Behr Ceramic Beige

Behr Ceramic Beige MQ3-43 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Ceramic Beige paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful MQ3-43. Find out if this gorgeous warm beige paint color would look great on your living room walls or trims, kitchen cabinet, bedroom accent wall, bathroom or house exterior.

Color code:MQ3-43
Color name:Ceramic Beige

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What are Behr Ceramic Beige undertones?

Red is Behr Ceramic Beige 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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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, 209, 172

Is Behr Ceramic Beige MQ3-43 cool or warm?

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With a hue of 34° this Beige refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

MQ3-43 Ceramic Beige HSL code: 34, 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 Beige will make even large rooms feel cozy and intimate
  • Warm Beige 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

Ceramic Beige MQ3-43 vs Crescent Cream SW 7721

Behr Ceramic Beige MQ3-43 vs Sherwin Williams Crescent Cream SW 7721Behr Ceramic Beige MQ3-43
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Temperature: warm
LRV: 66.57%
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Temperature: warm

Ceramic Beige MQ3-43 vs Powdered Gold S300-2

Behr Ceramic Beige MQ3-43 vs Behr Powdered Gold S300-2Behr Ceramic Beige MQ3-43
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Temperature: warm
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Temperature: warm

Color codes

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HEX#edd1accopy color code
RGB Decimal237, 209, 172copy color code
RGB Percent92.94%, 81.96%, 67.45%copy color code
HSVHue: 34° Saturation: 27.43% Value: 92.94%copy color code
HSLhsl(34, 64, 80)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 0.0 Magenta: 11.81 Yellow: 27.43 Key: 7.06copy color code
YIQY: 213.154 I: 28.575 Q: -5.591copy color code
XYZX: 65.172 Y: 66.586 Z: 48.438copy color code
CIE LabL:85.295 a:4.29 b:21.969copy color code
CIE LuvL:85.295 u:19.663 v:30.192copy color code
Decimal15585708copy color code
Hunter lab81.6, -0.238, 21.926copy color code
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