Faux-Absolute Zero (#004fca) color information

The hexidecimal color, #004fca, almost matches the color named "Absolute Zero" because of their close resemblance. This color is described as "dark blue". Psychologically, when humans think of this color, Absolute Zero (#004fca), in media, the following may come to mind: serenity, offices, human life, health care, and being taken seriously. Shades of "dark blue". typically aren't associated with clothing.

Breakdown of #004fca

#004fca is made up of (0, 79, 202) in RGB colorspace and (100.00, 60.89, 0.00, 20.78) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 20426 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #0066cc. White should be used ontop of #004fca to ensure the best legibility.

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

hex #004fca luma #69.20
Websafe hex #0066cc Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(0, 79, 202) Adobe RGB (35.00, 83.00, 197.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(0%, 31%, 79%) Closest named color Absolute Zero
rgba rgba(0.0, 79.0, 202.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (31.62, 20.04, -89.78)
cmyk cmyk(100.00, 60.89, 0.00, 20.78) CIE-L*ab (37.84, 25.54, -68.36)
hsv hsv(216.46, 100.00, 39.50) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (37.84, 72.98, 290.49)
hsb hsb(216.46, 100.00, 79.00) CIE-L*uv (37.84, -20.74, -97.84)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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

The Complimentary color scheme is made up of two colors. These two colors are opposite one another in the color spectrum. The first color is called the "base" #004fca and the second color is called the "compliment" #c97800.

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

Split Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Absolute Zero (#004fca)

The Split Complimentary color scheme is made up of three colors. The base color #004fca is paired with the two colors to the left and the right of compliment color #c97800.

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

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

The Triadic color scheme is made up of three colors. When viewed on a color wheel, all three colors are 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 (#004fca)

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 (#004fca)

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.

Faux-Absolute Zero (#004fca)'s Lighter shades

Lighter shades are produced by blending #004fca with white

Darker variations of #004fca

When you combine pure black with this color, #004fca, darker shades are produced.

Tones of #004fca

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

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

#004fca → #c97800
#004fca → #4c83d9
#004fca → #ffffff
#004fca → #1400c9
#004fca → #002f79
#004fca → #00b5c9

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

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

Named colors and Paints related to #004fca

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

#004fcamight 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.

Named colors and Paints furthest from Faux-Absolute Zero (#004fca)

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

#004fca in programming

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 #004fca
Java new Color(0, 79, 202);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 0, 79, 202);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:0 green:79 blue:202 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(0f, 79f, 202f);
Swift UIColor(red:0, green:79, blue:202, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $ca4f00
Python Color('#004fca')

Base Conversions of hex color #004fca

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #004fca. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 20426 while the individual RGB conversions are: 0, 79, 202.

Red Green Blue
Binary 00000000 01001111 11001010
Hex 00 4f ca
Octal 0 117 312
Decimal 0 79 202

Icons incorporating the color #004fca

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

Color #004fca on different backgrounds

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