Behr Darkest Grape

Behr Darkest Grape PPU17-04 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Darkest Grape paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful PPU17-04. Find out if this gorgeous warm purple paint color would look great on your living room walls or trims, kitchen cabinet, bedroom accent wall, bathroom or house exterior.

Color code:PPU17-04
Color name:Darkest Grape

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What are Behr Darkest Grape undertones?

Purple is Behr Darkest Grape 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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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:

98, 87, 104

Is Behr Darkest Grape PPU17-04 cool or warm?

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With a hue of 279° this Purple refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

PPU17-04 Darkest Grape HSL code: 279, 9%, 37%

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

Darkest Grape PPU17-04 vs Preservation Plum PPU17-05

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Darkest Grape PPU17-04 vs Muscat Grape M560-7

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Color codes

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HEX#625768copy color code
RGB Decimal98, 87, 104copy color code
RGB Percent38.43%, 34.12%, 40.78%copy color code
HSVHue: 279° Saturation: 16.35% Value: 40.78%copy color code
HSLhsl(279, 9, 37)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 5.77 Magenta: 16.35 Yellow: 0.0 Key: 59.22copy color code
YIQY: 92.227 I: 1.092 Q: 7.617copy color code
XYZX: 10.943 Y: 10.413 Z: 14.526copy color code
CIE LabL:38.573 a:8.014 b:-8.103copy color code
CIE LuvL:38.573 u:4.964 v:-11.828copy color code
Decimal6444904copy color code
Hunter lab32.269, 4.065, -4.103copy color code
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