Behr Dark Secret

Behr Dark Secret PPU26-23A paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Dark Secret paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful PPU26-23A. Find out if this gorgeous cold grey paint color would look great on your living room walls or trims, kitchen cabinet, bedroom accent wall, bathroom or house exterior.

Color code:PPU26-23A
Color name:Dark Secret

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What are Behr Dark Secret undertones?

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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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

69, 72, 74

Is Behr Dark Secret PPU26-23A cool or warm?

warm colors
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cool colors

With a hue of 204° this Grey refers cool paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

PPU26-23A Dark Secret HSL code: 204, 3%, 28%

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 Grey shades make a room feel sleek, fresh and modern
  • Cooler hues have a calm and relaxation effect
  • Cool Grey 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 Secret PPU26-23A vs Night Club N500-7

Behr Dark Secret PPU26-23A vs Behr Night Club N500-7Behr Dark Secret PPU26-23A
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Temperature: cold
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Temperature: cold

Dark Secret PPU26-23A vs Rock Bottom SW 7062

Behr Dark Secret PPU26-23A vs Sherwin Williams Rock Bottom SW 7062Behr Dark Secret PPU26-23A
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Temperature: cold
LRV: 7.04%
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Temperature: cold

Color codes

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HEX#45484acopy color code
RGB Decimal69, 72, 74copy color code
RGB Percent27.06%, 28.24%, 29.02%copy color code
HSVHue: 204° Saturation: 6.76% Value: 29.02%copy color code
HSLhsl(204, 3, 28)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 6.76 Magenta: 2.7 Yellow: 0.0 Key: 70.98copy color code
YIQY: 71.331 I: -2.43 Q: -0.012copy color code
XYZX: 6.007 Y: 6.394 Z: 7.394copy color code
CIE LabL:30.386 a:-0.774 b:-1.622copy color code
CIE LuvL:30.386 u:-1.667 v:-1.828copy color code
Decimal4540490copy color code
Hunter lab25.287, -1.847, 0.363copy color code
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