CSP-670

Benjamin Moore Silken Blue

Benjamin Moore Silken Blue CSP-670 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Silken Blue paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful CSP-670. 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:Silken Blue CSP-670
Color code:CSP-670
Color name:Silken Blue
Brand:Benjamin Moore

Silken Blue for bedroom

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  • Benjamin Moore Silken Blue bedroom
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  • Benjamin Moore Silken Blue 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.

Silken Blue for living room

  • Benjamin Moore Silken Blue living room interior
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  • Benjamin Moore Silken Blue victorian house interior
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  • Benjamin Moore Silken Blue cozy living room
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  • Benjamin Moore Silken Blue living room walls
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  • Benjamin Moore Silken Blue living room
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  • Benjamin Moore Silken Blue japandi interior
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  • Benjamin Moore Silken Blue living room
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Check out this stunning Mid-tone used in real living rooms. Explore how this Blue color shade can create a unique space

Silken Blue for bathroom

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  • Benjamin Moore Silken Blue minimalist bathroom
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  • Benjamin Moore Silken Blue bathroom
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  • Benjamin Moore Silken Blue minimalist bathroom
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  • Benjamin Moore Silken Blue bathroom
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  • Benjamin Moore Silken Blue minimalist bathroom
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Looking for inspiration for your dream bathroom renovation project? These beautiful handpicked photos will show you this delightfully cool Mid-tone real bathrooms.

Silken Blue on kitchen cabinets

  • Benjamin Moore Silken Blue kitchen cabinets
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  • Benjamin Moore Silken Blue kitchen cabinets
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  • Benjamin Moore Silken Blue small kitchen cabinets
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  • Benjamin Moore Silken Blue kitchen cabinets
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Want a stylish kitchen? View real-life photo examples of this fascinating cool hue is paired with backsplashes, countertops, and hardware.

Silken Blue reviews

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  • Benjamin Moore Silken Blue kitchen painted backsplash
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  • Benjamin Moore Silken Blue kitchen backsplash
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  • Benjamin Moore Silken Blue kitchen review
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  • Benjamin Moore Silken Blue kitchen cabinets
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  • Benjamin Moore Silken Blue kidsroom interior, children's room
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  • Benjamin Moore Silken Blue modern interior
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  • Benjamin Moore Silken Blue living room interior
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  • Benjamin Moore Silken Blue living room
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View the photos of real spaces painted with this that were not included in specific categories.Close-ups, painted furniture, storages and dressers, hallways, stairs and ceilings.

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LRV of Silken Blue

Silken Blue CSP-670 has an LRV of 41.26% 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 41.26% 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 Silken Blue undertones?

Blue is Benjamin Moore Silken Blue 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

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HEX value

HEX value:

#9BAFB1

RGB code:

155, 175, 177

Is Benjamin Moore Silken Blue CSP-670 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.

CSP-670 Silken Blue HSL code: 185, 12%, 65%

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 Silken Blue:

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.

Benjamin Moore CSP-670 Silken Blue

Color comparison

Silken Blue CSP-670 vs French Toile CSP-595

Can't choose between these two beautiful shades? We'll compare these two colors to help you make the right decision.

Benjamin Moore Silken Blue CSP-670 vs Benjamin Moore French Toile CSP-595Benjamin Moore Silken Blue CSP-670
LRV: 41.26%
Light Medium color
Temperature: cold
LRV: 42.8%
Light Medium color
Temperature: cold

Silken Blue CSP-670 vs Pike's Peak Gray 2127-50

Struggling to choose the best color for your? We'll break down the differences so you can pick the perfect shade for your walls.

Benjamin Moore Silken Blue CSP-670 vs Benjamin Moore Pike's Peak Gray 2127-50Benjamin Moore Silken Blue CSP-670
LRV: 41.26%
Light Medium color
Temperature: cold
LRV: 39.38%
Medium color
Temperature: cold

Color codes

We have collected almost every possible color code you could ever need. To copy the code, just click the icon to the right of it.

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HEX#9BAFB1copy color code
RGB Decimal155, 175, 177copy color code
RGB Percent60.78%, 68.63%, 69.41%copy color code
HSVHue: 185° Saturation: 12.43% Value: 69.41%copy color code
HSLhsl(185, 12, 65)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 12.43 Magenta: 1.13 Yellow: 0.0 Key: 30.59copy color code
YIQY: 169.248 I: -12.561 Q: -3.608copy color code
XYZX: 36.781 Y: 40.802 Z: 47.521copy color code
CIE LabL:70.037 a:-6.489 b:-3.367copy color code
CIE LuvL:70.037 u:-10.863 v:-3.924copy color code
Decimal10203057copy color code
Hunter lab63.877, -9.001, 0.605copy color code
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