Behr Sonic Silver

Behr Sonic Silver HDC-MD-26 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Sonic Silver paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful HDC-MD-26. Find out if this gorgeous warm grey paint color would look great on your living room walls or trims, kitchen cabinet, bedroom accent wall, bathroom or house exterior.

Color code:HDC-MD-26
Color name:Sonic Silver

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What are Behr Sonic Silver undertones?

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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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

183, 183, 177

Is Behr Sonic Silver HDC-MD-26 cool or warm?

warm colors
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cool colors

With a hue of 60° this Grey refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

HDC-MD-26 Sonic Silver HSL code: 60, 4%, 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 Grey will make even large rooms feel cozy and intimate
  • Warm Grey 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

Sonic Silver HDC-MD-26 vs Classic Silver PPU18-11

Behr Sonic Silver HDC-MD-26 vs Behr Classic Silver PPU18-11Behr Sonic Silver HDC-MD-26
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Temperature: warm
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Temperature: warm

Sonic Silver HDC-MD-26 vs Chelsea Gray SW 2850

Behr Sonic Silver HDC-MD-26 vs Sherwin Williams Chelsea Gray SW 2850Behr Sonic Silver HDC-MD-26
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Temperature: warm
LRV: 46.86%
Light Medium color
Temperature: warm

Color codes

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HEX#b7b7b1copy color code
RGB Decimal183, 183, 177copy color code
RGB Percent71.76%, 71.76%, 69.41%copy color code
HSVHue: 60° Saturation: 3.28% Value: 71.76%copy color code
HSLhsl(60, 4, 71)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 0.0 Magenta: 0.0 Yellow: 3.28 Key: 28.24copy color code
YIQY: 182.316 I: 1.928 Q: -1.867copy color code
XYZX: 44.396 Y: 47.109 Z: 48.337copy color code
CIE LabL:74.259 a:-1.102 b:3.049copy color code
CIE LuvL:74.259 u:0.336 v:4.666copy color code
Decimal12040113copy color code
Hunter lab68.636, -4.653, 6.29copy color code
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