Little Greene Aquamarine

Little Greene Aquamarine 138 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Aquamarine paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful 138. 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:Aquamarine 138
Color code:138
Color name:Aquamarine
Brand:Little Greene
Color collections:Colours of England, Colour Scales, Green

Aquamarine for bedroom

  • Little Greene Aquamarine 138 bedroom
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  • Little Greene Aquamarine 138 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 Mid-tone paint color could transform your own bedroom space.

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LRV of Aquamarine

Aquamarine 138 has an LRV of 43% and refers to Light Medium colors that reflect half 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 43.00% 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 Little Greene Aquamarine undertones?

Green is Little Greene Aquamarine 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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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

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RGB code:

168, 187, 160

Is Little Greene Aquamarine 138 cool or warm?

warm colors
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cool colors

With a hue of 102° this Green refers cool paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

138 Aquamarine HSL code: 102, 17%, 68%

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.

Color comparison

Aquamarine 138 vs French Grey Dark 163

Our comparison will assist you in determining which shade will complement your space.

Little Greene Aquamarine 138 vs Little Greene French Grey Dark 163Little Greene Aquamarine 138
LRV: 43%
Light Medium color
Temperature: cold
LRV: 43%
Light Medium color
Temperature: cold

Aquamarine 138 vs Tracery II 78

Looking for the perfect paint color for your space? Discover which one suits your needs in our comparison.

Little Greene Aquamarine 138 vs Little Greene Tracery II 78Little Greene Aquamarine 138
LRV: 43%
Light Medium color
Temperature: cold
LRV: 43%
Light Medium color
Temperature: cold

Color codes

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HEX#a8bba0copy color code
RGB Decimal168, 187, 160copy color code
RGB Percent65.88%, 73.33%, 62.75%copy color code
HSVHue: 102° Saturation: 14.44% Value: 73.33%copy color code
HSLhsl(102, 17, 68)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 10.16 Magenta: 0.0 Yellow: 14.44 Key: 26.67copy color code
YIQY: 178.241 I: -2.646 Q: -12.422copy color code
XYZX: 40.262 Y: 46.403 Z: 40.084copy color code
CIE LabL:73.806 a:-11.585 b:11.499copy color code
CIE LuvL:73.806 u:-9.424 v:18.449copy color code
Decimal11058080copy color code
Hunter lab68.12, -13.707, 12.796copy color code
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