Benjamin Moore Cayman Lagoon

Benjamin Moore Cayman Lagoon 2046-30 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Cayman Lagoon paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful 2046-30. Find out if this gorgeous cold 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:Cayman Lagoon 2046-30
Color code:2046-30
Color name:Cayman Lagoon
Brand:Benjamin Moore

LRV of Cayman Lagoon

Cayman Lagoon 2046-30 has an LRV of 25.27% and refers to Medium 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 25.27% 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 Cayman Lagoon undertones?

Green and Blue are Benjamin Moore Cayman Lagoon undertones 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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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:

0, 154, 127

Is Benjamin Moore Cayman Lagoon 2046-30 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 169° this Green refers cool paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

2046-30 Cayman Lagoon HSL code: 169, 100%, 30%

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 Green shades make a room feel sleek, fresh and modern
  • Cooler hues have a calm and relaxation effect
  • Cool Green 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 Cayman Lagoon:

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

Color comparison

Cayman Lagoon 2046-30 vs Kelp Forest Green 2043-30

Trying to find ideal shade for your next project? Let's help you make the best decision for your design goals.

Benjamin Moore Cayman Lagoon 2046-30 vs Benjamin Moore Kelp Forest Green 2043-30Benjamin Moore Cayman Lagoon 2046-30
LRV: 25.27%
Medium color
Temperature: cold
LRV: 24.43%
Medium color
Temperature: cold

Cayman Lagoon 2046-30 vs Cabana Green 2039-30

Can't decide between these stunning hues? We'll help you compare these two color to find the perfect shade for your home.

Benjamin Moore Cayman Lagoon 2046-30 vs Benjamin Moore Cabana Green 2039-30Benjamin Moore Cayman Lagoon 2046-30
LRV: 25.27%
Medium color
Temperature: cold
LRV: 26.18%
Medium color
Temperature: cold

Color codes

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HEX#009A7Fcopy color code
RGB Decimal0, 154, 127copy color code
RGB Percent0.00%, 60.39%, 49.80%copy color code
HSVHue: 169° Saturation: 100.0% Value: 60.39%copy color code
HSLhsl(169, 100, 30)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 100.0 Magenta: 0.0 Yellow: 17.53 Key: 39.61copy color code
YIQY: 104.876 I: -83.092 Q: -40.979copy color code
XYZX: 15.384 Y: 24.642 Z: 24.018copy color code
CIE LabL:56.724 a:-40.979 b:4.543copy color code
CIE LuvL:56.724 u:-46.609 v:12.447copy color code
Decimal39551copy color code
Hunter lab49.64, -31.551, 6.061copy color code
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