Behr Nypd N480-6

Let’s dive into a full Nypd paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful N480-6. 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:N480-6
Color name:Nypd
Brand:Behr

Nypd for bedroom

  • Behr Nypd bedroom color
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  • Behr Nypd bedroom color
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  • Behr Nypd bedroom color
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  • Behr Nypd bedroom color
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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.

Nypd for living room

  • Behr Nypd living room color
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  • Behr Nypd living room color
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  • Behr Nypd living room color
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  • Behr Nypd living room color
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Check out this stunning Dark used in real living rooms. Explore how this Blue color shade can create a unique space

Behr N480-6 for bathroom

  • Behr Nypd bathroom color review
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  • Behr Nypd bathroom color review
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  • Behr Nypd bathroom color review
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  • Behr Nypd bathroom color review
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Looking for inspiration for your dream bathroom renovation project? These beautiful handpicked photos will show you this delightfully cool Dark real bathrooms.

What are Behr Nypd undertones?

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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate

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G
B

HEX value

HEX value:

#5F6E77

RGB code:

95, 110, 119

Is Behr Nypd N480-6 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 202° this Blue refers cool paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

N480-6 Nypd HSL code: 202, 11%, 42%

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.

Coordinating colors.
Colors that go with Behr Nypd:

Monochromatic color scheme

Monochromatic color scheme

This scheme consists of different shades, tints, and tones of a single color. It's the perfect hue combination, but with no accent decor it's pretty boring.

Lighter shades

Darker shades

Complementary color scheme

Complementary color scheme

This color scheme is a combination of two colors that are opposite each other on the color wheel. The high contrast between these colors creates a vibrant and dynamic visual effect.

Color comparison

Nypd N480-6 vs Wall Street SW 7665

Behr Nypd N480-6 vs Sherwin Williams Wall Street SW 7665Open Nypd N480-6
LRV: 14.72%
Medium Dark color
Temperature: cold
LRV: 14.89%
Medium Dark color
Temperature: cold

Nypd N480-6 vs Gibraltar SW 6257

Behr Nypd N480-6 vs Sherwin Williams Gibraltar SW 6257Open Nypd N480-6
LRV: 14.72%
Medium Dark color
Temperature: cold
LRV: 13.82%
Medium Dark color
Temperature: cold