SW 6695

Sherwin Williams Midday

Sherwin Williams Midday SW 6695 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Midday paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful SW 6695. Find out if this gorgeous warm yellow paint color would look great on your living room walls or trims, kitchen cabinet, bedroom accent wall, bathroom or house exterior.

Official color page:Midday SW 6695
Color code:SW 6695
Color name:Midday
Brand:Sherwin Williams

Midday for 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 warm Light paint color could transform your own bedroom space.

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LRV of Midday

Midday SW 6695 has an LRV of 70.4% and refers to Light colors that reflect most 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 70.40% 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 Midday undertones?

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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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

247, 215, 138

Is Sherwin Williams Midday SW 6695 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 42° this Yellow refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

SW 6695 Midday HSL code: 42, 87%, 75%

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.

  • Warm Yellow will make even large rooms feel cozy and intimate
  • Warm Yellow undertones tend to make you feel happy, energized and playful
  • Warm paint colors are ideal for kitchens, living rooms or bathrooms
  • Warmer hues make larger spaces feel more inviting

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 Midday:

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

Color comparison

Midday SW 6695 vs Classical Yellow SW 2865

Looking for the perfect paint color for your space? Let's see the differences between these two paint colors to help you make an informed decision.

Sherwin Williams Midday SW 6695 vs Sherwin Williams Classical Yellow SW 2865Sherwin Williams Midday SW 6695
LRV: 70.4%
Light color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 68.94%
Light color
Temperature: warm

Midday SW 6695 vs Sunny Veranda SW 9017

Can't decide between these gorgeous hues? We've got you covered with a comparison.

Sherwin Williams Midday SW 6695 vs Sherwin Williams Sunny Veranda SW 9017Sherwin Williams Midday SW 6695
LRV: 70.4%
Light color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 76.25%
Off-White color
Temperature: warm

Color codes

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HEX#f7d78acopy color code
RGB Decimal247, 215, 138copy color code
RGB Percent96.86%, 84.31%, 54.12%copy color code
HSVHue: 42° Saturation: 44.13% Value: 96.86%copy color code
HSLhsl(42, 87, 75)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 0.0 Magenta: 12.96 Yellow: 44.13 Key: 3.14copy color code
YIQY: 215.79 I: 43.812 Q: -17.193copy color code
XYZX: 67.247 Y: 70.213 Z: 34.048copy color code
CIE LabL:87.101 a:1.133 b:42.01copy color code
CIE LuvL:87.101 u:25.111 v:54.954copy color code
Decimal16242570copy color code
Hunter lab83.793, -3.385, 34.564copy color code
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