Mexican Pink

HEX #E4007C / RGB (228, 0, 124)


What is Mexican Pink Color?

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Mexican Pink has the hex code #E4007C. The equivalent RGB values are (228, 0, 124), which means it is composed of 65% red, 0% green and 35% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:100 Y:46 K:11. In the HSV/HSB scale, Mexican Pink has a hue of 327°, 100% saturation and a brightness value of 89%.
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.

Made famous by Ramón Valdiosera, Mexican Pink (or rosa mexicano in Spanish), is a bright color leaning more towards magenta and purple than red. It is used extensively in Mexican culture, typically the serape. The color also is part of the brand guide of Mexico country where it is used as pure magenta in CMYK codes (0, 100, 0, 0) and Process Magenta in Pantone®.
Other names: Mexican Rose, Rosa Mexicano

Mexican Pink Color Codes

Hex Code#E4007C
RGB Values(228, 0, 124)
CMYK Values(0%, 100%, 46%, 11%)
HSV/HSB Values(327°, 100%, 89%)
Closest Web Safe#CC0066
Inverse Color#1BFF83 [Guppie Green]
Closest Pantone®226 C
Closest RAL4010 [Telemagenta]
Complementary Color#00E468 [Malachite]
Mexican Pink Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#757575
Weighted Average (Most Common)#525252
Weighted Average (Luma)#393939
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#7E7E7E

Mexican Pink Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of E4007C. Complementary color is 00E468

Complementary Palette

The complement of Mexican Pink is Malachite with the hex code #00E468. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #E4007C color is offered by #00E468. 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 (E4007C, E4000A and DA00E4)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Mexican Pink (#E4007C) are KU Crimson (#E4000A) and Phlox (#DA00E4). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Mexican 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 (E4007C, 0AE400 and 00E4DA)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Mexican Pink (#E4007C) are #0AE400 (Electric Green) and #00E4DA (Bright 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 (E4007C, 7CE400 and 007CE4)

Triadic Palette

Mexican Pink triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #7CE400 (Alien Armpit) and #007CE4 (Blue Cola) along with #E4007C 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 (E4007C, 7CE400, 00E468 and 6800E4)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Mexican Pink has four colors - #7CE400 (Alien Armpit), #00E468 (Malachite) and #6800E4 (Electric Indigo) in addition to the base color (#E4007C). 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 (E4007C, E4DA00, 00E468 and 000AE4)

Square Palette

Mexican Pink square color palette has #E4DA00 (Peridot), #00E468 (Malachite) and #000AE4 (Medium 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

Mexican Pink Color Rainbow Palette

Our Mexican 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 Mexican Pink Color


  • Transparent E93396#E93396
  • Transparent EC4DA3#EC4DA3
  • Transparent EF66B0#EF66B0
  • Transparent F280BE#F280BE
  • Transparent F499CB#F499CB
  • Transparent F7B3D8#F7B3D8
  • Transparent FACCE5#FACCE5
  • Transparent FCE6F2#FCE6F2


  • Transparent D01A7D#D01A7D
  • Transparent C6267D#C6267D
  • Transparent BC337E#BC337E
  • Transparent B2407E#B2407E
  • Transparent A84D7E#A84D7E
  • Transparent 9E5A7F#9E5A7F
  • Transparent 94667F#94667F
  • Transparent 8A7380#8A7380


  • Transparent B60063#B60063
  • Transparent A00057#A00057
  • Transparent 89004A#89004A
  • Transparent 72003E#72003E
  • Transparent 5B0032#5B0032
  • Transparent 440025#440025
  • Transparent 2E0019#2E0019
  • Transparent 17000C#17000C

Mexican Pink Color Patterns

  • Transparent

    Mexican Pink Gingham Checks

  • Transparent

    Mexican Pink Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Mexican Pink Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Mexican Pink Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Mexican Pink Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Mexican Pink Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Mexican Pink Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Mexican Pink Plaid Pattern

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