Dark Hot Pink

HEX #E5509B / RGB (229, 80, 155)

What is Dark Hot Pink Color?

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Dark Hot Pink has the hex code #E5509B. The equivalent RGB values are (229, 80, 155), which means it is composed of 49% red, 17% green and 33% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:65 Y:32 K:10. In the HSV/HSB scale, Dark Hot Pink has a hue of 330°, 65% saturation and a brightness value of 90%.
Details of other color codes including equivalent web safe and HTML & CSS colors are given in the table below. Also listed are the closest Pantone® (PMS) and RAL colors.

Dark Hot Pink is not part of the web colors list and, therefore, cannot be used by name in HTML and CSS code. The best way to apply the color to a web page is to put in its hex, RGB or HSL values. Please also note that the dark hot pink CMYK numbers mentioned on this page are only approximations and have been calculated from the hex code using well-known formulae.

Dark Hot Pink Color Codes

Hex Code#E5509B
RGB Values(229, 80, 155)
CMYK Values(0%, 65%, 32%, 10%)
HSV/HSB Values(330°, 65%, 90%)
Closest Web Safe#CC6699
Inverse Color#1AAF64 [Green (Crayola)]
Closest Pantone®212 C
Closest RAL4003 [Heather violet]
Complementary Color#50E59A [Eucalyptus]
Dark Hot Pink Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#9B9B9B
Weighted Average (Most Common)#858585
Weighted Average (Luma)#757575
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#AFAFAF

Dark Hot Pink Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of E5509B. Complementary color is 50E59A

Complementary Palette

The complement of Dark Hot Pink is Eucalyptus with the hex code #50E59A. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #E5509B color is offered by #50E59A. The complementary color palette is easiest to use and work with. Studies have shown that contrasting color palette is the best way to grab a viewer's attention.

Analogous color palette with (E5509B, E55051 and E550E5)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Dark Hot Pink (#E5509B) are Fire Opal (#E55051) and Purple Pizzazz (#E550E5). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Dark Hot Pink with a 30° separation on either side. An analogous color palette is extremely soothing to the eyes and works wonders if your main color is soft or pastel.

Split Complementary color palette with (E5509B, 51E550 and 50E5E5)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Dark Hot Pink (#E5509B) are #51E550 (Screamin' Green) and #50E5E5 (Turquoise). A split-complementary color palette consists of the main color along with those on either side (30°) of the complementary color. Based on our research, usage of split-complementary palettes is on the rise online, especially in graphics and web sites designs. It may be because it is not as contrasting as the complementary color palette and, hence, results in a combination which is pleasant to the eyes.

Triadic color palette with (E5509B, 9BE550 and 509BE5)

Triadic Palette

Dark Hot Pink triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #9BE550 (Kiwi) and #509BE5 (United Nations Blue) along with #E5509B create a stunning and beautiful triadic palette with the maximum variation in hue and, therefore, offering the best possible contrast when taken together.

Tetradic color palette with (E5509B, 9BE550, 50E59A and 9A50E5)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Dark Hot Pink has four colors - #9BE550 (Kiwi), #50E59A (Eucalyptus) and #9A50E5 (Lavender Indigo) in addition to the base color (#E5509B). A tetradic color palette is complex and, in most cases, should not be used off-the-shelf. We suggest tweaking the colors slightly to achieve desired results.

Square color palette with (E5509B, E5E550, 50E59A and 5051E5)

Square Palette

Dark Hot Pink square color palette has #E5E550 (Maximum Green Yellow), #50E59A (Eucalyptus) and #5051E5 (Majorelle Blue). Quite like triadic, the hues in a square palette are at the maximum distance from each other, which is 90°.
Note: For several colors purposes, a square palette may look much better than the tetrad color palette.

Rainbow color

Dark Hot Pink Color Rainbow Palette

Our Dark Hot Pink rainbow color palette is based on the RGB model and consists of 7 colors, just like the traditional rainbow. You might not see a lot of variation in color, especially if the chosen color is dark or extremely light. However, this can lead interesting rainbow palettes that are faded, soft, pastel or dull.

Tints, Tones & Shades of Dark Hot Pink Color


  • Transparent EA73AF#EA73AF
  • Transparent ED85B9#ED85B9
  • Transparent EF96C3#EF96C3
  • Transparent F2A8CD#F2A8CD
  • Transparent F5B9D7#F5B9D7
  • Transparent F7CBE1#F7CBE1
  • Transparent FADCEB#FADCEB
  • Transparent FCEEF5#FCEEF5


  • Transparent D15A96#D15A96
  • Transparent C75E93#C75E93
  • Transparent BD6390#BD6390
  • Transparent B3688E#B3688E
  • Transparent A86D8B#A86D8B
  • Transparent 9E7288#9E7288
  • Transparent 947685#947685
  • Transparent 8A7B83#8A7B83


  • Transparent B7407C#B7407C
  • Transparent A0386D#A0386D
  • Transparent 89305D#89305D
  • Transparent 73284E#73284E
  • Transparent 5C203E#5C203E
  • Transparent 45182F#45182F
  • Transparent 2E101F#2E101F
  • Transparent 170810#170810

Dark Hot Pink Color Patterns

  • Transparent

    Dark Hot Pink Gingham Checks

  • Transparent

    Dark Hot Pink Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Dark Hot Pink Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Dark Hot Pink Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Dark Hot Pink Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Dark Hot Pink Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Dark Hot Pink Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Dark Hot Pink Plaid Pattern