SW 6462

Sherwin Williams Green Trance

Sherwin Williams Green Trance SW 6462 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Green Trance paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful SW 6462. 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 6462
Color name:Green Trance
Brand:Sherwin Williams
Color collections:Living Well

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LRV of Green Trance

Green Trance SW 6462 has an LRV of 75.38% and refers to Off-White colors that reflect a lot of 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 75.38% 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 Green Trance undertones?

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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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

215, 228, 219

Is Sherwin Williams Green Trance SW 6462 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 138° this Green refers cool paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

SW 6462 Green Trance HSL code: 138, 19%, 87%

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 Green 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 Green Trance:

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

Sherwin Williams SW 6462 Green Trance

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.

Sherwin Williams SW 6462 Green Trance

Color comparison

Green Trance SW 6462 vs Icicle SW 6238

Can't decide between these stunning hues? We'll help you compare these two color to find the perfect shade for your home.

Sherwin Williams Green Trance SW 6462 vs Sherwin Williams Icicle SW 6238Sherwin Williams Green Trance SW 6462
LRV: 75.38%
Off-White color
Temperature: cold
LRV: 73.28%
Off-White color
Temperature: cold

Green Trance SW 6462 vs Opaline SW 6189

Wondering how these two paint colors differ? Let us help you choose the perfect paint color for your home with our comparison.

Sherwin Williams Green Trance SW 6462 vs Sherwin Williams Opaline SW 6189Sherwin Williams Green Trance SW 6462
LRV: 75.38%
Off-White color
Temperature: cold
LRV: 73.05%
Off-White color
Temperature: warm

Color codes

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HEX#d7e4dbcopy color code
RGB Decimal215, 228, 219copy color code
RGB Percent84.31%, 89.41%, 85.88%copy color code
HSVHue: 138° Saturation: 5.7% Value: 89.41%copy color code
HSLhsl(138, 19, 87)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 5.7 Magenta: 0.0 Yellow: 3.95 Key: 10.59copy color code
YIQY: 223.087 I: -4.855 Q: -5.551copy color code
XYZX: 68.551 Y: 75.048 Z: 77.873copy color code
CIE LabL:89.415 a:-5.982 b:2.894copy color code
CIE LuvL:89.415 u:-6.749 v:5.454copy color code
Decimal14148827copy color code
Hunter lab86.63, -10.356, 7.345copy color code
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