MQ3-60

Behr Blue Gossamer

Behr Blue Gossamer MQ3-60 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Blue Gossamer paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful MQ3-60. 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:MQ3-60
Color name:Blue Gossamer
Brand:Behr

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What are Behr Blue Gossamer undertones?

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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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

#CDD7DF

RGB code:

205, 215, 223

Is Behr Blue Gossamer MQ3-60 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 207° this Blue refers cool paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

MQ3-60 Blue Gossamer HSL code: 207, 22%, 84%

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

Blue Gossamer MQ3-60 vs Pale Cornflower S520-1

Behr Blue Gossamer MQ3-60 vs Behr Pale Cornflower S520-1Behr Blue Gossamer MQ3-60
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Blue Gossamer MQ3-60 vs Sky Light View MQ3-53

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Color codes

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HEX#cdd7dfcopy color code
RGB Decimal205, 215, 223copy color code
RGB Percent80.39%, 84.31%, 87.45%copy color code
HSVHue: 207° Saturation: 8.07% Value: 87.45%copy color code
HSLhsl(207, 22, 84)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 8.07 Magenta: 3.59 Yellow: 0.0 Key: 12.55copy color code
YIQY: 212.922 I: -8.53 Q: 0.374copy color code
XYZX: 62.793 Y: 66.907 Z: 79.398copy color code
CIE LabL:85.457 a:-1.842 b:-5.091copy color code
CIE LuvL:85.457 u:-5.901 v:-7.515copy color code
Decimal13490143copy color code
Hunter lab81.797, -6.116, -0.294copy color code
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