#02979d Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #02979d is composed of 0.8% red, 59.2% green and 61.6% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 98.7% cyan, 3.8% magenta, 0% yellow and 38.4% black. It has a hue angle of 182.3 degrees, a saturation of 97.5% and a lightness of 31.2%. #02979d color hex could be obtained by blending #04ffff with #002f3b. Closest websafe color is: #009999.

    • R 1
    • G 59
    • B 62
    RGB color chart
    • C 99
    • M 4
    • Y 0
    • K 38
    CMYK color chart

#02979d color description : Dark cyan.

#02979d Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #02979d has RGB values of R:2, G:151, B:157 and CMYK values of C:0.99, M:0.04, Y:0, K:0.38. Its decimal value is 169885.

Hex triplet 02979d #02979d
RGB Decimal 2, 151, 157 rgb(2,151,157)
RGB Percent 0.8, 59.2, 61.6 rgb(0.8%,59.2%,61.6%)
CMYK 99, 4, 0, 38
HSL 182.3°, 97.5, 31.2 hsl(182.3,97.5%,31.2%)
HSV (or HSB) 182.3°, 98.7, 61.6
Web Safe 009999 #009999
CIE-LAB 56.663, -30.521, -12.676
XYZ 17.176, 24.579, 35.735
xyY 0.222, 0.317, 24.579
CIE-LCH 56.663, 33.049, 202.555
CIE-LUV 56.663, -43.093, -14.507
Hunter-Lab 49.577, -24.919, -8.033
Binary 00000010, 10010111, 10011101

Color Schemes with #02979d

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Alternatives to #02979d

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#02979d Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #02979d

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

Shades and Tints of #02979d

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, #000202 is the darkest color, while #eefeff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #02979d

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #4b5354 is the less saturated color, while #02979d is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #02979d 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
  • #8d8d99 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #8d8ba8 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #1c9ba7 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #5a909a Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #5a8fa4 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #1299a3 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population