Behr Royal Gold

Behr Royal Gold M280-4 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Royal Gold paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful M280-4. 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:M280-4
Color name:Royal Gold

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What are Behr Royal Gold undertones?

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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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

225, 188, 138

Is Behr Royal Gold M280-4 cool or warm?

warm colors
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cool colors

With a hue of 34° this Yellow refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

M280-4 Royal Gold HSL code: 34, 59%, 71%

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

Royal Gold M280-4 vs Beehive M270-5

Behr Royal Gold M280-4 vs Behr Beehive M270-5Behr Royal Gold M280-4
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Temperature: warm
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Temperature: warm

Royal Gold M280-4 vs Blonde SW 6128

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Temperature: warm
LRV: 53.83%
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Temperature: warm

Color codes

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HEX#e1bc8acopy color code
RGB Decimal225, 188, 138copy color code
RGB Percent88.24%, 73.73%, 54.12%copy color code
HSVHue: 34° Saturation: 38.67% Value: 88.24%copy color code
HSLhsl(34, 59, 71)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 0.0 Magenta: 16.44 Yellow: 38.67 Key: 11.76copy color code
YIQY: 193.363 I: 38.116 Q: -7.733copy color code
XYZX: 53.623 Y: 53.812 Z: 31.6copy color code
CIE LabL:78.352 a:6.462 b:30.26copy color code
CIE LuvL:78.352 u:27.114 v:39.186copy color code
Decimal14793866copy color code
Hunter lab73.356, 2.109, 25.809copy color code
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