45GY 55/052

Dulux Tranquil Dawn

Dulux Tranquil Dawn 45GY 55/052 paint color review

Color code:45GY 55/052
Color name:Tranquil Dawn

What color is Dulux Tranquil Dawn?

Dulux Tranquil Dawn is a green hue with gray undertones that exudes a soft and soothing atmosphere. Ideal for bedrooms, bathrooms, and spaces where relaxation is a priority, this color is a popular choice among homeowners and interior designers. The inviting shade of Dulux Tranquil Dawn creates a peaceful and calm ambiance, making it a great option for those looking to incorporate a touch of serenity into their home decor. The versatility of this color allows it to complement a range of interior styles and make a beautiful and long-lasting impact in any space.

What colors go well with Tranquil Dawn?

Colors that complement Tranquil Dawn include soft pinks and blushes, warm whites and creams, light grays, and earthy neutrals such as beige and taupe.Additionally, Tranquil Dawn can be paired with deeper greens or blues for a more moody or dramatic look.

White eggshel colors

Beige and taupe complementing colors

Dark green colors

LRV of Tranquil Dawn

Tranquil Dawn 45GY 55/052 has an LRV of 55% 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 55.00% 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 Dulux Tranquil Dawn undertones?

Green is Dulux Tranquil Dawn 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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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:

189, 195, 185

Is Dulux Tranquil Dawn 45GY 55/052 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 96° this Green refers cool paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

45GY 55/052 Tranquil Dawn HSL code: 96, 8%, 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.

  • Cool Green shades make a room feel sleek, fresh and modern
  • Cooler hues have a calm and relaxation effect
  • Cool Grey 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 Dulux Tranquil Dawn:

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

Dulux 45GY 55/052 Tranquil Dawn

Color comparison

Tranquil Dawn 45GY 55/052 vs Willow Tree SW 7741

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.

Dulux Tranquil Dawn 45GY 55/052 vs Sherwin Williams Willow Tree SW 7741Dulux Tranquil Dawn 45GY 55/052
LRV: 55%
Light color
Temperature: cold
LRV: 40.99%
Light Medium color
Temperature: cold

Tranquil Dawn 45GY 55/052 vs Overtly Olive 70YY 43/113

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

Dulux Tranquil Dawn 45GY 55/052 vs Dulux Overtly Olive 70YY 43/113Dulux Tranquil Dawn 45GY 55/052
LRV: 55%
Light color
Temperature: cold
LRV: 40.82%
Light Medium color
Temperature: cold

Color pairings

Tranquil Dawn 45GY 55/052 vs Egyptian Cotton 40YY 65/061

Dulux Tranquil Dawn 45GY 55/052 vs Dulux Egyptian Cotton 40YY 65/061Dulux Tranquil Dawn 45GY 55/052
LRV: 55%
Light color
Temperature: cold
LRV: 66%
Light color
Temperature: cold

Color codes

We have collected almost every possible color code you could ever need. To copy the code, just click the icon to the right of it.

HEX#BDC3B9copy color code
RGB Decimal189, 195, 185copy color code
RGB Percent74.12%, 76.47%, 72.55%copy color code
HSVHue: 96° Saturation: 5.13% Value: 76.47%copy color code
HSLhsl(96, 8, 75)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 3.08 Magenta: 0.0 Yellow: 5.13 Key: 23.53copy color code
YIQY: 192.066 I: -0.362 Q: -4.381copy color code
XYZX: 49.256 Y: 53.352 Z: 53.589copy color code
CIE LabL:78.082 a:-3.911 b:4.304copy color code
CIE LuvL:78.082 u:-2.866 v:7.039copy color code
Decimal12436409copy color code
Hunter lab73.042, -7.452, 7.63copy color code
Copy color code
Copy paint color code