SW 0068

Sherwin Williams Copen Blue

Sherwin Williams Copen Blue SW 0068 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Copen Blue paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful SW 0068. 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.

Color code:SW 0068
Color name:Copen Blue
Brand:Sherwin Williams
Color collections:Teen Space, Historic Interior Color Wall, Creative, Living Well - Focus, The Streamlined Years (1930s-1950s)

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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 Mid-tone paint color could transform your own bedroom space.

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LRV of Copen Blue

Copen Blue SW 0068 has an LRV of 58.65% 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 58.65% 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 Copen Blue undertones?

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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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

#C2CCC4

RGB code:

194, 204, 196

Is Sherwin Williams Copen Blue SW 0068 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 132° this Green refers cool paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

SW 0068 Copen Blue HSL code: 132, 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.

  • Cool Green 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 Sherwin Williams Copen Blue:

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 0068 Copen Blue

Complementary color scheme

Complementary color scheme

This color scheme is a combination of two colors that are opposite each other on the color wheel. The high contrast between these colors creates a vibrant and dynamic visual effect.

Color comparison

Copen Blue SW 0068 vs Piedmont SW 9657

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 Copen Blue SW 0068 vs Sherwin Williams Piedmont SW 9657Sherwin Williams Copen Blue SW 0068
LRV: 58.65%
Light color
Temperature: cold
LRV: 59.77%
Light color
Temperature: cold

Copen Blue SW 0068 vs Aloof Gray SW 6197

Trying to decide between these two shades? Our comparison highlights the similarities and differences between these two paint colors.

Sherwin Williams Copen Blue SW 0068 vs Sherwin Williams Aloof Gray SW 6197Sherwin Williams Copen Blue SW 0068
LRV: 58.65%
Light color
Temperature: cold
LRV: 57.92%
Light color
Temperature: warm

Color codes

We have collected almost every possible color code you could ever need. To copy the code, just click the icon to the right of it.

FormatCode
HEX#c2ccc4copy color code
RGB Decimal194, 204, 196copy color code
RGB Percent76.08%, 80.00%, 76.86%copy color code
HSVHue: 132° Saturation: 4.9% Value: 80.0%copy color code
HSLhsl(132, 9, 78)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 4.9 Magenta: 0.0 Yellow: 3.92 Key: 20.0copy color code
YIQY: 200.098 I: -3.388 Q: -4.605copy color code
XYZX: 53.802 Y: 58.64 Z: 60.694copy color code
CIE LabL:81.093 a:-4.897 b:2.804copy color code
CIE LuvL:81.093 u:-5.178 v:5.046copy color code
Decimal12766404copy color code
Hunter lab76.577, -8.597, 6.611copy color code