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Behr Brocade (MQ4-29) Paint Color

Color Name: Brocade (MQ4-29)
Hex Color Code: #8C87C5
RGB Color Code: RGB(140, 135, 197)
CMYK Values*: 28.9%, 31.5%, 0.0%, 22.7%
Color Family (Hue): Purple

About Brocade (MQ4-29) color - its meaning and example

What color is Brocade (MQ4-29)?

Brocade (MQ4-29) color belongs to the Purple color family (hue). The hexadecimal color code(color number) for Brocade (MQ4-29) is #8C87C5, and the RGB color code is RGB(140, 135, 197).

In the RGB color model, Brocade (MQ4-29) has a red value of 140, a green value of 135, and a blue value of 197. The CMYK color model (also known as process color, used in color printing) comprises 28.9% cyan, 31.5% magenta, 0.0% yellow, and 22.7% key (black). The HSL color scale has a hue of 244.8° (degrees), 34.8 % saturation, and 65.1 % lightness. In the HSB/HSV color space, Brocade (MQ4-29) has a hue of 244.8° (degrees), 31.5 % saturation and 77.3 % brightness/value.

Brocade (MQ4-29) is cool or warm?

The color Brocade (MQ4-29) is a cool color.

What is the LRV of Brocade (MQ4-29)?

Brocade (MQ4-29) has an LRV of nearly 27. By LRV value, it is a medium color.

Light Reflectance Value (LRV) is a measure of how much visible light is reflected off a surface. It is a number on a scale of 0 to 100, with 0 being pure black and 100 being pure white. The higher the LRV, the more light the color reflects and the lighter it will appear.

Dark Color

Brocade (MQ4-29)

Light Color

Compare LRV 27 of Brocade (MQ4-29) with dark and light Color

LRV is important to consider when choosing paint colors for a room, as it can affect the overall brightness and mood of the space. Lighter colors with higher LRVs will make a room feel more spacious and airy, while darker colors with lower LRVs will create a more intimate and cozy atmosphere.
LRV value 27 puts Behr Brocade (MQ4-29) paint color in the darker category.

  • Darker colors: Darker colors have lower LRV numbers because they absorb more light than they reflect. This means that they will make a room feel darker and smaller.
  • Lighter colors: Lighter colors have higher LRV numbers because they reflect more light than they absorb. This means that they will make a room feel brighter and more spacious.

Color Codes - Color Space Conversions

Brocade (MQ4-29) (Paint - Behr) color codes / color number / color space conversions - HEX, RGBA, CMYK, HSL, HSV/HSB, HYZ, CMY, HWB, RYB


RGB(140, 135, 197)
140 (54.9%)
135 (52.9%)
197 (77.3%)
1 (100.0%)




HSL(244.84deg, 34.8 %, 65.1 %)

34.83 %.
65.10 %.


RYB(43, 46, 95)
43 (16.9%)
46 (17.8%)
95 (37.1%)


31.47 %.
Brightness / Value
77.25 %.


H: 244.84°

W: 52.94 %

B: 22.75 %


X : 29.56

Y : 26.93

Z : 56.46


Y1 : 26.93

X : 0.26

Y2 : 0.24


C : 45.10%

M : 47.06%

Y : 22.75%


~ 26.9 %

Munsell Color System

9.2PB 5.7/7.2


L : 58.91

A : 15.85

B : -31.52


L : 58.91

C : 35.28

H : 296.69


L : 58.91

U : -1.35

V : -50.78


L : 51.9

A : 10.84

B : -28.18

Similar Colors and Paints

Named colors similar to Brocade (MQ4-29) (Paint - Behr)

Here are the colors similar to Brocade (MQ4-29) (Paint - Behr). Delta E (ΔE) is the measure of the difference between two colors. Delta E is measured on a scale from 0 to 100, where 0 means exact match, and 100 is the highest difference.

Purple Yam
ΔE - 5.07 (94.9% similar)
Wild Blue Yonder
ΔE - 5.50 (94.5% similar)
Blue Bell
ΔE - 5.73 (94.3% similar)
Middle Blue Purple
ΔE - 7.23 (92.8% similar)

Similar colors from Pantone, RAL, and other color matching system

RAL Design

Brocade (MQ4-29) similar/equivalent colors from RAL Design. Conversion of Brocade (MQ4-29) to RAL Design

Pantone PMS

Brocade (MQ4-29) similar/equivalent colors from Pantone PMS. Conversion of Brocade (MQ4-29) to Pantone PMS

ΔE - 1.56 (98.4% similar)
ΔE - 3.92 (96.1% similar)
ΔE - 4.00 (96.0% similar)
ΔE - 4.42 (95.6% similar)

Pantone TCX

Brocade (MQ4-29) similar/equivalent colors from Pantone TCX. Conversion of Brocade (MQ4-29) to Pantone TCX

Paint similar to Brocade (MQ4-29) (Paint - Behr)

Here are the best recommended paint colors similar to Brocade (MQ4-29) (Paint - Behr). Delta E (ΔE) is the measure of the difference between two colors. Delta E is measured on a scale from 0 to 100, where 0 means exact match, and 100 is the highest difference.


Brocade (MQ4-29) similar/equivalent paint from Behr. Conversion of Brocade (MQ4-29) to Behr

Carriage Ride (P550-5)
ΔE - 2.50 (97.5% similar)
Unimaginable (P560-5)
ΔE - 3.77 (96.2% similar)
Lily Of The Nile (PPU16-05)
ΔE - 5.13 (94.9% similar)


Brocade (MQ4-29) similar/equivalent paint from Dunn-Edwards. Conversion of Brocade (MQ4-29) to Dunn-Edwards

Faraway Sky (DE 5942)
ΔE - 2.29 (97.7% similar)
Twilight Twinkle (DE 5907)
ΔE - 4.50 (95.5% similar)
Enchanting Sky (DE 5900)
ΔE - 7.06 (92.9% similar)
Lush Lilac (DE 5970)
ΔE - 7.46 (92.5% similar)

Benjamin Moore

Brocade (MQ4-29) similar/equivalent paint from Benjamin Moore. Conversion of Brocade (MQ4-29) to Benjamin Moore

California Lilac (2068-40)
ΔE - 3.13 (96.9% similar)
Softened Violet (1420)
ΔE - 3.97 (96.0% similar)
Purple Heart (1406)
ΔE - 6.23 (93.8% similar)

PPG Paints

Brocade (MQ4-29) similar/equivalent paint from PPG Paints. Conversion of Brocade (MQ4-29) to PPG Paints

Magic Carpet (PPG1248-6)
ΔE - 3.21 (96.8% similar)
Magical Moment (PPG17-06)
ΔE - 4.01 (96.0% similar)
Skysail Blue (PPG1167-5)
ΔE - 5.99 (94.0% similar)
Purple Rhapsody (PPG1247-6)
ΔE - 6.05 (94.0% similar)


Brocade (MQ4-29) similar/equivalent paint from Valspar. Conversion of Brocade (MQ4-29) to Valspar

Plush (8001-47E)
ΔE - 3.49 (96.5% similar)
Bravo! (8001-48E)
ΔE - 5.04 (95.0% similar)
Fields of Heather (8001-47D)
ΔE - 6.67 (93.3% similar)
Purpleheart (8001-48D)
ΔE - 7.07 (92.9% similar)

Sherwin Williams

Brocade (MQ4-29) similar/equivalent paint from Sherwin Williams. Conversion of Brocade (MQ4-29) to Sherwin Williams

Brave Purple (SW 6823)
ΔE - 5.54 (94.5% similar)
Dahlia (SW 6816)
ΔE - 6.55 (93.5% similar)
Kismet (SW 6830)
ΔE - 7.84 (92.2% similar)
Gentian (SW 6817)
ΔE - 10.61 (89.4% similar)

Color Combinations

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Monochromatic Color Palette

Monochromatic colors belong to the same hue angle but different tints and shades. Monochromatic color palette can be generated by keeping the exact hue of the base color and then changing the saturation and lightness.

Analogous Color Palette

Analogous colors are a group of colors adjacent to each other on a color wheel. Group of these adjacent colors forms Analogous color scheme Palette. Analogous Palette can be generated by increasing or decreasing the hue value by 30 points.

Triadic Color Palette

The triadic color palette has three colors separated by 120° in the RGB color wheel

Tetradic Color Palette

The tetradic colour scheme composed of two sets of complementary colors in a rectangular shape on the color wheel.

Example Color Images and Mockup

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