Behr Makrut Lime

Behr Makrut Lime PPU8-08A paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Makrut Lime paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful PPU8-08A. Find out if this gorgeous warm yellow paint color would look great on your living room walls or trims, kitchen cabinet, bedroom accent wall, bathroom or house exterior.

Color code:PPU8-08A
Color name:Makrut Lime

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What are Behr Makrut Lime undertones?

Yellow and Red are Behr Makrut Lime undertones 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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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:

185, 171, 133

Is Behr Makrut Lime PPU8-08A cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 44° this Yellow refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

PPU8-08A Makrut Lime HSL code: 44, 27%, 62%

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.

Color comparison

Makrut Lime PPU8-08A vs Earthy Ochre SW 9532

Behr Makrut Lime PPU8-08A vs Sherwin Williams Earthy Ochre SW 9532Behr Makrut Lime PPU8-08A
LRV: -%
Temperature: warm
LRV: 43.07%
Light Medium color
Temperature: warm

Color codes

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HEX#b9ab85copy color code
RGB Decimal185, 171, 133copy color code
RGB Percent72.55%, 67.06%, 52.16%copy color code
HSVHue: 44° Saturation: 28.11% Value: 72.55%copy color code
HSLhsl(44, 27, 62)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 0.0 Magenta: 7.57 Yellow: 28.11 Key: 27.45copy color code
YIQY: 170.854 I: 20.554 Q: -8.864copy color code
XYZX: 38.804 Y: 41.135 Z: 28.08copy color code
CIE LabL:70.27 a:-0.932 b:21.438copy color code
CIE LuvL:70.27 u:10.865 v:29.148copy color code
Decimal12168069copy color code
Hunter lab64.136, -4.242, 18.938copy color code