N470-5

Behr Norwegian Blue

Behr Norwegian Blue N470-5 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Norwegian Blue paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful N470-5. 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:N470-5
Color name:Norwegian Blue
Brand:Behr

Norwegian Blue for bedroom

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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 Norwegian Blue undertones?

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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate

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HEX value

HEX value:

#78888E

RGB code:

120, 136, 142

Is Behr Norwegian Blue N470-5 cool or warm?

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Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 196° this Blue refers cool paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

N470-5 Norwegian Blue HSL code: 196, 9%, 51%

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

Norwegian Blue N470-5 vs Forever Denim PPU14-05

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Norwegian Blue N470-5 vs Adirondack Blue N480-5

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Color codes

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HEX#78888ecopy color code
RGB Decimal120, 136, 142copy color code
RGB Percent47.06%, 53.33%, 55.69%copy color code
HSVHue: 196° Saturation: 15.49% Value: 55.69%copy color code
HSLhsl(196, 9, 51)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 15.49 Magenta: 4.23 Yellow: 0.0 Key: 44.31copy color code
YIQY: 131.9 I: -11.462 Q: -1.517copy color code
XYZX: 21.431 Y: 23.554 Z: 29.001copy color code
CIE LabL:55.638 a:-4.462 b:-5.167copy color code
CIE LuvL:55.638 u:-8.816 v:-6.682copy color code
Decimal7899278copy color code
Hunter lab48.532, -6.11, -1.457copy color code
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