Behr Antiquities

Behr Antiquities MQ2-43 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Antiquities paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful MQ2-43. Find out if this gorgeous warm yellow paint color would look great on your living room walls or trims, kitchen cabinet, bedroom accent wall, bathroom or house exterior.

Color code:MQ2-43
Color name:Antiquities

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What are Behr Antiquities undertones?

Red is Behr Antiquities 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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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

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RGB code:

138, 108, 87

Is Behr Antiquities MQ2-43 cool or warm?

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With a hue of 25° this Yellow refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

MQ2-43 Antiquities HSL code: 25, 23%, 44%

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 Yellow will make even large rooms feel cozy and intimate
  • Warm Yellow 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.

Color comparison

Antiquities MQ2-43 vs Clay Pot PPU3-17

Behr Antiquities MQ2-43 vs Behr Clay Pot PPU3-17Behr Antiquities MQ2-43
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Antiquities MQ2-43 vs Nut Brown N190-6

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Color codes

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HEX#8a6c57copy color code
RGB Decimal138, 108, 87copy color code
RGB Percent54.12%, 42.35%, 34.12%copy color code
HSVHue: 25° Saturation: 36.96% Value: 54.12%copy color code
HSLhsl(25, 23, 44)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 0.0 Magenta: 21.74 Yellow: 36.96 Key: 45.88copy color code
YIQY: 114.576 I: 24.625 Q: -0.189copy color code
XYZX: 17.564 Y: 16.817 Z: 11.335copy color code
CIE LabL:48.029 a:8.809 b:16.31copy color code
CIE LuvL:48.029 u:20.854 v:18.622copy color code
Decimal9071703copy color code
Hunter lab41.009, 4.687, 12.318copy color code
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