SW 9629

Sherwin Williams Constellation

Sherwin Williams Constellation SW 9629 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Constellation paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful SW 9629. Find out if this gorgeous warm grey paint color would look great on your living room walls or trims, kitchen cabinet, bedroom accent wall, bathroom or house exterior.

Color code:SW 9629
Color name:Constellation
Brand:Sherwin Williams
Color collections:Emerald Designer Edition - Rustic + Refined

Constellation for bedroom

  • Sherwin Williams Constellation bedroom
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  • Sherwin Williams Constellation 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.

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LRV of Constellation

Constellation SW 9629 has an LRV of 60.23% and refers to Light colors that reflect most of the incident 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 60.23% 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 Constellation undertones?

Yellow is Sherwin Williams Constellation 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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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:

205, 204, 195

Is Sherwin Williams Constellation SW 9629 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 54° this Grey refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

SW 9629 Constellation HSL code: 54, 9%, 78%

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 Grey will make even large rooms feel cozy and intimate
  • Warm Grey 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 Constellation:

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

Constellation SW 9629 vs Frostwork SW 0059

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

Sherwin Williams Constellation SW 9629 vs Sherwin Williams Frostwork SW 0059Sherwin Williams Constellation SW 9629
LRV: 60.23%
Light color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 61.57%
Light color
Temperature: warm

Constellation SW 9629 vs Front Porch SW 7651

Looking for the perfect paint color for your space? Discover which one suits your needs in our comparison.

Sherwin Williams Constellation SW 9629 vs Sherwin Williams Front Porch SW 7651Sherwin Williams Constellation SW 9629
LRV: 60.23%
Light color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 60.16%
Light color
Temperature: warm

Color codes

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HEX#cdccc3copy color code
RGB Decimal205, 204, 195copy color code
RGB Percent80.39%, 80.00%, 76.47%copy color code
HSVHue: 54° Saturation: 4.88% Value: 80.39%copy color code
HSLhsl(54, 9, 78)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 0.0 Magenta: 0.49 Yellow: 4.88 Key: 19.61copy color code
YIQY: 203.273 I: 3.488 Q: -2.589copy color code
XYZX: 56.618 Y: 60.105 Z: 60.234copy color code
CIE LabL:81.895 a:-1.26 b:4.604copy color code
CIE LuvL:81.895 u:1.077 v:7.067copy color code
Decimal13487299copy color code
Hunter lab77.528, -5.316, 8.205copy color code
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