MQ1-20

Behr Rust

Behr Rust MQ1-20 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Rust paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful MQ1-20. 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:MQ1-20
Color name:Rust
Brand:Behr

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What are Behr Rust undertones?

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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate

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HEX value

HEX value:

#885A51

RGB code:

136, 90, 81

Is Behr Rust MQ1-20 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 10° this Red refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

MQ1-20 Rust HSL code: 10, 25%, 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

Rust MQ1-20 vs Rich Brocade MQ1-21

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Temperature: warm
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Temperature: warm

Rust MQ1-20 vs Canyon Clay SW 6054

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Temperature: warm
LRV: 12.73%
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Temperature: warm

Color codes

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HEX#885a51copy color code
RGB Decimal136, 90, 81copy color code
RGB Percent53.33%, 35.29%, 31.76%copy color code
HSVHue: 10° Saturation: 40.44% Value: 53.33%copy color code
HSLhsl(10, 25, 43)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 0.0 Magenta: 33.82 Yellow: 40.44 Key: 46.67copy color code
YIQY: 102.728 I: 30.304 Q: 6.93copy color code
XYZX: 15.295 Y: 13.142 Z: 9.513copy color code
CIE LabL:42.976 a:17.755 b:12.936copy color code
CIE LuvL:42.976 u:31.322 v:12.578copy color code
Decimal8936017copy color code
Hunter lab36.252, 11.872, 9.817copy color code
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