SW 6213

Sherwin Williams Halcyon Green

Sherwin Williams Halcyon Green SW 6213 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Halcyon Green paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful SW 6213. 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.

Official color page:Halcyon Green SW 6213
Color code:SW 6213
Color name:Halcyon Green
Brand:Sherwin Williams
Color collections:Assistance

Halcyon Green for bedroom

  • Sherwin Williams Halcyon Green Bedroom
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  • Sherwin Williams Halcyon Green Wall Panelling
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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 Halcyon Green

Halcyon Green SW 6213 has an LRV of 38.53% and refers to Medium 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 38.53% 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 Halcyon Green undertones?

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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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

155, 170, 162

Is Sherwin Williams Halcyon Green SW 6213 cool or warm?

warm colors
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cool colors

With a hue of 148° this Green refers cool paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

SW 6213 Halcyon Green HSL code: 148, 8%, 64%

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 Halcyon Green:

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

Sherwin Williams SW 6213 Halcyon Green

Darker shades

Sherwin Williams SW 6213 Halcyon Green

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

Halcyon Green SW 6213 vs Unusual Gray SW 7059

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

Sherwin Williams Halcyon Green SW 6213 vs Sherwin Williams Unusual Gray SW 7059Sherwin Williams Halcyon Green SW 6213
LRV: 38.53%
Medium color
Temperature: cold
LRV: 38.53%
Medium color
Temperature: cold

Halcyon Green SW 6213 vs Dutch Tile Blue SW 0031

We'll help you determine which of these shades will work best in your space.

Sherwin Williams Halcyon Green SW 6213 vs Sherwin Williams Dutch Tile Blue SW 0031Sherwin Williams Halcyon Green SW 6213
LRV: 38.53%
Medium color
Temperature: cold
LRV: 38.53%
Medium color
Temperature: cold

Color codes

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HEX#9baaa2copy color code
RGB Decimal155, 170, 162copy color code
RGB Percent60.78%, 66.67%, 63.53%copy color code
HSVHue: 148° Saturation: 8.82% Value: 66.67%copy color code
HSLhsl(148, 8, 64)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 8.82 Magenta: 0.0 Yellow: 4.71 Key: 33.33copy color code
YIQY: 164.603 I: -6.368 Q: -5.663copy color code
XYZX: 34.412 Y: 38.326 Z: 39.757copy color code
CIE LabL:68.26 a:-6.827 b:2.327copy color code
CIE LuvL:68.26 u:-7.909 v:4.527copy color code
Decimal10201762copy color code
Hunter lab61.908, -9.119, 5.26copy color code
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