SW 6775

Sherwin Williams Briny

Sherwin Williams Briny SW 6775 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Briny paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful SW 6775. 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:Briny SW 6775
Color code:SW 6775
Color name:Briny
Brand:Sherwin Williams

Briny 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 Dark paint color could transform your own bedroom space.

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LRV of Briny

Briny SW 6775 has an LRV of 17.49% and refers to Medium Dark which means that this color almost reflects very little 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 17.49% 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 Sherwin Williams Briny undertones?

Blue is Sherwin Williams Briny 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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate

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HEX value

HEX value:

#08808E

RGB code:

8, 128, 142

Is Sherwin Williams Briny SW 6775 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 186° this Blue refers cool paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

SW 6775 Briny HSL code: 186, 89%, 29%

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.

Color comparison

Briny SW 6775 vs Nifty Turquoise SW 6941

Choosing between these two awesome hues? We'll break down the differences to help you find the perfect shade for your space.

Sherwin Williams Briny SW 6775 vs Sherwin Williams Nifty Turquoise SW 6941Sherwin Williams Briny SW 6775
LRV: 17.49%
Medium Dark color
Temperature: cold
LRV: 21.02%
Medium color
Temperature: cold

Briny SW 6775 vs Gulfstream SW 6768

Choosing between these two awesome hues? We'll break down the differences to help you find the perfect shade for your space.

Sherwin Williams Briny SW 6775 vs Sherwin Williams Gulfstream SW 6768Sherwin Williams Briny SW 6775
LRV: 17.49%
Medium Dark color
Temperature: cold
LRV: 18.39%
Medium Dark color
Temperature: cold

Color codes

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HEX#08808ecopy color code
RGB Decimal8, 128, 142copy color code
RGB Percent3.14%, 50.20%, 55.69%copy color code
HSVHue: 186° Saturation: 94.37% Value: 55.69%copy color code
HSLhsl(186, 89, 29)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 94.37 Magenta: 9.86 Yellow: 0.0 Key: 44.31copy color code
YIQY: 93.716 I: -76.007 Q: -21.028copy color code
XYZX: 12.699 Y: 17.441 Z: 28.281copy color code
CIE LabL:48.811 a:-23.746 b:-15.864copy color code
CIE LuvL:48.811 u:-35.793 v:-19.853copy color code
Decimal557198copy color code
Hunter lab41.763, -18.806, -10.916copy color code
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