Benjamin Moore Sea Wind

Benjamin Moore Sea Wind OC-139 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Sea Wind paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful OC-139. Find out if this gorgeous warm 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:Sea Wind OC-139
Color code:OC-139
Color name:Sea Wind
Brand:Benjamin Moore

LRV of Sea Wind

Sea Wind OC-139 has an LRV of 71.46% 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 71.46% 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 Wind undertones?

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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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

225, 223, 207

Is Benjamin Moore Sea Wind OC-139 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 53° this Green refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

OC-139 Sea Wind HSL code: 53, 23%, 85%

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.

  • Warm Green will make even large rooms feel cozy and intimate
  • Warm Green undertones tend to make you feel happy, energized and playful
  • Warm paint colors are ideal for kitchens, living rooms or bathrooms
  • Warmer hues make larger spaces feel more inviting

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 Wind:

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 Wind OC-139 vs Strand of Pearls CSP-395

Wondering how these two paint colors differ? Let us help you choose the perfect paint color for your home with our comparison.

Benjamin Moore Sea Wind OC-139 vs Benjamin Moore Strand of Pearls CSP-395Benjamin Moore Sea Wind OC-139
LRV: 71.46%
Light color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 72.19%
Off-White color
Temperature: warm

Sea Wind OC-139 vs Fog Mist OC-31

Discover the key differences and which shade could be the perfect fit for you.

Benjamin Moore Sea Wind OC-139 vs Benjamin Moore Fog Mist OC-31Benjamin Moore Sea Wind OC-139
LRV: 71.46%
Light color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 70.15%
Light color
Temperature: warm

Color codes

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HEX#E1DFCFcopy color code
RGB Decimal225, 223, 207copy color code
RGB Percent88.24%, 87.45%, 81.18%copy color code
HSVHue: 53° Saturation: 8.0% Value: 88.24%copy color code
HSLhsl(53, 23, 85)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 0.0 Magenta: 0.89 Yellow: 8.0 Key: 11.76copy color code
YIQY: 221.774 I: 6.333 Q: -4.556copy color code
XYZX: 68.699 Y: 73.288 Z: 69.542copy color code
CIE LabL:88.585 a:-2.079 b:8.083copy color code
CIE LuvL:88.585 u:2.042 v:12.431copy color code
Decimal14802895copy color code
Hunter lab85.609, -6.572, 11.764copy color code
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