#040ae0 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #040ae0 is composed of 1.6% red, 3.9% green and 87.8% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 98.2% cyan, 95.5% magenta, 0% yellow and 12.2% black. It has a hue angle of 238.4 degrees, a saturation of 96.5% and a lightness of 44.7%. #040ae0 color hex could be obtained by blending #0814ff with #0000c1. Closest websafe color is: #0000cc.

    • R 2
    • G 4
    • B 88
    RGB color chart
    • C 98
    • M 96
    • Y 0
    • K 12
    CMYK color chart

#040ae0 color description : Vivid blue.

#040ae0 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #040ae0 has RGB values of R:4, G:10, B:224 and CMYK values of C:0.98, M:0.96, Y:0, K:0.12. Its decimal value is 264928.

Hex triplet 040ae0 #040ae0
RGB Decimal 4, 10, 224 rgb(4,10,224)
RGB Percent 1.6, 3.9, 87.8 rgb(1.6%,3.9%,87.8%)
CMYK 98, 96, 0, 12
HSL 238.4°, 96.5, 44.7 hsl(238.4,96.5%,44.7%)
HSV (or HSB) 238.4°, 98.2, 87.8
Web Safe 0000cc #0000cc
CIE-LAB 28.442, 70.024, -96.714
XYZ 13.61, 5.624, 70.885
xyY 0.151, 0.062, 5.624
CIE-LCH 28.442, 119.402, 305.906
CIE-LUV 28.442, -8.346, -112.92
Hunter-Lab 23.714, 60.948, -160.626
Binary 00000100, 00001010, 11100000

Color Schemes with #040ae0

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Alternatives to #040ae0

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#040ae0 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #040ae0

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CSS codes
.text {color:#040ae0;}
.background {background-color:#040ae0;}
.border {border:1px solid #040ae0;}

Shades and Tints of #040ae0

A shade is achieved by adding black to any pure hue, while a tint is created by mixing white to any pure color. In this example, #00010c is the darkest color, while #f8f8ff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #040ae0

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #6d6d77 is the less saturated color, while #040ae0 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #040ae0 is perceived by people affected by a color vision deficiency. This can be useful if you need to ensure your color combinations are accessible to color-blind users.

  • #212121 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #1b1c47 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #004a90 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #004f7c Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #005457 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #0133ad Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #0136a0 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #013989 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population