Behr Serene Thought

Behr Serene Thought P470-2 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Serene Thought paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful P470-2. Find out if this gorgeous cold blue paint color would look great on your living room walls or trims, kitchen cabinet, bedroom accent wall, bathroom or house exterior.

Color code:P470-2
Color name:Serene Thought

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What are Behr Serene Thought undertones?

Blue is Behr Serene Thought 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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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:

157, 220, 226

Is Behr Serene Thought P470-2 cool or warm?

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cool colors

With a hue of 185° this Blue refers cool paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

P470-2 Serene Thought HSL code: 185, 54%, 75%

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

Serene Thought P470-2 vs Blue Sarong P490-2

Behr Serene Thought P470-2 vs Behr Blue Sarong P490-2Behr Serene Thought P470-2
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Temperature: cold
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Temperature: cold

Serene Thought P470-2 vs Bluebell SW 6793

Behr Serene Thought P470-2 vs Sherwin Williams Bluebell SW 6793Behr Serene Thought P470-2
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Temperature: cold
LRV: 60.94%
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Temperature: cold

Color codes

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HEX#9ddce2copy color code
RGB Decimal157, 220, 226copy color code
RGB Percent61.57%, 86.27%, 88.63%copy color code
HSVHue: 185° Saturation: 30.53% Value: 88.63%copy color code
HSLhsl(185, 54, 75)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 30.53 Magenta: 2.65 Yellow: 0.0 Key: 11.37copy color code
YIQY: 201.847 I: -39.47 Q: -11.46copy color code
XYZX: 53.22 Y: 63.843 Z: 81.45copy color code
CIE LabL:83.884 a:-18.422 b:-9.341copy color code
CIE LuvL:83.884 u:-30.799 v:-11.534copy color code
Decimal10345698copy color code
Hunter lab79.902, -20.935, -4.508copy color code
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