Behr New Age Blue

Behr New Age Blue PPU15-05 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full New Age Blue paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful PPU15-05. 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:PPU15-05
Color name:New Age Blue

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What are Behr New Age Blue undertones?

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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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

73, 110, 173

Is Behr New Age Blue PPU15-05 cool or warm?

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cool colors

With a hue of 218° this Blue refers cool paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

PPU15-05 New Age Blue HSL code: 218, 41%, 48%

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

New Age Blue PPU15-05 vs Hemisphere M500-4

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New Age Blue PPU15-05 vs Splendor And Pride MQ5-47

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Color codes

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HEX#496eadcopy color code
RGB Decimal73, 110, 173copy color code
RGB Percent28.63%, 43.14%, 67.84%copy color code
HSVHue: 218° Saturation: 57.8% Value: 67.84%copy color code
HSLhsl(218, 41, 48)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 57.8 Magenta: 36.42 Yellow: 0.0 Key: 32.16copy color code
YIQY: 106.119 I: -42.293 Q: 11.779copy color code
XYZX: 15.863 Y: 15.584 Z: 41.696copy color code
CIE LabL:46.424 a:6.22 b:-37.609copy color code
CIE LuvL:46.424 u:-17.201 v:-56.749copy color code
Decimal4812461copy color code
Hunter lab39.477, 2.644, -34.99copy color code
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