Behr Cameroon Green

Behr Cameroon Green PPU12-17 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Cameroon Green paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful PPU12-17. Find out if this gorgeous cold green paint color would look great on your living room walls or trims, kitchen cabinet, bedroom accent wall, bathroom or house exterior.

Color code:PPU12-17
Color name:Cameroon Green

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What are Behr Cameroon Green undertones?

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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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

96, 116, 109

Is Behr Cameroon Green PPU12-17 cool or warm?

warm colors
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cool colors

With a hue of 159° this Green refers cool paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

PPU12-17 Cameroon Green HSL code: 159, 9%, 42%

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 Green shades make a room feel sleek, fresh and modern
  • Cooler hues have a calm and relaxation effect
  • Cool Green 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

Cameroon Green PPU12-17 vs Riverway SW 6222

Behr Cameroon Green PPU12-17 vs Sherwin Williams Riverway SW 6222Behr Cameroon Green PPU12-17
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Temperature: cold
LRV: 15.62%
Medium Dark color
Temperature: cold

Cameroon Green PPU12-17 vs Meteorological N430-6

Behr Cameroon Green PPU12-17 vs Behr Meteorological N430-6Behr Cameroon Green PPU12-17
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Temperature: cold
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Temperature: cold

Color codes

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HEX#60746dcopy color code
RGB Decimal96, 116, 109copy color code
RGB Percent37.65%, 45.49%, 42.75%copy color code
HSVHue: 159° Saturation: 17.24% Value: 45.49%copy color code
HSLhsl(159, 9, 42)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 17.24 Magenta: 0.0 Yellow: 6.03 Key: 54.51copy color code
YIQY: 109.222 I: -9.669 Q: -6.409copy color code
XYZX: 13.829 Y: 16.081 Z: 16.839copy color code
CIE LabL:47.081 a:-8.924 b:1.407copy color code
CIE LuvL:47.081 u:-10.293 v:3.253copy color code
Decimal6321261copy color code
Hunter lab40.102, -8.624, 3.174copy color code
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