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Benjamin Moore Baked Terra Cotta

Benjamin Moore Baked Terra Cotta 1202 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Baked Terra Cotta paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful 1202. Find out if this gorgeous warm red paint color would look great on your living room walls or trims, kitchen cabinet, bedroom accent wall, bathroom or house exterior.

Official color page:Baked Terra Cotta 1202
Color code:1202
Color name:Baked Terra Cotta
Brand:Benjamin Moore

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LRV of Baked Terra Cotta

Baked Terra Cotta 1202 has an LRV of 20.93% and refers to Medium 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 20.93% 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 Baked Terra Cotta undertones?

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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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

#B36957

RGB code:

179, 105, 87

Is Benjamin Moore Baked Terra Cotta 1202 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 12° this Red refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

1202 Baked Terra Cotta HSL code: 12, 38%, 52%

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 Red 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 Baked Terra Cotta:

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

Baked Terra Cotta 1202 vs Spoonful of Sugar 041

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

Benjamin Moore Baked Terra Cotta 1202 vs Benjamin Moore Spoonful of Sugar 041Open Baked Terra Cotta 1202
LRV: 20.93%
Medium color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 20.98%
Medium color
Temperature: warm

Baked Terra Cotta 1202 vs Patina 1195

Struggling to choose the best color for your? We'll break down the differences so you can pick the perfect shade for your walls.

Benjamin Moore Baked Terra Cotta 1202 vs Benjamin Moore Patina 1195Open Baked Terra Cotta 1202
LRV: 20.93%
Medium color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 24.53%
Medium color
Temperature: warm

Color codes

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HEX#B36957copy color code
RGB Decimal179, 105, 87copy color code
RGB Percent70.20%, 41.18%, 34.12%copy color code
HSVHue: 12° Saturation: 51.4% Value: 70.2%copy color code
HSLhsl(12, 38, 52)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 0.0 Magenta: 41.34 Yellow: 51.4 Key: 29.8copy color code
YIQY: 125.074 I: 49.881 Q: 10.052copy color code
XYZX: 25.364 Y: 20.377 Z: 11.612copy color code
CIE LabL:52.261 a:27.676 b:22.848copy color code
CIE LuvL:52.261 u:53.989 v:22.379copy color code
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Hunter lab45.141, 21.297, 16.348copy color code
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