SW 6619

Sherwin Williams Sockeye

Sherwin Williams Sockeye SW 6619 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Sockeye paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful SW 6619. Find out if this gorgeous warm red paint color would look great on your living room walls or trims, kitchen cabinet, bedroom accent wall, bathroom or house exterior.

Official color page:Sockeye SW 6619
Color code:SW 6619
Color name:Sockeye
Brand:Sherwin Williams

Sockeye for bedroom

  • Sherwin Williams Sockeye bedroom
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  • Sherwin Williams Sockeye 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 Mid-tone paint color could transform your own bedroom space.

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LRV of Sockeye

Sockeye SW 6619 has an LRV of 40.06% and refers to Light Medium colors that reflect half 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 40.06% 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 Sockeye undertones?

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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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

228, 151, 128

Is Sherwin Williams Sockeye SW 6619 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 14° this Red refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

SW 6619 Sockeye HSL code: 14, 65%, 70%

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 Red will make even large rooms feel cozy and intimate
  • Warm Red 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 Sockeye:

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.

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

Sockeye SW 6619 vs Dishy Coral SW 6598

Looking for the perfect paint color for your space? Discover which one suits your needs in our comparison.

Sherwin Williams Sockeye SW 6619 vs Sherwin Williams Dishy Coral SW 6598Sherwin Williams Sockeye SW 6619
LRV: 40.06%
Light Medium color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 40.25%
Light Medium color
Temperature: warm

Sockeye SW 6619 vs Charisma SW 6605

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 Sockeye SW 6619 vs Sherwin Williams Charisma SW 6605Sherwin Williams Sockeye SW 6619
LRV: 40.06%
Light Medium color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 41.16%
Light Medium color
Temperature: warm

Color codes

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HEX#e49780copy color code
RGB Decimal228, 151, 128copy color code
RGB Percent89.41%, 59.22%, 50.20%copy color code
HSVHue: 14° Saturation: 43.86% Value: 89.41%copy color code
HSLhsl(14, 65, 70)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 0.0 Magenta: 33.77 Yellow: 43.86 Key: 10.59copy color code
YIQY: 171.401 I: 53.275 Q: 9.131copy color code
XYZX: 46.96 Y: 40.189 Z: 25.7copy color code
CIE LabL:69.604 a:26.291 b:23.992copy color code
CIE LuvL:69.604 u:54.807 v:26.477copy color code
Decimal14980992copy color code
Hunter lab63.395, 21.282, 20.34copy color code
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