Benjamin Moore Tint of Mint

Benjamin Moore Tint of Mint 851 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Tint of Mint paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful 851. 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:Tint of Mint 851
Color code:851
Color name:Tint of Mint
Brand:Benjamin Moore

LRV of Tint of Mint

Tint of Mint 851 has an LRV of 81.68% and refers to Off-White colors that reflect a lot of 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 81.68% 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 Tint of Mint undertones?

Green is Benjamin Moore Tint of Mint 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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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:

234, 239, 223

Is Benjamin Moore Tint of Mint 851 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 79° this Green refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

851 Tint of Mint HSL code: 79, 33%, 91%

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 Tint of Mint:

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.

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

Tint of Mint 851 vs Floral White OC-29

Looking for the perfect paint color for your space? Discover which one suits your needs in our comparison.

Benjamin Moore Tint of Mint 851 vs Benjamin Moore Floral White OC-29Benjamin Moore Tint of Mint 851
LRV: 81.68%
Off-White color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 80.06%
Off-White color
Temperature: warm

Tint of Mint 851 vs Ancient Ivory OC-133

What is the difference between these two paint colors. Let’s compare to see which might be right for you.

Benjamin Moore Tint of Mint 851 vs Benjamin Moore Ancient Ivory OC-133Benjamin Moore Tint of Mint 851
LRV: 81.68%
Off-White color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 80.45%
Off-White color
Temperature: warm

Color codes

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HEX#EAEFDFcopy color code
RGB Decimal234, 239, 223copy color code
RGB Percent91.76%, 93.73%, 87.45%copy color code
HSVHue: 79° Saturation: 6.69% Value: 93.73%copy color code
HSLhsl(79, 33, 91)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 2.09 Magenta: 0.0 Yellow: 6.69 Key: 6.27copy color code
YIQY: 235.681 I: 2.162 Q: -6.037copy color code
XYZX: 78.114 Y: 84.553 Z: 81.997copy color code
CIE LabL:93.69 a:-4.456 b:7.161copy color code
CIE LuvL:93.69 u:-1.976 v:11.625copy color code
Decimal15396831copy color code
Hunter lab91.953, -9.281, 11.496copy color code
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