Behr Exploring Khaki

Behr Exploring Khaki PPU8-06 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Exploring Khaki paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful PPU8-06. Find out if this gorgeous warm beige paint color would look great on your living room walls or trims, kitchen cabinet, bedroom accent wall, bathroom or house exterior.

Color code:PPU8-06
Color name:Exploring Khaki

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What are Behr Exploring Khaki undertones?

Red is Behr Exploring Khaki 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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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:

170, 154, 121

Is Behr Exploring Khaki PPU8-06 cool or warm?

warm colors
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With a hue of 40° this Beige refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

PPU8-06 Exploring Khaki HSL code: 40, 22%, 57%

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

Exploring Khaki PPU8-06 vs Dormer Brown SW 7521

Behr Exploring Khaki PPU8-06 vs Sherwin Williams Dormer Brown SW 7521Behr Exploring Khaki PPU8-06
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Temperature: warm
LRV: 31.54%
Medium color
Temperature: warm

Exploring Khaki PPU8-06 vs Dried Chive S330-5

Behr Exploring Khaki PPU8-06 vs Behr Dried Chive S330-5Behr Exploring Khaki PPU8-06
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Temperature: warm
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Temperature: warm

Color codes

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HEX#aa9a79copy color code
RGB Decimal170, 154, 121copy color code
RGB Percent66.67%, 60.39%, 47.45%copy color code
HSVHue: 40° Saturation: 28.82% Value: 66.67%copy color code
HSLhsl(40, 22, 57)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 0.0 Magenta: 9.41 Yellow: 28.82 Key: 33.33copy color code
YIQY: 155.022 I: 20.139 Q: -6.885copy color code
XYZX: 31.584 Y: 33.039 Z: 22.797copy color code
CIE LabL:64.192 a:0.667 b:19.502copy color code
CIE LuvL:64.192 u:11.928 v:25.821copy color code
Decimal11180665copy color code
Hunter lab57.479, -2.505, 16.72copy color code
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