Faux-Chinese blue (#405292) color information

The hexidecimal color, #405292, is very close to "Chinese blue" because of their close resemblance. This color is described as "dark gray". Psychologically, when humans think of this color, Chinese blue (#405292), in advertisements, the following may come to mind: being clean, modern or futuristic, graceful, the home, and middle-ground. Consider using a different color if you're in the market for agriculture.

Breakdown of #405292

#405292 is made up of (64, 82, 146) in RGB colorspace and (56.16, 43.84, 0.00, 42.75) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 4215442 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #336699. White should be used ontop of #405292 to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #405292. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #405292 luma #83.77
Websafe hex #336699 Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(64, 82, 146) Adobe RGB (69.00, 82.00, 142.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(25%, 32%, 57%) Closest named color Chinese blue
rgba rgba(64.0, 82.0, 146.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (30.00, 8.74, -37.35)
cmyk cmyk(56.16, 43.84, 0.00, 42.75) CIE-L*ab (35.98, 11.97, -37.55)
hsv hsv(226.88, 39.02, 41.00) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (35.98, 39.41, 287.68)
hsb hsb(226.88, 56.14, 57.00) CIE-L*uv (35.98, -10.84, -53.62)
CMYK Composition

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Compliments of #Faux-Chinese blue (#405292)

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" #405292 and the second color is called the "compliment" #917e3f.

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

Split Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Chinese blue (#405292)

There are three colors that make up the Split Complimentary color scheme. The base color #405292 is paired with the two colors on either side of the compliment color #917e3f.

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

Triadic Colors of Faux-Chinese blue (#405292)

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-Chinese blue (#405292)

Fours colors make up the Tetradic color scheme. All four colors are spaced evenly (90°) apart when visualized on a color wheel.

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

Analagous Colors of Faux-Chinese blue (#405292)

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-Chinese blue (#405292)'s Lighter shades

Lighter shades are produced by blending #405292 with white

Darker variations of #405292

When you combine pure black with this color, #405292, darker shades are produced.

Tones of #405292

Tones of #405292 can be created by blending the color with different amounts of gray.

#405292 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 #405292 as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#405292 → #917e3f
#405292 → #7985b2
#405292 → #ffffff
#405292 → #553f91
#405292 → #263157
#405292 → #3f7b91

Faux-Chinese blue (#405292) in different environments

Seeing #405292 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 #405292 could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Paints related to #405292

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

#405292might 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-Chinese blue (#405292)

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#405292. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

#405292 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 #405292
Java new Color(64, 82, 146);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 64, 82, 146);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:64 green:82 blue:146 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(64f, 82f, 146f);
Swift UIColor(red:64, green:82, blue:146, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $925240
Python Color('#405292')

Base Conversions of hex color #405292

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #405292. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 4215442 while the individual RGB conversions are: 64, 82, 146.

Red Green Blue
Binary 01000000 01010010 10010010
Hex 40 52 92
Octal 100 122 222
Decimal 64 82 146

#405292 Icons

If you're considering using #405292 in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color Faux-Chinese blue (#405292) on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #405292 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 #405292 on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #405292 on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #405292 background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #405292 background.
This text is hex color #405292 on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #405292 on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #405292 and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #405292 and white (#ffffff) background.