Benjamin Moore Miami Green

Benjamin Moore Miami Green 2042-40 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Miami Green paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful 2042-40. 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:Miami Green 2042-40
Color code:2042-40
Color name:Miami Green
Brand:Benjamin Moore

Miami Green for bedroom

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  • Benjamin Moore Miami Green 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.

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LRV of Miami Green

Miami Green 2042-40 has an LRV of 45.8% and refers to Light Medium colors that reflect half 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 45.80% 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 Miami Green undertones?

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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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

HEX value:


RGB code:

61, 198, 171

Is Benjamin Moore Miami Green 2042-40 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 168° this Green refers cool paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

2042-40 Miami Green HSL code: 168, 55%, 51%

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 Miami 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

Benjamin Moore 2042-40 Miami 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.

Benjamin Moore 2042-40 Miami Green

Color comparison

Miami Green 2042-40 vs Bahama Green 2045-40

Looking for the perfect paint color for your space? Discover which one suits your needs in our comparison.

Benjamin Moore Miami Green 2042-40 vs Benjamin Moore Bahama Green 2045-40Benjamin Moore Miami Green 2042-40
LRV: 45.8%
Light Medium color
Temperature: cold
LRV: 44.62%
Light Medium color
Temperature: cold

Miami Green 2042-40 vs Adam Green 2037-40

Choosing between these two awesome hues? We'll break down the differences to help you find the perfect shade for your space.

Benjamin Moore Miami Green 2042-40 vs Benjamin Moore Adam Green 2037-40Benjamin Moore Miami Green 2042-40
LRV: 45.8%
Light Medium color
Temperature: cold
LRV: 46.02%
Light Medium color
Temperature: cold

Color codes

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HEX#3DC6ABcopy color code
RGB Decimal61, 198, 171copy color code
RGB Percent23.92%, 77.65%, 67.06%copy color code
HSVHue: 168° Saturation: 69.19% Value: 77.65%copy color code
HSLhsl(168, 55, 51)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 69.19 Magenta: 0.0 Yellow: 13.64 Key: 22.35copy color code
YIQY: 153.959 I: -72.962 Q: -37.383copy color code
XYZX: 29.465 Y: 44.317 Z: 45.518copy color code
CIE LabL:72.44 a:-42.81 b:2.938copy color code
CIE LuvL:72.44 u:-52.71 v:11.076copy color code
Decimal4048555copy color code
Hunter lab66.571, -37.494, 6.06copy color code
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