Mexican pink (#e4007c) color information

Hex color #e4007c is named "Mexican pink". This color is described as "dark pink". When people from western culture see this color, Mexican pink (#e4007c), used in designs, the following may come to mind: something sweet, youth, soft or fluffy, women, and the home. Shades of "dark pink". typically aren't associated with transportation and cars.

Breakdown of #e4007c

#e4007c is made up of (228, 0, 124) in RGB colorspace and (0.00, 100.00, 45.61, 10.59) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 14942332 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #cc0066. White should be used ontop of #e4007c to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #e4007c. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #e4007c luma #82.18
Websafe hex #cc0066 Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(228, 0, 124) Adobe RGB (193.00, 27.00, 122.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(89%, 0%, 49%) Closest named color Mexican pink
rgba rgba(228.0, 0.0, 124.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (42.43, 76.47, -2.03)
cmyk cmyk(0.00, 100.00, 45.61, 10.59) CIE-L*ab (49.50, 76.07, -2.63)
hsv hsv(326.97, 100.00, 44.50) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (49.50, 76.12, 358.02)
hsb hsb(326.97, 100.00, 89.00) CIE-L*uv (49.50, 117.49, -18.09)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Complimentary Colors of #Mexican pink (#e4007c)

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" #e4007c and the second color is called the "compliment" #00e262.

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 Complimentary Colors of #Mexican pink (#e4007c)

The Split Complimentary color scheme is made up of three colors. The base color #e4007c is paired with the two colors to the left and the right of compliment color #00e262.

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 Mexican pink (#e4007c)

The Triadic color scheme is made up of three colors. When viewed on a color wheel, all three colors are 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 Mexican pink (#e4007c)

The Tetradic color scheme is made up of four colors. When viewed on a color wheel, all four colors are spaced evenly (90°) apart.

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

Analagous Colors of Mexican pink (#e4007c)

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 #e4007c

Lighter shades are produced by blending #e4007c with white

Mexican pink (#e4007c)'s Darker shades

Darker shades of #e4007c can be created by blending the color with different amounts of black.

Tones of #e4007c

When you combine pure gray with this color, #e4007c, tones are produced.

Mexican pink (#e4007c) 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 #e4007c as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#e4007c → #00e262
#e4007c → #ec4ca3
#e4007c → #ffffff
#e4007c → #e2000f
#e4007c → #88004a
#e4007c → #d300e2

#e4007c in different lighting conditions

Seeing #e4007c 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 #e4007c could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Paints related to #e4007c

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

#e4007cmight 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.

#e4007c 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#e4007c. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

#e4007c 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 #e4007c
Java new Color(228, 0, 124);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 228, 0, 124);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:228 green:0 blue:124 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(228f, 0f, 124f);
Swift UIColor(red:228, green:0, blue:124, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $7c00e4
Python Color('#e4007c')

Base Conversions of hex color #e4007c

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #e4007c. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 14942332 while the individual RGB conversions are: 228, 0, 124.

Red Green Blue
Binary 11100100 00000000 01111100
Hex e4 00 7c
Octal 344 0 174
Decimal 228 0 124

Icons incorporating the color #e4007c

If you're considering using #e4007c in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color #e4007c on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #e4007c 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 #e4007c on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #e4007c on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #e4007c background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #e4007c background.
This text is hex color #e4007c on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #e4007c on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #e4007c and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #e4007c and white (#ffffff) background.