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Benjamin Moore Angel's Trumpet

Benjamin Moore Angel's Trumpet 278 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Angel's Trumpet paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful 278. 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:Angel's Trumpet 278
Color code:278
Color name:Angel's Trumpet
Brand:Benjamin Moore

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LRV of Angel's Trumpet

Angel's Trumpet 278 has an LRV of 48.44% and refers to Light Medium colors that reflect half 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 48.44% 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 Angel's Trumpet undertones?

Yellow is Benjamin Moore Angel's Trumpet 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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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:

#D2BD65

RGB code:

210, 189, 101

Is Benjamin Moore Angel's Trumpet 278 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 48° this Yellow refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

278 Angel's Trumpet HSL code: 48, 55%, 61%

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 Angel's Trumpet:

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

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

Angel's Trumpet 278 vs Cork 2153-40

Can't decide between these stunning hues? We'll help you compare these two color to find the perfect shade for your home.

Benjamin Moore Angel's Trumpet 278 vs Benjamin Moore Cork 2153-40Benjamin Moore Angel's Trumpet 278
LRV: 48.44%
Light Medium color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 44.58%
Light Medium color
Temperature: warm

Color codes

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HEX#D2BD65copy color code
RGB Decimal210, 189, 101copy color code
RGB Percent82.35%, 74.12%, 39.61%copy color code
HSVHue: 48° Saturation: 51.9% Value: 82.35%copy color code
HSLhsl(48, 55, 61)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 0.0 Magenta: 10.0 Yellow: 51.9 Key: 17.65copy color code
YIQY: 185.247 I: 40.792 Q: -22.943copy color code
XYZX: 47.126 Y: 51.039 Z: 19.677copy color code
CIE LabL:76.702 a:-3.838 b:46.757copy color code
CIE LuvL:76.702 u:18.348 v:58.429copy color code
Decimal13811045copy color code
Hunter lab71.441, -7.275, 33.678copy color code
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