SW 9020

Sherwin Williams Rayo de Sol

Sherwin Williams Rayo de Sol SW 9020 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Rayo de Sol paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful SW 9020. 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:Rayo de Sol SW 9020
Color code:SW 9020
Color name:Rayo de Sol
Brand:Sherwin Williams
Color collections:2017 Intrepid

Rayo de Sol for bedroom

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  • Sherwin Williams Rayo de Sol bedroom
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  • Sherwin Williams Rayo de Sol bedroom
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  • Sherwin Williams Rayo de Sol 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.

Rayo de Sol for living room

  • Sherwin Williams Rayo de Sol living room interior
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  • Sherwin Williams Rayo de Sol victorian house interior
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  • Sherwin Williams Rayo de Sol japandi interior
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  • Sherwin Williams Rayo de Sol living room
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Check out this stunning Light used in real living rooms. Explore how this Yellow color shade can create a unique space

Sherwin Williams SW 9020 for bathroom

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  • Sherwin Williams Rayo de Sol minimalist bathroom
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  • Sherwin Williams Rayo de Sol minimalist bathroom
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  • Sherwin Williams Rayo de Sol bathroom
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  • Sherwin Williams Rayo de Sol minimalist bathroom
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Looking for inspiration for your dream bathroom renovation project? These beautiful handpicked photos will show you this delightfully warm Light real bathrooms.

SW 9020 on kitchen cabinets

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

Sherwin Williams Rayo de Sol reviews

  • Sherwin Williams Rayo de Sol wall
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  • Sherwin Williams Rayo de Sol kitchen painted backsplash
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  • Sherwin Williams Rayo de Sol kitchen backsplash
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  • Sherwin Williams Rayo de Sol kitchen cabinets
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  • Sherwin Williams Rayo de Sol kidsroom interior, children's room
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  • Sherwin Williams Rayo de Sol modern interior
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  • Sherwin Williams Rayo de Sol living room interior
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  • Sherwin Williams Rayo de Sol 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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LRV of Rayo de Sol

Rayo de Sol SW 9020 has an LRV of 59.51% 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 59.51% 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 Rayo de Sol undertones?

Red is Sherwin Williams Rayo de Sol 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:

#F4C454

RGB code:

244, 196, 84

Is Sherwin Williams Rayo de Sol SW 9020 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 9020 Rayo de Sol HSL code: 42, 88%, 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.

  • 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 Rayo de Sol:

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

Sherwin Williams SW 9020 Rayo de Sol

Color comparison

Rayo de Sol SW 9020 vs Overjoy SW 6689

Can't decide between these two shades for your project? We break down the differences to assist you in making the right choice.

Sherwin Williams Rayo de Sol SW 9020 vs Sherwin Williams Overjoy SW 6689Open Rayo de Sol SW 9020
LRV: 59.51%
Light color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 57.7%
Light color
Temperature: warm

Rayo de Sol SW 9020 vs Social Butterfly SW 6898

What is the difference between these two paint colors. Let’s compare to see which might be right for you.

Sherwin Williams Rayo de Sol SW 9020 vs Sherwin Williams Social Butterfly SW 6898Open Rayo de Sol SW 9020
LRV: 59.51%
Light color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 55.64%
Light color
Temperature: warm

Color codes

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HEX#f4c454copy color code
RGB Decimal244, 196, 84copy color code
RGB Percent95.69%, 76.86%, 32.94%copy color code
HSVHue: 42° Saturation: 65.57% Value: 95.69%copy color code
HSLhsl(42, 88, 64)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 0.0 Magenta: 19.67 Yellow: 65.57 Key: 4.31copy color code
YIQY: 197.584 I: 64.594 Q: -24.701copy color code
XYZX: 58.651 Y: 59.357 Z: 16.753copy color code
CIE LabL:81.487 a:5.476 b:60.912copy color code
CIE LuvL:81.487 u:39.13 v:70.202copy color code
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Hunter lab77.043, 1.062, 41.038copy color code
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