Faux-Absolute Zero (#004ec0) color information

The hexidecimal color, #004ec0, may be mistaken for "Absolute Zero" due to their similar appearences. This color is described as "dark blue". When people spot this color, Absolute Zero (#004ec0), in designs, the following may come to mind: water, appetite-curbing, human life, energy, and maturity. This color isn't popular for clothing.

Breakdown of #004ec0

#004ec0 is made up of (0, 78, 192) in RGB colorspace and (100.00, 59.38, 0.00, 24.71) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 20160 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #0066cc. White should be used ontop of #004ec0 to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #004ec0. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #004ec0 luma #67.48
Websafe hex #0066cc Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(0, 78, 192) Adobe RGB (41.00, 78.00, 188.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(0%, 31%, 75%) Closest named color Absolute Zero
rgba rgba(0.0, 78.0, 192.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (30.00, 20.83, -84.56)
cmyk cmyk(100.00, 59.38, 0.00, 24.71) CIE-L*ab (35.98, 26.76, -65.69)
hsv hsv(215.20, 100.00, 37.50) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (35.98, 70.93, 292.16)
hsb hsb(215.20, 100.00, 75.00) CIE-L*uv (35.98, -17.70, -92.78)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Absolute Zero (#004ec0)

There are two colors that make up the Complimentary color scheme. Opposites of one another in the color spectrum, one color is referred to as the "base" #004ec0 while the second is the "compliment" #bf6f00.

The Split Complimentary color scheme offers most of the contrast of the Complimentary Color scheme but without being as intense.

Split Compliments of #Faux-Absolute Zero (#004ec0)

The Split Complimentary color scheme is made up of three colors. The base color #004ec0 is paired with the two colors to the left and the right of compliment color #bf6f00.

The Split Complimentary color scheme offers most of the contrast of the Complimentary Color scheme but without being as intense.

Triadic Colors of Faux-Absolute Zero (#004ec0)

There are three colors that make up the Triadic color scheme. A color wheel would show all three of these spaced evenly (120°) apart.

This color scheme tends to produce colors that are quite vibrant, regardless of saturation.

Tetradic Colors of Faux-Absolute Zero (#004ec0)

The Tetradic color scheme is made up of four colors. When viewed on a color wheel, all four colors are spaced evenly (90°) apart.

Find balance between the warm and cold colors if you desire to use the Tetradic color scheme in your design.

Analagous Colors of Faux-Absolute Zero (#004ec0)

The Analagous color scheme is made up of three colors. The three colors sit next to one another on the color wheel. The palette is made in similar fashion to how the Split Complimentary palette is made. However, the two secondary colors are adjacent to the base, not the compliment.

Analagous colors often appear in nature. If you're designing with the outdoors in mind, keep this color harmony at your disposal.

Lighter shades of #004ec0

Lighter shades are produced by blending #004ec0 with white

Darker shades of #004ec0

Darker shades are produced by blending #004ec0 with black

Faux-Absolute Zero (#004ec0)'s Tones

Tones are produced by blending #004ec0 with gray

Gradients including #004ec0

A color gradient may also be known as color progression or a color ramp. A gradient is the gradual transition of one color into another. This section showcases gradients featuring #004ec0 as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#004ec0 → #bf6f00
#004ec0 → #4c83d2
#004ec0 → #ffffff
#004ec0 → #0f00bf
#004ec0 → #002e73
#004ec0 → #00afbf

How #004ec0 looks in different atmospheres

Seeing #004ec0 on a computer or phone screen is much different than how it may appear in the real world. Shown here are 20 different environment types and how #004ec0 could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Paints related to #004ec0

Colors that have names have reached a point of status where they're more than just a hex code: they're real-world associated.

#004ec0might be precisely the color you're looking for. But, the colors below are a close match. What's better is that they're named colors, meaning chances are there's more information about them. If you feel like taking a slight deviation in hue, click a color below to learn about why it's so unique.

Furthest named colors and Paints related to #004ec0

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#004ec0. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

Programming Language Syntax for #004ec0

Here you can easily copy-and-paste formatted color code for use with your favorite programming/markup languages like HTML/CSS, Java, Objective-C, and GameMaker Language.

Language Syntax
HTML, CSS #004ec0
Java new Color(0, 78, 192);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 0, 78, 192);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:0 green:78 blue:192 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(0f, 78f, 192f);
Swift UIColor(red:0, green:78, blue:192, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $c04e00
Python Color('#004ec0')

Base Conversions of hex color #004ec0

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #004ec0. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 20160 while the individual RGB conversions are: 0, 78, 192.

Red Green Blue
Binary 00000000 01001110 11000000
Hex 00 4e c0
Octal 0 116 300
Decimal 0 78 192

Icons incorporating the color #004ec0

If you're considering using #004ec0 in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color #004ec0 on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #004ec0 colored background for best readability. But, you can be the judge of that by looking at the examples below. Accessibility is an important aspect of (web) design that is many a developer's afterthought.

To learn more about accessible colors, read Google's article covering best practices and principals.

This text is hex color #004ec0 on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #004ec0 on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #004ec0 background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #004ec0 background.
This text is hex color #004ec0 on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #004ec0 on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #004ec0 and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #004ec0 and white (#ffffff) background.