 / LRV ≈ 3.6%
    2. 33紺藍
      #2f009a
      ΔE = 3.931 / LRV ≈ 2.9%
  5. Pantone / PMS

    1. 2738
      #2e0099
      ΔE = 4.105 / LRV ≈ 2.9%
    2. 2746
      #360f8f
      ΔE = 4.687 / LRV ≈ 3.1%
  6. Volkswagen

    1. Satellite Blue
      #001c95
      ΔE = 4.876 / LRV ≈ 3.0%

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#040fb4 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#040fb4 foreground

Life beats down and crushes the soul and art reminds you that you have one.

Stella Adler
<p style="color: #040fb4">…</p>

#040fb4 background

I want to touch people with my art. I want them to say 'he feels deeply, he feels tenderly.'.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #040fb4">…</p>

#040fb4 shadow

Painting is a means of self-enlightenment.

John Olsen
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #040fb4">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
266164
Binary
00000100, 00001111, 10110100
Hexadecimal
#040fb4
LRV
≈ 3.7%
Closest short hex
#01b ΔE = 1.213
RGB
rgb(4, 15, 180)
RGBA
rgba(4, 15, 180, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.020, g: 0.075, b: 0.905
RYB
red: 1.569%, yellow: 5.629%, blue: 70.588%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-16511052 / 0xff040fb4
HSL
hsl(236, 96%, 36%)
HSLA
hsla(236, 96%, 36%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 236° (236.250), saturation: 98% (0.978), value: 71% (0.706)
HSP
hue: 236.250, saturation: 97.778%, perceived brightness: 24.271%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 265.552, S: 98.814, L: 22.520
Cubehelix
H: -126.117, S: 2.904, L: 0.117
TSL
T: -2.800, S: 0.544, L: 0.120
CMYK
cyan: 98% (0.978), magenta: 92% (0.917), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 29% (0.294)
CMY
cyan: 98% (0.984), magenta: 94% (0.941), yellow: 29% (0.294)
XYZ
X: 8.456, Y: 3.662, Z: 43.432
xyY
x: 0.152, y: 0.066, Y: 3.662
CIELab
L: 22.520, a: 57.179, b: -80.812
CIELuv
L: 22.520, u: -6.790, v: -87.295
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 22.520, C: 98.995, H: 305.282
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 22.520, C: 87.559, H: 265.552
Hunter-Lab
L: 19.135, a: 45.396, b: -121.178
CIECAM02
J: 14.726, C: 72.317, h: 258.803, Q: 75.605, M: 63.240, s: 91.458, H: 310.465
OSA-UCS
lightness: -11.029, jaune: -15.170, green: 4.273
LMS
L: 0.716, M: 0.531, S: 42.786
YCbCr
Y: 42.228, Cb: 202.063, Cr: 111.456
YCoCg
Y: 53.500, Cg: -38.500, Co: -43.000
YDbDr
Y: 30.521, Db: 224.895, Dr: 50.468
YPbPr
Y: 24.537, Pb: 83.765, Pr: -13.090
xvYCC
Y: 37.073, Cb: 201.582, Cr: 116.501
YIQ
Y: 30.521, I: -59.561, Q: 49.011
YUV
Y: 30.521, U: 73.559, V: -23.267
Munsell Color System
10PB 2/10 ΔE = 18.377
Brand Color
Pinboard ΔE = 7.248

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