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#02979b Hex Color Code

#02979b Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #02979b is a medium dark shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #02979b is comprised of 0.78% red, 59.22% green and 60.78% blue. In the HSL color space #02979b has a hue of 182° (degrees), 97% saturation and 31% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 490.43 nm.

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Color Schemes

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#02979b linear gradient to complementary #6d3033

  1. #02979b
  2. #408688
  3. #557676
  4. #616565
  5. #685453
  6. #6c4343
  7. #6d3033

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #007d81
  2. #00868a
  3. #008e92
  4. #02979b
  5. #1da0a4
  6. #2ca9ad
  7. #39b2b6

Tones

  1. #02979b
  2. #2b8b8e
  3. #3a7e80
  4. #437273
  5. #496667
  6. #4c5a5a
  7. #4e4e4e

Tints and Shades

#02979b to white

  1. #02979b
  2. #4ea8ab
  3. #76b9bb
  4. #9acbcc
  5. #bcdcdd
  6. #deedee
  7. #ffffff

#02979b to black

  1. #02979b
  2. #137c7f
  3. #196265
  4. #194a4b
  5. #163233
  6. #101c1d
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 17-5126 TPG
      #00979c
      ΔE = 0.395 / LRV ≈ 24.5%
    2. P 121-14 U
      #38999b
      ΔE = 2.387 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
  2. Fired Earth

    1. ★ Mrs Booth
      #09979c
      ΔE = 0.463 / LRV ≈ 24.6%
  3. Crayola

    1. ★ Steel Blue
      #0b969b
      ΔE = 0.580 / LRV ≈ 24.2%
  4. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2050-B40G
      #00999d
      ΔE = 0.709 / LRV ≈ 25.2%
  5. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Cool Rain
      #00979d
      ΔE = 0.801 / LRV ≈ 24.6%
    2. ★ Globe Blue X84R155B
      #009195
      ΔE = 2.158 / LRV ≈ 22.4%
  6. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10337
      #009799
      ΔE = 0.820 / LRV ≈ 24.4%
  7. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Sea Hush-A-Bye 256-6
      #0e9498
      ΔE = 1.061 / LRV ≈ 23.5%
    2. ★ Riviera Paradise / PPG1233-7
      #009a9e
      ΔE = 1.065 / LRV ≈ 25.6%
  8. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Sea Fantasy / 256-6
      #0e9498
      ΔE = 1.061 / LRV ≈ 23.5%
    2. ★ Riviera Paradise / 156-7
      #0099a0
      ΔE = 1.414 / LRV ≈ 25.3%
  9. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 5748
      #00999b
      ΔE = 1.063 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
    2. ★ 5742
      #009aa1
      ΔE = 1.628 / LRV ≈ 25.7%
  10. Glidden

    1. ★ Riviera Paradise / PPG1233-7
      #009a9e
      ΔE = 1.065 / LRV ≈ 25.6%
    2. ★ Sea Fantasy / PPG1234-6
      #1a9597
      ΔE = 1.067 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
  11. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 25-a3
      #009498
      ΔE = 1.081 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
    2. ★ 25-a2
      #009ca0
      ΔE = 1.776 / LRV ≈ 26.3%
  12. Caparol

    1. ★ 37/13
      #189498
      ΔE = 1.117 / LRV ≈ 23.6%
  13. Sico

    1. ★ 6150-53 Free Swim
      #21999c
      ΔE = 1.180 / LRV ≈ 25.5%
  14. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Peacock's Plume / 16BG 24/357
      #00979e
      ΔE = 1.207 / LRV ≈ 24.6%
  15. General Paint

    1. ★ Fissure / CL 2166A
      #00959c
      ΔE = 1.392 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
  16. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Reverie 22-11
      #009596
      ΔE = 1.444 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
  17. Resene

    1. ★ Java G62-082-195
      #259797
      ΔE = 1.671 / LRV ≈ 24.8%
  18. Olympic

    1. ★ Schooner A58-5
      #2c9396
      ΔE = 1.861 / LRV ≈ 23.6%
  19. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 1-29-7 Turquoise Beads
      #00949c
      ΔE = 1.925 / LRV ≈ 23.6%
  20. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Turkish Tile / NP BGG 1590 D
      #009aa2
      ΔE = 1.952 / LRV ≈ 25.7%
  21. Sigma

    1. ★ Cool Blue / S 3050-B30G
      #2b949a
      ΔE = 2.022 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
    2. Natural Green / 5018
      #3e9697
      ΔE = 2.697 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
  22. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 2-29-6 Voyager Sky
      #229aa1
      ΔE = 2.129 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
  23. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7338-53 Marine Spa
      #34969b
      ΔE = 2.141 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
  24. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Splashy - 6942
      #019196
      ΔE = 2.180 / LRV ≈ 22.5%
  25. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Aqua Marine / 7454
      #34999a
      ΔE = 2.214 / LRV ≈ 25.8%
  26. Bristol

    1. Tapestry Teal / P131-C6
      #009b9a
      ΔE = 2.417 / LRV ≈ 25.8%
  27. Sikkens

    1. P3.35.53
      #009ea1
      ΔE = 2.505 / LRV ≈ 27.0%
    2. Q0.40.50
      #0098a3
      ΔE = 2.868 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
  28. ICI Paints

    1. Frisco Bay 90GG 28/306
      #339998
      ΔE = 2.542 / LRV ≈ 25.8%
    2. 3974 Dolphin Den 90GG 27/273
      #3b9493
      ΔE = 2.915 / LRV ≈ 24.2%
  29. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 504
      #249093
      ΔE = 2.559 / LRV ≈ 22.4%
    2. 1163D Turkish Tile
      #009d9d
      ΔE = 2.621 / LRV ≈ 26.5%
  30. Taubmans

    1. Schooner / T10 50C-1
      #009593
      ΔE = 2.561 / LRV ≈ 23.6%
    2. Lagoon Leisure / T12 46.G1
      #0095a0
      ΔE = 2.926 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
  31. Benjamin Moore

    1. San Jose Blue / 741
      #2d9ca2
      ΔE = 2.765 / LRV ≈ 26.9%
  32. Duron

    1. Nifty Turquoise
      #0d9996
      ΔE = 2.825 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
  33. Dulux

    1. 16BG 24/357
      #0095a0
      ΔE = 2.926 / LRV ≈ 24.0%

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#02979b HTML / CSS Code Examples

#02979b foreground

To create one's own world takes courage.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="color: #02979b">…</p>

#02979b background

The longer you look at an object, the more abstract it becomes, and, ironically, the more real.

Lucian Freud
<p style="background-color: #02979b">…</p>

#02979b shadow

Have no fear of perfection, you'll never reach it.

Salvador Dali
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #02979b">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
169883
Binary
00000010, 10010111, 10011011
Hexadecimal
#02979b
LRV
≈ 24.5%
Closest short hex
#199 ΔE = 1.699
RGB
rgb(2, 151, 155)
RGBA
rgba(2, 151, 155, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.006, g: 0.490, b: 0.503
RYB
red: 0.008%, yellow: 0.304%, blue: 0.608%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-16607333 / 0xff02979b
HSL
hsl(182, 97%, 31%)
HSLA
hsla(182, 97%, 31%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 182° (181.569), saturation: 99% (0.987), value: 61% (0.608)
HSP
hue: 181.569, saturation: 98.710%, perceived brightness: 49.797%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 196.477, S: 99.781, L: 56.595
Cubehelix
H: -186.669, S: 0.995, L: 0.419
TSL
T: -1.514, S: 0.486, L: 0.419
CMYK
cyan: 99% (0.987), magenta: 3% (0.026), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 39% (0.392)
CMY
cyan: 99% (0.992), magenta: 41% (0.408), yellow: 39% (0.392)
XYZ
X: 17.005, Y: 24.510, Z: 34.839
xyY
x: 0.223, y: 0.321, Y: 24.510
CIELab
L: 56.595, a: -31.168, b: -11.629
CIELuv
L: 56.595, u: -43.252, v: -12.793
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 56.595, C: 33.267, H: 200.460
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 56.595, C: 45.105, H: 196.477
Hunter-Lab
L: 49.508, a: -25.327, b: -7.067
CIECAM02
J: 44.653, C: 42.963, h: 201.146, Q: 131.655, M: 37.571, s: 53.420, H: 254.892
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.067, jaune: -1.824, green: 5.440
LMS
L: 17.333, M: 29.854, S: 34.645
YCbCr
Y: 107.808, Cb: 151.808, Cr: 62.305
YCgCo
Y: 114.750, Cg: 36.250, Co: -37.750
YDbDr
Y: 106.905, Db: 72.382, Dr: 199.485
YPbPr
Y: 119.551, Pb: 19.135, Pr: -74.684
xvYCC
Y: 118.673, Cb: 144.809, Cr: 62.395
YIQ
Y: 106.905, I: -90.047, Q: -30.262
YUV
Y: 106.905, U: 23.668, V: -92.035
Munsell Color System
10BG 5/10 ΔE = 1.171
Brand Color
Salesforce ΔE = 15.095

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