#040ecf Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #040ecf is composed of 1.6% red, 5.5% green and 81.2% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 98.1% cyan, 93.2% magenta, 0% yellow and 18.8% black. It has a hue angle of 237 degrees, a saturation of 96.2% and a lightness of 41.4%. #040ecf color hex could be obtained by blending #081cff with #00009f. Closest websafe color is: #0000cc.

    • R 2
    • G 5
    • B 81
    RGB color chart
    • C 98
    • M 93
    • Y 0
    • K 19
    CMYK color chart

#040ecf color description : Strong blue.

#040ecf Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #040ecf has RGB values of R:4, G:14, B:207 and CMYK values of C:0.98, M:0.93, Y:0, K:0.19. Its decimal value is 265935.

Hex triplet 040ecf #040ecf
RGB Decimal 4, 14, 207 rgb(4,14,207)
RGB Percent 1.6, 5.5, 81.2 rgb(1.6%,5.5%,81.2%)
CMYK 98, 93, 0, 19
HSL 237°, 96.2, 41.4 hsl(237,96.2%,41.4%)
HSV (or HSB) 237°, 98.1, 81.2
Web Safe 0000cc #0000cc
CIE-LAB 26.286, 64.8, -90.476
XYZ 11.467, 4.844, 59.359
xyY 0.152, 0.064, 4.844
CIE-LCH 26.286, 111.288, 305.611
CIE-LUV 26.286, -7.826, -103.221
Hunter-Lab 22.009, 54.488, -144.5
Binary 00000100, 00001110, 11001111

Color Schemes with #040ecf

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Alternatives to #040ecf

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#040ecf Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #040ecf

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

Shades and Tints of #040ecf

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, #00010f is the darkest color, while #fafbff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #040ecf

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #65666e is the less saturated color, while #040ecf is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #040ecf 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
  • #1b1d44 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #004688 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #004a75 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #004f52 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #0131a1 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #013495 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #01377f Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population