Behr Light Mist N390-1

Color code:N390-1
Color name:Light Mist

Imagine a serene space with walls painted in Behr Light Mist (N390-1). This delicate color creates a calming atmosphere, reminiscent of a soft, gentle breeze. Light Mist pairs beautifully with accents in soft whites, subtle greys, and muted pastels, enhancing its airy and ethereal quality. Whether in a cozy bedroom or a tranquil living room, Light Mist brings a touch of tranquility to any interior.

What are Behr Light Mist undertones?

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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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

220, 225, 213

Is Behr Light Mist N390-1 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 85° this Grey refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

N390-1 Light Mist HSL code: 85, 17%, 86%

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 Grey will make even large rooms feel cozy and intimate
  • Warm Green 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 Light Mist:

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

Light Mist N390-1 vs Juniper Breeze N420-1

Behr Light Mist N390-1 vs Behr Juniper Breeze N420-1Open Light Mist N390-1
LRV: 73.03%
Off-White color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 72.18%
Off-White color
Temperature: cold

Light Mist N390-1 vs Pacific Fog SW 9627

Behr Light Mist N390-1 vs Sherwin Williams Pacific Fog SW 9627Open Light Mist N390-1
LRV: 73.03%
Off-White color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 71.31%
Light color
Temperature: warm