Sherwin Williams Waterscape SW 6470

Let’s dive into a full Waterscape paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful SW 6470. 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.

Official color page:Waterscape SW 6470
Color code:SW 6470
Color name:Waterscape
Brand:Sherwin Williams
Color collections:ABC's and 123's, Living Well

What are Sherwin Williams Waterscape undertones?

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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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

#BFD2C9

RGB code:

191, 210, 201

Is Sherwin Williams Waterscape SW 6470 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 152° this Green refers cool paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

SW 6470 Waterscape HSL code: 152, 17%, 79%

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 Sherwin Williams Waterscape:

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

Sherwin Williams SW 6470 Waterscape

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

Waterscape SW 6470 vs Tradewind SW 6218

Trying to decide between these two shades? Our comparison highlights the similarities and differences between these two paint colors.

Sherwin Williams Waterscape SW 6470 vs Sherwin Williams Tradewind SW 6218Open Waterscape SW 6470
LRV: 61.53%
Light color
Temperature: cold
LRV: 60.69%
Light color
Temperature: cold