Pink facts for kids

Kids Encyclopedia Facts
Pink
 
Pink sapphire ring.jpg Woman of Malaysia at the Spring Fest 2009 in Moscow, Russia.jpg
Cherry Blossom Spring Sky (4531848988).jpg Jules Plisson Stade francais 2012-03-03.jpg
James's Flamingo mating ritual.jpg
Heraldic tincture Rose
About these coordinates     Color coordinates
Hex triplet #FFC0CB
sRGBB  (rgb) (255, 192, 203)
CMYKH   (c, m, y, k) (0, 25, 20, 0)
HSV       (h, s, v) (350°, 25%, 100%)
Source HTML/CSS
B: Normalized to [0–255] (byte)
H: Normalized to [0–100] (hundred)

Pink is a pale red color that is named after a flower of the same name. It was first used as a color name in the late 17th century. According to surveys in Europe and the United States, pink is the color most often associated with charm, politeness, sensitivity, tenderness, sweetness, childhood, femininity and the romantic.

Pink tulips closed
Pink tulips


Meaning of Pink

  • Pink is the color for embarrassment, because of the pink blushing cheeks.
  • Around the world, pink is used to represent love.
  • Pink is the color for the female gender.
  • Pink means one is in a good condition of health. That is why there is an idiom called "in the pink"-- example: These animals are in the pink today.

Tones of pink color comparison chart

  • Light Amour (Xona.com color list “Amour Light”) (Hex: #FDF6FA) (RGB: 253, 246, 250)
  • Light Pink Lace ((Xona.com color list "Pink Lace Light") (Hex: #FFF1FB) (RGB: 255, 241, 251)
  • Amour (Xona.com color list) (Hex: #F9EAF3) (RGB: 249, 234, 243)
  • Bubble Gum (Crayola Magic Scents) (Hex: #FFD3F8) (RGB: 255, 211, 248)
  • Pink Lace (Xona.com color list) (Hex: #FFDDF4) (RGB: 255, 221, 207)
  • Champagne Pink (Pantone TPX 12-1107) (Hex: #F1DDCF) (RGB: 241, 221, 207)
  • Light Cupid (Xona.com color list “Cupid Light”) (Hex: #FDE3F0) (RGB: 253, 227, 240)
  • Light Chantilly (Xona.com color list “Chantilly Light”) (Hex: #FCE5F2) (RGB: 252, 229, 242)
  • Pale Light Pink (Xona.com color list “Pink Light”) (Hex: #FFE4E9) (RGB: 255, 228, 233)
  • Piggy Pink (Crayola) (Hex: #FDDDE6) (RGB: 253, 221, 230)
  • Pale Pink (ISCC-NBS) (Hex: #F9CCCA) (RGB: 249, 204, 202)
  • Baby Pink (ISCC-NBS) (Hex: #F4C2C2) (RGB: 244, 194, 194)
  • PINK (web color) (Tamarisk) (Hex: #FFC0CB) (RGB: 255, 192, 203)
  • Cotton Candy (Crayola) (Hex: #FFB7D5) (RGB: 255, 183, 213)
  • Orchid Pink (Pantone TPX 13-2010) (Hex: #F2BDCD) (RGB: 239, 187, 204)
  • Chantilly (Xona.com color list) (Hex: #F8C3DF) (RGB: 248, 195, 223)
  • Cupid (Xona.com color list) (Hex: #FBBEDA) (RGB: 251, 190, 218)
  • Cameo Pink (ISCC-NBS) (Hex: #EFBBCC) (RGB: 239, 187, 204)
  • Spanish Pink (Pink (Gallego & Sanz)) (Hex: #F7BFBE) (RGB: 247, 191, 150)
  • Medium Light Pink (web color "Light Pink") (Hex: #FFB6C1) (RGB: 255, 182, 193)
  • Cherry Blossom Pink (www.99colors.net) (Hex: #FFB7C5) (RGB: 255, 183, 197)
  • Nadashiko Pink (Hex: #F6ADC6) (RGB: 246, 173, 198)
  • Carnation Pink (Crayola) (Hex: #FFA6C9) (RGB: 246, 166, 201)
  • Lavender Pink (Crayola color "Lavender [Pink]") - (Hex: #FBAED2) (RGB: 251, 174, 210)
  • Light Hot Pink (Xona.com color list “Hot Pink Light”) (Hex: #FFB3DE) (RGB: 255, 179, 222)
  • Lavender Rose (Hex: #FBA0E3) (RGB: 251, 160, 227)
  • Light Fuchsia Pink (Pale Magenta) (Hex: #F984EF) (RGB: 249, 132, 229)
  • Light Deep Pink (Xona.com color list “Deep Pink Light”) (Hex: #FF5CCD) (RGB: 255, 92, 205)
  • Rose Pink (Hex: #FF66CC) (RGB: 255, 102, 204)
  • Persian Pink (www.99colors.net) (Maerz & Paul) (Hex: #F77FBE) (RGB: 247, 127, 190)
  • Tickle Me Pink (Crayola) (Hex: #FC80A5) (RGB: 252, 128, 165)
  • Baker-Miller Pink (Schauss Pink) (Internet) (Hex: #FF91AF) (RGB: 255, 145, 175)
  • Pink Sherbet (Crayola) (Hex: #F78FA7 (RGB: 247, 143, 167
  • Mauvelous (Crayola) (Hex: #F091A9) (RGB: 240, 145, 169)
  • Amaranth Pink (Maerz & Paul) (Hex: #F19CBB) (RGB: 241, 156, 187)
  • Charm Pink (Plochere) (Hex: #E68FAC) (RGB: 230, 143, 172)
  • China Pink (Plochere) (Hex: #DE6FA1) (RGB: 222, 111, 161)
  • Turkish Rose (Xona.com color list) (Hex: #B57281) (RGB: 181, 114, 129)
  • Solid Pink (Xona.com color list) (Hex: #893843) (RGB: 137, 56, 67)
  • Mountbatten Pink (Royal Navy) (Hex: #997A8D) (RGB: 153, 122, 141)
  • Silver Pink (Plochere) (Hex: #C4AEAD) (RGB: 190, 174, 123)
  • Queen Pink (Plochere) (Hex: #E8CCD7) (RGB: 232, 204, 215)
  • Pale Amaranth Pink (Hex: #DDBEC3) (RGB: 221, 190, 195)
  • Pink Lavender (Taro) (Pantone TPX 14-3207) (Hex: #D8B2D1) (RGB: 219, 178, 209)
  • Pastel Pink (ISCC-NBS) (Hex: #DEA5A4) (RGB: 222, 165, 164)
  • New York Pink (Xona.com color list) (Hex: #D7837F) (RGB: 215, 131, 127)
  • Puce (Hex: #CC8899) (RGB: 204, 136, 153)
  • Pale Violet Red (web color) (Hex: #DB7093) (RGB: 219, 112, 147)
  • Light Carmine Pink (Hex: #E66761) (RGB: 230, 103, 97)
  • Tango Pink (Plochere) (Hex: #E4717A) (RGB: 228, 113, 122)
  • Light Coral (web color) (Hex: #F08080) (RGB: 240, 128, 128)
  • Deep Pink-Orange (Hex: #FF7077) (RGB: 255, 112, 119)
  • Congo Pink (ISCC-NBS) (Hex: #F88379) (RGB: 248, 131, 121)
  • Salmon (web color) (Hex: #FA8072) (RGB: 250, 128, 114)
  • Light Salmon Pink (Hex: #FF9999) (RGB: 255, 153, 153)
  • Salmon Pink (Crayola "Salmon") (Hex: #FF91A4) (RGB: 255, 145, 164)
  • Pink-Orange (Hex: #FF9966) (RGB: 255, 153, 102)
  • Coral (web color) (Hex: #FF7F50) (RGB: 255, 127, 80)
  • Carnation (Hex: #F95A61) (RGB: 249, 90, 97)
  • Carmine Pink (www.99colors.net) (Hex: #EB4C42) (RGB: 235, 76, 66)
  • Deep Carmine Pink (www.99colors.net) (Hex: #EF3038) (RGB: 239, 48, 36)
  • Strawberry (Hex: #F70077) (RGB: 252, 91, 143)
  • Wild Watermelon (Crayola) (Hex: #F05B78) (RGB: 253, 91, 153)
  • Vivid Strawberry (Hex: #F70077) (RGB: 247, 0, 119)
  • Brink Pink (Crayola) (Hex: #FB607F) (RGB: 251, 96, 127)
  • Dark Pink (Hex: #E75480) (RGB: 231, 84, 128)
  • Blush (Crayola) (Hex: #DB5079) (RGB: 219, 80, 127)
  • French Rose (Maerz & Paul) (Hex: #F64A8A) (RGB: 246, 74, 138)
  • Violet Red (Crayola) (Hex: #F7468A) (RGB: 247, 70, 138)
  • French Pink (Pink (pourpre.com)) (Hex: #FD6C9E) (RGB: 253, 108, 158)
  • Hot Pink (web color)(Hex: #FF69B4) (RGB: 255, 105, 180)
  • Brilliant Rose (Crayola "Magenta") (Hex: #F653A6) (RGB: 246, 83, 166)
  • Raspberry Pink (Hex: #E25098) (RGB: 226, 80, 155)
  • Wild Strawberry (Crayola) - (Hex: #FF3399) (RGB: 255, 51, 153)
  • Bright Pink (Rose) (Maerz and Paul) (Hex: #FF007F) (RGB: 255, 0, 127)
  • Sabria Pink (Hex: #FC0585) (RGB: 252, 5, 133)
  • Fluorescent Pink (Crayola Twistable colored pencils) (Hex: #FF008F) (RGB: 255, 0, 143)
  • Deep Pink (web color) (Hex: #FF1493) (RGB: 255, 20, 147)
  • Cerise Pink (Hex: #EC3B83) (RGB: 236, 59, 131)
  • Fandango Pink (Pantone TPX 17-2033) (Hex: #DE5285) (RGB: 222, 82, 133)
  • Barbie Pink (Pantone 219C) (Hex: #E0218A) (RGB: 224, 33, 138)
  • Mexican Pink (Mexican Rose) (Mexican Tourist Board) (Hex: #E4007C) (RGB: 228, 0, 124)
  • Cerise (Maerz & Paul) (Hex: #DE3163) (RGB: 218, 49, 99)
  • Tyrian Pink (Bright Tyrian Purple) (Hex: #B80049) (RGB: 184, 0, 73)
  • Amaranth Cerise (Hex: #CD2682) (RGB: 205, 38, 130)
  • Deep Cerise (Cerise (Crayola)) (Hex: #DA3287) (RGB: 218, 50, 135)
  • Vivid Cerise (Hex: #DA1D81) (RGB: 218, 29, 129)
  • Hollywood Cerise (Venus colored pencils) (Fashion Fuchsia) (Hex: #F400A1) (RGB: 244, 0, 161)
  • Persian Rose (Maerz & Paul) (Hex: #FE28A2) (RGB: 254, 40, 162)
  • Shocking Pink (Elsa Schiaparelli) (Hex: #FC0FC0) (RGB: 252, 15, 192)
  • Razzle Dazzle Rose (Crayola) (Hex: #FF33CC) (RGB: 255, 51, 204)
  • Purple Pizzaz (Crayola) (Hex: #FE4EDA) (RGB: 254, 78, 218)
  • Fuchsia Pink (Light Magenta) (PerBang.dk) (Hex: #FF77FF) (RGB: 255, 119, 255)
  • Ultra Pink (Crayola) (Crayola "Shocking Pink") (Hex: #FF6FFF) (RGB: 255, 111, 255)
  • Pink Flamingo (Crayola) (Hex: #FF66FF) (RGB: 255, 102, 255)
  • Magenta (web color Fuchsia) (Hex: #FF00FF) (RGB: 255, 0, 255)
  • Hot Magenta (Crayola) (Hex: #FF00CC) (RGB: 255, 0, 204)
  • Amaranth Magenta (Hex: #ED3CCA) (RGB: 237, 60, 202)
  • Steel Pink (Crayola Ultra colored pencils) (Hex: #CC33CC) (RGB: 204, 51, 204)
  • Sky Magenta (Venus colored pencils) (Medium Lavender Pink) (Hex: #CF71AF) (RGB: 207, 113, 175)
  • Super Pink (Pantone TPX 17-2625) (Hex: #CF6BA9) (RGB: 207, 107, 169)
  • Fandango (Maerz & Paul) (Hex: #B55489) (RGB: 181, 84, 137)

Related pages


Images for kids


Pink Facts for Kids. Kiddle Encyclopedia.