Faux-Electric ultramarine (#4600eb) color information

The hexidecimal color, #4600eb, is very close to "Electric ultramarine" because of their close resemblance. This color is described as "generic blue". Psychologically, when humans think of this color, Electric ultramarine (#4600eb), in branding, the following may come to mind: serenity, offices, human life, health care, and being taken seriously. Shades of "generic blue". typically aren't associated with clothing.

Breakdown of #4600eb

#4600eb is made up of (70, 0, 235) in RGB colorspace and (70.21, 100.00, 0.00, 7.84) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 4587755 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #3300ff. White should be used ontop of #4600eb to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #4600eb. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #4600eb luma #47.49
Websafe hex #3300ff Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(70, 0, 235) Adobe RGB (56.00, 0.00, 230.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(27%, 0%, 92%) Closest named color Electric ultramarine
rgba rgba(70.0, 0.0, 235.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (26.46, 70.92, -166.10)
cmyk cmyk(70.21, 100.00, 0.00, 7.84) CIE-L*ab (31.81, 75.65, -97.29)
hsv hsv(257.61, 100.00, 46.00) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (31.81, 123.24, 307.87)
hsb hsb(257.61, 100.00, 92.00) CIE-L*uv (31.81, -3.48, -121.09)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Electric ultramarine (#4600eb)

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" #4600eb and the second color is called the "compliment" #a8ea00.

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

Split Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Electric ultramarine (#4600eb)

The Split Complimentary color scheme is made up of three colors. The base color #4600eb is paired with the two colors to the left and the right of compliment color #a8ea00.

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

Triadic Colors of Faux-Electric ultramarine (#4600eb)

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-Electric ultramarine (#4600eb)

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-Electric ultramarine (#4600eb)

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-Electric ultramarine (#4600eb)'s Lighter shades

Lighter shades are produced by blending #4600eb with white

Darker variations of #4600eb

When you combine pure black with this color, #4600eb, darker shades are produced.

Tones of #4600eb

Tones of #4600eb can be created by blending the color with different amounts of gray.

#4600eb 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 #4600eb as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#4600eb → #a8ea00
#4600eb → #7d4cf1
#4600eb → #ffffff
#4600eb → #b700ea
#4600eb → #2a008d
#4600eb → #0032ea

Faux-Electric ultramarine (#4600eb) in different environments

Seeing #4600eb 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 #4600eb could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Paints related to #4600eb

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

#4600ebmight 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-Electric ultramarine (#4600eb)

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#4600eb. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

#4600eb 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 #4600eb
Java new Color(70, 0, 235);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 70, 0, 235);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:70 green:0 blue:235 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(70f, 0f, 235f);
Swift UIColor(red:70, green:0, blue:235, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $eb0046
Python Color('#4600eb')

Base Conversions of hex color #4600eb

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #4600eb. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 4587755 while the individual RGB conversions are: 70, 0, 235.

Red Green Blue
Binary 01000110 00000000 11101011
Hex 46 00 eb
Octal 106 0 353
Decimal 70 0 235

Icons incorporating the color #4600eb

If you're considering using #4600eb in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color #4600eb on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #4600eb 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 #4600eb on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #4600eb on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #4600eb background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #4600eb background.
This text is hex color #4600eb on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #4600eb on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #4600eb and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #4600eb and white (#ffffff) background.