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Benjamin Moore Ambrosia

Benjamin Moore Ambrosia 893 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Ambrosia paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful 893. Find out if this gorgeous warm pink paint color would look great on your living room walls or trims, kitchen cabinet, bedroom accent wall, bathroom or house exterior.

Official color page:Ambrosia 893
Color code:893
Color name:Ambrosia
Brand:Benjamin Moore

LRV of Ambrosia

Ambrosia 893 has an LRV of 81.88% and refers to Off-White 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 81.88% 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 Ambrosia undertones?

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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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

#F7E9DC

RGB code:

247, 233, 220

Is Benjamin Moore Ambrosia 893 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 29° this Pink refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

893 Ambrosia HSL code: 29, 63%, 92%

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 Pink will make even large rooms feel cozy and intimate
  • Warm Red 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 Ambrosia:

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

Benjamin Moore 893 Ambrosia

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

Ambrosia 893 vs Warm Blush 892

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

Benjamin Moore Ambrosia 893 vs Benjamin Moore Warm Blush 892Benjamin Moore Ambrosia 893
LRV: 81.88%
Off-White color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 80.14%
Off-White color
Temperature: warm

Ambrosia 893 vs Winter Sky 2163-70

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.

Benjamin Moore Ambrosia 893 vs Benjamin Moore Winter Sky 2163-70Benjamin Moore Ambrosia 893
LRV: 81.88%
Off-White color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 82.34%
White color
Temperature: warm

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.

FormatCode
HEX#F7E9DCcopy color code
RGB Decimal247, 233, 220copy color code
RGB Percent96.86%, 91.37%, 86.27%copy color code
HSVHue: 29° Saturation: 10.93% Value: 96.86%copy color code
HSLhsl(29, 63, 92)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 0.0 Magenta: 5.67 Yellow: 10.93 Key: 3.14copy color code
YIQY: 235.704 I: 12.52 Q: -1.084copy color code
XYZX: 80.413 Y: 83.22 Z: 79.518copy color code
CIE LabL:93.111 a:2.59 b:8.015copy color code
CIE LuvL:93.111 u:8.945 v:11.564copy color code
Decimal16247260copy color code
Hunter lab91.225, -2.301, 12.177copy color code