Faux-Mexican pink (#d4007d) color information

The hexidecimal color, #d4007d, is related to "Mexican pink" because they look the same at a quick glance. This color is described as "dark pink". When people from western culture see this color, Mexican pink (#d4007d), used in marketing and promotions, the following may come to mind: something sweet, youth, soft or fluffy, women, and the home. Consider using a different color if you're in the market for transportation and cars.

Breakdown of #d4007d

#d4007d is made up of (212, 0, 125) in RGB colorspace and (0.00, 100.00, 41.04, 16.86) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 13893757 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #cc0066. White should be used ontop of #d4007d to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #d4007d. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #d4007d luma #77.51
Websafe hex #cc0066 Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(212, 0, 125) Adobe RGB (182.00, 0.00, 123.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(83%, 0%, 49%) Closest named color Mexican pink
rgba rgba(212.0, 0.0, 125.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (38.73, 78.39, -7.42)
cmyk cmyk(0.00, 100.00, 41.04, 16.86) CIE-L*ab (45.63, 78.51, -9.29)
hsv hsv(324.58, 100.00, 41.50) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (45.63, 79.06, 353.25)
hsb hsb(324.58, 100.00, 83.00) CIE-L*uv (45.63, 113.24, -26.78)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Compliments of #Faux-Mexican pink (#d4007d)

There are two colors that make up the Complimentary color scheme. Opposites of one another in the color spectrum, one color is referred to as the "base" #d4007d while the second is the "compliment" #00d354.

If you're new to designing, basing your color choices off the Split Complimentary color scheme is a good idea; it's not as easy to mess up the color pairing when it's being used.

Split Compliments of #Faux-Mexican pink (#d4007d)

There are three colors that make up the Split Complimentary color scheme. The base color #d4007d is paired with the two colors on either side of the compliment color #00d354.

If you're new to designing, basing your color choices off the Split Complimentary color scheme is a good idea; it's not as easy to mess up the color pairing when it's being used.

Triadic Colors of Faux-Mexican pink (#d4007d)

There are three colors that make up the Triadic color scheme. A color wheel would show all three of these spaced evenly (120°) apart.

Similar to the Split Complimentary color scheme, it's smart to use the secondary colors for accents and highlights.

Tetradic Colors of Faux-Mexican pink (#d4007d)

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

The Tetradic color scheme is a highly-aggressive color scheme as all four colors fight for dominance.

Analagous Colors of Faux-Mexican pink (#d4007d)

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.

Finding the right contrast may prove to be a challenge when working with Analagous colors.

Lighter variations of #d4007d

Lighter shades are produced by blending #d4007d with white

Faux-Mexican pink (#d4007d)'s Darker shades

Darker shades of #d4007d can be created by blending the color with different amounts of black.

Faux-Mexican pink (#d4007d)'s Tones

When you combine pure gray with this color, #d4007d, tones are produced.

Faux-Mexican pink (#d4007d) 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 #d4007d as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#d4007d → #00d354
#d4007d → #e04ca4
#d4007d → #ffffff
#d4007d → #d30015
#d4007d → #7f004b
#d4007d → #be00d3

#d4007d in different lighting conditions

Seeing #d4007d 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 #d4007d could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Paints related to #d4007d

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

#d4007dmight 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.

#d4007d 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#d4007d. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

#d4007d 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 #d4007d
Java new Color(212, 0, 125);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 212, 0, 125);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:212 green:0 blue:125 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(212f, 0f, 125f);
Swift UIColor(red:212, green:0, blue:125, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $7d00d4
Python Color('#d4007d')

Base Conversions of hex color #d4007d

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #d4007d. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 13893757 while the individual RGB conversions are: 212, 0, 125.

Red Green Blue
Binary 11010100 00000000 01111101
Hex d4 00 7d
Octal 324 0 175
Decimal 212 0 125

#d4007d Icons

If you're considering using #d4007d in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color Faux-Mexican pink (#d4007d) on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #d4007d 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 #d4007d on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #d4007d on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #d4007d background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #d4007d background.
This text is hex color #d4007d on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #d4007d on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #d4007d and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #d4007d and white (#ffffff) background.