N290-2

Behr Authentic Tan

Behr Authentic Tan N290-2 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Authentic Tan paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful N290-2. Find out if this gorgeous warm beige paint color would look great on your living room walls or trims, kitchen cabinet, bedroom accent wall, bathroom or house exterior.

Color code:N290-2
Color name:Authentic Tan
Brand:Behr

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What are Behr Authentic Tan undertones?

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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate

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HEX value

HEX value:

#EADDC6

RGB code:

234, 221, 198

Is Behr Authentic Tan N290-2 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 38° this Beige refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

N290-2 Authentic Tan HSL code: 38, 46%, 85%

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.

Color comparison

Authentic Tan N290-2 vs Raffia Cream 710C-2

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Authentic Tan N290-2 vs Creme Fraiche S240-1

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Color codes

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HEX#eaddc6copy color code
RGB Decimal234, 221, 198copy color code
RGB Percent91.76%, 86.67%, 77.65%copy color code
HSVHue: 38° Saturation: 15.38% Value: 91.76%copy color code
HSLhsl(38, 46, 85)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 0.0 Magenta: 5.56 Yellow: 15.38 Key: 8.24copy color code
YIQY: 222.265 I: 15.138 Q: -4.408copy color code
XYZX: 69.98 Y: 73.284 Z: 63.869copy color code
CIE LabL:88.583 a:0.702 b:12.895copy color code
CIE LuvL:88.583 u:9.046 v:18.804copy color code
Decimal15392198copy color code
Hunter lab85.606, -3.893, 15.689copy color code
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