Behr Beacon Blue

Behr Beacon Blue P510-7 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Beacon Blue paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful P510-7. 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:P510-7
Color name:Beacon Blue

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What are Behr Beacon Blue undertones?

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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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

38, 92, 152

Is Behr Beacon Blue P510-7 cool or warm?

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cool colors

With a hue of 212° this Blue refers cool paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

P510-7 Beacon Blue HSL code: 212, 60%, 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.

  • 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

Beacon Blue P510-7 vs Mega Blue P520-6

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Beacon Blue P510-7 vs Traditional Blue MQ5-57

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Color codes

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HEX#265c98copy color code
RGB Decimal38, 92, 152copy color code
RGB Percent14.90%, 36.08%, 59.61%copy color code
HSVHue: 212° Saturation: 75.0% Value: 59.61%copy color code
HSLhsl(212, 60, 37)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 75.0 Magenta: 39.47 Yellow: 0.0 Key: 40.39copy color code
YIQY: 82.694 I: -51.459 Q: 7.249copy color code
XYZX: 10.291 Y: 10.332 Z: 31.149copy color code
CIE LabL:38.432 a:3.693 b:-37.935copy color code
CIE LuvL:38.432 u:-19.349 v:-54.417copy color code
Decimal2514072copy color code
Hunter lab32.144, 0.899, -34.955copy color code
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