Behr Carnation Coral

Behr Carnation Coral M170-3 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Carnation Coral paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful M170-3. Find out if this gorgeous warm pink paint color would look great on your living room walls or trims, kitchen cabinet, bedroom accent wall, bathroom or house exterior.

Color code:M170-3
Color name:Carnation Coral

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What are Behr Carnation Coral undertones?

Red is Behr Carnation Coral 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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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:

237, 185, 173

Is Behr Carnation Coral M170-3 cool or warm?

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With a hue of 11° this Pink refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

M170-3 Carnation Coral HSL code: 11, 64%, 80%

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 Pink will make even large rooms feel cozy and intimate
  • Warm Pink 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

Carnation Coral M170-3 vs Jovial SW 6611

Behr Carnation Coral M170-3 vs Sherwin Williams Jovial SW 6611Behr Carnation Coral M170-3
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Temperature: warm
LRV: 55.87%
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Temperature: warm

Carnation Coral M170-3 vs Noble Blush MQ4-04

Behr Carnation Coral M170-3 vs Behr Noble Blush MQ4-04Behr Carnation Coral M170-3
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Temperature: warm
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Color codes

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HEX#edb9adcopy color code
RGB Decimal237, 185, 173copy color code
RGB Percent92.94%, 72.55%, 67.84%copy color code
HSVHue: 11° Saturation: 27.0% Value: 92.94%copy color code
HSLhsl(11, 64, 80)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 0.0 Magenta: 21.94 Yellow: 27.0 Key: 7.06copy color code
YIQY: 199.18 I: 34.843 Q: 7.266copy color code
XYZX: 59.817 Y: 55.722 Z: 47.129copy color code
CIE LabL:79.456 a:17.036 b:13.29copy color code
CIE LuvL:79.456 u:33.966 v:15.756copy color code
Decimal15579565copy color code
Hunter lab74.647, 12.404, 14.821copy color code
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