Behr Gem Silica

Behr Gem Silica P420-4A paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Gem Silica paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful P420-4A. Find out if this gorgeous cold green paint color would look great on your living room walls or trims, kitchen cabinet, bedroom accent wall, bathroom or house exterior.

Color code:P420-4A
Color name:Gem Silica

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What are Behr Gem Silica undertones?

Green is Behr Gem Silica 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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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:

115, 196, 164

Is Behr Gem Silica P420-4A cool or warm?

warm colors
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cool colors

With a hue of 156° this Green refers cool paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

P420-4A Gem Silica HSL code: 156, 41%, 61%

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 Green shades make a room feel sleek, fresh and modern
  • Cooler hues have a calm and relaxation effect
  • Cool Green 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

Gem Silica P420-4A vs Lark Green SW 6745

Behr Gem Silica P420-4A vs Sherwin Williams Lark Green SW 6745Behr Gem Silica P420-4A
LRV: -%
Temperature: cold
LRV: 46.22%
Light Medium color
Temperature: cold

Gem Silica P420-4A vs Reflecting Pool SW 6486

Behr Gem Silica P420-4A vs Sherwin Williams Reflecting Pool SW 6486Behr Gem Silica P420-4A
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Temperature: cold
LRV: 38.75%
Medium color
Temperature: cold

Color codes

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HEX#73c4a4copy color code
RGB Decimal115, 196, 164copy color code
RGB Percent45.10%, 76.86%, 64.31%copy color code
HSVHue: 156° Saturation: 41.33% Value: 76.86%copy color code
HSLhsl(156, 41, 61)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 41.33 Magenta: 0.0 Yellow: 16.33 Key: 23.14copy color code
YIQY: 168.133 I: -37.985 Q: -27.093copy color code
XYZX: 33.508 Y: 45.803 Z: 42.187copy color code
CIE LabL:73.417 a:-32.205 b:8.364copy color code
CIE LuvL:73.417 u:-37.812 v:17.455copy color code
Decimal7586980copy color code
Hunter lab67.678, -30.059, 10.416copy color code
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