Behr Dark Navy

Behr Dark Navy S530-7 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Dark Navy paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful S530-7. 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:S530-7
Color name:Dark Navy

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What are Behr Dark Navy undertones?

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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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

64, 73, 91

Is Behr Dark Navy S530-7 cool or warm?

warm colors
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cool colors

With a hue of 220° this Blue refers cool paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

S530-7 Dark Navy HSL code: 220, 17%, 30%

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

Dark Navy S530-7 vs Majestic Blue HDC-MD-01

Behr Dark Navy S530-7 vs Behr Majestic Blue HDC-MD-01Behr Dark Navy S530-7
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Temperature: cold
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Temperature: cold

Dark Navy S530-7 vs Sea Mariner SW 9640

Behr Dark Navy S530-7 vs Sherwin Williams Sea Mariner SW 9640Behr Dark Navy S530-7
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Temperature: cold
LRV: 6.68%
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Temperature: cold

Color codes

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HEX#40495bcopy color code
RGB Decimal64, 73, 91copy color code
RGB Percent25.10%, 28.63%, 35.69%copy color code
HSVHue: 220° Saturation: 29.67% Value: 35.69%copy color code
HSLhsl(220, 17, 30)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 29.67 Magenta: 19.78 Yellow: 0.0 Key: 64.31copy color code
YIQY: 72.361 I: -11.147 Q: 3.698copy color code
XYZX: 6.385 Y: 6.61 Z: 10.834copy color code
CIE LabL:30.902 a:1.086 b:-11.811copy color code
CIE LuvL:30.902 u:-5.156 v:-15.01copy color code
Decimal4213083copy color code
Hunter lab25.71, -0.667, -6.987copy color code
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