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#404e9d Hex Color Code

#404e9d Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #404e9d is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #404e9d is comprised of 25.1% red, 30.59% green and 61.57% blue. In the HSL color space #404e9d has a hue of 231° (degrees), 42% saturation and 43% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 468.35 nm.

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Color Schemes

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

#404e9d linear gradient to complementary #b1dd00

  1. #404e9d
  2. #62648f
  3. #797b7f
  4. #8b926e
  5. #9aab5a
  6. #a6c340
  7. #b1dd00

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #2d408c
  2. #344492
  3. #3a4997
  4. #404e9d
  5. #4653a3
  6. #4c58a8
  7. #525dae

Tones

  1. #404e9d
  2. #4c5395
  3. #56598e
  4. #5d5e86
  5. #64647f
  6. #6a6977
  7. #6f6f6f

Tints and Shades

#404e9d to white

  1. #404e9d
  2. #6369ad
  3. #8385be
  4. #a2a2ce
  5. #c1c0de
  6. #e0dfef
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#404e9d to black

  1. #404e9d
  2. #374181
  3. #2f3566
  4. #26294c
  5. #1c1e34
  6. #13121d
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Caparol

    1. ★ 57 12 262 / Berliner Blau 20
      #404c98
      ΔE = 1.027 / LRV ≈ 8.5%
    2. 2310
      #3854ac
      ΔE = 2.954 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2117 XGC
      #47509e
      ΔE = 1.241 / LRV ≈ 9.5%
    2. P 102-7 C
      #4a5093
      ΔE = 2.439 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
  3. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 3050-R70B
      #4c4c99
      ΔE = 2.020 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
  4. Chrysler

    1. ★ Holland Blue
      #324ca4
      ΔE = 2.069 / LRV ≈ 8.5%
  5. Tamiya

    1. ★ Tamiya 80016,X16
      #464a9f
      ΔE = 2.274 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
  6. Lascaux

    1. ★ Indanthrone blue / 141
      #3f4899
      ΔE = 2.289 / LRV ≈ 8.0%
    2. Cobalt blue / 143
      #2e4a9a
      ΔE = 2.732 / LRV ≈ 7.8%
  7. Sikkens

    1. V1.42.30
      #37529d
      ΔE = 2.369 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
  8. Valspar Paint

    1. Yacht Club Blue
      #3d4f94
      ΔE = 2.373 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
  9. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6333
      #484d90
      ΔE = 2.404 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
    2. 6492
      #404c90
      ΔE = 2.487 / LRV ≈ 8.3%
  10. Levis

    1. Clear Purple B70
      #3b549e
      ΔE = 2.745 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
  11. Clark+Kensington

    1. Flair for Fashion / 39D-5
      #464a8e
      ΔE = 2.747 / LRV ≈ 8.2%
  12. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Crushed Velvet / PPG1245-7
      #445397
      ΔE = 2.772 / LRV ≈ 9.6%
  13. Glidden

    1. Crushed Velvet / PPG1245-7
      #445397
      ΔE = 2.772 / LRV ≈ 9.6%
  14. Porter Paints

    1. Crushed Velvet / 246-7
      #415397
      ΔE = 2.903 / LRV ≈ 9.5%

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#404e9d HTML / CSS Code Examples

#404e9d foreground

The artist is a receptacle for emotions that come from all over the place: from the sky, from the earth, from a scrap of paper, from a passing shape, from a spider's web.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="color: #404e9d">…</p>

#404e9d background

It is a widely accepted notion among painters that it does not matter what one paints as long as it is well painted. This is the essence of academicism. There is no such thing as good painting about nothing.

Mark Rothko
<p style="background-color: #404e9d">…</p>

#404e9d shadow

The longer you look at an object, the more abstract it becomes, and, ironically, the more real.

Lucian Freud
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #404e9d">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
4214429
Binary
01000000, 01001110, 10011101
Hexadecimal
#404e9d
LRV
≈ 9.0%
Closest short hex
#35a ΔE = 3.099
RGB
rgb(64, 78, 157)
RGBA
rgba(64, 78, 157, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.214, g: 0.261, b: 0.525
RYB
red: 25.098%, yellow: 29.870%, blue: 61.569%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-12562787 / 0xff404e9d
HSL
hsl(231, 42%, 43%)
HSLA
hsla(231, 42%, 43%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 231° (230.968), saturation: 59% (0.592), value: 62% (0.616)
HSP
hue: 230.968, saturation: 59.236%, perceived brightness: 34.201%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 262.071, S: 59.740, L: 35.931
Cubehelix
H: -130.828, S: 0.689, L: 0.323
TSL
T: -2.575, S: 0.187, L: 0.325
CMYK
cyan: 59% (0.592), magenta: 50% (0.503), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 38% (0.384)
CMY
cyan: 75% (0.749), magenta: 69% (0.694), yellow: 38% (0.384)
XYZ
X: 10.923, Y: 8.972, Z: 33.048
xyY
x: 0.206, y: 0.169, Y: 8.972
CIELab
L: 35.931, a: 19.249, b: -44.872
CIELuv
L: 35.931, u: -8.995, v: -64.587
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 35.931, C: 48.827, H: 293.218
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 35.931, C: 65.210, H: 262.071
Hunter-Lab
L: 29.954, a: 12.671, b: -44.447
CIECAM02
J: 26.099, C: 49.522, h: 266.165, Q: 100.651, M: 43.306, s: 65.594, H: 314.346
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.471, jaune: -8.052, green: 0.448
LMS
L: 6.492, M: 7.747, S: 32.654
YCbCr
Y: 87.146, Cb: 164.753, Cr: 116.245
YCgCo
Y: 94.250, Cg: -16.250, Co: -7.250
YDbDr
Y: 82.820, Db: 111.607, Dr: 35.805
YPbPr
Y: 80.706, Pb: 41.110, Pr: -10.634
xvYCC
Y: 85.312, Cb: 164.112, Cr: 118.659
YIQ
Y: 82.820, I: -33.720, Q: 21.619
YUV
Y: 82.820, U: 36.505, V: -16.511
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 3/12 ΔE = 2.123
Brand Color
Samsung ΔE = 4.053

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