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Behr Hazel (S280-6) Paint Color

Color Name: Hazel (S280-6)
Hex Color Code: #A47F59
RGB Color Code: RGB(164, 127, 89)
CMYK Values*: 0.0%, 22.6%, 45.7%, 35.7%
Color Family (Hue): Yellow

About Hazel (S280-6) color - its meaning and example

What color is Hazel (S280-6)?

Hazel (S280-6) color belongs to the Yellow color family (hue). The hexadecimal color code(color number) for Hazel (S280-6) is #A47F59, and the RGB color code is RGB(164, 127, 89).

In the RGB color model, Hazel (S280-6) has a red value of 164, a green value of 127, and a blue value of 89. The CMYK color model (also known as process color, used in color printing) comprises 0.0% cyan, 22.6% magenta, 45.7% yellow, and 35.7% key (black). The HSL color scale has a hue of 30.4° (degrees), 29.6 % saturation, and 49.6 % lightness. In the HSB/HSV color space, Hazel (S280-6) has a hue of 30.4° (degrees), 45.7 % saturation and 64.3 % brightness/value.

Hazel (S280-6) is cool or warm?

The color Hazel (S280-6) is a warm color.

What is the LRV of Hazel (S280-6)?

Hazel (S280-6) has an LRV of nearly 24. By LRV value, it is a medium dark 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

Hazel (S280-6)

Light Color

Compare LRV 24 of Hazel (S280-6) 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 24 puts Behr Hazel (S280-6) 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

Hazel (S280-6) (Paint - Behr) color codes / color number / color space conversions - HEX, RGBA, CMYK, HSL, HSV/HSB, HYZ, CMY, HWB, RYB


RGB(164, 127, 89)
164 (64.3%)
127 (49.8%)
89 (34.9%)
1 (100.0%)




HSL(30.4deg, 29.6 %, 49.6 %)

29.64 %.
49.61 %.


RYB(92, 113, 77)
92 (36.2%)
113 (44.4%)
77 (30.1%)


45.73 %.
Brightness / Value
64.31 %.


H: 30.4°

W: 34.90 %

B: 35.69 %


X : 24.7

Y : 23.79

Z : 12.74


Y1 : 23.79

X : 0.4

Y2 : 0.39


C : 35.69%

M : 50.20%

Y : 65.10%


~ 23.8 %

Munsell Color System

0.5Y 5.4/4.4


L : 55.88

A : 9.26

B : 26.1


L : 55.88

C : 27.7

H : 70.47


L : 55.88

U : 27.26

V : 30.31


L : 48.78

A : 5.04

B : 18.66

Similar Colors and Paints

Named colors similar to Hazel (S280-6) (Paint - Behr)

Here are the colors similar to Hazel (S280-6) (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.

French Beige
ΔE - 3.44 (96.6% similar)
Tuscan Tan
ΔE - 3.44 (96.6% similar)
ΔE - 3.44 (96.6% similar)
Pale Brown
ΔE - 3.75 (96.2% similar)

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

Pantone PMS

Hazel (S280-6) similar/equivalent colors from Pantone PMS. Conversion of Hazel (S280-6) to Pantone PMS

ΔE - 2.29 (97.7% similar)
ΔE - 2.67 (97.3% similar)
ΔE - 3.43 (96.6% similar)
ΔE - 3.57 (96.4% similar)

RAL Design

Hazel (S280-6) similar/equivalent colors from RAL Design. Conversion of Hazel (S280-6) to RAL Design

RAL Classic

Hazel (S280-6) similar/equivalent colors from RAL Classic. Conversion of Hazel (S280-6) to RAL Classic

RAL 1011 - Brown Beige
ΔE - 3.56 (96.4% similar)

Pantone TCX

Hazel (S280-6) similar/equivalent colors from Pantone TCX. Conversion of Hazel (S280-6) to Pantone TCX

British Standard 4800

Hazel (S280-6) similar/equivalent colors from British Standard 4800. Conversion of Hazel (S280-6) to British Standard 4800

BS 04-B-19 - Beige
ΔE - 4.64 (95.4% similar)
BS 06-C-37 - Brownstone
ΔE - 7.70 (92.3% similar)
BS 08-B-23 - Brown
ΔE - 7.99 (92.0% similar)

Paint similar to Hazel (S280-6) (Paint - Behr)

Here are the best recommended paint colors similar to Hazel (S280-6) (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.

Benjamin Moore

Hazel (S280-6) similar/equivalent paint from Benjamin Moore. Conversion of Hazel (S280-6) to Benjamin Moore

Fairmont Gold (1071)
ΔE - 0.95 (99.1% similar)
Café au Lait (CSP-290)
ΔE - 1.20 (98.8% similar)
Glazed Pear (1092)
ΔE - 2.83 (97.2% similar)
Caramel Apple (1042)
ΔE - 3.25 (96.8% similar)

PPG Paints

Hazel (S280-6) similar/equivalent paint from PPG Paints. Conversion of Hazel (S280-6) to PPG Paints

Cinnamon Crunch (PPG1080-6)
ΔE - 1.30 (98.7% similar)
Treasure Hunt (PPG16-16)
ΔE - 2.08 (97.9% similar)
Bronco Brown (PPG15-03)
ΔE - 2.94 (97.1% similar)
Cocoa Cupcake (PPG1086-7)
ΔE - 4.01 (96.0% similar)


Hazel (S280-6) similar/equivalent paint from Dunn-Edwards. Conversion of Hazel (S280-6) to Dunn-Edwards

Burnt Butter (DET 483)
ΔE - 1.37 (98.6% similar)
Roman Brick (DEC 713)
ΔE - 2.67 (97.3% similar)
Sandpit (DE 6118)
ΔE - 2.73 (97.3% similar)
S'mores (DE 6111)
ΔE - 2.87 (97.1% similar)


Hazel (S280-6) similar/equivalent paint from Valspar. Conversion of Hazel (S280-6) to Valspar

Freckled Nose (V086-4)
ΔE - 1.67 (98.3% similar)
Haute Hickory (8004-17F)
ΔE - 2.26 (97.7% similar)
Elegant Earth (M135)
ΔE - 2.54 (97.5% similar)
Leather Satchel (3003-7B)
ΔE - 3.07 (96.9% similar)

Sherwin Williams

Hazel (S280-6) similar/equivalent paint from Sherwin Williams. Conversion of Hazel (S280-6) to Sherwin Williams

Almond Roca (SW 9105)
ΔE - 1.86 (98.1% similar)
Smokey Topaz (SW 6117)
ΔE - 3.03 (97.0% similar)
Meadowlark (SW 7522)
ΔE - 3.73 (96.3% similar)
Rookwood Clay (SW 2823)
ΔE - 4.16 (95.8% similar)


Hazel (S280-6) similar/equivalent paint from Behr. Conversion of Hazel (S280-6) to Behr

Antique Penny (S270-7)
ΔE - 2.18 (97.8% similar)
Outdoor Land (MQ2-11)
ΔE - 2.28 (97.7% similar)
Westminster (N270-6)
ΔE - 2.31 (97.7% similar)
Ancient Pottery (N250-5)
ΔE - 2.57 (97.4% 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

Behr Hazel (S280-6) - #A47F59 Color Images and Patterns

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