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Hot Pink Color

HEX #FF69B4 / RGB (255, 105, 180)

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What is Hot Pink Color?

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Hot Pink has the hex code #FF69B4. The equivalent RGB values are (255, 105, 180), which means it is composed of 47% red, 19% green and 33% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:59 Y:29 K:0. In the HSV/HSB scale, Hot Pink has a hue of 330°, 59% saturation and a brightness value of 100%.
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.

Included in the web colors list, Hot Pink with a hue of 320° is exactly between red and magenta (fuchsia) in the RGB wheel. The color can be with its name, "HotPink", in both HTML and CSS code.

Hot Pink is a beautiful attractive color, not overwhelming and not subdued. Hot Pink is used in many symbols of the LGBTQ+ community including the pink triangle.

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Hot Pink Color Codes

Hex Code#FF69B4
RGB Values(255, 105, 180)
CMYK Values(0%, 59%, 29%, 0%)
HSV/HSB Values(330°, 59%, 100%)
Closest Web Safe#FF66CC
Inverse Color#00964B [Spanish Green]
Closest Pantone®812 C
Closest RAL3015 [Light pink]
Complementary Color#69FFB4 [Medium Aquamarine]
Hot Pink Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#B4B4B4
Weighted Average (Most Common)#9E9E9E
Weighted Average (Luma)#8E8E8E
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#BEBEBE

Hot Pink Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of FF69B4. Complementary color is 69FFB4

Complementary Palette

The complement of Hot Pink is Medium Aquamarine with the hex code #69FFB4. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #FF69B4 color is offered by #69FFB4. 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.

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Analogous color palette with (FF69B4, FF6969 and FF69FF)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Hot Pink (#FF69B4) are Pastel Red (#FF6969) and Shocking Pink (Crayola) (#FF69FF). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of 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.

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Split Complementary color palette with (FF69B4, 69FF69 and 69FFFF)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Hot Pink (#FF69B4) are #69FF69 (Screamin' Green) and #69FFFF (Electric Blue). 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.

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Triadic color palette with (FF69B4, B4FF69 and 69B4FF)

Triadic Palette

Hot Pink triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #B4FF69 (Inchworm) and #69B4FF (Very Light Azure) along with #FF69B4 create a stunning and beautiful triadic palette with the maximum variation in hue and, therefore, offering the best possible contrast when taken together.

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Tetradic color palette with (FF69B4, B4FF69, 69FFB4 and B469FF)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Hot Pink has four colors - #B4FF69 (Inchworm), #69FFB4 (Medium Aquamarine) and #B469FF (Lavender (Floral)) in addition to the base color (#FF69B4). 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.

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Square color palette with (FF69B4, FFFF69, 69FFB4 and 6969FF)

Square Palette

Hot Pink square color palette has #FFFF69 (Laser Lemon), #69FFB4 (Medium Aquamarine) and #6969FF (Very Light 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.

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Rainbow color

Hot Pink Color Rainbow Palette

Our 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.

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Tints, Tones & Shades of Hot Pink Color


  • Transparent FF87C3FF87C3
  • Transparent FF96CBFF96CB
  • Transparent FFA5D2FFA5D2
  • Transparent FFB4DAFFB4DA
  • Transparent FFC3E1FFC3E1
  • Transparent FFD2E9FFD2E9
  • Transparent FFE1F0FFE1F0
  • Transparent FFF0F8FFF0F8


  • Transparent E66EAAE66EAA
  • Transparent D970A4D970A4
  • Transparent CC729FCC729F
  • Transparent C0759AC0759A
  • Transparent B37795B37795
  • Transparent A67990A67990
  • Transparent 997B8A997B8A
  • Transparent 8D7E858D7E85


  • Transparent CC5490CC5490
  • Transparent B34A7EB34A7E
  • Transparent 993F6C993F6C
  • Transparent 80355A80355A
  • Transparent 662A48662A48
  • Transparent 4D20364D2036
  • Transparent 331524331524
  • Transparent 1A0B121A0B12

Hot Pink Color Patterns

  • Transparent

    Hot Pink Gingham Checks

  • Transparent

    Hot Pink Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Hot Pink Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Hot Pink Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Hot Pink Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Hot Pink Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Hot Pink Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Hot Pink Plaid Pattern

Hot Pink Color Interior Ideas

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