Behr Aruba Blue

Behr Aruba Blue P480-6 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Aruba Blue paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful P480-6. Find out if this gorgeous cold blue paint color would look great on your living room walls or trims, kitchen cabinet, bedroom accent wall, bathroom or house exterior.

Color code:P480-6
Color name:Aruba Blue

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What are Behr Aruba Blue undertones?

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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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

0, 137, 160

Is Behr Aruba Blue P480-6 cool or warm?

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cool colors

With a hue of 189° this Blue refers cool paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

P480-6 Aruba Blue HSL code: 189, 100%, 31%

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.

  • Cool Blue shades make a room feel sleek, fresh and modern
  • Cooler hues have a calm and relaxation effect
  • Cool Blue undertones make small spaces feel more open and expansive
  • Cool paint hue are ideal for bedroom or bathroom. Be careful with deep blues and greens in bathroom, which will reflect on your skin.

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

Aruba Blue P480-6 vs Cruising SW 6782

Behr Aruba Blue P480-6 vs Sherwin Williams Cruising SW 6782Behr Aruba Blue P480-6
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Temperature: cold
LRV: 18.54%
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Temperature: cold

Aruba Blue P480-6 vs Tibetan Turquoise MQ4-53

Behr Aruba Blue P480-6 vs Behr Tibetan Turquoise MQ4-53Behr Aruba Blue P480-6
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Color codes

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HEX#0089a0copy color code
RGB Decimal0, 137, 160copy color code
RGB Percent0.00%, 53.73%, 62.75%copy color code
HSVHue: 189° Saturation: 100.0% Value: 62.75%copy color code
HSLhsl(189, 100, 31)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 100.0 Magenta: 14.38 Yellow: 0.0 Key: 37.25copy color code
YIQY: 98.659 I: -89.029 Q: -21.823copy color code
XYZX: 15.288 Y: 20.427 Z: 36.385copy color code
CIE LabL:52.317 a:-22.552 b:-21.0copy color code
CIE LuvL:52.317 u:-38.026 v:-28.317copy color code
Decimal35232copy color code
Hunter lab45.197, -18.717, -16.094copy color code
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