Behr Silver Mine

Behr Silver Mine PPU26-18 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Silver Mine paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful PPU26-18. Find out if this gorgeous cold grey paint color would look great on your living room walls or trims, kitchen cabinet, bedroom accent wall, bathroom or house exterior.

Color code:PPU26-18
Color name:Silver Mine

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What are Behr Silver Mine undertones?

Green is Behr Silver Mine 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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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:

190, 194, 193

Is Behr Silver Mine PPU26-18 cool or warm?

warm colors
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cool colors

With a hue of 165° this Grey refers cool paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

PPU26-18 Silver Mine HSL code: 165, 3%, 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 Grey shades make a room feel sleek, fresh and modern
  • Cooler hues have a calm and relaxation effect
  • Cool Grey 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

Silver Mine PPU26-18 vs Hush PPU26-16

Behr Silver Mine PPU26-18 vs Behr Hush PPU26-16Behr Silver Mine PPU26-18
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Temperature: cold
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Temperature: cold

Color codes

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HEX#bec2c1copy color code
RGB Decimal190, 194, 193copy color code
RGB Percent74.51%, 76.08%, 75.69%copy color code
HSVHue: 165° Saturation: 2.06% Value: 76.08%copy color code
HSLhsl(165, 3, 75)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 2.06 Magenta: 0.0 Yellow: 0.52 Key: 23.92copy color code
YIQY: 192.69 I: -2.062 Q: -1.157copy color code
XYZX: 50.15 Y: 53.381 Z: 58.099copy color code
CIE LabL:78.099 a:-1.569 b:0.022copy color code
CIE LuvL:78.099 u:-2.195 v:0.305copy color code
Decimal12501697copy color code
Hunter lab73.062, -5.336, 3.996copy color code
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