Benjamin Moore Tropical Teal

Benjamin Moore Tropical Teal 734 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Tropical Teal paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful 734. 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:Tropical Teal 734
Color code:734
Color name:Tropical Teal
Brand:Benjamin Moore

LRV of Tropical Teal

Tropical Teal 734 has an LRV of 21.36% 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 21.36% 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 Teal undertones?

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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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

HEX value:


RGB code:

0, 137, 138

Is Benjamin Moore Tropical Teal 734 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 180° this Blue refers cool paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

734 Tropical Teal HSL code: 180, 100%, 27%

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 Tropical 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

Color comparison

Tropical Teal 734 vs Neptune Green 658

Discover the key differences and which shade could be the perfect fit for you.

Benjamin Moore Tropical Teal 734 vs Benjamin Moore Neptune Green 658Benjamin Moore Tropical Teal 734
LRV: 21.36%
Medium color
Temperature: cold
LRV: 23.25%
Medium color
Temperature: cold

Tropical Teal 734 vs Pacific Palisades 762

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

Benjamin Moore Tropical Teal 734 vs Benjamin Moore Pacific Palisades 762Benjamin Moore Tropical Teal 734
LRV: 21.36%
Medium color
Temperature: cold
LRV: 20.07%
Medium color
Temperature: cold

Color codes

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HEX#00898Acopy color code
RGB Decimal0, 137, 138copy color code
RGB Percent0.00%, 53.73%, 54.12%copy color code
HSVHue: 180° Saturation: 100.0% Value: 54.12%copy color code
HSLhsl(180, 100, 27)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 100.0 Magenta: 0.72 Yellow: 0.0 Key: 45.88copy color code
YIQY: 96.151 I: -81.96 Q: -28.669copy color code
XYZX: 13.531 Y: 19.725 Z: 27.132copy color code
CIE LabL:51.524 a:-29.979 b:-9.434copy color code
CIE LuvL:51.524 u:-39.751 v:-9.431copy color code
Decimal35210copy color code
Hunter lab44.412, -23.34, -5.132copy color code
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