Little Greene Livid

Little Greene Livid 263 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Livid paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful 263. 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:Livid 263
Color code:263
Color name:Livid
Brand:Little Greene
Color collections:Colours of England, Grey

LRV of Livid

Livid 263 has an LRV of 19% and refers to Medium Dark which means that this color almost reflects very little 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 19.00% 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 Livid undertones?

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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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

109, 125, 120

Is Little Greene Livid 263 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 161° this Green refers cool paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

263 Livid HSL code: 161, 7%, 46%

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 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.

Color comparison

Livid 263 vs Pleat 280

Discover the key differences and which shade could be the perfect fit for you.

Little Greene Livid 263 vs Little Greene Pleat 280Little Greene Livid 263
LRV: 19%
Medium Dark color
Temperature: cold
LRV: 19%
Medium Dark color
Temperature: cold

Livid 263 vs Ambleside 304

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

Little Greene Livid 263 vs Little Greene Ambleside 304Little Greene Livid 263
LRV: 19%
Medium Dark color
Temperature: cold
LRV: 21%
Medium color
Temperature: cold

Color codes

We have collected almost every possible color code you could ever need. To copy the code, just click the icon to the right of it.

HEX#6d7d78copy color code
RGB Decimal109, 125, 120copy color code
RGB Percent42.75%, 49.02%, 47.06%copy color code
HSVHue: 161° Saturation: 12.8% Value: 49.02%copy color code
HSLhsl(161, 7, 46)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 12.8 Magenta: 0.0 Yellow: 4.0 Key: 50.98copy color code
YIQY: 119.646 I: -7.928 Q: -4.941copy color code
XYZX: 17.029 Y: 19.274 Z: 20.587copy color code
CIE LabL:51.006 a:-6.946 b:0.737copy color code
CIE LuvL:51.006 u:-8.414 v:2.099copy color code
Decimal7175544copy color code
Hunter lab43.902, -7.59, 2.929copy color code