#aa2222 - Mexican Red

Color name Mexican Red, hex code #aa2222, contains symbol # and 6 letters or numbers. In a RGB color space, HEX #AA2222 is composed of 66.7% red, 13.3% green and 13.3% blue. In the CMYK color model (used in the printing process), the composition is 0% Cyan, 80% Magenta, 80% Yellow, and 33% key (black). In the HSL color space #aa2222 has a hue of 0° (degrees), 67% saturation and 40% lightness. Its decimal value is 11149858 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #993333. A 20% lighter version of the original color is #910909 and #550000 is the 20% darker color. This colour page lists more detailed information about the hex color code #aa2222 and RGB 170, 34, 34.

Color spaces of #aa2222 Mexican Red - RGB(170, 34, 34)

Provide color information and color scheme for #aa2222. #aa2222 is the hex color code that is a variation of "Mexican Red" because of their close resemblance. The hexadecimal triplet #aa2222 definition is: Red = 170, Green = 34, Blue = 34 or CMYK: Cyan = 0, Magenta = 0.8, Yellow = 0.8, Black = 0.33333333333333. Different converted color standards of #aa2222.

#aa2222 color description: Mexican Red.

#aa2222 Color Accessibility Scores - Mexican Red Contrast Checker

Check the contrast of #aa2222 [Mexican Red] color design for accessibility base on Web Content Accessibility Guideline (WCAG). Use this color contrast checker to determine whether or not your color combinations are accessible or not. An online tool to check and adjust contrast levels between text and background colours to help meet accessibility guidelines. Design with accessibility in mind!


#AA2222 Color Combinations ~ Color Schemes with aa2222

In color theory, a color scheme is the choice of colors used in design. They are colors that are next to each other on the color wheel. Analogous colors tend to look pleasant together, because they are closely related. The triadic color harmony groups three colors that are evenly spaced from another and form a triangle on the color wheel. Split-complementary colors differ from the complementary color scheme. The scheme consists of three colors, the original color and two neighbours of the complement color. Complementary color schemes are made by picking two opposite colors con the color wheel. They appear vibrant near to each other. Tetradic color schemes are made form two couples of complementary colors in a rectangular shape on the color wheel. They are very versatile, and work best with one dominant color. Monochromatic color schemes are derived from a single base hue and extended using its shades, tones and tints.

Alternatives colours to Mexican Red (#aa2222)

Below, you can see some colors close to hex color #aa2222. Having a set of related colors can be useful if you need an inspirational alternative to your original color choice.

HEX AA2222 Color Conversion & Charts

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #aa2222. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

#aa2222 CMYK Color Chart
#aa2222 RGB Color Chart
#aa2222 HSV Color Chart
  • #AA2222 RGB CODES
  • 0.66666666666667 R
  • 0.13333333333333 G
  • 0.13333333333333 B
  • #AA2222 HSL CODES
  • 0 H
  • 0.66666666666667 S
  • 0.4 L
  • #AA2222 HSV CODES
  • 0 H
  • 0.8 S
  • 0.66666666666667 V

#aa2222 Color for HTML, CSS Code Examples and Icon - Image Previews

Hex Code #aa2222 web previews. Sample HTML/CSS paragraph codes using #aa2222 color.

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#aa2222 CSS Codes

A selection of SVG images/icons using the hex version #aa2222 of the current color. If you're considering using #aa2222 in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

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#aa2222 in Programming

Here you can easily copy-and-paste formatted color code for use with your favorite programming/markup languages like HTML 5, CSS 3, Java, Objective-C, Swift, .NET and Python.

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Javanew Color(170, 34, 34);
.NETColor.FromArgb(255, 170, 34, 34);
SwiftUIColor(red:170, green:34, blue:34, alpha:1.00000)
Objective-C[UIColor colorWithRed:170 green:34 blue:34 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGLglColor3f(170f, 34f, 34f);

#aa2222 Related 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 #aa2222 as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.