SW 9059

Sherwin Williams Silken Peacock

Sherwin Williams Silken Peacock SW 9059 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Silken Peacock paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful SW 9059. 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:Silken Peacock SW 9059
Color code:SW 9059
Color name:Silken Peacock
Brand:Sherwin Williams
Color collections:Creative

LRV of Silken Peacock

Silken Peacock SW 9059 has an LRV of 15.44% 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 15.44% 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 Silken Peacock undertones?

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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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

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RGB code:

66, 117, 132

Is Sherwin Williams Silken Peacock SW 9059 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 194° this Blue refers cool paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

SW 9059 Silken Peacock HSL code: 194, 33%, 39%

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 Silken Peacock:

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

Silken Peacock SW 9059 vs Turkish Tile SW 7610

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

Sherwin Williams Silken Peacock SW 9059 vs Sherwin Williams Turkish Tile SW 7610Sherwin Williams Silken Peacock SW 9059
LRV: 15.44%
Medium Dark color
Temperature: cold
LRV: 15.62%
Medium Dark color
Temperature: cold

Silken Peacock SW 9059 vs Inky Blue SW 9149

Are you struggling to choose between these two hues for your next project? Our comparison will help you choose the ideal color for your space.

Sherwin Williams Silken Peacock SW 9059 vs Sherwin Williams Inky Blue SW 9149Sherwin Williams Silken Peacock SW 9059
LRV: 15.44%
Medium Dark color
Temperature: cold
LRV: 15.4%
Medium Dark color
Temperature: cold

Color codes

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HEX#427584copy color code
RGB Decimal66, 117, 132copy color code
RGB Percent25.88%, 45.88%, 51.76%copy color code
HSVHue: 194° Saturation: 50.0% Value: 51.76%copy color code
HSLhsl(194, 33, 39)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 50.0 Magenta: 11.36 Yellow: 0.0 Key: 48.24copy color code
YIQY: 103.461 I: -35.211 Q: -6.12copy color code
XYZX: 12.771 Y: 15.546 Z: 24.151copy color code
CIE LabL:46.373 a:-12.754 b:-13.527copy color code
CIE LuvL:46.373 u:-22.549 v:-17.44copy color code
Decimal4355460copy color code
Hunter lab39.428, -11.182, -8.718copy color code
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