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#040fbd Hex Color Code

#040fbd Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #040fbd is a medium dark shade of blue. In the RGB color model #040fbd is comprised of 1.57% red, 5.88% green and 74.12% blue. In the HSL color space #040fbd has a hue of 236° (degrees), 96% saturation and 38% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 464.66 nm.

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

#040fbd linear gradient to complementary #00c100

  1. #040fbd
  2. #4337a7
  3. #555491
  4. #5b707a
  5. #578b61
  6. #46a643
  7. #00c100

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #0001b1
  2. #0005b5
  3. #000ab9
  4. #040fbd
  5. #1413c1
  6. #1f17c5
  7. #271bc9

Tones

  1. #040fbd
  2. #3622ae
  3. #49319e
  4. #543e8f
  5. #5b4a80
  6. #5f5671
  7. #616161

Tints and Shades

#040fbd to white

  1. #040fbd
  2. #573ac9
  3. #8060d5
  4. #a386e0
  5. #c3adeb
  6. #e2d6f5
  7. #ffffff

#040fbd to black

  1. #040fbd
  2. #18119b
  3. #1d117a
  4. #1d105b
  5. #190f3d
  6. #140822
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Caparol

    1. ★ 55 35 270 / Aquarell 95
      #0410c4
      ΔE = 1.198 / LRV ≈ 4.4%
    2. ★ 43/04
      #2808c4
      ΔE = 2.157 / LRV ≈ 4.6%
  2. Plascon

    1. ★ Dover Cliffs B7-B1-2
      #2018b4
      ΔE = 1.620 / LRV ≈ 4.3%
    2. Regal Classic P2-A1-2
      #3c04b4
      ΔE = 2.547 / LRV ≈ 4.3%

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#040fbd HTML / CSS Code Examples

#040fbd foreground

Don't be an art critic, but paint, there lies salvation.

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

#040fbd background

Painting is poetry that is seen rather than felt, and poetry is painting that is felt rather than seen.

Leonardo da Vinci
<p style="background-color: #040fbd">…</p>

#040fbd shadow

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

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

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
266173
Binary
00000100, 00001111, 10111101
Hexadecimal
#040fbd
LRV
≈ 4.0%
Closest short hex
#01b ΔE = 0.360
RGB
rgb(4, 15, 189)
RGBA
rgba(4, 15, 189, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.019, g: 0.072, b: 0.909
RYB
red: 0.016%, yellow: 0.056%, blue: 0.741%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-16511043 / 0xff040fbd
HSL
hsl(236, 96%, 38%)
HSLA
hsla(236, 96%, 38%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 236° (236.432), saturation: 98% (0.979), value: 74% (0.741)
HSP
hue: 236.432, saturation: 97.884%, perceived brightness: 25.442%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 265.586, S: 98.935, L: 23.804
Cubehelix
H: -125.963, S: 2.973, L: 0.121
TSL
T: -2.807, S: 0.548, L: 0.124
CMYK
cyan: 98% (0.979), magenta: 92% (0.921), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 26% (0.259)
CMY
cyan: 98% (0.984), magenta: 94% (0.941), yellow: 26% (0.259)
XYZ
X: 9.403, Y: 4.040, Z: 48.418
xyY
x: 0.152, y: 0.065, Y: 4.040
CIELab
L: 23.804, a: 59.679, b: -84.028
CIELuv
L: 23.804, u: -7.153, v: -92.655
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 23.804, C: 103.064, H: 305.383
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 23.804, C: 92.931, H: 265.586
Hunter-Lab
L: 20.100, a: 48.327, b: -128.749
CIECAM02
J: 15.533, C: 74.636, h: 258.706, Q: 77.650, M: 65.268, s: 91.681, H: 310.415
OSA-UCS
lightness: -11.034, jaune: -15.783, green: 4.509
LMS
L: 0.763, M: 0.538, S: 47.698
YCbCr
Y: 43.110, Cb: 206.014, Cr: 110.817
YCgCo
Y: 55.750, Cg: -40.750, Co: -45.250
YDbDr
Y: 31.547, Db: 236.892, Dr: 52.421
YPbPr
Y: 25.185, Pb: 88.265, Pr: -13.504
xvYCC
Y: 37.629, Cb: 205.535, Cr: 116.138
YIQ
Y: 31.547, I: -62.453, Q: 51.811
YUV
Y: 31.547, U: 77.483, V: -24.167
Munsell Color System
10PB 2/10 ΔE = 19.834
Brand Color
Pinboard ΔE = 5.832

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