Sherwin Williams Citrus SW 6906

Let’s dive into a full Citrus paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful SW 6906. Find out if this gorgeous warm yellow paint color would look great on your living room walls or trims, kitchen cabinet, bedroom accent wall, bathroom or house exterior.

Official color page:Citrus SW 6906
Color code:SW 6906
Color name:Citrus
Brand:Sherwin Williams

Citrus for bedroom

  • Sherwin Williams Citrus bedroom
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  • Sherwin Williams Citrus bedroom
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  • Sherwin Williams Citrus bedroom
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  • Sherwin Williams Citrus 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 warm Light paint color could transform your own bedroom space.

Citrus for living room

  • Sherwin Williams Citrus living room interior
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  • Sherwin Williams Citrus victorian house interior
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  • Sherwin Williams Citrus cozy living room
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  • Sherwin Williams Citrus living room walls
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  • Sherwin Williams Citrus living room
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  • Sherwin Williams Citrus japandi interior
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  • Sherwin Williams Citrus living room
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Check out this stunning Light used in real living rooms. Explore how this Yellow color shade can create a unique space

Sherwin Williams SW 6906 for bathroom

  • Sherwin Williams Citrus bathroom
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  • Sherwin Williams Citrus minimalist bathroom
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  • Sherwin Williams Citrus bathroom
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  • Sherwin Williams Citrus minimalist bathroom
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  • Sherwin Williams Citrus bathroom
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  • Sherwin Williams Citrus minimalist bathroom
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Looking for inspiration for your dream bathroom renovation project? These beautiful handpicked photos will show you this delightfully warm Light real bathrooms.

What are Sherwin Williams Citrus undertones?

Yellow is Sherwin Williams Citrus 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:

#FFC401

RGB code:

255, 196, 1

Is Sherwin Williams Citrus SW 6906 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 46° this Yellow refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

SW 6906 Citrus HSL code: 46, 100%, 50%

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 Yellow will make even large rooms feel cozy and intimate
  • Warm Yellow 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 Sherwin Williams Citrus:

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

Sherwin Williams SW 6906 Citrus

Color comparison

Citrus SW 6906 vs Goldfinch SW 6905

Are you struggling to choose between these two hues for your next project? Our comparison will help you choose the ideal color for your space.

Sherwin Williams Citrus SW 6906 vs Sherwin Williams Goldfinch SW 6905Open Citrus SW 6906
LRV: 60.98%
Light color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 54.76%
Light Medium color
Temperature: warm