Behr Misty Isle

Behr Misty Isle MQ3-19 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Misty Isle paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful MQ3-19. Find out if this gorgeous cold blue paint color would look great on your living room walls or trims, kitchen cabinet, bedroom accent wall, bathroom or house exterior.

Color code:MQ3-19
Color name:Misty Isle

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What are Behr Misty Isle undertones?

Green is Behr Misty Isle 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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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:

197, 228, 220

Is Behr Misty Isle MQ3-19 cool or warm?

warm colors
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cool colors

With a hue of 165° this Blue refers cool paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

MQ3-19 Misty Isle HSL code: 165, 36%, 83%

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 Blue shades make a room feel sleek, fresh and modern
  • Cooler hues have a calm and relaxation effect
  • Cool Blue 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

Misty Isle MQ3-19 vs Sunken Pool S440-1

Behr Misty Isle MQ3-19 vs Behr Sunken Pool S440-1Behr Misty Isle MQ3-19
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Temperature: cold
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Temperature: cold

Misty Isle MQ3-19 vs Open Air SW 6491

Behr Misty Isle MQ3-19 vs Sherwin Williams Open Air SW 6491Behr Misty Isle MQ3-19
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Temperature: cold
LRV: 70.12%
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Temperature: cold

Color codes

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HEX#c5e4dccopy color code
RGB Decimal197, 228, 220copy color code
RGB Percent77.25%, 89.41%, 86.27%copy color code
HSVHue: 165° Saturation: 13.6% Value: 89.41%copy color code
HSLhsl(165, 36, 83)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 13.6 Magenta: 0.0 Yellow: 3.51 Key: 10.59copy color code
YIQY: 217.819 I: -15.902 Q: -9.047copy color code
XYZX: 63.684 Y: 72.523 Z: 78.334copy color code
CIE LabL:88.22 a:-11.701 b:0.48copy color code
CIE LuvL:88.22 u:-16.193 v:2.767copy color code
Decimal12969180copy color code
Hunter lab85.16, -15.547, 5.075copy color code
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