Sherwin Williams Regale Blue SW 6801

Let’s dive into a full Regale Blue paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful SW 6801. Find out if this gorgeous cold blue paint color would look great on your living room walls or trims, kitchen cabinet, bedroom accent wall, bathroom or house exterior.

Official color page:Regale Blue SW 6801
Color code:SW 6801
Color name:Regale Blue
Brand:Sherwin Williams

What are Sherwin Williams Regale Blue undertones?

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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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

#7DB5D3

RGB code:

125, 181, 211

Is Sherwin Williams Regale Blue SW 6801 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 201° this Blue refers cool paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

SW 6801 Regale Blue HSL code: 201, 49%, 66%

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 Blue shades make a room feel sleek, fresh and modern
  • Cooler hues have a calm and relaxation effect
  • Cool Blue 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 Regale Blue:

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 6801 Regale Blue

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

Regale Blue SW 6801 vs Sky Fall SW 9049

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

Sherwin Williams Regale Blue SW 6801 vs Sherwin Williams Sky Fall SW 9049Open Regale Blue SW 6801
LRV: 42.2%
Light Medium color
Temperature: cold
LRV: 50.83%
Light Medium color
Temperature: cold

Regale Blue SW 6801 vs Nautilus SW 6780

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

Sherwin Williams Regale Blue SW 6801 vs Sherwin Williams Nautilus SW 6780Open Regale Blue SW 6801
LRV: 42.2%
Light Medium color
Temperature: cold
LRV: 41.85%
Light Medium color
Temperature: cold