PPU26-20

Behr Smokey Lilac

Behr Smokey Lilac PPU26-20 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Smokey Lilac paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful PPU26-20. 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:PPU26-20
Color name:Smokey Lilac
Brand:Behr

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What are Behr Smokey Lilac undertones?

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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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

#9A9DA2

RGB code:

154, 157, 162

Is Behr Smokey Lilac PPU26-20 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 217° this Grey refers cool paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

PPU26-20 Smokey Lilac HSL code: 217, 4%, 62%

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

Smokey Lilac PPU26-20 vs Art Nouveau Glass N570-3

Behr Smokey Lilac PPU26-20 vs Behr Art Nouveau Glass N570-3Behr Smokey Lilac PPU26-20
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Temperature: cold
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Smokey Lilac PPU26-20 vs Let it Rain SW 9152

Behr Smokey Lilac PPU26-20 vs Sherwin Williams Let it Rain SW 9152Behr Smokey Lilac PPU26-20
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Temperature: cold
LRV: 34.29%
Medium color
Temperature: cold

Color codes

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HEX#9a9da2copy color code
RGB Decimal154, 157, 162copy color code
RGB Percent60.39%, 61.57%, 63.53%copy color code
HSVHue: 217° Saturation: 4.94% Value: 63.53%copy color code
HSLhsl(217, 4, 62)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 4.94 Magenta: 3.09 Yellow: 0.0 Key: 36.47copy color code
YIQY: 156.673 I: -3.394 Q: 0.921copy color code
XYZX: 31.903 Y: 33.592 Z: 38.976copy color code
CIE LabL:64.638 a:-0.092 b:-2.976copy color code
CIE LuvL:64.638 u:-1.957 v:-4.325copy color code
Decimal10132898copy color code
Hunter lab57.959, -3.174, 0.7copy color code
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