Home > Color > Northern Lights (586) Color

Benjamin Moore Northern Lights (586) Paint Color


Color Name: Northern Lights (586)
Hex Color Code: #78BE9C
RGB Color Code: RGB(120, 190, 156)
CMYK Values*: 36.8%, 0.0%, 17.9%, 25.5%
Color Family (Hue): Green





About Northern Lights (586) color - its meaning and example


What color is Northern Lights (586)?

Northern Lights (586) color belongs to the Green color family (hue). The hexadecimal color code(color number) for Northern Lights (586) is #78BE9C, and the RGB color code is RGB(120, 190, 156).

In the RGB color model, Northern Lights (586) has a red value of 120, a green value of 190, and a blue value of 156. The CMYK color model (also known as process color, used in color printing) comprises 36.8% cyan, 0.0% magenta, 17.9% yellow, and 25.5% key (black). The HSL color scale has a hue of 150.9° (degrees), 35.0 % saturation, and 60.8 % lightness. In the HSB/HSV color space, Northern Lights (586) has a hue of 150.9° (degrees), 36.8 % saturation and 74.5 % brightness/value.


Northern Lights (586) is cool or warm?

The color Northern Lights (586) is a cool color.


What is the LRV of Northern Lights (586)?

Northern Lights (586) has an LRV of nearly 43. By LRV value, it is a medium light color.

Light Reflectance Value (LRV) is a measure of how much visible light is reflected off a surface. It is a number on a scale of 0 to 100, with 0 being pure black and 100 being pure white. The higher the LRV, the more light the color reflects and the lighter it will appear.



Dark Color

Northern Lights (586)

Light Color


Compare LRV 43 of Northern Lights (586) with dark and light Color




LRV is important to consider when choosing paint colors for a room, as it can affect the overall brightness and mood of the space. Lighter colors with higher LRVs will make a room feel more spacious and airy, while darker colors with lower LRVs will create a more intimate and cozy atmosphere.
LRV value 43 puts Benjamin Moore Northern Lights (586) paint color in the medium category.

  • Darker colors: Darker colors have lower LRV numbers because they absorb more light than they reflect. This means that they will make a room feel darker and smaller.
  • Lighter colors: Lighter colors have higher LRV numbers because they reflect more light than they absorb. This means that they will make a room feel brighter and more spacious.




Color Codes - Color Space Conversions


Northern Lights (586) (Paint - Benjamin Moore) color codes / color number / color space conversions - HEX, RGBA, CMYK, HSL, HSV/HSB, HYZ, CMY, HWB, RYB


RGBA / RGB

RGB(120, 190, 156)
Red
120 (47.1%)
Green
190 (74.5%)
Blue
156 (61.2%)
Alpha
1 (100.0%)

CMYK

Cyan
36.84%
Magenta
0.00%
Yellow
17.89%
Key
25.49%

HSL

HSL(150.86deg, 35.0 %, 60.8 %)

Hue
150.86°
Saturation
35.00 %.
Lightness
60.78 %.

RYB

RYB(31, 90, 75)
Red
31 (12.2%)
Yellow
90 (35.4%)
Blue
75 (29.4%)

HSV/HSB

Hue
150.86°
Saturation
36.84 %.
Brightness / Value
74.51 %.

HWB

H: 150.86°

W: 47.06 %

B: 25.49 %

XYZ

X : 32.16

Y : 43.22

Z : 38.1

YXY

Y1 : 43.22

X : 0.28

Y2 : 0.38

CMY

C : 52.94%

M : 25.49%

Y : 38.82%


LRV

~ 43.2 %

Munsell Color System

4G 7.0/6.4

CIE-Lab

L : 71.7

A : -29.62

B : 10.28

CIE-Lch

L : 71.7

C : 31.35

H : 160.86

CIE-Luv

L : 71.7

U : -33.54

V : 19.66

Hunter-Lab

L : 65.74

A : -27.73

B : 11.66






Similar Colors and Paints



Named colors similar to Northern Lights (586) (Paint - Benjamin Moore)


Here are the colors similar to Northern Lights (586) (Paint - Benjamin Moore). Delta E (ΔE) is the measure of the difference between two colors. Delta E is measured on a scale from 0 to 100, where 0 means exact match, and 100 is the highest difference.



#66CDAA
Medium Aquamarine
ΔE - 4.99 (95.0% similar)
#8FBC8F
Dark Sea Green
ΔE - 5.95 (94.1% similar)
#3EB489
Mint Green
ΔE - 6.77 (93.2% similar)
#A0D6B4
Turquoise Green
ΔE - 7.38 (92.6% similar)





Similar colors from Pantone, RAL, and other color matching system


RAL Design


Northern Lights (586) similar/equivalent colors from RAL Design. Conversion of Northern Lights (586) to RAL Design




Pantone PMS


Northern Lights (586) similar/equivalent colors from Pantone PMS. Conversion of Northern Lights (586) to Pantone PMS


#77C19A
PANTONE 2247 C
ΔE - 1.50 (98.5% similar)
#71B790
PANTONE 2248 C
ΔE - 2.57 (97.4% similar)
#71CC98
PANTONE 346 C
ΔE - 5.44 (94.6% similar)
#6ECEB2
PANTONE 338 C
ΔE - 5.53 (94.5% similar)


Pantone TCX


Northern Lights (586) similar/equivalent colors from Pantone TCX. Conversion of Northern Lights (586) to Pantone TCX




British Standard 4800


Northern Lights (586) similar/equivalent colors from British Standard 4800. Conversion of Northern Lights (586) to British Standard 4800


#68B6A5
BS 18-D-41 - Blue
ΔE - 6.27 (93.7% similar)
#85B582
BS 14-C-35 - Breamer
ΔE - 6.98 (93.0% similar)





Paint similar to Northern Lights (586) (Paint - Benjamin Moore)


Here are the best recommended paint colors similar to Northern Lights (586) (Paint - Benjamin Moore). Delta E (ΔE) is the measure of the difference between two colors. Delta E is measured on a scale from 0 to 100, where 0 means exact match, and 100 is the highest difference.


Benjamin Moore


Northern Lights (586) similar/equivalent paint from Benjamin Moore. Conversion of Northern Lights (586) to Benjamin Moore


#78BE9C
Northern Lights (586)
Paint - Benjamin Moore
#75C099
Meadowlands Green (2036-40)
ΔE - 1.45 (98.6% similar)
#75C8A2
Cliffside Park (579)
ΔE - 2.83 (97.2% similar)
#66BFA0
Rosamilia Green (592)
ΔE - 2.90 (97.1% similar)


Behr


Northern Lights (586) similar/equivalent paint from Behr. Conversion of Northern Lights (586) to Behr


#71B897
Farmer'S Market (MQ6-41)
ΔE - 1.73 (98.3% similar)
#73C4A4
Gem Silica (P420-4A)
ΔE - 2.22 (97.8% similar)
#84C299
Willow Hedge (P410-4)
ΔE - 2.90 (97.1% similar)
#88C096
Country Weekend (MQ6-40)
ΔE - 3.74 (96.3% similar)


Dunn-Edwards


Northern Lights (586) similar/equivalent paint from Dunn-Edwards. Conversion of Northern Lights (586) to Dunn-Edwards


#70BA9F
Arboretum (DE 5690)
ΔE - 2.60 (97.4% similar)
#88BB95
Forest Frolic (DE 5669)
ΔE - 3.68 (96.3% similar)
#8CB295
Morris Artichoke (DET 530)
ΔE - 6.07 (93.9% similar)
#7FB383
Verde (DE 5627)
ΔE - 6.14 (93.9% similar)





PPG Paints


Northern Lights (586) similar/equivalent paint from PPG Paints. Conversion of Northern Lights (586) to PPG Paints


#86BB9D
Grand Gusto (PPG1132-4)
ΔE - 2.82 (97.2% similar)
#80C4A9
Green Balloon (PPG1228-4)
ΔE - 2.85 (97.1% similar)
#79D0A7
Crystal Gem (PPG1227-4)
ΔE - 4.77 (95.2% similar)
#68B082
Elf Shoe (PPG1226-5)
ΔE - 5.53 (94.5% similar)


Sherwin Williams


Northern Lights (586) similar/equivalent paint from Sherwin Williams. Conversion of Northern Lights (586) to Sherwin Williams


#8AC1A1
Lark Green (SW 6745)
ΔE - 2.83 (97.2% similar)
#8EC298
Vegan (SW 6738)
ΔE - 4.52 (95.5% similar)
#70BAA7
Larchmere (SW 6752)
ΔE - 5.11 (94.9% similar)
#78B185
Frosted Emerald (SW 9035)
ΔE - 5.25 (94.8% similar)


Valspar


Northern Lights (586) similar/equivalent paint from Valspar. Conversion of Northern Lights (586) to Valspar


#8ABEA2
Kelp (6001-8A)
ΔE - 3.30 (96.7% similar)
#88B999
Clean Green (V025-2)
ΔE - 3.54 (96.5% similar)
#8ABA97
Green-Eyed Lady (8002-33D)
ΔE - 3.88 (96.1% similar)
#6BC9A9
Lavish Green (6002-10A)
ΔE - 4.01 (96.0% similar)








Color Combinations


View more Northern Lights (586) - #78BE9C color palettes and coordinating colors



Monochromatic Color Palette

Monochromatic colors belong to the same hue angle but different tints and shades. Monochromatic color palette can be generated by keeping the exact hue of the base color and then changing the saturation and lightness.

Analogous Color Palette

Analogous colors are a group of colors adjacent to each other on a color wheel. Group of these adjacent colors forms Analogous color scheme Palette. Analogous Palette can be generated by increasing or decreasing the hue value by 30 points.

Triadic Color Palette

The triadic color palette has three colors separated by 120° in the RGB color wheel

Tetradic Color Palette

The tetradic colour scheme composed of two sets of complementary colors in a rectangular shape on the color wheel.







Example Color Images and Mockup


Northern Lights (586) - #78BE9C Color Images and Patterns


Benjamin Moore Northern Lights (586) Paint vintage style bedroom interior
Benjamin Moore Northern Lights (586) Paint cozy coffee corner interior
Benjamin Moore Northern Lights (586) Paint modern minimalist living room interior
Benjamin Moore Northern Lights (586) Paint dining room design
Benjamin Moore Northern Lights (586) Paint exterior design modern house with walkway
Benjamin Moore Northern Lights (586) Paint modular kitchen design






Explore Named Colors