Benjamin Moore Sea Isle

Benjamin Moore Sea Isle 751 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Sea Isle paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful 751. 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:Sea Isle 751
Color code:751
Color name:Sea Isle
Brand:Benjamin Moore

LRV of Sea Isle

Sea Isle 751 has an LRV of 61.73% 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 61.73% 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 Sea Isle undertones?

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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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

165, 215, 220

Is Benjamin Moore Sea Isle 751 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 185° this Blue refers cool paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

751 Sea Isle HSL code: 185, 44%, 75%

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 Blue shades make a room feel sleek, fresh and modern
  • Cooler hues have a calm and relaxation effect
  • Cool Blue 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 Sea Isle:

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

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

Sea Isle 751 vs Paradise View 794

Are you torn between these two hues? Let's dive in and see which is the best fit for your home.

Benjamin Moore Sea Isle 751 vs Benjamin Moore Paradise View 794Benjamin Moore Sea Isle 751
LRV: 61.73%
Light color
Temperature: cold
LRV: 61.65%
Light color
Temperature: cold

Sea Isle 751 vs Sonoma Skies 737

Trying to decide between these two shades? Our comparison highlights the similarities and differences between these two paint colors.

Benjamin Moore Sea Isle 751 vs Benjamin Moore Sonoma Skies 737Benjamin Moore Sea Isle 751
LRV: 61.73%
Light color
Temperature: cold
LRV: 61.97%
Light color
Temperature: cold

Color codes

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HEX#A5D7DCcopy color code
RGB Decimal165, 215, 220copy color code
RGB Percent64.71%, 84.31%, 86.27%copy color code
HSVHue: 185° Saturation: 25.0% Value: 86.27%copy color code
HSLhsl(185, 44, 75)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 25.0 Magenta: 2.27 Yellow: 0.0 Key: 13.73copy color code
YIQY: 200.62 I: -31.402 Q: -9.021copy color code
XYZX: 52.731 Y: 61.765 Z: 76.834copy color code
CIE LabL:82.788 a:-14.966 b:-7.733copy color code
CIE LuvL:82.788 u:-25.272 v:-9.488copy color code
Decimal10868700copy color code
Hunter lab78.591, -17.769, -2.951copy color code
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