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Behr Venom (P340-7) Paint Color

Color Name: Venom (P340-7)
Hex Color Code: #A9A52A
RGB Color Code: RGB(169, 165, 42)
CMYK Values*: 0.0%, 2.4%, 75.1%, 33.7%
Color Family (Hue): Green

About Venom (P340-7) color - its meaning and example

What color is Venom (P340-7)?

Venom (P340-7) color belongs to the Green color family (hue). The hexadecimal color code(color number) for Venom (P340-7) is #A9A52A, and the RGB color code is RGB(169, 165, 42).

In the RGB color model, Venom (P340-7) has a red value of 169, a green value of 165, and a blue value of 42. The CMYK color model (also known as process color, used in color printing) comprises 0.0% cyan, 2.4% magenta, 75.1% yellow, and 33.7% key (black). The HSL color scale has a hue of 58.1° (degrees), 60.2 % saturation, and 41.4 % lightness. In the HSB/HSV color space, Venom (P340-7) has a hue of 58.1° (degrees), 75.1 % saturation and 66.3 % brightness/value.

Venom (P340-7) is cool or warm?

The color Venom (P340-7) is a warm color.

What is the LRV of Venom (P340-7)?

Venom (P340-7) 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

Venom (P340-7)

Light Color

Compare LRV 36 of Venom (P340-7) 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 Venom (P340-7) 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

Venom (P340-7) (Paint - Behr) color codes / color number / color space conversions - HEX, RGBA, CMYK, HSL, HSV/HSB, HYZ, CMY, HWB, RYB


RGB(169, 165, 42)
169 (66.3%)
165 (64.7%)
42 (16.5%)
1 (100.0%)




HSL(58.11deg, 60.2 %, 41.4 %)

60.19 %.
41.37 %.


RYB(78, 164, 59)
78 (30.7%)
164 (64.2%)
59 (23.3%)


75.15 %.
Brightness / Value
66.27 %.


H: 58.11°

W: 16.47 %

B: 33.73 %


X : 30.24

Y : 35.51

Z : 7.45


Y1 : 35.51

X : 0.41

Y2 : 0.49


C : 33.73%

M : 35.29%

Y : 83.53%


~ 35.5 %

Munsell Color System

1GY 6.5/8.8


L : 66.15

A : -12.76

B : 59.82


L : 66.15

C : 61.17

H : 102.04


L : 66.15

U : 7.57

V : 66.86


L : 59.59

A : -13.72

B : 34.3

Similar Colors and Paints

Named colors similar to Venom (P340-7) (Paint - Behr)

Here are the colors similar to Venom (P340-7) (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 - 3.95 (96.1% similar)
Olive Green
ΔE - 6.31 (93.7% similar)
Olive Yellow
ΔE - 6.66 (93.3% similar)
Vegas Gold
ΔE - 7.28 (92.7% similar)

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

RAL Design

Venom (P340-7) similar/equivalent colors from RAL Design. Conversion of Venom (P340-7) to RAL Design

Pantone PMS

Venom (P340-7) similar/equivalent colors from Pantone PMS. Conversion of Venom (P340-7) to Pantone PMS

ΔE - 2.77 (97.2% similar)
ΔE - 2.84 (97.2% similar)
ΔE - 3.28 (96.7% similar)
ΔE - 3.67 (96.3% similar)

Pantone TCX

Venom (P340-7) similar/equivalent colors from Pantone TCX. Conversion of Venom (P340-7) to Pantone TCX

British Standard 4800

Venom (P340-7) similar/equivalent colors from British Standard 4800. Conversion of Venom (P340-7) to British Standard 4800

BS 10-C-35 - Golden Bronze
ΔE - 6.48 (93.5% similar)
BS 12-E-53 - Linden
ΔE - 7.40 (92.6% similar)
BS 12-D-43 - Sapling
ΔE - 7.46 (92.5% similar)

Paint similar to Venom (P340-7) (Paint - Behr)

Here are the best recommended paint colors similar to Venom (P340-7) (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.


Venom (P340-7) similar/equivalent paint from Behr. Conversion of Venom (P340-7) to Behr

Green Neon (P340-6)
ΔE - 2.23 (97.8% similar)
Laser (P350-6)
ΔE - 4.57 (95.4% similar)
Luscious Lime (P330-7)
ΔE - 5.08 (94.9% similar)


Venom (P340-7) similar/equivalent paint from Valspar. Conversion of Venom (P340-7) to Valspar

Friendly Frog (P020)
ΔE - 2.21 (97.8% similar)
Asparagus (6008-8C)
ΔE - 4.24 (95.8% similar)
Verde (8001-26F)
ΔE - 5.19 (94.8% similar)
Gilded Pesto (6007-6B)
ΔE - 5.35 (94.6% similar)

PPG Paints

Venom (P340-7) similar/equivalent paint from PPG Paints. Conversion of Venom (P340-7) to PPG Paints

Willow Herb (PPG17-26)
ΔE - 2.39 (97.6% similar)
Machine Green (PPG1218-6)
ΔE - 2.80 (97.2% similar)
Be Yourself (PPG1218-7)
ΔE - 5.45 (94.6% similar)
Pollination (PPG1215-7)
ΔE - 5.69 (94.3% similar)


Venom (P340-7) similar/equivalent paint from Dunn-Edwards. Conversion of Venom (P340-7) to Dunn-Edwards

Martian (DE 5475)
ΔE - 2.75 (97.3% similar)
Moss Stone (DE 5481)
ΔE - 4.88 (95.1% similar)
Pickle Juice (DE 5468)
ΔE - 5.14 (94.9% similar)
Pesto (DE 5474)
ΔE - 5.27 (94.7% similar)

Benjamin Moore

Venom (P340-7) similar/equivalent paint from Benjamin Moore. Conversion of Venom (P340-7) to Benjamin Moore

Olive Tree (392)
ΔE - 4.11 (95.9% similar)
Split Pea (2146-30)
ΔE - 5.08 (94.9% similar)
Chartreuse (2024-10)
ΔE - 6.33 (93.7% similar)
Spring Moss (2027-20)
ΔE - 6.64 (93.4% similar)

Sherwin Williams

Venom (P340-7) similar/equivalent paint from Sherwin Williams. Conversion of Venom (P340-7) to Sherwin Williams

High Strung (SW 6705)
ΔE - 5.54 (94.5% similar)
Parakeet (SW 6711)
ΔE - 5.84 (94.2% similar)
Hep Green (SW 6704)
ΔE - 6.14 (93.9% similar)
Humorous Green (SW 6918)
ΔE - 6.51 (93.5% 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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