Benjamin Moore Mermaid Green

Benjamin Moore Mermaid Green 2039-50 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Mermaid Green paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful 2039-50. 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:Mermaid Green 2039-50
Color code:2039-50
Color name:Mermaid Green
Brand:Benjamin Moore

Mermaid Green for 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 Light paint color could transform your own bedroom space.

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LRV of Mermaid Green

Mermaid Green 2039-50 has an LRV of 61.47% 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).

Act like a pro: Choosing paint with LRV of 61.47% 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 Mermaid Green undertones?

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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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

133, 223, 203

Is Benjamin Moore Mermaid Green 2039-50 cool or warm?

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cool colors

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

2039-50 Mermaid Green HSL code: 167, 58%, 70%

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 Mermaid 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

Darker shades

Color comparison

Mermaid Green 2039-50 vs Calming Green 605

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

Benjamin Moore Mermaid Green 2039-50 vs Benjamin Moore Calming Green 605Benjamin Moore Mermaid Green 2039-50
LRV: 61.47%
Light color
Temperature: cold
LRV: 61.47%
Light color
Temperature: cold

Mermaid Green 2039-50 vs Caribbean Cool 661

What is the difference between these two paint colors. Let’s compare to see which might be right for you.

Benjamin Moore Mermaid Green 2039-50 vs Benjamin Moore Caribbean Cool 661Benjamin Moore Mermaid Green 2039-50
LRV: 61.47%
Light color
Temperature: cold
LRV: 61.47%
Light color
Temperature: cold

Color codes

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HEX#85DFCBcopy color code
RGB Decimal133, 223, 203copy color code
RGB Percent52.16%, 87.45%, 79.61%copy color code
HSVHue: 167° Saturation: 40.36% Value: 87.45%copy color code
HSLhsl(167, 58, 70)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 40.36 Magenta: 0.0 Yellow: 8.97 Key: 12.55copy color code
YIQY: 193.81 I: -47.204 Q: -25.262copy color code
XYZX: 46.835 Y: 62.071 Z: 65.997copy color code
CIE LabL:82.951 a:-31.588 b:1.347copy color code
CIE LuvL:82.951 u:-41.539 v:7.269copy color code
Decimal8773579copy color code
Hunter lab78.785, -31.761, 5.483copy color code
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