#02979f Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #02979f is composed of 0.8% red, 59.2% green and 62.4% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 98.7% cyan, 5% magenta, 0% yellow and 37.6% black. It has a hue angle of 183.1 degrees, a saturation of 97.5% and a lightness of 31.6%. #02979f color hex could be obtained by blending #04ffff with #002f3f. Closest websafe color is: #009999.

    • R 1
    • G 59
    • B 62
    RGB color chart
    • C 99
    • M 5
    • Y 0
    • K 38
    CMYK color chart

#02979f color description : Dark cyan.

#02979f Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #02979f has RGB values of R:2, G:151, B:159 and CMYK values of C:0.99, M:0.05, Y:0, K:0.38. Its decimal value is 169887.

Hex triplet 02979f #02979f
RGB Decimal 2, 151, 159 rgb(2,151,159)
RGB Percent 0.8, 59.2, 62.4 rgb(0.8%,59.2%,62.4%)
CMYK 99, 5, 0, 38
HSL 183.1°, 97.5, 31.6 hsl(183.1,97.5%,31.6%)
HSV (or HSB) 183.1°, 98.7, 62.4
Web Safe 009999 #009999
CIE-LAB 56.73, -29.872, -13.717
XYZ 17.348, 24.648, 36.642
xyY 0.221, 0.313, 24.648
CIE-LCH 56.73, 32.871, 204.664
CIE-LUV 56.73, -42.934, -16.218
Hunter-Lab 49.646, -24.508, -9.007
Binary 00000010, 10010111, 10011111

Color Schemes with #02979f

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Alternatives to #02979f

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#02979f Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #02979f

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

Shades and Tints of #02979f

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, #000404 is the darkest color, while #f0feff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #02979f

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #4c5455 is the less saturated color, while #02979f is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #02979f 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
  • #8c8d9b Protanopia 1% of men
  • #8c8baa Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #189ba7 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #5a909c Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #5a8fa6 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #109aa4 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population