#02979c Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #02979c is composed of 0.8% red, 59.2% green and 61.2% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 98.7% cyan, 3.2% magenta, 0% yellow and 38.8% black. It has a hue angle of 181.9 degrees, a saturation of 97.5% and a lightness of 31%. #02979c color hex could be obtained by blending #04ffff with #002f39. Closest websafe color is: #009999.

    • R 1
    • G 59
    • B 61
    RGB color chart
    • C 99
    • M 3
    • Y 0
    • K 39
    CMYK color chart

#02979c color description : Dark cyan.

#02979c Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #02979c has RGB values of R:2, G:151, B:156 and CMYK values of C:0.99, M:0.03, Y:0, K:0.39. Its decimal value is 169884.

Hex triplet 02979c #02979c
RGB Decimal 2, 151, 156 rgb(2,151,156)
RGB Percent 0.8, 59.2, 61.2 rgb(0.8%,59.2%,61.2%)
CMYK 99, 3, 0, 39
HSL 181.9°, 97.5, 31 hsl(181.9,97.5%,31%)
HSV (or HSB) 181.9°, 98.7, 61.2
Web Safe 009999 #009999
CIE-LAB 56.629, -30.844, -12.155
XYZ 17.091, 24.545, 35.287
xyY 0.222, 0.319, 24.545
CIE-LCH 56.629, 33.153, 201.509
CIE-LUV 56.629, -43.172, -13.654
Hunter-Lab 49.543, -25.123, -7.55
Binary 00000010, 10010111, 10011100

Color Schemes with #02979c

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Alternatives to #02979c

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#02979c Preview

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CSS codes
.text {color:#02979c;}
.background {background-color:#02979c;}
.border {border:1px solid #02979c;}

Shades and Tints of #02979c

A shade is achieved by adding black to any pure hue, while a tint is created by mixing white to any pure color. In this example, #000101 is the darkest color, while #edfeff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #02979c

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #4b5353 is the less saturated color, while #02979c is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #02979c is perceived by people affected by a color vision deficiency. This can be useful if you need to ensure your color combinations are accessible to color-blind users.

  • #6b6b6b Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #567475 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #8d8d98 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #8d8ba7 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #1d9ba6 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #5a9099 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #5a8fa3 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #1399a2 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population