Benjamin Moore Caribbean Teal 2123-20 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Caribbean Teal paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful 2123-20. Find out if this gorgeous cold blue paint color would look great on your living room walls or trims, kitchen cabinet, bedroom accent wall, bathroom or house exterior.

Official color page:Caribbean Teal 2123-20
Color code:2123-20
Color name:Caribbean Teal
Brand:Benjamin Moore

Benjamin Moore 2123-20 on kitchen cabinets

  • 2123-20 Kitchen Cabinets
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  • Caribbean Teal Kitchen Cabinets
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  • Benjamin Moore Caribbean Teal Kitchen Cabinets
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  • 2123-20 Kitchen Cabinets
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  • Benjamin Moore Caribbean Teal Kitchen Cabinets
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  • Kitchen Cabinets
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Want a stylish kitchen? View real-life photo examples of this fascinating cool hue is paired with backsplashes, countertops, and hardware.

Caribbean Teal for exterior

  • Bm Caribbean Teal Front Door
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  • Bm Caribbean Teal Front Door
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  • Bm Caribbean Teal Front Door
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  • Bm Caribbean Teal Front Door
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  • Bm Caribbean Teal Front Door
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  • Bm Caribbean Teal Front Door
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Looking for a fresh new look for your house exterior or starting from skretch? We’ve collected pictures of real-life homes that have been painted with this cool hue. Find inspiration for your house’s exterior, front doors, gates, shutters, frames or windows.

Benjamin Moore Caribbean Teal reviews

  • Caribbean Teal Wall Paint
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  • Bm Caribbean Teal Bathroom
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  • Caribbean Teal Wall Paint
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  • Bm Caribbean Teal Bathroom
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  • Caribbean Teal Wall Paint
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  • Bm Caribbean Teal Bathroom
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View the photos of real spaces painted with this that were not included in specific categories.Close-ups, painted furniture, storages and dressers, hallways, stairs and ceilings.

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What are Benjamin Moore Caribbean Teal undertones?

Blue is Benjamin Moore Caribbean Teal 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:

#627C7A

RGB code:

98, 124, 122

Is Benjamin Moore Caribbean Teal 2123-20 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 175° this Blue refers cool paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

2123-20 Caribbean Teal HSL code: 175, 12%, 44%

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.

  • Cool Blue shades make a room feel sleek, fresh and modern
  • Cooler hues have a calm and relaxation effect
  • Cool Blue undertones make small spaces feel more open and expansive
  • Cool paint hue are ideal for bedroom or bathroom. Be careful with deep blues and greens in bathroom, which will reflect on your skin.

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 Caribbean Teal:

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.

Benjamin Moore 2123-20 Caribbean Teal

Color comparison

Caribbean Teal 2123-20 vs Thousand Oceans 1645

Can't choose between these two beautiful shades? We'll compare these two colors to help you make the right decision.

Benjamin Moore Caribbean Teal 2123-20 vs Benjamin Moore Thousand Oceans 1645Open Caribbean Teal 2123-20
LRV: 19.84%
Medium Dark color
Temperature: cold
LRV: 17.57%
Medium Dark color
Temperature: cold

Caribbean Teal 2123-20 vs Philipsburg Blue HC-159

Choosing between these two awesome hues? We'll break down the differences to help you find the perfect shade for your space.

Benjamin Moore Caribbean Teal 2123-20 vs Benjamin Moore Philipsburg Blue HC-159Open Caribbean Teal 2123-20
LRV: 19.84%
Medium Dark color
Temperature: cold
LRV: 19.06%
Medium Dark color
Temperature: cold

LRV of Caribbean Teal

Caribbean Teal 2123-20 has an LRV of 19.84% and refers to Medium Dark which means that this color almost reflects very little 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 19.84% 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.

Color codes

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HEX#627C7Acopy color code
RGB Decimal98, 124, 122copy color code
RGB Percent38.43%, 48.63%, 47.84%copy color code
HSVHue: 175° Saturation: 20.97% Value: 48.63%copy color code
HSLhsl(175, 12, 44)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 20.97 Magenta: 0.0 Yellow: 1.61 Key: 51.37copy color code
YIQY: 115.998 I: -14.851 Q: -6.122copy color code
XYZX: 15.756 Y: 18.417 Z: 21.132copy color code
CIE LabL:49.998 a:-9.804 b:-2.006copy color code
CIE LuvL:49.998 u:-13.327 v:-1.276copy color code
Decimal6454394copy color code
Hunter lab42.915, -9.563, 0.845copy color code
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