Behr Pinch Of Pearl

Behr Pinch Of Pearl M240-2 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Pinch Of Pearl paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful M240-2. Find out if this gorgeous warm yellow paint color would look great on your living room walls or trims, kitchen cabinet, bedroom accent wall, bathroom or house exterior.

Color code:M240-2
Color name:Pinch Of Pearl

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What are Behr Pinch Of Pearl undertones?

Red is Behr Pinch Of Pearl 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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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:

249, 222, 190

Is Behr Pinch Of Pearl M240-2 cool or warm?

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cool colors

With a hue of 33° this Yellow refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

M240-2 Pinch Of Pearl HSL code: 33, 83%, 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.

  • Warm Yellow will make even large rooms feel cozy and intimate
  • Warm Yellow undertones tend to make you feel happy, energized and playful
  • Warm paint colors are ideal for kitchens, living rooms or bathrooms
  • Warmer hues make larger spaces feel more inviting

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

Pinch Of Pearl M240-2 vs Impressive Ivory SW 7560

Behr Pinch Of Pearl M240-2 vs Sherwin Williams Impressive Ivory SW 7560Behr Pinch Of Pearl M240-2
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Temperature: warm
LRV: 75.58%
Off-White color
Temperature: warm

Pinch Of Pearl M240-2 vs Spinning Silk YL-W01

Behr Pinch Of Pearl M240-2 vs Behr Spinning Silk YL-W01Behr Pinch Of Pearl M240-2
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Temperature: warm
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Temperature: warm

Color codes

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HEX#f9debecopy color code
RGB Decimal249, 222, 190copy color code
RGB Percent97.65%, 87.06%, 74.51%copy color code
HSVHue: 33° Saturation: 23.69% Value: 97.65%copy color code
HSLhsl(33, 83, 86)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 0.0 Magenta: 10.84 Yellow: 23.69 Key: 2.35copy color code
YIQY: 226.425 I: 26.372 Q: -4.247copy color code
XYZX: 74.482 Y: 76.102 Z: 59.467copy color code
CIE LabL:89.907 a:4.477 b:19.116copy color code
CIE LuvL:89.907 u:18.488 v:26.708copy color code
Decimal16375486copy color code
Hunter lab87.237, -0.262, 20.649copy color code
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