Benjamin Moore Arctic Shadows 1559

Official color page:Arctic Shadows 1559
Color code:1559
Color name:Arctic Shadows
Brand:Benjamin Moore

Transform your space with the soothing elegance of Arctic Shadows (Benjamin Moore 1559). This serene gray-blue hue adds a touch of sophistication to any room, creating a peaceful and serene atmosphere. Pair Arctic Shadows with crisp whites and soft creams for a classic look, or combine it with warm woods and metallic accents for a more contemporary feel. This versatile color works well in bedrooms, living rooms, and bathrooms, offering a timeless yet modern aesthetic. Elevate your home with the timeless beauty of Arctic Shadows (1559) from Benjamin Moore.

What are Benjamin Moore Arctic Shadows undertones?

Yellow is Benjamin Moore Arctic Shadows 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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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

HEX value:


RGB code:

154, 154, 142

Is Benjamin Moore Arctic Shadows 1559 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 60° this Grey refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

1559 Arctic Shadows HSL code: 60, 6%, 58%

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 Grey 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 Arctic Shadows:

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

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

Arctic Shadows 1559 vs River Gorge Gray 1537

Let's highlight the differences and help you select the ideal hue for your space.

Benjamin Moore Arctic Shadows 1559 vs Benjamin Moore River Gorge Gray 1537Open Arctic Shadows 1559
LRV: 32.48%
Medium color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 32.84%
Medium color
Temperature: warm