Behr Red Curry

Behr Red Curry S170-6 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Red Curry paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful S170-6. 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:S170-6
Color name:Red Curry

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What are Behr Red Curry undertones?

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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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

139, 94, 82

Is Behr Red Curry S170-6 cool or warm?

warm colors
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cool colors

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

S170-6 Red Curry HSL code: 13, 26%, 43%

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 Curry S170-6 vs Carpe Diem MQ1-16

Behr Red Curry S170-6 vs Behr Carpe Diem MQ1-16Behr Red Curry S170-6
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Temperature: warm
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Temperature: warm

Red Curry S170-6 vs Canyon Clay SW 6054

Behr Red Curry S170-6 vs Sherwin Williams Canyon Clay SW 6054Behr Red Curry S170-6
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Temperature: warm
LRV: 12.73%
Medium Dark color
Temperature: warm

Color codes

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HEX#8b5e52copy color code
RGB Decimal139, 94, 82copy color code
RGB Percent54.51%, 36.86%, 32.16%copy color code
HSVHue: 13° Saturation: 41.01% Value: 54.51%copy color code
HSLhsl(13, 26, 43)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 0.0 Magenta: 32.37 Yellow: 41.01 Key: 45.49copy color code
YIQY: 106.087 I: 30.672 Q: 5.785copy color code
XYZX: 16.174 Y: 14.105 Z: 9.851copy color code
CIE LabL:44.383 a:16.802 b:14.323copy color code
CIE LuvL:44.383 u:30.926 v:14.443copy color code
Decimal9133650copy color code
Hunter lab37.556, 11.148, 10.738copy color code
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