Tikkurila Mirage

Tikkurila Mirage G481 paint color review

Color code:G481
Color name:Mirage

Mirage G481 is a grayish red. This shade can be used in kitchens, bathrooms, bedrooms, nursery, and garden rooms The warm gray undertones give this muted pink color a cozy, pensive vibe. It is possible to pair with a green-based white for a timeless finish.

The nearest colors to G481 are Dulux Mellow Mocha and Dulux Perfectly Taupe, which are also muted pink colors.

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LRV of Mirage

Mirage G481 has an LRV of 62% and refers to Light colors that reflect most of the incident light

Color paint LRV values

Light Reflectance Value measures the amount of visible and usable light that reflects from a painted surface.
Simply put, the higher LRV of paint color, the brighter room you will get.
Scale goes from 0% (absolute black, absorbing all light) to 100% (pure white, reflecting 100% of all light).

Act like a pro: Choosing paint with LRV of 62.00% be attentive to your bulbs light Brightness.Light Brightness – measured in lumens. The lower LRV of paint you have, the higher lumen level you need. Every square feet of room needs at least 40 lumens. That means for a 200 square feet living room you’ll need 8000 lumens of light. To achieve that brightness, you would require a total of 8 bulbs, 1000lm each.

What are Tikkurila Mirage undertones?

Red is Tikkurila Mirage 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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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:

213, 204, 199

Is Tikkurila Mirage G481 cool or warm?

warm colors
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cool colors

With a hue of 21° this Grey refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

G481 Mirage HSL code: 21, 14%, 81%

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 Pink 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 Tikkurila Mirage:

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.

Darker shades

Tikkurila G481 Mirage

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

Mirage G481 vs Median X486

Trying to find ideal shade for your next project? Let's help you make the best decision for your design goals.

Tikkurila Mirage G481 vs Tikkurila Median X486Open Mirage G481
LRV: 62%
Light color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 62.01%
Light color
Temperature: warm

Mirage G481 vs Shawl Y467

Our comparison will assist you in determining which shade will complement your space.

Tikkurila Mirage G481 vs Tikkurila Shawl Y467Open Mirage G481
LRV: 62%
Light color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 60.27%
Light color
Temperature: warm

Color codes

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HEX#D5CCC7copy color code
RGB Decimal213, 204, 199copy color code
RGB Percent83.53%, 80.00%, 78.04%copy color code
HSVHue: 21° Saturation: 6.57% Value: 83.53%copy color code
HSLhsl(21, 14, 81)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 0.0 Magenta: 4.23 Yellow: 6.57 Key: 16.47copy color code
YIQY: 206.121 I: 6.97 Q: 0.348copy color code
XYZX: 59.34 Y: 61.456 Z: 62.753copy color code
CIE LabL:82.623 a:2.24 b:3.601copy color code
CIE LuvL:82.623 u:5.51 v:4.971copy color code
Decimal14011591copy color code
Hunter lab78.394, -2.074, 7.415copy color code