Behr Miracle Elixir

Behr Miracle Elixir M540-6 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Miracle Elixir paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful M540-6. Find out if this gorgeous cold purple paint color would look great on your living room walls or trims, kitchen cabinet, bedroom accent wall, bathroom or house exterior.

Color code:M540-6
Color name:Miracle Elixir

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What are Behr Miracle Elixir undertones?

Blue is Behr Miracle Elixir 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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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:

97, 123, 166

Is Behr Miracle Elixir M540-6 cool or warm?

warm colors
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cool colors

With a hue of 217° this Purple refers cool paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

M540-6 Miracle Elixir HSL code: 217, 28%, 52%

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.

  • Cool Purple shades make a room feel sleek, fresh and modern
  • Cooler hues have a calm and relaxation effect
  • Cool Purple undertones make small spaces feel more open and expansive
  • Cool paint hue are ideal for bedroom or bathroom. Be careful with deep blues and greens in bathroom, which will reflect on your skin.

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

Miracle Elixir M540-6 vs Lead Cast MQ5-52

Behr Miracle Elixir M540-6 vs Behr Lead Cast MQ5-52Behr Miracle Elixir M540-6
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Temperature: cold
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Temperature: cold

Color codes

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HEX#617ba6copy color code
RGB Decimal97, 123, 166copy color code
RGB Percent38.04%, 48.24%, 65.10%copy color code
HSVHue: 217° Saturation: 41.57% Value: 65.1%copy color code
HSLhsl(217, 28, 52)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 41.57 Magenta: 25.9 Yellow: 0.0 Key: 34.9copy color code
YIQY: 120.128 I: -29.311 Q: 7.882copy color code
XYZX: 18.893 Y: 19.459 Z: 38.827copy color code
CIE LabL:51.22 a:2.061 b:-25.928copy color code
CIE LuvL:51.22 u:-13.96 v:-38.912copy color code
Decimal6388646copy color code
Hunter lab44.113, -0.748, -21.306copy color code
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