#040ae4 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #040ae4 is composed of 1.6% red, 3.9% green and 89.4% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 98.2% cyan, 95.6% magenta, 0% yellow and 10.6% black. It has a hue angle of 238.4 degrees, a saturation of 96.6% and a lightness of 45.5%. #040ae4 color hex could be obtained by blending #0814ff with #0000c9. Closest websafe color is: #0000cc.

    • R 2
    • G 4
    • B 89
    RGB color chart
    • C 98
    • M 96
    • Y 0
    • K 11
    CMYK color chart

#040ae4 color description : Vivid blue.

#040ae4 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #040ae4 has RGB values of R:4, G:10, B:228 and CMYK values of C:0.98, M:0.96, Y:0, K:0.11. Its decimal value is 264932.

Hex triplet 040ae4 #040ae4
RGB Decimal 4, 10, 228 rgb(4,10,228)
RGB Percent 1.6, 3.9, 89.4 rgb(1.6%,3.9%,89.4%)
CMYK 98, 96, 0, 11
HSL 238.4°, 96.6, 45.5 hsl(238.4,96.6%,45.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 238.4°, 98.2, 89.4
Web Safe 0000cc #0000cc
CIE-LAB 29.013, 71.034, -98.054
XYZ 14.159, 5.843, 73.776
xyY 0.151, 0.062, 5.843
CIE-LCH 29.013, 121.08, 305.921
CIE-LUV 29.013, -8.511, -115.261
Hunter-Lab 24.173, 62.256, -164.034
Binary 00000100, 00001010, 11100100

Color Schemes with #040ae4

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Alternatives to #040ae4

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#040ae4 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #040ae4

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CSS codes
.text {color:#040ae4;}
.background {background-color:#040ae4;}
.border {border:1px solid #040ae4;}

Shades and Tints of #040ae4

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, #000110 is the darkest color, while #fcfcff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #040ae4

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #6f6f79 is the less saturated color, while #040ae4 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #040ae4 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
  • #1b1c48 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #004c93 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #00507e Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #005559 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #0134b0 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #0136a3 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #013a8b Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population