Benjamin Moore Abstracta

Benjamin Moore Abstracta 322 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Abstracta paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful 322. Find out if this gorgeous warm yellow paint color would look great on your living room walls or trims, kitchen cabinet, bedroom accent wall, bathroom or house exterior.

Official color page:Abstracta 322
Color code:322
Color name:Abstracta
Brand:Benjamin Moore

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LRV of Abstracta

Abstracta 322 has an LRV of 57.55% 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 57.55% 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 Benjamin Moore Abstracta undertones?

Yellow is Benjamin Moore Abstracta 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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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:

254, 202, 37

Is Benjamin Moore Abstracta 322 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 46° this Yellow refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

322 Abstracta HSL code: 46, 99%, 57%

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 Yellow will make even large rooms feel cozy and intimate
  • Warm Yellow 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 Benjamin Moore Abstracta:

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

Darker shades

Color comparison

Abstracta 322 vs Bold Yellow 336

Choosing the best shade for your space? We've compared the two colors to help you make an informed decision for your project.

Benjamin Moore Abstracta 322 vs Benjamin Moore Bold Yellow 336Benjamin Moore Abstracta 322
LRV: 57.55%
Light color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 69.03%
Light color
Temperature: warm

Abstracta 322 vs Sunflower 2019-30

Can't choose between these two beautiful shades? We'll compare these two colors to help you make the right decision.

Benjamin Moore Abstracta 322 vs Benjamin Moore Sunflower 2019-30Benjamin Moore Abstracta 322
LRV: 57.55%
Light color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 57.32%
Light color
Temperature: warm

Color codes

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HEX#FECA25copy color code
RGB Decimal254, 202, 37copy color code
RGB Percent99.61%, 79.22%, 14.51%copy color code
HSVHue: 46° Saturation: 85.43% Value: 99.61%copy color code
HSLhsl(46, 99, 57)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 0.0 Magenta: 20.47 Yellow: 85.43 Key: 0.39copy color code
YIQY: 198.738 I: 84.009 Q: -40.348copy color code
XYZX: 62.331 Y: 63.45 Z: 10.714copy color code
CIE LabL:83.679 a:4.754 b:79.526copy color code
CIE LuvL:83.679 u:44.024 v:84.289copy color code
Decimal16697893copy color code
Hunter lab79.656, 0.281, 47.784copy color code
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