Benjamin Moore Highlands Green

Benjamin Moore Highlands Green 650 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Highlands Green paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful 650. 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:Highlands Green 650
Color code:650
Color name:Highlands Green
Brand:Benjamin Moore

LRV of Highlands Green

Highlands Green 650 has an LRV of 18.66% 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 18.66% 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 Highlands Green undertones?

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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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

59, 126, 111

Is Benjamin Moore Highlands Green 650 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 167° this Green refers cool paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

650 Highlands Green HSL code: 167, 36%, 36%

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 Highlands Green:

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 650 Highlands Green

Darker shades

Benjamin Moore 650 Highlands Green

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

Highlands Green 650 vs Juniper Green 601

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

Benjamin Moore Highlands Green 650 vs Benjamin Moore Juniper Green 601Benjamin Moore Highlands Green 650
LRV: 18.66%
Medium Dark color
Temperature: cold
LRV: 21.96%
Medium color
Temperature: cold

Highlands Green 650 vs Coat of Arms 763

Our comparison outlines the key differences between the two colors to assist you in choosing the right one for your space.

Benjamin Moore Highlands Green 650 vs Benjamin Moore Coat of Arms 763Benjamin Moore Highlands Green 650
LRV: 18.66%
Medium Dark color
Temperature: cold
LRV: 14.74%
Medium Dark color
Temperature: cold

Color codes

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HEX#3B7E6Fcopy color code
RGB Decimal59, 126, 111copy color code
RGB Percent23.14%, 49.41%, 43.53%copy color code
HSVHue: 167° Saturation: 53.17% Value: 49.41%copy color code
HSLhsl(167, 36, 36)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 53.17 Magenta: 0.0 Yellow: 11.9 Key: 50.59copy color code
YIQY: 104.257 I: -35.105 Q: -18.841copy color code
XYZX: 12.132 Y: 16.998 Z: 17.676copy color code
CIE LabL:48.258 a:-25.222 b:1.685copy color code
CIE LuvL:48.258 u:-29.015 v:5.984copy color code
Decimal3898991copy color code
Hunter lab41.229, -19.624, 3.441copy color code
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