Behr Deep River

Behr Deep River P500-6 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Deep River paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful P500-6. 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:P500-6
Color name:Deep River

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What are Behr Deep River undertones?

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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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

0, 121, 179

Is Behr Deep River P500-6 cool or warm?

warm colors
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cool colors

With a hue of 199° this Blue refers cool paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

P500-6 Deep River HSL code: 199, 100%, 35%

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

Deep River P500-6 vs Blue Chip SW 6959

Behr Deep River P500-6 vs Sherwin Williams Blue Chip SW 6959Behr Deep River P500-6
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Temperature: cold
LRV: 13.26%
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Temperature: cold

Deep River P500-6 vs Tibetan Turquoise MQ4-53

Behr Deep River P500-6 vs Behr Tibetan Turquoise MQ4-53Behr Deep River P500-6
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Color codes

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HEX#0079b3copy color code
RGB Decimal0, 121, 179copy color code
RGB Percent0.00%, 47.45%, 70.20%copy color code
HSVHue: 199° Saturation: 100.0% Value: 70.2%copy color code
HSLhsl(199, 100, 35)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 100.0 Magenta: 32.4 Yellow: 0.0 Key: 29.8copy color code
YIQY: 91.433 I: -90.742 Q: -7.546copy color code
XYZX: 14.97 Y: 16.927 Z: 45.114copy color code
CIE LabL:48.168 a:-6.565 b:-38.466copy color code
CIE LuvL:48.168 u:-31.122 v:-57.265copy color code
Decimal31155copy color code
Hunter lab41.143, -7.051, -36.213copy color code
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