50BB 08/171

Dulux Sapphire Salute

Dulux Sapphire Salute 50BB 08/171 paint color review

Color code:50BB 08/171
Color name:Sapphire Salute
Brand:Dulux

Alternative name for this color - Sapphire springs 1 Dulux Sapphire Springs 1 is a rich and deep blue color with a rich and luxurious appearance. It's a bold and dramatic shade that can add a sense of depth and sophistication to any space. This color works particularly well as an accent wall or as a bold statement in a smaller space such as a bathroom or bedroom.

Sapphire Salute for bedroom

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LRV of Sapphire Salute

Sapphire Salute 50BB 08/171 has an LRV of 8% and refers to Dark colors which means that this color almost does not reflect 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 8.00% 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 Dulux Sapphire Salute undertones?

Blue is Dulux Sapphire Salute 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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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:

#324965

RGB code:

50, 73, 101

Is Dulux Sapphire Salute 50BB 08/171 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 213° this Blue refers cool paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

50BB 08/171 Sapphire Salute HSL code: 213, 34%, 30%

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 Blue shades make a room feel sleek, fresh and modern
  • Cooler hues have a calm and relaxation effect
  • Cool Blue 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.

Coordinating colors.
Colors that go with Dulux Sapphire Salute:

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

Dulux 50BB 08/171 Sapphire Salute

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.

Dulux 50BB 08/171 Sapphire Salute

Color comparison

Sapphire Salute 50BB 08/171 vs N431

Struggling to choose the best color for your? We'll break down the differences so you can pick the perfect shade for your walls.

Dulux Sapphire Salute 50BB 08/171 vs Tikkurila  N431Dulux Sapphire Salute 50BB 08/171
LRV: 8%
Dark color
Temperature: cold
LRV: 8%
Dark color
Temperature: cold

Sapphire Salute 50BB 08/171 vs Ink M350

Struggling to choose the best color for your? We'll break down the differences so you can pick the perfect shade for your walls.

Dulux Sapphire Salute 50BB 08/171 vs Tikkurila Ink M350Dulux Sapphire Salute 50BB 08/171
LRV: 8%
Dark color
Temperature: cold
LRV: 8%
Dark color
Temperature: cold

Color codes

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HEX#324965copy color code
RGB Decimal50, 73, 101copy color code
RGB Percent19.61%, 28.63%, 39.61%copy color code
HSVHue: 213° Saturation: 50.5% Value: 39.61%copy color code
HSLhsl(213, 34, 30)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 50.5 Magenta: 27.72 Yellow: 0.0 Key: 60.39copy color code
YIQY: 69.315 I: -22.703 Q: 3.848copy color code
XYZX: 6.046 Y: 6.382 Z: 13.222copy color code
CIE LabL:30.357 a:-0.223 b:-19.113copy color code
CIE LuvL:30.357 u:-10.602 v:-24.562copy color code
Decimal3295589copy color code
Hunter lab25.263, -1.493, -13.346copy color code
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