Benjamin Moore St. Lucia Skies

Benjamin Moore St. Lucia Skies 781 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full St. Lucia Skies paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful 781. 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:St. Lucia Skies 781
Color code:781
Color name:St. Lucia Skies
Brand:Benjamin Moore

St. Lucia Skies for 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 St. Lucia Skies

St. Lucia Skies 781 has an LRV of 47.3% 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 47.30% 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 St. Lucia Skies undertones?

Blue is Benjamin Moore St. Lucia Skies 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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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

HEX value:


RGB code:

125, 188, 219

Is Benjamin Moore St. Lucia Skies 781 cool or warm?

warm colors
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cool colors

With a hue of 200° this Blue refers cool paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

781 St. Lucia Skies HSL code: 200, 57%, 67%

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 St. Lucia Skies:

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

St. Lucia Skies 781 vs Pool Party 2059-50

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

Benjamin Moore St. Lucia Skies 781 vs Benjamin Moore Pool Party 2059-50Benjamin Moore St. Lucia Skies 781
LRV: 47.3%
Light Medium color
Temperature: cold
LRV: 47.3%
Light Medium color
Temperature: cold

St. Lucia Skies 781 vs Seaside Blue 2054-50

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 St. Lucia Skies 781 vs Benjamin Moore Seaside Blue 2054-50Benjamin Moore St. Lucia Skies 781
LRV: 47.3%
Light Medium color
Temperature: cold
LRV: 47.3%
Light Medium color
Temperature: cold

Color codes

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HEX#7DBCDBcopy color code
RGB Decimal125, 188, 219copy color code
RGB Percent49.02%, 73.73%, 85.88%copy color code
HSVHue: 200° Saturation: 42.92% Value: 85.88%copy color code
HSLhsl(200, 57, 67)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 42.92 Magenta: 14.16 Yellow: 0.0 Key: 14.12copy color code
YIQY: 172.697 I: -47.503 Q: -3.68copy color code
XYZX: 39.221 Y: 45.438 Z: 73.702copy color code
CIE LabL:73.179 a:-12.147 b:-21.847copy color code
CIE LuvL:73.179 u:-29.755 v:-32.505copy color code
Decimal8240347copy color code
Hunter lab67.408, -14.103, -17.641copy color code
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