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Behr Bon Nuit MQ5-14 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Bon Nuit paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful MQ5-14. 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:MQ5-14
Color name:Bon Nuit

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What are Behr Bon Nuit undertones?

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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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

58, 72, 102

Is Behr Bon Nuit MQ5-14 cool or warm?

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cool colors

With a hue of 221° this Blue refers cool paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

MQ5-14 Bon Nuit HSL code: 221, 28%, 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

Bon Nuit MQ5-14 vs Valiant Violet SW 6818

Behr Bon Nuit MQ5-14 vs Sherwin Williams Valiant Violet SW 6818Behr Bon Nuit MQ5-14
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Temperature: cold
LRV: 6.23%
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Temperature: cold

Bon Nuit MQ5-14 vs Nobility Blue PPU15-01

Behr Bon Nuit MQ5-14 vs Behr Nobility Blue PPU15-01Behr Bon Nuit MQ5-14
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Temperature: cold
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Temperature: cold

Color codes

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HEX#3a4866copy color code
RGB Decimal58, 72, 102copy color code
RGB Percent22.75%, 28.24%, 40.00%copy color code
HSVHue: 221° Saturation: 43.14% Value: 40.0%copy color code
HSLhsl(221, 28, 31)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 43.14 Magenta: 29.41 Yellow: 0.0 Key: 60.0copy color code
YIQY: 71.234 I: -17.983 Q: 6.374copy color code
XYZX: 6.46 Y: 6.493 Z: 13.48copy color code
CIE LabL:30.624 a:3.079 b:-19.292copy color code
CIE LuvL:30.624 u:-7.475 v:-25.219copy color code
Decimal3819622copy color code
Hunter lab25.482, 0.657, -13.527copy color code
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