Behr Provence Blue

Behr Provence Blue HDC-AC-23 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Provence Blue paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful HDC-AC-23. Find out if this gorgeous cold green paint color would look great on your living room walls or trims, kitchen cabinet, bedroom accent wall, bathroom or house exterior.

Color code:HDC-AC-23
Color name:Provence Blue

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What are Behr Provence Blue undertones?

Green and Blue are Behr Provence Blue 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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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:

138, 156, 153

Is Behr Provence Blue HDC-AC-23 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 170° this Green refers cool paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

HDC-AC-23 Provence Blue HSL code: 170, 8%, 58%

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 Green shades make a room feel sleek, fresh and modern
  • Cooler hues have a calm and relaxation effect
  • Cool Green 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

Provence Blue HDC-AC-23 vs Jasper Stone SW 9133

Behr Provence Blue HDC-AC-23 vs Sherwin Williams Jasper Stone SW 9133Behr Provence Blue HDC-AC-23
LRV: -%
Temperature: cold
LRV: 32.19%
Medium color
Temperature: cold

Color codes

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HEX#8a9c99copy color code
RGB Decimal138, 156, 153copy color code
RGB Percent54.12%, 61.18%, 60.00%copy color code
HSVHue: 170° Saturation: 11.54% Value: 61.18%copy color code
HSLhsl(170, 8, 58)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 11.54 Magenta: 0.0 Yellow: 1.92 Key: 38.82copy color code
YIQY: 150.276 I: -9.762 Q: -4.741copy color code
XYZX: 28.118 Y: 31.48 Z: 34.723copy color code
CIE LabL:62.91 a:-6.973 b:-0.589copy color code
CIE LuvL:62.91 u:-9.633 v:0.292copy color code
Decimal9084057copy color code
Hunter lab56.107, -8.732, 2.581copy color code
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