Behr Petal Tip

Behr Petal Tip MQ3-30 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Petal Tip paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful MQ3-30. 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:MQ3-30
Color name:Petal Tip

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What are Behr Petal Tip undertones?

Blue and Purple are Behr Petal Tip undertones 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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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:

217, 217, 223

Is Behr Petal Tip MQ3-30 cool or warm?

warm colors
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cool colors

With a hue of 240° this Purple refers cool paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

MQ3-30 Petal Tip HSL code: 240, 9%, 86%

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

Petal Tip MQ3-30 vs Will O The Wisp MQ3-59

Behr Petal Tip MQ3-30 vs Behr Will O The Wisp MQ3-59Behr Petal Tip MQ3-30
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Temperature: cold
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Temperature: cold

Petal Tip MQ3-30 vs Starry Night SW 6540

Behr Petal Tip MQ3-30 vs Sherwin Williams Starry Night SW 6540Behr Petal Tip MQ3-30
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Temperature: cold
LRV: 69.06%
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Temperature: cold

Color codes

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HEX#d9d9dfcopy color code
RGB Decimal217, 217, 223copy color code
RGB Percent85.10%, 85.10%, 87.45%copy color code
HSVHue: 240° Saturation: 2.69% Value: 87.45%copy color code
HSLhsl(240, 9, 86)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 2.69 Magenta: 2.69 Yellow: 0.0 Key: 12.55copy color code
YIQY: 217.684 I: -1.928 Q: 1.867copy color code
XYZX: 66.744 Y: 69.705 Z: 79.73copy color code
CIE LabL:86.852 a:1.094 b:-2.937copy color code
CIE LuvL:86.852 u:-0.339 v:-4.692copy color code
Decimal14277087copy color code
Hunter lab83.49, -3.408, 1.822copy color code
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