Benjamin Moore Gulf Stream 670 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Gulf Stream paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful 670. 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:Gulf Stream 670
Color code:670
Color name:Gulf Stream
Brand:Benjamin Moore

Gulf Stream for bedroom

  • Benjamin Moore Gulf Stream bedroom
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  • Benjamin Moore Gulf Stream bedroom
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  • Benjamin Moore Gulf Stream bedroom
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  • Benjamin Moore Gulf Stream 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 cool Mid-tone paint color could transform your own bedroom space.

Gulf Stream for living room

  • Benjamin Moore Gulf Stream living room interior
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  • Benjamin Moore Gulf Stream victorian house interior
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  • Benjamin Moore Gulf Stream cozy living room
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  • Benjamin Moore Gulf Stream living room walls
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  • Benjamin Moore Gulf Stream living room
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  • Benjamin Moore Gulf Stream japandi interior
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  • Benjamin Moore Gulf Stream living room
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Check out this stunning Mid-tone used in real living rooms. Explore how this Blue color shade can create a unique space

Benjamin Moore 670 for bathroom

  • Benjamin Moore Gulf Stream bathroom
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  • Benjamin Moore Gulf Stream minimalist bathroom
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  • Benjamin Moore Gulf Stream bathroom
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  • Benjamin Moore Gulf Stream minimalist bathroom
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  • Benjamin Moore Gulf Stream bathroom
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  • Benjamin Moore Gulf Stream minimalist bathroom
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Looking for inspiration for your dream bathroom renovation project? These beautiful handpicked photos will show you this delightfully cool Mid-tone real bathrooms.

Benjamin Moore 670 on kitchen cabinets

  • Benjamin Moore Gulf Stream kitchen cabinets
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  • Benjamin Moore Gulf Stream kitchen cabinets
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  • Benjamin Moore Gulf Stream small kitchen cabinets
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  • Benjamin Moore Gulf Stream 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.

Benjamin Moore Gulf Stream reviews

  • Benjamin Moore Gulf Stream wall
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  • Benjamin Moore Gulf Stream kitchen painted backsplash
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  • Benjamin Moore Gulf Stream kitchen backsplash
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  • Benjamin Moore Gulf Stream kitchen review
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  • Benjamin Moore Gulf Stream kitchen cabinets
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  • Benjamin Moore Gulf Stream kidsroom interior, children's room
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  • Benjamin Moore Gulf Stream modern interior
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  • Benjamin Moore Gulf Stream living room interior
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  • Benjamin Moore Gulf Stream living room
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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 Gulf Stream undertones?

Blue is Benjamin Moore Gulf Stream 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:

#68B1AD

RGB code:

104, 177, 173

Is Benjamin Moore Gulf Stream 670 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 177° this Blue refers cool paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

670 Gulf Stream HSL code: 177, 32%, 55%

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 Gulf Stream:

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 670 Gulf Stream

Darker shades

Benjamin Moore 670 Gulf Stream

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

Gulf Stream 670 vs Bracken Blue CW-600

Two gorgeous paint colors, but which one is right for you? Our comparison has got you covered.

Benjamin Moore Gulf Stream 670 vs Benjamin Moore Bracken Blue CW-600Open Gulf Stream 670
LRV: 38.73%
Medium color
Temperature: cold
LRV: 33.3%
Medium color
Temperature: cold

Gulf Stream 670 vs Peacock Blue 2049-40

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

Benjamin Moore Gulf Stream 670 vs Benjamin Moore Peacock Blue 2049-40Open Gulf Stream 670
LRV: 38.73%
Medium color
Temperature: cold
LRV: 36.65%
Medium color
Temperature: cold

LRV of Gulf Stream

Gulf Stream 670 has an LRV of 38.73% 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 38.73% 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#68B1ADcopy color code
RGB Decimal104, 177, 173copy color code
RGB Percent40.78%, 69.41%, 67.84%copy color code
HSVHue: 177° Saturation: 41.24% Value: 69.41%copy color code
HSLhsl(177, 32, 55)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 41.24 Magenta: 0.0 Yellow: 2.26 Key: 30.59copy color code
YIQY: 154.717 I: -42.215 Q: -16.687copy color code
XYZX: 28.971 Y: 37.402 Z: 45.217copy color code
CIE LabL:67.578 a:-23.756 b:-5.114copy color code
CIE LuvL:67.578 u:-33.513 v:-3.91copy color code
Decimal6861229copy color code
Hunter lab61.157, -22.47, -1.026copy color code
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