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Behr Chateau (PPU7-06) Paint Color

Color Name: Chateau (PPU7-06)
Hex Color Code: #B5A28A
RGB Color Code: RGB(181, 162, 138)
CMYK Values*: 0.0%, 10.5%, 23.8%, 29.0%
Color Family (Hue): Neutral

About Chateau (PPU7-06) color - its meaning and example

What color is Chateau (PPU7-06)?

Chateau (PPU7-06) color belongs to the Neutral color family (hue). The hexadecimal color code(color number) for Chateau (PPU7-06) is #B5A28A, and the RGB color code is RGB(181, 162, 138).

In the RGB color model, Chateau (PPU7-06) has a red value of 181, a green value of 162, and a blue value of 138. The CMYK color model (also known as process color, used in color printing) comprises 0.0% cyan, 10.5% magenta, 23.8% yellow, and 29.0% key (black). The HSL color scale has a hue of 33.5° (degrees), 22.5 % saturation, and 62.5 % lightness. In the HSB/HSV color space, Chateau (PPU7-06) has a hue of 33.5° (degrees), 23.8 % saturation and 71.0 % brightness/value.

Chateau (PPU7-06) is cool or warm?

The color Chateau (PPU7-06) is a warm color.

What is the LRV of Chateau (PPU7-06)?

Chateau (PPU7-06) has an LRV of nearly 37. 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

Chateau (PPU7-06)

Light Color

Compare LRV 37 of Chateau (PPU7-06) 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 37 puts Behr Chateau (PPU7-06) 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

Chateau (PPU7-06) (Paint - Behr) color codes / color number / color space conversions - HEX, RGBA, CMYK, HSL, HSV/HSB, HYZ, CMY, HWB, RYB


RGB(181, 162, 138)
181 (71.0%)
162 (63.5%)
138 (54.1%)
1 (100.0%)




HSL(33.49deg, 22.5 %, 62.5 %)

22.51 %.
62.55 %.


RYB(54, 88, 60)
54 (21.1%)
88 (34.5%)
60 (23.3%)


23.76 %.
Brightness / Value
70.98 %.


H: 33.49°

W: 54.12 %

B: 29.02 %


X : 36.56

Y : 37.5

Z : 29.36


Y1 : 37.5

X : 0.35

Y2 : 0.36


C : 29.02%

M : 36.47%

Y : 45.88%


~ 37.5 %

Munsell Color System

4.6Y 6.6/2.6


L : 67.65

A : 3.08

B : 15.02


L : 67.65

C : 15.33

H : 78.41


L : 67.65

U : 13.2

V : 20.08


L : 61.24

A : -0.58

B : 14.44

Similar Colors and Paints

Named colors similar to Chateau (PPU7-06) (Paint - Behr)

Here are the colors similar to Chateau (PPU7-06) (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.

ΔE - 3.19 (96.8% similar)
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Similar colors from Pantone, RAL, and other color matching system

Pantone PMS

Chateau (PPU7-06) similar/equivalent colors from Pantone PMS. Conversion of Chateau (PPU7-06) to Pantone PMS

ΔE - 1.35 (98.6% similar)
ΔE - 1.72 (98.3% similar)
ΔE - 3.22 (96.8% similar)
ΔE - 3.23 (96.8% similar)

Pantone TCX

Chateau (PPU7-06) similar/equivalent colors from Pantone TCX. Conversion of Chateau (PPU7-06) to Pantone TCX

RAL Design

Chateau (PPU7-06) similar/equivalent colors from RAL Design. Conversion of Chateau (PPU7-06) to RAL Design

RAL Classic

Chateau (PPU7-06) similar/equivalent colors from RAL Classic. Conversion of Chateau (PPU7-06) to RAL Classic

RAL 1019 - Gray Beige
ΔE - 6.07 (93.9% similar)
RAL 7032 - Pebble Gray
ΔE - 7.32 (92.7% similar)
RAL 1001 - Beige
ΔE - 7.70 (92.3% similar)

British Standard 4800

Chateau (PPU7-06) similar/equivalent colors from British Standard 4800. Conversion of Chateau (PPU7-06) to British Standard 4800

BS 00-A-03 - Grey
ΔE - 7.70 (92.3% similar)

Paint similar to Chateau (PPU7-06) (Paint - Behr)

Here are the best recommended paint colors similar to Chateau (PPU7-06) (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.


Chateau (PPU7-06) similar/equivalent paint from Behr. Conversion of Chateau (PPU7-06) to Behr

Midtown (MQ2-47)
ΔE - 0.78 (99.2% similar)
Open Canyon (N300-4)
ΔE - 2.10 (97.9% similar)
British Khaki (MQ2-25)
ΔE - 2.11 (97.9% similar)

Sherwin Williams

Chateau (PPU7-06) similar/equivalent paint from Sherwin Williams. Conversion of Chateau (PPU7-06) to Sherwin Williams

Studio Taupe (SW 7549)
ΔE - 2.09 (97.9% similar)
Prairie Grass (SW 7546)
ΔE - 2.15 (97.9% similar)
Tony Taupe (SW 7038)
ΔE - 2.35 (97.6% similar)
Fenland (SW 7544)
ΔE - 2.96 (97.0% similar)

PPG Paints

Chateau (PPU7-06) similar/equivalent paint from PPG Paints. Conversion of Chateau (PPU7-06) to PPG Paints

Weathered Wood (PPG1077-4)
ΔE - 2.23 (97.8% similar)
Stony Creek (PPG1097-5)
ΔE - 3.15 (96.9% similar)
Cuppa Coffee (PPG1076-4)
ΔE - 3.23 (96.8% similar)
Diversion (PPG1021-4)
ΔE - 3.68 (96.3% similar)


Chateau (PPU7-06) similar/equivalent paint from Dunn-Edwards. Conversion of Chateau (PPU7-06) to Dunn-Edwards

Hickory (DEC 759)
ΔE - 2.27 (97.7% similar)
Baked Potato (DEC 717)
ΔE - 2.62 (97.4% similar)
Egyptian Sand (DE 6207)
ΔE - 3.28 (96.7% similar)
Wooden Peg (DE 6215)
ΔE - 3.41 (96.6% similar)


Chateau (PPU7-06) similar/equivalent paint from Valspar. Conversion of Chateau (PPU7-06) to Valspar

Brown Bunny (T577)
ΔE - 2.65 (97.3% similar)
Smoky Topaz (V134-4)
ΔE - 2.72 (97.3% similar)
Wetland Clay (3007-10A)
ΔE - 2.73 (97.3% similar)
Ode to Joy (V147-3)
ΔE - 2.79 (97.2% similar)

Benjamin Moore

Chateau (PPU7-06) similar/equivalent paint from Benjamin Moore. Conversion of Chateau (PPU7-06) to Benjamin Moore

Turret (CC-604)
ΔE - 3.05 (96.9% similar)
Indian River (985)
ΔE - 3.60 (96.4% similar)
Greenbrier Beige (HC-79)
ΔE - 3.64 (96.4% similar)
Huntington Beige (HC-21)
ΔE - 3.80 (96.2% 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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