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Behr Periwinkle (P530-4) Paint Color

Color Name: Periwinkle (P530-4)
Hex Color Code: #82A3D7
RGB Color Code: RGB(130, 163, 215)
CMYK Values*: 39.5%, 24.2%, 0.0%, 15.7%
Color Family (Hue): Purple

About Periwinkle (P530-4) color - its meaning and example

What color is Periwinkle (P530-4)?

Periwinkle (P530-4) color belongs to the Purple color family (hue). The hexadecimal color code(color number) for Periwinkle (P530-4) is #82A3D7, and the RGB color code is RGB(130, 163, 215).

In the RGB color model, Periwinkle (P530-4) has a red value of 130, a green value of 163, and a blue value of 215. The CMYK color model (also known as process color, used in color printing) comprises 39.5% cyan, 24.2% magenta, 0.0% yellow, and 15.7% key (black). The HSL color scale has a hue of 216.7° (degrees), 51.5 % saturation, and 67.6 % lightness. In the HSB/HSV color space, Periwinkle (P530-4) has a hue of 216.7° (degrees), 39.5 % saturation and 84.3 % brightness/value.

Periwinkle (P530-4) is cool or warm?

The color Periwinkle (P530-4) is a cool color.

What is the LRV of Periwinkle (P530-4)?

Periwinkle (P530-4) has an LRV of nearly 36. 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

Periwinkle (P530-4)

Light Color

Compare LRV 36 of Periwinkle (P530-4) 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 36 puts Behr Periwinkle (P530-4) 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

Periwinkle (P530-4) (Paint - Behr) color codes / color number / color space conversions - HEX, RGBA, CMYK, HSL, HSV/HSB, HYZ, CMY, HWB, RYB


RGB(130, 163, 215)
130 (51.0%)
163 (63.9%)
215 (84.3%)
1 (100.0%)




HSL(216.71deg, 51.5 %, 67.6 %)

51.52 %.
67.65 %.


RYB(27, 36, 84)
27 (10.5%)
36 (14.2%)
84 (32.9%)


39.53 %.
Brightness / Value
84.31 %.


H: 216.71°

W: 50.98 %

B: 15.69 %


X : 34.57

Y : 35.85

Z : 69.39


Y1 : 35.85

X : 0.25

Y2 : 0.26


C : 49.02%

M : 36.08%

Y : 15.69%


~ 35.8 %

Munsell Color System

3.5PB 6.5/6.7


L : 66.4

A : 1.72

B : -30.04


L : 66.4

C : 30.08

H : 273.28


L : 66.4

U : -17.84

V : -47.43


L : 59.87

A : -1.71

B : -26.8

Similar Colors and Paints

Named colors similar to Periwinkle (P530-4) (Paint - Behr)

Here are the colors similar to Periwinkle (P530-4) (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.

Dark Pastel Blue
ΔE - 2.94 (97.1% similar)
Ruddy Blue
ΔE - 4.83 (95.2% similar)
Blue Gray
ΔE - 5.65 (94.4% similar)
ΔE - 5.65 (94.4% similar)

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

Pantone TCX

Periwinkle (P530-4) similar/equivalent colors from Pantone TCX. Conversion of Periwinkle (P530-4) to Pantone TCX

Pantone PMS

Periwinkle (P530-4) similar/equivalent colors from Pantone PMS. Conversion of Periwinkle (P530-4) to Pantone PMS

ΔE - 1.86 (98.1% similar)
ΔE - 2.37 (97.6% similar)
ΔE - 3.69 (96.3% similar)
ΔE - 3.89 (96.1% similar)

RAL Design

Periwinkle (P530-4) similar/equivalent colors from RAL Design. Conversion of Periwinkle (P530-4) to RAL Design

British Standard 4800

Periwinkle (P530-4) similar/equivalent colors from British Standard 4800. Conversion of Periwinkle (P530-4) to British Standard 4800

BS 20-E-51 - Corfu (Purple)
ΔE - 5.92 (94.1% similar)

Paint similar to Periwinkle (P530-4) (Paint - Behr)

Here are the best recommended paint colors similar to Periwinkle (P530-4) (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.


Periwinkle (P530-4) similar/equivalent paint from Behr. Conversion of Periwinkle (P530-4) to Behr

Washed Denim (M530-4)
ΔE - 4.30 (95.7% similar)
Bluebird (PPU15-12)
ΔE - 5.23 (94.8% similar)
Blue Satin (M540-5)
ΔE - 5.23 (94.8% similar)


Periwinkle (P530-4) similar/equivalent paint from Dunn-Edwards. Conversion of Periwinkle (P530-4) to Dunn-Edwards

Blue Cue (DE 5892)
ΔE - 0.80 (99.2% similar)
Cornflower (DE 5864)
ΔE - 4.29 (95.7% similar)
Bachelor Blue (DE 5878)
ΔE - 4.49 (95.5% similar)
Ocean City (DE 5879)
ΔE - 5.28 (94.7% similar)

PPG Paints

Periwinkle (P530-4) similar/equivalent paint from PPG Paints. Conversion of Periwinkle (P530-4) to PPG Paints

Boudoir Blue (PPG1244-4)
ΔE - 1.48 (98.5% similar)
Alaskan Blue (PPG1162-4)
ΔE - 3.63 (96.4% similar)
Overcast (PPG1242-4)
ΔE - 4.26 (95.7% similar)
Victoria Blue (PPG1243-4)
ΔE - 4.60 (95.4% similar)


Periwinkle (P530-4) similar/equivalent paint from Valspar. Conversion of Periwinkle (P530-4) to Valspar

Paula Loves Paris (V036-2)
ΔE - 2.76 (97.2% similar)
Violetta (V073-4)
ΔE - 3.01 (97.0% similar)
Mysterious Blue (4005-8A)
ΔE - 3.12 (96.9% similar)
Heartsong (4003-7C)
ΔE - 3.46 (96.5% similar)

Benjamin Moore

Periwinkle (P530-4) similar/equivalent paint from Benjamin Moore. Conversion of Periwinkle (P530-4) to Benjamin Moore

Aqua Marina (816)
ΔE - 3.07 (96.9% similar)
Pressed Violet (CSP-520)
ΔE - 4.41 (95.6% similar)
Steel Blue (823)
ΔE - 4.45 (95.6% similar)
Summer Blue (2067-50)
ΔE - 4.60 (95.4% similar)

Sherwin Williams

Periwinkle (P530-4) similar/equivalent paint from Sherwin Williams. Conversion of Periwinkle (P530-4) to Sherwin Williams

Lobelia (SW 6809)
ΔE - 4.98 (95.0% similar)
Dahlia (SW 6816)
ΔE - 6.49 (93.5% similar)
Cosmos (SW 6528)
ΔE - 6.51 (93.5% similar)
Celestial (SW 6808)
ΔE - 6.63 (93.4% 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

Periwinkle (P530-4) - #82A3D7 Color Images and Patterns

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