Behr Light Nougat M260-2

Color code:M260-2
Color name:Light Nougat

Evoke a sense of warmth and sophistication with Behr's M260-2 Light Nougat. This subtle yet inviting hue seamlessly pairs with neutral tones like ivory and taupe to create a timeless and elegant ambiance. Complement the M260-2 with soft shades of blush and dusty rose for a delicate touch, or opt for rich jewel tones like sapphire and emerald for a dramatic flair. Incorporate natural elements such as wood accents and greenery to enhance the tranquility of the space. Embrace the versatility of Light Nougat and transform your interior into a serene sanctuary.

What are Behr Light Nougat undertones?

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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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

251, 230, 199

Is Behr Light Nougat M260-2 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 36° this Yellow refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

M260-2 Light Nougat HSL code: 36, 87%, 88%

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 Yellow 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.

Coordinating colors.
Colors that go with Behr Light Nougat:

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 Nougat M260-2 vs Tea Light SW 7681

Behr Light Nougat M260-2 vs Sherwin Williams Tea Light SW 7681Open Light Nougat M260-2
LRV: 81.23%
Off-White color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 79.15%
Off-White color
Temperature: warm

Light Nougat M260-2 vs Spanish Lace YL-W02

Behr Light Nougat M260-2 vs Behr Spanish Lace YL-W02Open Light Nougat M260-2
LRV: 81.23%
Off-White color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 82.69%
White color
Temperature: warm