Behr Apricotta

Behr Apricotta HDC-CT-13 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Apricotta paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful HDC-CT-13. Find out if this gorgeous warm red paint color would look great on your living room walls or trims, kitchen cabinet, bedroom accent wall, bathroom or house exterior.

Color code:HDC-CT-13
Color name:Apricotta

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What are Behr Apricotta undertones?

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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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

216, 164, 143

Is Behr Apricotta HDC-CT-13 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 17° this Red refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

HDC-CT-13 Apricotta HSL code: 17, 48%, 70%

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 Red will make even large rooms feel cozy and intimate
  • Warm Pink 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

Apricotta HDC-CT-13 vs Shiny Kettle S180-4

Behr Apricotta HDC-CT-13 vs Behr Shiny Kettle S180-4Behr Apricotta HDC-CT-13
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Apricotta HDC-CT-13 vs Nairobi Dusk PPU3-10

Behr Apricotta HDC-CT-13 vs Behr Nairobi Dusk PPU3-10Behr Apricotta HDC-CT-13
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Color codes

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HEX#d8a48fcopy color code
RGB Decimal216, 164, 143copy color code
RGB Percent84.71%, 64.31%, 56.08%copy color code
HSVHue: 17° Saturation: 33.8% Value: 84.71%copy color code
HSLhsl(17, 48, 70)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 0.0 Magenta: 24.07 Yellow: 33.8 Key: 15.29copy color code
YIQY: 177.154 I: 37.735 Q: 4.465copy color code
XYZX: 46.553 Y: 43.136 Z: 31.853copy color code
CIE LabL:71.647 a:16.342 b:18.347copy color code
CIE LuvL:71.647 u:35.512 v:21.994copy color code
Decimal14197903copy color code
Hunter lab65.678, 11.587, 17.219copy color code