SW 7662

Sherwin Williams Evening Shadow

Sherwin Williams Evening Shadow SW 7662 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Evening Shadow paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful SW 7662. Find out if this gorgeous cold grey paint color would look great on your living room walls or trims, kitchen cabinet, bedroom accent wall, bathroom or house exterior.

Official color page:Evening Shadow SW 7662
Color code:SW 7662
Color name:Evening Shadow
Brand:Sherwin Williams
Color collections:Living Well, Dreamer, Soft and Sheer

Evening Shadow for bedroom

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  • Evening Shadow 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 Light paint color could transform your own bedroom space.

Evening Shadow for exterior

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  • Sw Evening Shadow House Exterior
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Looking for a fresh new look for your house exterior or starting from skretch? We’ve collected pictures of real-life homes that have been painted with this cool hue. Find inspiration for your house’s exterior, front doors, gates, shutters, frames or windows.

Sherwin Williams Evening Shadow reviews

  • Sw 7662 Review
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View the photos of real spaces painted with this that were not included in specific categories.Close-ups, painted furniture, storages and dressers, hallways, stairs and ceilings.

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LRV of Evening Shadow

Evening Shadow SW 7662 has an LRV of 60% 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 60.00% 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 Evening Shadow undertones?

Blue is Sherwin Williams Evening Shadow 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:

#C9CCCD

RGB code:

201, 204, 205

Is Sherwin Williams Evening Shadow SW 7662 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 195° this Grey refers cool paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

SW 7662 Evening Shadow HSL code: 195, 4%, 80%

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 Grey shades make a room feel sleek, fresh and modern
  • Cooler hues have a calm and relaxation effect
  • Cool Grey 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 Evening Shadow:

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.

Darker shades

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

Evening Shadow SW 7662 vs Zircon SW 7667

What is the difference between these two paint colors. Let’s compare to see which might be right for you.

Sherwin Williams Evening Shadow SW 7662 vs Sherwin Williams Zircon SW 7667Open Evening Shadow SW 7662
LRV: 60%
Light color
Temperature: cold
LRV: 58.72%
Light color
Temperature: warm

Evening Shadow SW 7662 vs Sea Salt SW 6204

Two gorgeous paint colors, but which one is right for you? Our comparison has got you covered.

Sherwin Williams Evening Shadow SW 7662 vs Sherwin Williams Sea Salt SW 6204Open Evening Shadow SW 7662
LRV: 60%
Light color
Temperature: cold
LRV: 63%
Light color
Temperature: cold

Color codes

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HEX#c9cccdcopy color code
RGB Decimal201, 204, 205copy color code
RGB Percent78.82%, 80.00%, 80.39%copy color code
HSVHue: 195° Saturation: 1.95% Value: 80.39%copy color code
HSLhsl(195, 4, 80)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 1.95 Magenta: 0.49 Yellow: 0.0 Key: 19.61copy color code
YIQY: 203.217 I: -2.109 Q: -0.323copy color code
XYZX: 56.697 Y: 60.011 Z: 66.337copy color code
CIE LabL:81.844 a:-0.844 b:-0.853copy color code
CIE LuvL:81.844 u:-1.74 v:-1.141copy color code
Decimal13225165copy color code
Hunter lab77.467, -4.925, 3.455copy color code
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