Behr King Salmon M180-5

Color code:M180-5
Color name:King Salmon

Elevate your space with Behr King Salmon (M180-5), a warm and inviting hue that exudes sophistication and charm. This rich salmon tone adds a pop of color to any room, creating a cozy and welcoming atmosphere. Pair King Salmon with soft neutrals like cream (W-F-700) or warm greys like granite (PPU18-17) for a harmonious and stylish look. For a bold statement, contrast this vibrant shade with deep navy (S530-7) or emerald green (S360-6) for a striking color combination that is both modern and timeless. Transform your space with Behr's King Salmon for a touch of elegance and personality.

What are Behr King Salmon undertones?

Red is Behr King Salmon 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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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

HEX value:


RGB code:

216, 134, 104

Is Behr King Salmon M180-5 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 16° this Red refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

M180-5 King Salmon HSL code: 16, 59%, 63%

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.

Coordinating colors.
Colors that go with Behr King Salmon:

Monochromatic color scheme

Monochromatic color scheme

This scheme consists of different shades, tints, and tones of a single color. It's the perfect hue combination, but with no accent decor it's pretty boring.

Lighter shades

Darker shades

Complementary color scheme

Complementary color scheme

This color scheme is a combination of two colors that are opposite each other on the color wheel. The high contrast between these colors creates a vibrant and dynamic visual effect.

Color comparison

King Salmon M180-5 vs Balcony Sunset MQ4-38

Behr King Salmon M180-5 vs Behr Balcony Sunset MQ4-38Open King Salmon M180-5
LRV: 32.99%
Medium color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 35.22%
Medium color
Temperature: warm

King Salmon M180-5 vs Lei Flower SW 6613

Behr King Salmon M180-5 vs Sherwin Williams Lei Flower SW 6613Open King Salmon M180-5
LRV: 32.99%
Medium color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 29.76%
Medium color
Temperature: warm