Behr New Orleans

Behr New Orleans S570-6 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full New Orleans paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful S570-6. 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:S570-6
Color name:New Orleans

New Orleans for bedroom

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  • Behr New Orleans bedroom interior
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  • Behr New Orleans bedroom interior
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We’ve hand-picked a beautiful collection of photos of this amazing Beige shade used in real bedrooms. Take a look and imagine how this wonderful cool Dark paint color could transform your own bedroom space.

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What are Behr New Orleans undertones?

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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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

111, 105, 126

Is Behr New Orleans S570-6 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 257° this Purple refers cool paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

S570-6 New Orleans HSL code: 257, 9%, 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.

  • 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

New Orleans S570-6 vs Dawn Gray MQ5-28

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New Orleans S570-6 vs Hyacinth Arbor PPU16-18

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Color codes

We have collected almost every possible color code you could ever need. To copy the code, just click the icon to the right of it.

HEX#6f697ecopy color code
RGB Decimal111, 105, 126copy color code
RGB Percent43.53%, 41.18%, 49.41%copy color code
HSVHue: 257° Saturation: 16.67% Value: 49.41%copy color code
HSLhsl(257, 9, 45)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 11.9 Magenta: 16.67 Yellow: 0.0 Key: 50.59copy color code
YIQY: 109.188 I: -3.173 Q: 7.804copy color code
XYZX: 15.372 Y: 14.989 Z: 21.816copy color code
CIE LabL:45.619 a:6.817 b:-10.792copy color code
CIE LuvL:45.619 u:1.974 v:-16.005copy color code
Decimal7301502copy color code
Hunter lab38.716, 3.121, -6.309copy color code
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