Behr Lite Cocoa MQ1-55

Let’s dive into a full Lite Cocoa paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful MQ1-55. Find out if this gorgeous warm pink paint color would look great on your living room walls or trims, kitchen cabinet, bedroom accent wall, bathroom or house exterior.

Color code:MQ1-55
Color name:Lite Cocoa
Brand:Behr

Behr Lite Cocoa reviews

Behr Lite Cocoa painted dresser
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Behr Lite Cocoa painted dresser
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Behr Lite Cocoa painted dresser
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Behr Lite Cocoa painted dresser
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View the photos of real spaces painted with this that were not included in specific categories.Close-ups, painted furniture, storages and dressers, hallways, stairs and ceilings.

What are Behr Lite Cocoa undertones?

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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate

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HEX value

HEX value:

#B59A8D

RGB code:

181, 154, 141

Is Behr Lite Cocoa MQ1-55 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 19° this Pink refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

MQ1-55 Lite Cocoa HSL code: 19, 21%, 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 Pink will make even large rooms feel cozy and intimate
  • Warm Pink 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 Lite Cocoa:

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

Lite Cocoa MQ1-55 vs Threshold Taupe SW 7501

Behr Lite Cocoa MQ1-55 vs Sherwin Williams Threshold Taupe SW 7501Open Lite Cocoa MQ1-55
LRV: 35.59%
Medium color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 33.62%
Medium color
Temperature: warm

Lite Cocoa MQ1-55 vs Chateau PPU7-06

Behr Lite Cocoa MQ1-55 vs Behr Chateau PPU7-06Open Lite Cocoa MQ1-55
LRV: 35.59%
Medium color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 37.73%
Medium color
Temperature: warm