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Behr Hummus (PPU6-11) Paint Color

Color Name: Hummus (PPU6-11)
Hex Color Code: #EED8B2
RGB Color Code: RGB(238, 216, 178)
CMYK Values*: 0.0%, 9.2%, 25.2%, 6.7%
Color Family (Hue): Yellow

About Hummus (PPU6-11) color - its meaning and example

What color is Hummus (PPU6-11)?

Hummus (PPU6-11) color belongs to the Yellow color family (hue). The hexadecimal color code(color number) for Hummus (PPU6-11) is #EED8B2, and the RGB color code is RGB(238, 216, 178).

In the RGB color model, Hummus (PPU6-11) has a red value of 238, a green value of 216, and a blue value of 178. The CMYK color model (also known as process color, used in color printing) comprises 0.0% cyan, 9.2% magenta, 25.2% yellow, and 6.7% key (black). The HSL color scale has a hue of 38° (degrees), 63.8 % saturation, and 81.6 % lightness. In the HSB/HSV color space, Hummus (PPU6-11) has a hue of 38° (degrees), 25.2 % saturation and 93.3 % brightness/value.

Hummus (PPU6-11) is cool or warm?

The color Hummus (PPU6-11) is a warm color.

What is the LRV of Hummus (PPU6-11)?

Hummus (PPU6-11) has an LRV of nearly 71. By LRV value, it is a light 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

Hummus (PPU6-11)

Light Color

Compare LRV 71 of Hummus (PPU6-11) 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 71 puts Behr Hummus (PPU6-11) paint color in the lighter 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

Hummus (PPU6-11) (Paint - Behr) color codes / color number / color space conversions - HEX, RGBA, CMYK, HSL, HSV/HSB, HYZ, CMY, HWB, RYB


RGB(238, 216, 178)
238 (93.3%)
216 (84.7%)
178 (69.8%)
1 (100.0%)




HSL(38deg, 63.8 %, 81.6 %)

63.83 %.
81.57 %.


RYB(20, 67, 19)
20 (7.7%)
67 (26.1%)
19 (7.3%)


25.21 %.
Brightness / Value
93.33 %.


H: 38°

W: 69.80 %

B: 6.67 %


X : 67.85

Y : 70.5

Z : 52.15


Y1 : 70.5

X : 0.36

Y2 : 0.37


C : 6.67%

M : 15.29%

Y : 30.20%


~ 70.5 %

Munsell Color System

3.7Y 8.6/3.4


L : 87.24

A : 1.85

B : 21.52


L : 87.24

C : 21.6

H : 85.08


L : 87.24

U : 15.75

V : 30.25


L : 83.97

A : -2.7

B : 21.95

Similar Colors and Paints

Named colors similar to Hummus (PPU6-11) (Paint - Behr)

Here are the colors similar to Hummus (PPU6-11) (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 - 1.87 (98.1% similar)
Dutch White
ΔE - 2.63 (97.4% similar)
ΔE - 3.67 (96.3% similar)
ΔE - 4.02 (96.0% similar)

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

Pantone TCX

Hummus (PPU6-11) similar/equivalent colors from Pantone TCX. Conversion of Hummus (PPU6-11) to Pantone TCX

RAL Design

Hummus (PPU6-11) similar/equivalent colors from RAL Design. Conversion of Hummus (PPU6-11) to RAL Design

Pantone PMS

Hummus (PPU6-11) similar/equivalent colors from Pantone PMS. Conversion of Hummus (PPU6-11) to Pantone PMS

ΔE - 1.47 (98.5% similar)
ΔE - 2.95 (97.0% similar)
ΔE - 3.74 (96.3% similar)
ΔE - 3.76 (96.2% similar)

RAL Classic

Hummus (PPU6-11) similar/equivalent colors from RAL Classic. Conversion of Hummus (PPU6-11) to RAL Classic

RAL 1015 - Light Ivory
ΔE - 3.00 (97.0% similar)
RAL 1014 - Ivory
ΔE - 4.87 (95.1% similar)
RAL 1013 - Oyster White
ΔE - 6.53 (93.5% similar)

British Standard 4800

Hummus (PPU6-11) similar/equivalent colors from British Standard 4800. Conversion of Hummus (PPU6-11) to British Standard 4800

BS 06-A-03 - Grey
ΔE - 5.07 (94.9% similar)

Paint similar to Hummus (PPU6-11) (Paint - Behr)

Here are the best recommended paint colors similar to Hummus (PPU6-11) (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.


Hummus (PPU6-11) similar/equivalent paint from Behr. Conversion of Hummus (PPU6-11) to Behr

Taj Mahal (M300-2)
ΔE - 1.63 (98.4% similar)
Cream Custard (M270-3)
ΔE - 1.78 (98.2% similar)
Brushstroke (M320-3)
ΔE - 2.07 (97.9% similar)

Sherwin Williams

Hummus (PPU6-11) similar/equivalent paint from Sherwin Williams. Conversion of Hummus (PPU6-11) to Sherwin Williams

Concord Buff (SW 7684)
ΔE - 0.71 (99.3% similar)
Convivial Yellow (SW 6393)
ΔE - 1.31 (98.7% similar)
Captivating Cream (SW 6659)
ΔE - 1.76 (98.2% similar)
Jersey Cream (SW 6379)
ΔE - 1.86 (98.1% similar)


Hummus (PPU6-11) similar/equivalent paint from Dunn-Edwards. Conversion of Hummus (PPU6-11) to Dunn-Edwards

Cameo (DEC 742)
ΔE - 1.79 (98.2% similar)
Champagne (DEC 723)
ΔE - 1.80 (98.2% similar)
Crème Fraîche (DET 654)
ΔE - 1.91 (98.1% similar)

Benjamin Moore

Hummus (PPU6-11) similar/equivalent paint from Benjamin Moore. Conversion of Hummus (PPU6-11) to Benjamin Moore

Precious Ivory (185)
ΔE - 1.02 (99.0% similar)
Key West Ivory (192)
ΔE - 1.12 (98.9% similar)
Birmingham Cream (164)
ΔE - 1.78 (98.2% similar)
Golden Straw (2152-50)
ΔE - 2.07 (97.9% similar)


Hummus (PPU6-11) similar/equivalent paint from Valspar. Conversion of Hummus (PPU6-11) to Valspar

Filtered Light (V093-1)
ΔE - 1.25 (98.7% similar)
Homey Cream (3007-6B)
ΔE - 1.62 (98.4% similar)
Rose of Texas (T539)
ΔE - 2.26 (97.7% similar)
Subtle Glow (V055-1)
ΔE - 2.28 (97.7% similar)

PPG Paints

Hummus (PPU6-11) similar/equivalent paint from PPG Paints. Conversion of Hummus (PPU6-11) to PPG Paints

Limitless (PPG1091-3)
ΔE - 1.50 (98.5% similar)
Waves Of Grain (PPG12-07)
ΔE - 1.62 (98.4% similar)
Cordon Bleu (PPG12-02)
ΔE - 1.72 (98.3% similar)
Millet (PPG12-10)
ΔE - 1.95 (98.1% 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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