Behr English Channel

Behr English Channel PPU14-19 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full English Channel paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful PPU14-19. 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:PPU14-19
Color name:English Channel

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What are Behr English Channel undertones?

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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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

78, 97, 115

Is Behr English Channel PPU14-19 cool or warm?

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cool colors

With a hue of 209° this Blue refers cool paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

PPU14-19 English Channel HSL code: 209, 19%, 38%

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

English Channel PPU14-19 vs Rush Hour MQ5-25

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English Channel PPU14-19 vs Award Night MQ5-15

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Color codes

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HEX#4e6173copy color code
RGB Decimal78, 97, 115copy color code
RGB Percent30.59%, 38.04%, 45.10%copy color code
HSVHue: 209° Saturation: 32.17% Value: 45.1%copy color code
HSLhsl(209, 19, 38)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 32.17 Magenta: 15.65 Yellow: 0.0 Key: 54.9copy color code
YIQY: 93.371 I: -17.106 Q: 1.582copy color code
XYZX: 10.51 Y: 11.406 Z: 17.863copy color code
CIE LabL:40.257 a:-2.497 b:-12.492copy color code
CIE LuvL:40.257 u:-9.993 v:-16.672copy color code
Decimal5136755copy color code
Hunter lab33.773, -3.556, -7.717copy color code
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