Sherwin Williams Basque Green SW 6426

Let’s dive into a full Basque Green paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful SW 6426. Find out if this gorgeous warm green paint color would look great on your living room walls or trims, kitchen cabinet, bedroom accent wall, bathroom or house exterior.

Official color page:Basque Green SW 6426
Color code:SW 6426
Color name:Basque Green
Brand:Sherwin Williams
Color collections:2022 Ephemera

What are Sherwin Williams Basque Green undertones?

Yellow is Sherwin Williams Basque Green undertone color, as you can clearly see on the color field below. To determine this undertone we’ve removed all the tints, tones, shades and get HUE (pure color). Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate

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HEX value

HEX value:

#5F6033

RGB code:

95, 96, 51

Is Sherwin Williams Basque Green SW 6426 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 61° this Green refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

SW 6426 Basque Green HSL code: 61, 31%, 29%

Hue - degree on a color wheel from 0 to 360. 0 is red, 120 is green, and 240 is blue.
Saturation is a percentage value. 0% is a shade of grey, and 100% is the full color.
Lightness is also a percentage value. 0% is black, and 100% is white.

  • Warm Green will make even large rooms feel cozy and intimate
  • Warm Green undertones tend to make you feel happy, energized and playful
  • Warm paint colors are ideal for kitchens, living rooms or bathrooms
  • Warmer hues make larger spaces feel more inviting

Act like a pro: Mixing warm and cool shades is a must have to get harmonius interior. Add accents that contrast with the primary color to create visual balance. If your walls are a warm color, don’t forget to add accent in cold colors (furniture, art, décor). A good practice is too use a complementary color scheme.

Coordinating colors.
Colors that go with Sherwin Williams Basque Green:

Monochromatic color scheme

Monochromatic color scheme

This scheme consists of different shades, tints, and tones of a single color. It's the perfect hue combination, but with no accent decor it's pretty boring.

Lighter shades

Sherwin Williams SW 6426 Basque Green

Color comparison

Basque Green SW 6426 vs Best Bronze SW 6160

Our comparison outlines the key differences between the two colors to assist you in choosing the right one for your space.

Sherwin Williams Basque Green SW 6426 vs Sherwin Williams Best Bronze SW 6160Open Basque Green SW 6426
LRV: 11.09%
Medium Dark color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 8.55%
Dark color
Temperature: warm

Basque Green SW 6426 vs Inverness SW 6433

Discover the key differences and which shade could be the perfect fit for you.

Sherwin Williams Basque Green SW 6426 vs Sherwin Williams Inverness SW 6433Open Basque Green SW 6426
LRV: 11.09%
Medium Dark color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 11.08%
Medium Dark color
Temperature: warm