#040ca9 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #040ca9 is composed of 1.6% red, 4.7% green and 66.3% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 97.6% cyan, 92.9% magenta, 0% yellow and 33.7% black. It has a hue angle of 237.1 degrees, a saturation of 95.4% and a lightness of 33.9%. #040ca9 color hex could be obtained by blending #0818ff with #000053. Closest websafe color is: #000099.

    • R 2
    • G 5
    • B 66
    RGB color chart
    • C 98
    • M 93
    • Y 0
    • K 34
    CMYK color chart

#040ca9 color description : Dark blue.

#040ca9 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #040ca9 has RGB values of R:4, G:12, B:169 and CMYK values of C:0.98, M:0.93, Y:0, K:0.34. Its decimal value is 265385.

Hex triplet 040ca9 #040ca9
RGB Decimal 4, 12, 169 rgb(4,12,169)
RGB Percent 1.6, 4.7, 66.3 rgb(1.6%,4.7%,66.3%)
CMYK 98, 93, 0, 34
HSL 237.1°, 95.4, 33.9 hsl(237.1,95.4%,33.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 237.1°, 97.6, 66.3
Web Safe 000099 #000099
CIE-LAB 20.646, 54.983, -77.327
XYZ 7.342, 3.153, 37.756
xyY 0.152, 0.065, 3.153
CIE-LCH 20.646, 94.882, 305.415
CIE-LUV 20.646, -6.156, -80.34
Hunter-Lab 17.756, 42.731, -113.642
Binary 00000100, 00001100, 10101001

Color Schemes with #040ca9

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Alternatives to #040ca9

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#040ca9 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #040ca9

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CSS codes
.text {color:#040ca9;}
.background {background-color:#040ca9;}
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Shades and Tints of #040ca9

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 #040ca9

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #545459 is the less saturated color, while #040ca9 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #040ca9 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.

  • #1c1c1c Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #171938 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #003a71 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #003e62 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #004244 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #012985 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #012b7b Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #012e69 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population