Benjamin Moore Topsoil

Benjamin Moore Topsoil CC-692 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Topsoil paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful CC-692. 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:Topsoil CC-692
Color code:CC-692
Color name:Topsoil
Brand:Benjamin Moore

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LRV of Topsoil

Topsoil CC-692 has an LRV of 7.56% and refers to Dark colors which means that this color almost does not reflect 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 7.56% 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 Topsoil undertones?

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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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

66, 72, 62

Is Benjamin Moore Topsoil CC-692 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 96° this Green refers cool paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

CC-692 Topsoil HSL code: 96, 7%, 26%

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 Topsoil:

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

Benjamin Moore CC-692 Topsoil

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

Topsoil CC-692 vs Chimichurri CSP-810

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

Benjamin Moore Topsoil CC-692 vs Benjamin Moore Chimichurri CSP-810Benjamin Moore Topsoil CC-692
LRV: 7.56%
Dark color
Temperature: cold
LRV: 9.7%
Dark color
Temperature: cold

Topsoil CC-692 vs Deep Caviar 2130-20

Are you torn between these two hues? Let's dive in and see which is the best fit for your home.

Benjamin Moore Topsoil CC-692 vs Benjamin Moore Deep Caviar 2130-20Benjamin Moore Topsoil CC-692
LRV: 7.56%
Dark color
Temperature: cold
LRV: 7.09%
Dark color
Temperature: warm

Color codes

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HEX#42483Ecopy color code
RGB Decimal66, 72, 62copy color code
RGB Percent25.88%, 28.24%, 24.31%copy color code
HSVHue: 96° Saturation: 13.89% Value: 28.24%copy color code
HSLhsl(96, 7, 26)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 8.33 Magenta: 0.0 Yellow: 13.89 Key: 71.76copy color code
YIQY: 69.066 I: -0.362 Q: -4.381copy color code
XYZX: 5.433 Y: 6.141 Z: 5.455copy color code
CIE LabL:29.765 a:-4.651 b:5.175copy color code
CIE LuvL:29.765 u:-2.725 v:6.517copy color code
Decimal4343870copy color code
Hunter lab24.781, -4.228, 4.294copy color code
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