Behr Red Coral

Behr Red Coral PPU1-05A paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Red Coral paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful PPU1-05A. Find out if this gorgeous warm red paint color would look great on your living room walls or trims, kitchen cabinet, bedroom accent wall, bathroom or house exterior.

Color code:PPU1-05A
Color name:Red Coral

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What are Behr Red Coral undertones?

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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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

195, 116, 105

Is Behr Red Coral PPU1-05A cool or warm?

warm colors
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cool colors

With a hue of 7° this Red refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

PPU1-05A Red Coral HSL code: 7, 43%, 59%

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

Red Coral PPU1-05A vs Strawberry Wine MQ4-02

Behr Red Coral PPU1-05A vs Behr Strawberry Wine MQ4-02Behr Red Coral PPU1-05A
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Temperature: warm
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Temperature: warm

Red Coral PPU1-05A vs Coral Clay SW 9005

Behr Red Coral PPU1-05A vs Sherwin Williams Coral Clay SW 9005Behr Red Coral PPU1-05A
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LRV: 26%
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Temperature: warm

Color codes

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HEX#c37469copy color code
RGB Decimal195, 116, 105copy color code
RGB Percent76.47%, 45.49%, 41.18%copy color code
HSVHue: 7° Saturation: 46.15% Value: 76.47%copy color code
HSLhsl(7, 43, 59)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 0.0 Magenta: 40.51 Yellow: 46.15 Key: 23.53copy color code
YIQY: 138.367 I: 50.611 Q: 13.288copy color code
XYZX: 31.302 Y: 25.116 Z: 16.56copy color code
CIE LabL:57.188 a:29.824 b:19.429copy color code
CIE LuvL:57.188 u:56.288 v:18.963copy color code
Decimal12809321copy color code
Hunter lab50.115, 23.79, 15.489copy color code
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