Benjamin Moore St. Lucia Teal

Benjamin Moore St. Lucia Teal 683 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full St. Lucia Teal paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful 683. 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:St. Lucia Teal 683
Color code:683
Color name:St. Lucia Teal
Brand:Benjamin Moore

St. Lucia Teal 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 Teal

St. Lucia Teal 683 has an LRV of 43.79% 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 43.79% 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 Teal undertones?

Green is Benjamin Moore St. Lucia Teal 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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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:

148, 184, 175

Is Benjamin Moore St. Lucia Teal 683 cool or warm?

warm colors
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cool colors

With a hue of 165° this Green refers cool paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

683 St. Lucia Teal HSL code: 165, 20%, 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 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 St. Lucia Teal:

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 Teal 683 vs Colorado Gray 2136-50

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

Benjamin Moore St. Lucia Teal 683 vs Benjamin Moore Colorado Gray 2136-50Benjamin Moore St. Lucia Teal 683
LRV: 43.79%
Light Medium color
Temperature: cold
LRV: 44.16%
Light Medium color
Temperature: cold

Color codes

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HEX#94B8AFcopy color code
RGB Decimal148, 184, 175copy color code
RGB Percent58.04%, 72.16%, 68.63%copy color code
HSVHue: 165° Saturation: 19.57% Value: 72.16%copy color code
HSLhsl(165, 20, 65)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 19.57 Magenta: 0.0 Yellow: 4.89 Key: 27.84copy color code
YIQY: 172.21 I: -18.56 Q: -10.416copy color code
XYZX: 37.088 Y: 43.671 Z: 47.021copy color code
CIE LabL:72.008 a:-13.972 b:0.565copy color code
CIE LuvL:72.008 u:-18.526 v:3.161copy color code
Decimal9746607copy color code
Hunter lab66.084, -15.467, 4.072copy color code
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