Faux-Absolute Zero (#004edb) color information

#004edb is the hex color code that almost matches the color named "Absolute Zero" because they look the same at a quick glance. The color is categorized as "generic blue". Psychologically, when humans think of this color, Absolute Zero (#004edb), in brand logos, they may think of some of these attributes: serenity, coldness, self-expression, health care, and widely-used. This color isn't popular for cars.

#004edb Breakdown

#004edb is made up of (0, 78, 219) in RGB colorspace and (100.00, 64.38, 0.00, 14.12) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 20187 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #0066cc. White should be used ontop of #004edb to ensure the best legibility.

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

hex #004edb luma #70.53
Websafe hex #0066cc Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(0, 78, 219) Adobe RGB (52.00, 81.00, 214.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(0%, 31%, 86%) Closest named color Absolute Zero
rgba rgba(0.0, 78.0, 219.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (33.17, 30.32, -104.00)
cmyk cmyk(100.00, 64.38, 0.00, 14.12) CIE-L*ab (39.58, 36.51, -75.13)
hsv hsv(218.37, 100.00, 43.00) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (39.58, 83.53, 295.92)
hsb hsb(218.37, 100.00, 86.00) CIE-L*uv (39.58, -16.26, -108.67)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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

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" #004edb while the second is the "compliment" #db8a00.

The two secondary colors make for great accent and highlight colors in your design.

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

The Split Complimentary color scheme is made up of three colors. The base color #004edb is paired with the two colors to the left and the right of compliment color #db8a00.

The two secondary colors make for great accent and highlight colors in your design.

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

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

Use this color scheme carefully and spend time balancing where and when each color is used.

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

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

To successfuly incorpoate Tetradic colors in your designs, you'll need to plan carefully.

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

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.

This color scheme typically doesn't produce tension as all three colors tend to be either warm or cold.

Lighter variations of #004edb

Lighter shades of #004edb can be created by blending the color with different amounts of white.

Darker variations of #004edb

Darker shades of #004edb can be created by blending the color with different amounts of black.

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

Tones of #004edb can be created by blending the color with different amounts of gray.

Faux-Absolute Zero (#004edb) Gradients

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 #004edb as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#004edb → #db8a00
#004edb → #4c83e5
#004edb → #ffffff
#004edb → #1d00db
#004edb → #002e83
#004edb → #00bedb

Faux-Absolute Zero (#004edb) in different environments

Seeing #004edb 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 #004edb could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

#004edb popular variants and Interior/Exterior House Paints

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

#004edbmight 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.

#004edb popular opposites

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

#004edb in coding

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 #004edb
Java new Color(0, 78, 219);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 0, 78, 219);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:0 green:78 blue:219 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(0f, 78f, 219f);
Swift UIColor(red:0, green:78, blue:219, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $db4e00
Python Color('#004edb')

Base Conversions of hex color #004edb

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #004edb. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 20187 while the individual RGB conversions are: 0, 78, 219.

Red Green Blue
Binary 00000000 01001110 11011011
Hex 00 4e db
Octal 0 116 333
Decimal 0 78 219

Icons incorporating the color #004edb

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

Color #004edb on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #004edb 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 #004edb on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #004edb on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #004edb background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #004edb background.
This text is hex color #004edb on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #004edb on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #004edb and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #004edb and white (#ffffff) background.