SW 6804

Sherwin Williams Dignity Blue

Sherwin Williams Dignity Blue SW 6804 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Dignity Blue paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful SW 6804. 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:Dignity Blue SW 6804
Color code:SW 6804
Color name:Dignity Blue
Brand:Sherwin Williams

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LRV of Dignity Blue

Dignity Blue SW 6804 has an LRV of 6.39% and refers to Dark colors which means that this color almost does not reflect 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 6.39% 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 Dignity Blue undertones?

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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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

#094C73

RGB code:

9, 76, 115

Is Sherwin Williams Dignity Blue SW 6804 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 202° this Blue refers cool paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

SW 6804 Dignity Blue HSL code: 202, 85%, 24%

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 Sherwin Williams Dignity 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

Dignity Blue SW 6804 vs Oceanside SW 6496

Can't choose between these two beautiful shades? We'll compare these two colors to help you make the right decision.

Sherwin Williams Dignity Blue SW 6804 vs Sherwin Williams Oceanside SW 6496Sherwin Williams Dignity Blue SW 6804
LRV: 6.39%
Dark color
Temperature: cold
LRV: 7.87%
Dark color
Temperature: cold

Dignity Blue SW 6804 vs Honorable Blue SW 6811

Let's highlight the differences and help you select the ideal hue for your space.

Sherwin Williams Dignity Blue SW 6804 vs Sherwin Williams Honorable Blue SW 6811Sherwin Williams Dignity Blue SW 6804
LRV: 6.39%
Dark color
Temperature: cold
LRV: 5.67%
Dark color
Temperature: cold

Color codes

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HEX#094c73copy color code
RGB Decimal9, 76, 115copy color code
RGB Percent3.53%, 29.80%, 45.10%copy color code
HSVHue: 202° Saturation: 92.17% Value: 45.1%copy color code
HSLhsl(202, 85, 24)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 92.17 Magenta: 33.91 Yellow: 0.0 Key: 54.9copy color code
YIQY: 60.413 I: -52.458 Q: -2.036copy color code
XYZX: 5.79 Y: 6.464 Z: 17.158copy color code
CIE LabL:30.554 a:-3.926 b:-27.76copy color code
CIE LuvL:30.554 u:-18.932 v:-36.192copy color code
Decimal609395copy color code
Hunter lab25.424, -3.841, -22.215copy color code
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