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#02579b Hex Color Code

#02579b Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #02579b is a medium dark shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #02579b is comprised of 0.78% red, 34.12% green and 60.78% blue. In the HSL color space #02579b has a hue of 207° (degrees), 97% saturation and 31% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 475.64 nm.

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#02579b linear gradient to complementary #988805

  1. #02579b
  2. #465e88
  3. #616574
  4. #736e60
  5. #81764a
  6. #8e7f31
  7. #988805

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #00488a
  2. #004d90
  3. #005295
  4. #02579b
  5. #135ca1
  6. #1e61a6
  7. #2866ac

Tones

  1. #02579b
  2. #27558e
  3. #365481
  4. #3f5274
  5. #465167
  6. #4b4f5b
  7. #4e4e4e

Tints and Shades

#02579b to White

  1. #02579b
  2. #4870ac
  3. #718bbc
  4. #95a6cd
  5. #b8c3dd
  6. #dce1ee
  7. #ffffff

#02579b to Black

  1. #02579b
  2. #11487f
  3. #163a65
  4. #162d4b
  5. #142033
  6. #0f131d
  7. #000000

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  1. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Hyper Blue - 6965
      #00569b
      ΔE = 0.489
  2. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Suddenly Sapphire 249-7
      #175799
      ΔE = 0.670
    2. ★ Florentine Lapis 248-7
      #18569a
      ΔE = 1.039
  3. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Suddenly Sapphire / 249-7
      #175799
      ΔE = 0.670
    2. ★ Florentine Lapis / 248-7
      #18569a
      ΔE = 1.039
  4. Tollens

    1. ★ Indigo | EE106
      #00589a
      ΔE = 0.773
    2. ★ UC024 Bleu Medina
      #04599a
      ΔE = 1.202
  5. Testors

    1. ★ Testors 1639
      #00579e
      ΔE = 0.821
  6. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 301
      #00599c
      ΔE = 0.889
  7. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6618
      #1b5898
      ΔE = 1.057
    2. 6380
      #2e5891
      ΔE = 2.618
  8. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Brilliant Blue
      #095497
      ΔE = 1.198
    2. Imperial Blue Mica
      #0f5199
      ΔE = 2.891
  9. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Blue Chip / 53
      #1d5699
      ΔE = 1.209
  10. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5867 - Tian Tan
      #1d5699
      ΔE = 1.209
  11. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Mosaic Tiles
      #1c5999
      ΔE = 1.307
  12. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 35-a2
      #0059a1
      ΔE = 1.313
    2. ★ 35-a3
      #00549a
      ΔE = 1.351
  13. Focoltone

    1. ★ 1099
      #005495
      ΔE = 1.460
  14. Sigma

    1. ★ Cool Blue / S 3560-R80B
      #1c5794
      ΔE = 1.508
  15. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Blue Ribbon
      #1c589e
      ΔE = 1.665
  16. Caparol

    1. ★ 60 21 240 / Pacific 170
      #00549c
      ΔE = 1.689
    2. ★ 60 16 240 / Pacific 140
      #1c5894
      ΔE = 1.830
  17. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Ethereal 27-15
      #275590
      ΔE = 2.117
  18. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 4213 Kingdom 58BB 12/390
      #245b99
      ΔE = 2.250
  19. AMC

    1. Adriatic Blue
      #285790
      ΔE = 2.382
  20. Audi

    1. Nogaro Blue Pearl/Nogaroblau Pearl / 9941, LZ5M, M8, M8M8
      #165193
      ΔE = 2.455
  21. Duron

    1. Hyper Blue
      #005c9b
      ΔE = 2.606
  22. Brillux

    1. 57.21.30
      #27528f
      ΔE = 2.622
  23. Chrysler

    1. Medium Blue
      #1c518f
      ΔE = 2.629
  24. Ford

    1. Blue Fire
      #2c538f
      ΔE = 2.672
  25. Kelly-Moore

    1. Cascade Twilight / KM3136-5
      #2e5495
      ΔE = 2.816
  26. Nippon Paint

    1. Porcelain Blue / NP PB 1526 A
      #1e528c
      ΔE = 2.827
  27. Peintures MF

    1. Bleu antique
      #32558f
      ΔE = 2.875

#02579b HTML / CSS Code Examples

#02579b foreground

As practice makes perfect, I cannot but make progress; each drawing one makes, each study one paints, is a step forward.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="color: #02579b">…</p>

#02579b background

I found I could say things with color and shapes that I couldn't say any other way--things I had no words for.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="background-color: #02579b">…</p>

#02579b shadow

I wish they would only take me as I am.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #02579b">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
153499
Binary
00000010, 01010111, 10011011
Hexadecimal
#02579b
Closest short hex
#059 ΔE = 0.802
RGB
rgb(2, 87, 155)
RGBA
rgba(2, 87, 155, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.008, g: 0.357, b: 0.635
RYB
red: 0.784%, yellow: 22.213%, blue: 60.784%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-16623717 / 0xff02579b
HSL
hsl(207, 97%, 31%)
HSLA
hsla(207, 97%%, 31%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 207° (206.667), saturation: 99% (0.987), value: 61% (0.608)
HSP
hue: 206.667, saturation: 98.710, perceived brightness: 33.236
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 250.945, S: 99.541, L: 36.356
Cubehelix
H: -157.896, S: 1.098, L: 0.271
TSL
T: -2.105, S: 0.437, L: 0.272
CMYK
cyan: 99 (0.987), magenta: 44 (0.439), yellow: 0 (0.000), key: 39 (0.392)
CMY
cyan: 99 (0.992), magenta: 66 (0.659), yellow: 39 (0.392)
XYZ
X: 9.347, Y: 9.195, Z: 32.286
xyY
x: 0.184, y: 0.181, Y: 9.195
CIELab
L: 36.356, a: 5.118, b: -43.098
CIELuv
L: 36.356, u: -21.118, v: -61.142
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 36.356, C: 43.400, H: 276.772
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 36.356, C: 64.686, H: 250.945
Hunter-Lab
L: 30.323, a: 1.961, b: -41.903
CIECAM02
J: 25.857, C: 52.410, h: 247.600, Q: 100.184, M: 45.832, s: 67.637, H: 304.821
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.425, jaune: -7.593, green: 2.987
LMS
L: 5.556, M: 9.228, S: 31.903
YCbCr
Y: 75.552, Cb: 170.432, Cr: 85.857
YCgCo
Y: 82.750, Cg: 4.250, Co: -37.750
YDbDr
Y: 69.337, Db: 128.894, Dr: 128.061
YPbPr
Y: 73.791, Pb: 43.775, Pr: -45.628
xvYCC
Y: 79.373, Cb: 166.453, Cr: 87.919
YIQ
Y: 69.337, I: -72.482, Q: 3.183
YUV
Y: 69.337, U: 42.155, V: -59.076
Munsell Color System
5PB 3/10 ΔE = 3.299
Brand Color
Sega ΔE = 1.175

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