#02979a Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #02979a is composed of 0.8% red, 59.2% green and 60.4% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 98.7% cyan, 1.9% magenta, 0% yellow and 39.6% black. It has a hue angle of 181.2 degrees, a saturation of 97.4% and a lightness of 30.6%. #02979a color hex could be obtained by blending #04ffff with #002f35. Closest websafe color is: #009999.

    • R 1
    • G 59
    • B 60
    RGB color chart
    • C 99
    • M 2
    • Y 0
    • K 40
    CMYK color chart

#02979a color description : Dark cyan.

#02979a Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #02979a has RGB values of R:2, G:151, B:154 and CMYK values of C:0.99, M:0.02, Y:0, K:0.4. Its decimal value is 169882.

Hex triplet 02979a #02979a
RGB Decimal 2, 151, 154 rgb(2,151,154)
RGB Percent 0.8, 59.2, 60.4 rgb(0.8%,59.2%,60.4%)
CMYK 99, 2, 0, 40
HSL 181.2°, 97.4, 30.6 hsl(181.2,97.4%,30.6%)
HSV (or HSB) 181.2°, 98.7, 60.4
Web Safe 009999 #009999
CIE-LAB 56.563, -31.486, -11.112
XYZ 16.923, 24.477, 34.403
xyY 0.223, 0.323, 24.477
CIE-LCH 56.563, 33.389, 199.439
CIE-LUV 56.563, -43.331, -11.951
Hunter-Lab 49.475, -25.526, -6.596
Binary 00000010, 10010111, 10011010

Color Schemes with #02979a

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Alternatives to #02979a

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#02979a Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #02979a

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

Shades and Tints of #02979a

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, #001212 is the darkest color, while #feffff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #02979a

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #4a5252 is the less saturated color, while #02979a is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #02979a 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
  • #567474 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #8d8d96 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #8e8aa5 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #209ba6 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #5a9097 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #5b8fa1 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #1599a2 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population