Sherwin Williams Marine SW 9659 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Marine paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful SW 9659. 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 9659
Color name:Marine
Brand:Sherwin Williams
Color collections:Emerald Designer Edition - Rustic + Refined

Marine for bedroom

  • Sherwin Williams Marine bedroom
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  • Sherwin Williams Marine bedroom
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  • Sherwin Williams Marine bedroom
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  • Sherwin Williams Marine 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.

Marine for living room

  • Sherwin Williams Marine living room interior
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  • Sherwin Williams Marine victorian house interior
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  • Sherwin Williams Marine cozy living room
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  • Sherwin Williams Marine living room walls
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  • Sherwin Williams Marine living room
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  • Sherwin Williams Marine japandi interior
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  • Sherwin Williams Marine living room
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Check out this stunning Mid-tone used in real living rooms. Explore how this Green color shade can create a unique space

Sherwin Williams SW 9659 for bathroom

  • Sherwin Williams Marine bathroom
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  • Sherwin Williams Marine minimalist bathroom
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  • Sherwin Williams Marine bathroom
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  • Sherwin Williams Marine minimalist bathroom
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  • Sherwin Williams Marine bathroom
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  • Sherwin Williams Marine minimalist bathroom
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Looking for inspiration for your dream bathroom renovation project? These beautiful handpicked photos will show you this delightfully cool Mid-tone real bathrooms.

Sherwin Williams SW 9659 on kitchen cabinets

  • Sherwin Williams Marine kitchen cabinets
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  • Sherwin Williams Marine kitchen cabinets
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  • Sherwin Williams Marine small kitchen cabinets
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  • Sherwin Williams Marine kitchen cabinets
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Want a stylish kitchen? View real-life photo examples of this fascinating cool hue is paired with backsplashes, countertops, and hardware.

Sherwin Williams Marine reviews

  • Sherwin Williams Marine wall
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  • Sherwin Williams Marine kitchen painted backsplash
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  • Sherwin Williams Marine kitchen backsplash
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  • Sherwin Williams Marine kitchen review
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  • Sherwin Williams Marine kitchen cabinets
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  • Sherwin Williams Marine kidsroom interior, children's room
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  • Sherwin Williams Marine modern interior
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  • Sherwin Williams Marine living room interior
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  • Sherwin Williams Marine living room
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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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What are Sherwin Williams Marine undertones?

Green is Sherwin Williams Marine 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:

#94A69D

RGB code:

148, 166, 157

Is Sherwin Williams Marine SW 9659 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 150° this Green refers cool paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

SW 9659 Marine HSL code: 150, 9%, 62%

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 Marine:

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

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

Marine SW 9659 vs Debonair SW 9139

Our comparison outlines the key differences between the two colors to assist you in choosing the right one for your space.

Sherwin Williams Marine SW 9659 vs Sherwin Williams Debonair SW 9139Open Marine SW 9659
LRV: 35.96%
Medium color
Temperature: cold
LRV: 35.95%
Medium color
Temperature: cold

Marine SW 9659 vs Let it Rain SW 9152

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

Sherwin Williams Marine SW 9659 vs Sherwin Williams Let it Rain SW 9152Open Marine SW 9659
LRV: 35.96%
Medium color
Temperature: cold
LRV: 34.29%
Medium color
Temperature: cold

LRV of Marine

Marine SW 9659 has an LRV of 35.96% 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 35.96% 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.

Color codes

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HEX#94a69dcopy color code
RGB Decimal148, 166, 157copy color code
RGB Percent58.04%, 65.10%, 61.57%copy color code
HSVHue: 150° Saturation: 10.84% Value: 65.1%copy color code
HSLhsl(150, 9, 62)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 10.84 Magenta: 0.0 Yellow: 5.42 Key: 34.9copy color code
YIQY: 159.592 I: -7.834 Q: -6.608copy color code
XYZX: 31.933 Y: 36.002 Z: 37.156copy color code
CIE LabL:66.522 a:-8.104 b:2.518copy color code
CIE LuvL:66.522 u:-9.463 v:4.989copy color code
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Hunter lab60.002, -10.005, 5.286copy color code
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