Behr Majestic Orchid

Behr Majestic Orchid PPU1-17 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Majestic Orchid paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful PPU1-17. Find out if this gorgeous warm purple paint color would look great on your living room walls or trims, kitchen cabinet, bedroom accent wall, bathroom or house exterior.

Color code:PPU1-17
Color name:Majestic Orchid

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What are Behr Majestic Orchid undertones?

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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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

141, 87, 109

Is Behr Majestic Orchid PPU1-17 cool or warm?

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Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 336° this Purple refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

PPU1-17 Majestic Orchid HSL code: 336, 24%, 45%

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 Purple 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.

Color comparison

Majestic Orchid PPU1-17 vs Raspberry Crush M120-7

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Majestic Orchid PPU1-17 vs Xoxo P110-7

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Color codes

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HEX#8d576dcopy color code
RGB Decimal141, 87, 109copy color code
RGB Percent55.29%, 34.12%, 42.75%copy color code
HSVHue: 336° Saturation: 38.3% Value: 55.29%copy color code
HSLhsl(336, 24, 45)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 0.0 Magenta: 38.3 Yellow: 22.7 Key: 44.71copy color code
YIQY: 105.654 I: 25.109 Q: 18.269copy color code
XYZX: 17.153 Y: 13.584 Z: 16.182copy color code
CIE LabL:43.631 a:25.527 b:-3.128copy color code
CIE LuvL:43.631 u:32.208 v:-8.297copy color code
Decimal9262957copy color code
Hunter lab36.857, 18.574, -0.232copy color code