Behr Ancho Pepper HDC-AC-03

Color code:HDC-AC-03
Color name:Ancho Pepper

The vibrant hue of Behr Ancho Pepper HDC-AC-03 brings a sophisticated warmth to any interior space. This deep, rich color pairs beautifully with soft neutrals such as cream or beige to create a balanced, modern look. For a bold contrast, consider combining Ancho Pepper with a cool shade like Behr Light Drizzle HDC-CT-26. This combination creates a striking visual impact that is both inviting and stylish. Whether used as an accent or as the main color, Ancho Pepper HDC-AC-03 adds depth and drama to any room.

What are Behr Ancho Pepper undertones?

Red is Behr Ancho Pepper undertone color, as you can clearly see on the color field below. To determine this undertone we’ve removed all the tints, tones, shades and get HUE (pure color). Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate


HEX value

HEX value:


RGB code:

122, 81, 69

Is Behr Ancho Pepper HDC-AC-03 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 14° this Beige refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

HDC-AC-03 Ancho Pepper HSL code: 14, 28%, 37%

Hue - degree on a color wheel from 0 to 360. 0 is red, 120 is green, and 240 is blue.
Saturation is a percentage value. 0% is a shade of grey, and 100% is the full color.
Lightness is also a percentage value. 0% is black, and 100% is white.

  • Warm Beige will make even large rooms feel cozy and intimate
  • Warm Beige undertones tend to make you feel happy, energized and playful
  • Warm paint colors are ideal for kitchens, living rooms or bathrooms
  • Warmer hues make larger spaces feel more inviting

Act like a pro: Mixing warm and cool shades is a must have to get harmonius interior. Add accents that contrast with the primary color to create visual balance. If your walls are a warm color, don’t forget to add accent in cold colors (furniture, art, décor). A good practice is too use a complementary color scheme.

Coordinating colors.
Colors that go with Behr Ancho Pepper:

Monochromatic color scheme

Monochromatic color scheme

This scheme consists of different shades, tints, and tones of a single color. It's the perfect hue combination, but with no accent decor it's pretty boring.

Lighter shades

Darker shades

Complementary color scheme

Complementary color scheme

This color scheme is a combination of two colors that are opposite each other on the color wheel. The high contrast between these colors creates a vibrant and dynamic visual effect.

Color comparison

Ancho Pepper HDC-AC-03 vs Burnished Brandy SW 7523

Behr Ancho Pepper HDC-AC-03 vs Sherwin Williams Burnished Brandy SW 7523Open Ancho Pepper HDC-AC-03
LRV: 10.86%
Medium Dark color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 12.31%
Medium Dark color
Temperature: warm

Ancho Pepper HDC-AC-03 vs Dark Cherry Mocha S170-7

Behr Ancho Pepper HDC-AC-03 vs Behr Dark Cherry Mocha S170-7Open Ancho Pepper HDC-AC-03
LRV: 10.86%
Medium Dark color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 10.01%
Medium Dark color
Temperature: warm