Benjamin Moore Light Green

Benjamin Moore Light Green 408 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Light Green paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful 408. Find out if this gorgeous warm 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:Light Green 408
Color code:408
Color name:Light Green
Brand:Benjamin Moore

LRV of Light Green

Light Green 408 has an LRV of 78.99% and refers to Off-White 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).

What are Benjamin Moore Light Green undertones?

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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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

225, 239, 194

Is Benjamin Moore Light Green 408 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 79° this Green refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

408 Light Green HSL code: 79, 58%, 85%

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 Light Green:

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

Benjamin Moore 408 Light Green

Darker shades

Color comparison

Light Green 408 vs Neon Celery 2031-60

Can't decide between Benjamin Moore Light Green 408 and Benjamin Moore Neon Celery 2031-60? We'll help you compare these two color to find the perfect shade for your home.

Benjamin Moore Light Green 408 vs Benjamin Moore Neon Celery 2031-60Benjamin Moore Light Green 408
LRV: 78.99%
Off-White color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 80.87%
Off-White color
Temperature: warm

Light Green 408 vs Easter Hunt 554

Unsure whether to use Benjamin Moore Light Green 408 or Benjamin Moore Easter Hunt 554 in your design? Let's compare the two colors to help you make the right decision.

Benjamin Moore Light Green 408 vs Benjamin Moore Easter Hunt 554Benjamin Moore Light Green 408
LRV: 78.99%
Off-White color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 80.14%
Off-White color
Temperature: warm

Color codes

HEX#E1EFC2copy color code
RGB Decimal225, 239, 194copy color code
RGB Percent88.24%, 93.73%, 76.08%copy color code
HSVHue: 79° Saturation: 18.83% Value: 93.73%copy color code
HSLhsl(79, 58, 85)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 5.86 Magenta: 0.0 Yellow: 18.83 Key: 6.27copy color code
YIQY: 229.684 I: 6.118 Q: -16.965copy color code
XYZX: 71.654 Y: 81.636 Z: 63.007copy color code
CIE LabL:92.414 a:-12.24 b:20.258copy color code
Decimal14806978copy color code
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