Benjamin Moore Gentle Breeze

Benjamin Moore Gentle Breeze 589 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Gentle Breeze paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful 589. 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:Gentle Breeze 589
Color code:589
Color name:Gentle Breeze
Brand:Benjamin Moore

LRV of Gentle Breeze

Gentle Breeze 589 has an LRV of 69.9% and refers to Light colors that reflect most of the incident 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).

What are Benjamin Moore Gentle Breeze undertones?

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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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

177, 231, 212

Is Benjamin Moore Gentle Breeze 589 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 159° this Green refers cool paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

589 Gentle Breeze HSL code: 159, 53%, 80%

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.

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 Gentle Breeze:

Monochromatic color scheme

Monochromatic color scheme

A monochromatic color scheme is a color palette that consists of different shades, tints, and tones of a single color. This means using variations of one hue, such as different shades of blue, green, or red, to create a harmonious and cohesive look.

Lighter shades

Darker shades

Complementary color scheme

Complementary color scheme

A complementary color scheme is a color combination that uses two colors that are opposite each other on the color wheel, such as red and green, blue and orange, or yellow and purple. The high contrast between these colors creates a vibrant and dynamic visual effect.

Color comparison

Gentle Breeze 589 vs Biscayne Shore 604

What is the difference between Benjamin Moore Gentle Breeze 589 and Benjamin Moore Biscayne Shore 604. Let’s compare to see which might be right for you.

Benjamin Moore Gentle Breeze 589 vs Benjamin Moore Biscayne Shore 604Benjamin Moore Gentle Breeze 589
LRV: 69.9%
Light color
Temperature: cold
LRV: 68.11%
Light color
Temperature: cold

Gentle Breeze 589 vs Oceanfront 660

Not sure whether to go for Benjamin Moore Gentle Breeze 589 or Benjamin Moore Oceanfront 660? Let's see the differences between these two paint colors to help you make an informed decision.

Benjamin Moore Gentle Breeze 589 vs Benjamin Moore Oceanfront 660Benjamin Moore Gentle Breeze 589
LRV: 69.9%
Light color
Temperature: cold
LRV: 67.36%
Light color
Temperature: cold

Color codes

HEX#B1E7D4copy color code
RGB Decimal177, 231, 212copy color code
RGB Percent69.41%, 90.59%, 83.14%copy color code
HSVHue: 159° Saturation: 23.38% Value: 90.59%copy color code
HSLhsl(159, 53, 80)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 23.38 Magenta: 0.0 Yellow: 8.23 Key: 9.41copy color code
YIQY: 212.688 I: -26.073 Q: -17.336copy color code
XYZX: 58.587 Y: 71.25 Z: 72.935copy color code
CIE LabL:87.606 a:-21.056 b:3.638copy color code
Decimal11659220copy color code
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