Benjamin Moore Mayo Teal

Benjamin Moore Mayo Teal CW-570 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Mayo Teal paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful CW-570. 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:Mayo Teal CW-570
Color code:CW-570
Color name:Mayo Teal
Brand:Benjamin Moore

LRV of Mayo Teal

Mayo Teal CW-570 has an LRV of 23.22% 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).

What are Benjamin Moore Mayo Teal undertones?

Blue is Benjamin Moore Mayo Teal 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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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:

85, 135, 135

Is Benjamin Moore Mayo Teal CW-570 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 180° this Blue refers cool paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

CW-570 Mayo Teal HSL code: 180, 23%, 43%

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 Mayo Teal:

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

Mayo Teal CW-570 vs Schooner AF-520

Comparing Benjamin Moore Mayo Teal CW-570 and Benjamin Moore Schooner AF-520? We'll help you determine which of these shades will work best in your space.

Benjamin Moore Mayo Teal CW-570 vs Benjamin Moore Schooner AF-520Benjamin Moore Mayo Teal CW-570
LRV: 23.22%
Medium color
Temperature: cold
LRV: 18.13%
Medium Dark color
Temperature: cold

Color codes

HEX#558787copy color code
RGB Decimal85, 135, 135copy color code
RGB Percent33.33%, 52.94%, 52.94%copy color code
HSVHue: 180° Saturation: 37.04% Value: 52.94%copy color code
HSLhsl(180, 23, 43)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 37.04 Magenta: 0.0 Yellow: 0.0 Key: 47.06copy color code
YIQY: 120.05 I: -29.795 Q: -10.577copy color code
XYZX: 16.782 Y: 21.007 Z: 26.086copy color code
CIE LabL:52.958 a:-16.73 b:-5.323copy color code
Decimal5605255copy color code
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