Benjamin Moore Scenic View

Benjamin Moore Scenic View 424 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Scenic View paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful 424. 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:Scenic View 424
Color code:424
Color name:Scenic View
Brand:Benjamin Moore

LRV of Scenic View

Scenic View 424 has an LRV of 65.99% 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 65.99% 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 Scenic View undertones?

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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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

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RGB code:

196, 224, 172

Is Benjamin Moore Scenic View 424 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 92° this Green refers cool paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

424 Scenic View HSL code: 92, 46%, 78%

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 Scenic View:

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 424 Scenic View

Darker shades

Benjamin Moore 424 Scenic View

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

Scenic View 424 vs Key Lime 2031-50

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

Benjamin Moore Scenic View 424 vs Benjamin Moore Key Lime 2031-50Benjamin Moore Scenic View 424
LRV: 65.99%
Light color
Temperature: cold
LRV: 70.93%
Light color
Temperature: cold

Scenic View 424 vs Sounds of Nature 556

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

Benjamin Moore Scenic View 424 vs Benjamin Moore Sounds of Nature 556Benjamin Moore Scenic View 424
LRV: 65.99%
Light color
Temperature: cold
LRV: 65.05%
Light color
Temperature: cold

Color codes

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HEX#C4E0ACcopy color code
RGB Decimal196, 224, 172copy color code
RGB Percent76.86%, 87.84%, 67.45%copy color code
HSVHue: 92° Saturation: 23.21% Value: 87.84%copy color code
HSLhsl(92, 46, 78)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 12.5 Magenta: 0.0 Yellow: 23.21 Key: 12.16copy color code
YIQY: 209.7 I: 0.025 Q: -22.105copy color code
XYZX: 56.865 Y: 68.025 Z: 49.153copy color code
CIE LabL:86.019 a:-18.423 b:22.471copy color code
CIE LuvL:86.019 u:-13.545 v:35.295copy color code
Decimal12902572copy color code
Hunter lab82.477, -21.266, 22.4copy color code
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