Benjamin Moore Tropical Seaweed Green

Benjamin Moore Tropical Seaweed Green 2030-20 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Tropical Seaweed Green paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful 2030-20. 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:Tropical Seaweed Green 2030-20
Color code:2030-20
Color name:Tropical Seaweed Green
Brand:Benjamin Moore

LRV of Tropical Seaweed Green

Tropical Seaweed Green 2030-20 has an LRV of 28.87% and refers to Medium 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 28.87% 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 Tropical Seaweed Green undertones?

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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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

72, 171, 44

Is Benjamin Moore Tropical Seaweed Green 2030-20 cool or warm?

warm colors
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cool colors

With a hue of 107° this Green refers cool paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

2030-20 Tropical Seaweed Green HSL code: 107, 59%, 42%

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.

Color comparison

Tropical Seaweed Green 2030-20 vs Paradise Green 2031-20

Unsure what shade is the better choice for your design? We've highlighted the differences of these two colors to help you determine which one will best suit your space.

Benjamin Moore Tropical Seaweed Green 2030-20 vs Benjamin Moore Paradise Green 2031-20Benjamin Moore Tropical Seaweed Green 2030-20
LRV: 28.87%
Medium color
Temperature: cold
LRV: 33.27%
Medium color
Temperature: cold

Color codes

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HEX#48AB2Ccopy color code
RGB Decimal72, 171, 44copy color code
RGB Percent28.24%, 67.06%, 17.25%copy color code
HSVHue: 107° Saturation: 74.27% Value: 67.06%copy color code
HSLhsl(107, 59, 42)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 57.89 Magenta: 0.0 Yellow: 74.27 Key: 32.94copy color code
YIQY: 126.921 I: -18.183 Q: -60.464copy color code
XYZX: 17.689 Y: 30.684 Z: 7.373copy color code
CIE LabL:62.24 a:-51.771 b:53.379copy color code
CIE LuvL:62.24 u:-45.59 v:67.887copy color code
Decimal4762412copy color code
Hunter lab55.393, -39.936, 30.884copy color code
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