Behr Death By Chocolate

Behr Death By Chocolate MQ1-54 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Death By Chocolate paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful MQ1-54. Find out if this gorgeous warm red paint color would look great on your living room walls or trims, kitchen cabinet, bedroom accent wall, bathroom or house exterior.

Color code:MQ1-54
Color name:Death By Chocolate

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What are Behr Death By Chocolate undertones?

Red is Behr Death By Chocolate 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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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:

96, 68, 63

Is Behr Death By Chocolate MQ1-54 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 9° this Red refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

MQ1-54 Death By Chocolate HSL code: 9, 21%, 31%

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

Death By Chocolate MQ1-54 vs Deep Maroon SW 0072

Behr Death By Chocolate MQ1-54 vs Sherwin Williams Deep Maroon SW 0072Behr Death By Chocolate MQ1-54
LRV: -%
Temperature: warm
LRV: 6.6%
Dark color
Temperature: warm

Death By Chocolate MQ1-54 vs Sable SW 6083

Behr Death By Chocolate MQ1-54 vs Sherwin Williams Sable SW 6083Behr Death By Chocolate MQ1-54
LRV: -%
Temperature: warm
LRV: 7.85%
Dark color
Temperature: warm

Color codes

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HEX#60443fcopy color code
RGB Decimal96, 68, 63copy color code
RGB Percent37.65%, 26.67%, 24.71%copy color code
HSVHue: 9° Saturation: 34.37% Value: 37.65%copy color code
HSLhsl(9, 21, 31)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 0.0 Magenta: 29.17 Yellow: 34.37 Key: 62.35copy color code
YIQY: 75.802 I: 18.292 Q: 4.367copy color code
XYZX: 7.788 Y: 6.98 Z: 5.638copy color code
CIE LabL:31.762 a:11.301 b:7.802copy color code
CIE LuvL:31.762 u:17.712 v:7.072copy color code
Decimal6308927copy color code
Hunter lab26.42, 6.383, 5.841copy color code
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