Behr Pink Elephant

Behr Pink Elephant M170-1 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Pink Elephant paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful M170-1. Find out if this gorgeous warm pink paint color would look great on your living room walls or trims, kitchen cabinet, bedroom accent wall, bathroom or house exterior.

Color code:M170-1
Color name:Pink Elephant

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What are Behr Pink Elephant undertones?

Red is Behr Pink Elephant 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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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:

245, 213, 204

Is Behr Pink Elephant M170-1 cool or warm?

warm colors
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cool colors

With a hue of 13° this Pink refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

M170-1 Pink Elephant HSL code: 13, 67%, 88%

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 Pink will make even large rooms feel cozy and intimate
  • Warm Pink 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

Pink Elephant M170-1 vs Ole Pink S170-1

Behr Pink Elephant M170-1 vs Behr Ole Pink S170-1Behr Pink Elephant M170-1
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Temperature: warm
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Temperature: warm

Pink Elephant M170-1 vs Organza SW 6637

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Temperature: warm
LRV: 75.71%
Off-White color
Temperature: warm

Color codes

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HEX#f5d5cccopy color code
RGB Decimal245, 213, 204copy color code
RGB Percent96.08%, 83.53%, 80.00%copy color code
HSVHue: 13° Saturation: 16.73% Value: 96.08%copy color code
HSLhsl(13, 67, 88)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 0.0 Magenta: 13.06 Yellow: 16.73 Key: 3.92copy color code
YIQY: 221.542 I: 21.961 Q: 3.968copy color code
XYZX: 72.348 Y: 71.363 Z: 67.074copy color code
CIE LabL:87.661 a:9.713 b:8.551copy color code
CIE LuvL:87.661 u:19.922 v:10.866copy color code
Decimal16111052copy color code
Hunter lab84.476, 5.04, 12.058copy color code
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