Tikkurila Mermaid

Tikkurila Mermaid V376 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Mermaid paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful V376. Find out if this gorgeous cold green paint color would look great on your living room walls or trims, kitchen cabinet, bedroom accent wall, bathroom or house exterior.

Color code:V376
Color name:Mermaid

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LRV of Mermaid

Mermaid V376 has an LRV of 22.42% and refers to Medium colors that reflect a lot of 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 22.42% 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 Tikkurila Mermaid undertones?

Green is Tikkurila Mermaid 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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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:

115, 139, 121

Is Tikkurila Mermaid V376 cool or warm?

warm colors
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cool colors

With a hue of 135° this Green refers cool paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

V376 Mermaid HSL code: 135, 9%, 50%

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 Green 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 Tikkurila Mermaid:

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

Mermaid V376 vs Cloak M499

Trying to find ideal shade for your next project? Let's help you make the best decision for your design goals.

Tikkurila Mermaid V376 vs Tikkurila Cloak M499Tikkurila Mermaid V376
LRV: 22.42%
Medium color
Temperature: cold
LRV: 20.34%
Medium color
Temperature: cold

Mermaid V376 vs S448

Unsure what shade you should go with? We'll compare the two to help you find the perfect shade for your room.

Tikkurila Mermaid V376 vs Tikkurila  S448Tikkurila Mermaid V376
LRV: 22.42%
Medium color
Temperature: cold
LRV: 21.16%
Medium color
Temperature: warm

Color codes

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HEX#738B79copy color code
RGB Decimal115, 139, 121copy color code
RGB Percent45.10%, 54.51%, 47.45%copy color code
HSVHue: 135° Saturation: 17.27% Value: 54.51%copy color code
HSLhsl(135, 9, 50)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 17.27 Magenta: 0.0 Yellow: 12.95 Key: 45.49copy color code
YIQY: 129.772 I: -8.517 Q: -10.678copy color code
XYZX: 19.753 Y: 23.49 Z: 21.577copy color code
CIE LabL:55.574 a:-12.342 b:6.8copy color code
CIE LuvL:55.574 u:-12.258 v:11.287copy color code
Decimal7572345copy color code
Hunter lab48.467, -12.068, 7.531copy color code
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