Faux-Barbie pink (#d81590) color information

Hex color #d81590 is close to the color named "Barbie pink" because they look the same at a quick glance. It's labeled as "dark pink". When people spot this color, Barbie pink (#d81590), in advertisements, they might associate it with love, youth, fun and playful, femininity, and the home. Colors labeled as "dark pink" are rarely tied to technology.

Breakdown of Faux-Barbie pink (#d81590)

#d81590 is made up of (216, 21, 144) in RGB colorspace and (0.00, 90.28, 33.33, 15.29) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 14161296 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #cc0099. White should be used ontop of #d81590 to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #d81590. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #d81590 luma #93.18
Websafe hex #cc0099 Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(216, 21, 144) Adobe RGB (187.00, 9.00, 138.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(85%, 8%, 56%) Closest named color Barbie pink
rgba rgba(216.0, 21.0, 144.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (41.23, 78.47, -12.68)
cmyk cmyk(0.00, 90.28, 33.33, 15.29) CIE-L*ab (48.26, 77.95, -14.86)
hsv hsv(322.60, 82.80, 46.50) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (48.26, 79.35, 349.21)
hsb hsb(322.60, 90.59, 85.00) CIE-L*uv (48.26, 106.48, -34.39)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Compliments of #Faux-Barbie pink (#d81590)

The Complimentary color scheme is made up of two colors. These two colors are opposite one another in the color spectrum. The first color is called the "base" #d81590 and the second color is called the "compliment" #14d85c.

The Split Complimentary color scheme offers most of the contrast of the Complimentary Color scheme but without being as intense.

Split Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Barbie pink (#d81590)

There are three colors that make up the Split Complimentary color scheme. The base color #d81590 is paired with the two colors on either side of the compliment color #14d85c.

The Split Complimentary color scheme offers most of the contrast of the Complimentary Color scheme but without being as intense.

Triadic Colors of Faux-Barbie pink (#d81590)

The Triadic color scheme is made up of three colors. When viewed on a color wheel, all three colors are spaced evenly (120°) apart.

This color scheme tends to produce colors that are quite vibrant, regardless of saturation.

Tetradic Colors of Faux-Barbie pink (#d81590)

Fours colors make up the Tetradic color scheme. All four colors are spaced evenly (90°) apart when visualized on a color wheel.

Find balance between the warm and cold colors if you desire to use the Tetradic color scheme in your design.

Analagous Colors of Faux-Barbie pink (#d81590)

The Analagous color scheme is made up of three colors. The three colors sit next to one another on the color wheel. The palette is made in similar fashion to how the Split Complimentary palette is made. However, the two secondary colors are adjacent to the base, not the compliment.

Analagous colors often appear in nature. If you're designing with the outdoors in mind, keep this color harmony at your disposal.

Lighter variations of #d81590

When you combine pure white with this color, #d81590, lighter shades are produced.

Darker shades of #d81590

Darker shades of #d81590 can be created by blending the color with different amounts of black.

Tones of #d81590

Tones are produced by blending #d81590 with gray

Faux-Barbie pink (#d81590) Gradients

A color gradient may also be known as color progression or a color ramp. A gradient is the gradual transition of one color into another. This section showcases gradients featuring #d81590 as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#d81590 → #14d85c
#d81590 → #e35bb1
#d81590 → #ffffff
#d81590 → #d8142e
#d81590 → #810c56
#d81590 → #be14d8

How #d81590 looks in different atmospheres

Seeing #d81590 on a computer or phone screen is much different than how it may appear in the real world. Shown here are 20 different environment types and how #d81590 could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Interior Paints close to Faux-Barbie pink (#d81590)

Colors that have names have reached a point of status where they're more than just a hex code: they're real-world associated.

#d81590might be precisely the color you're looking for. But, the colors below are a close match. What's better is that they're named colors, meaning chances are there's more information about them. If you feel like taking a slight deviation in hue, click a color below to learn about why it's so unique.

#d81590 popular opposites

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#d81590. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

#d81590 in coding

Here you can easily copy-and-paste formatted color code for use with your favorite programming/markup languages like HTML/CSS, Java, Objective-C, and GameMaker Language.

Language Syntax
HTML, CSS #d81590
Java new Color(216, 21, 144);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 216, 21, 144);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:216 green:21 blue:144 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(216f, 21f, 144f);
Swift UIColor(red:216, green:21, blue:144, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $9015d8
Python Color('#d81590')

Base Conversions of hex color #d81590

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #d81590. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 14161296 while the individual RGB conversions are: 216, 21, 144.

Red Green Blue
Binary 11011000 00010101 10010000
Hex d8 15 90
Octal 330 25 220
Decimal 216 21 144

#d81590 Icons

If you're considering using #d81590 in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color Faux-Barbie pink (#d81590) on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #d81590 colored background for best readability. But, you can be the judge of that by looking at the examples below. Accessibility is an important aspect of (web) design that is many a developer's afterthought.

To learn more about accessible colors, read Google's article covering best practices and principals.

This text is hex color #d81590 on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #d81590 on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #d81590 background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #d81590 background.
This text is hex color #d81590 on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #d81590 on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #d81590 and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #d81590 and white (#ffffff) background.