Behr Studio Clay MQ2-27

Color code:MQ2-27
Color name:Studio Clay

Experience the peaceful warmth of Behr Studio Clay (MQ2-27) enveloping your living space with its earthy charm. This versatile color effortlessly enhances the cozy ambiance of both living rooms and bedrooms, creating a serene retreat to unwind after a long day. Studio Clay (MQ2-27) adds a touch of sophistication to dining areas, inviting you to savor meals in a relaxing atmosphere. Pair it with natural textures and greenery for a harmonious and grounding effect throughout your home. Let Behr's Studio Clay (MQ2-27) transform your rooms into tranquil havens that exude timeless elegance and comfort.

What are Behr Studio Clay undertones?

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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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

HEX value:


RGB code:

217, 204, 184

Is Behr Studio Clay MQ2-27 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 36° this Beige refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

MQ2-27 Studio Clay HSL code: 36, 30%, 79%

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 Beige will make even large rooms feel cozy and intimate
  • Warm Beige 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.

Coordinating colors.
Colors that go with Behr Studio Clay:

Monochromatic color scheme

Monochromatic color scheme

This scheme consists of different shades, tints, and tones of a single color. It's the perfect hue combination, but with no accent decor it's pretty boring.

Lighter shades

Darker shades

Complementary color scheme

Complementary color scheme

This color scheme is a combination of two colors that are opposite each other on the color wheel. The high contrast between these colors creates a vibrant and dynamic visual effect.

Color comparison

Studio Clay MQ2-27 vs Wool Skein SW 6148

Behr Studio Clay MQ2-27 vs Sherwin Williams Wool Skein SW 6148Open Studio Clay MQ2-27
LRV: 61.36%
Light color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 62.75%
Light color
Temperature: warm

Studio Clay MQ2-27 vs Warm Oats SW 9511

Behr Studio Clay MQ2-27 vs Sherwin Williams Warm Oats SW 9511Open Studio Clay MQ2-27
LRV: 61.36%
Light color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 62.65%
Light color
Temperature: warm