Benjamin Moore Baby Chick

Benjamin Moore Baby Chick 2023-20 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Baby Chick paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful 2023-20. 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:Baby Chick 2023-20
Color code:2023-20
Color name:Baby Chick
Brand:Benjamin Moore

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LRV of Baby Chick

Baby Chick 2023-20 has an LRV of 55.21% 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 55.21% 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 Baby Chick undertones?

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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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

240, 205, 0

Is Benjamin Moore Baby Chick 2023-20 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 51° this Yellow refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

2023-20 Baby Chick HSL code: 51, 100%, 47%

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 Baby Chick:

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

Baby Chick 2023-20 vs Sunshine 2021-30

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

Benjamin Moore Baby Chick 2023-20 vs Benjamin Moore Sunshine 2021-30Benjamin Moore Baby Chick 2023-20
LRV: 55.21%
Light color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 60.81%
Light color
Temperature: warm

Baby Chick 2023-20 vs Lemon Shine 2020-20

We'll help you determine which of these shades will work best in your space.

Benjamin Moore Baby Chick 2023-20 vs Benjamin Moore Lemon Shine 2020-20Benjamin Moore Baby Chick 2023-20
LRV: 55.21%
Light color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 52.53%
Light Medium color
Temperature: warm

Color codes

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HEX#F0CD00copy color code
RGB Decimal240, 205, 0copy color code
RGB Percent94.12%, 80.39%, 0.00%copy color code
HSVHue: 51° Saturation: 100.0% Value: 94.12%copy color code
HSLhsl(51, 100, 47)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 0.0 Magenta: 14.58 Yellow: 100.0 Key: 5.88copy color code
YIQY: 192.095 I: 86.732 Q: -56.392copy color code
XYZX: 57.77 Y: 62.192 Z: 8.961copy color code
CIE LabL:83.015 a:-3.253 b:83.719copy color code
CIE LuvL:83.015 u:31.576 v:88.22copy color code
Decimal15781120copy color code
Hunter lab78.862, -7.248, 48.466copy color code
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