Benjamin Moore Appalachian Green

Benjamin Moore Appalachian Green 852 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Appalachian Green paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful 852. 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:Appalachian Green 852
Color code:852
Color name:Appalachian Green
Brand:Benjamin Moore

Appalachian Green for bedroom

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We’ve hand-picked a beautiful collection of photos of this amazing Beige shade used in real bedrooms. Take a look and imagine how this wonderful warm Light paint color could transform your own bedroom space.

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LRV of Appalachian Green

Appalachian Green 852 has an LRV of 79.88% and refers to Off-White colors that reflect a lot of light

Color paint LRV values

Light Reflectance Value measures the amount of visible and usable light that reflects from a painted surface.
Simply put, the higher LRV of paint color, the brighter room you will get.
Scale goes from 0% (absolute black, absorbing all light) to 100% (pure white, reflecting 100% of all light).

Act like a pro: Choosing paint with LRV of 79.88% be attentive to your bulbs light Brightness.Light Brightness – measured in lumens. The lower LRV of paint you have, the higher lumen level you need. Every square feet of room needs at least 40 lumens. That means for a 200 square feet living room you’ll need 8000 lumens of light. To achieve that brightness, you would require a total of 8 bulbs, 1000lm each.

What are Benjamin Moore Appalachian Green undertones?

Green is Benjamin Moore Appalachian 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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate


HEX value

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RGB code:

231, 237, 217

Is Benjamin Moore Appalachian Green 852 cool or warm?

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cool colors

With a hue of 78° this Green refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

852 Appalachian Green HSL code: 78, 36%, 89%

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 Benjamin Moore Appalachian 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

Benjamin Moore 852 Appalachian Green

Darker shades

Complementary color scheme

Complementary color scheme

This color scheme is a combination of two colors that are opposite each other on the color wheel. The high contrast between these colors creates a vibrant and dynamic visual effect.

Color comparison

Appalachian Green 852 vs Meadow Mist OC-134

Looking for the perfect paint color for your space? Discover which one suits your needs in our comparison.

Benjamin Moore Appalachian Green 852 vs Benjamin Moore Meadow Mist OC-134Benjamin Moore Appalachian Green 852
LRV: 79.88%
Off-White color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 79.88%
Off-White color
Temperature: warm

Color codes

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HEX#E7EDD9copy color code
RGB Decimal231, 237, 217copy color code
RGB Percent90.59%, 92.94%, 85.10%copy color code
HSVHue: 78° Saturation: 8.44% Value: 92.94%copy color code
HSLhsl(78, 36, 89)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 2.53 Magenta: 0.0 Yellow: 8.44 Key: 7.06copy color code
YIQY: 232.926 I: 2.851 Q: -7.493copy color code
XYZX: 75.761 Y: 82.567 Z: 77.573copy color code
CIE LabL:92.825 a:-5.477 b:9.002copy color code
CIE LuvL:92.825 u:-2.35 v:14.505copy color code
Decimal15199705copy color code
Hunter lab90.866, -10.19, 12.991copy color code
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