Benjamin Moore Balboa Mist OC-27

Official color page:Balboa Mist OC-27
Color code:OC-27
Color name:Balboa Mist
Brand:Benjamin Moore

Balboa Mist is one of Benjamin Moore's go-to neutrals. It's a warm paint color that sits between gray and beige - the perfect pale greige. As one of the top Benjamin Moore greige colors, it might surprise you to know that Balboa Mist has purple/pink undertones. If you have north-facing light, Balboa Mist can lean that bit grayer.

Balboa Mist for bedroom

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We’ve hand-picked a beautiful collection of photos of this amazing Beige shade used in real bedrooms. Take a look and imagine how this wonderful warm Light paint color could transform your own bedroom space.

Balboa Mist for living room

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Check out this stunning Light used in real living rooms. Explore how this Grey color shade can create a unique space

Benjamin Moore OC-27 for bathroom

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Looking for inspiration for your dream bathroom renovation project? These beautiful handpicked photos will show you this delightfully warm Light real bathrooms.

Benjamin Moore OC-27 on kitchen cabinets

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Want a stylish kitchen? View real-life photo examples of this fascinating warm hue is paired with backsplashes, countertops, and hardware.

Balboa Mist for exterior

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Looking for a fresh new look for your house exterior or starting from skretch? We’ve collected pictures of real-life homes that have been painted with this warm hue. Find inspiration for your house’s exterior, front doors, gates, shutters, frames or windows.

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View the photos of real spaces painted with this that were not included in specific categories.Close-ups, painted furniture, storages and dressers, hallways, stairs and ceilings.

What are Benjamin Moore Balboa Mist undertones?

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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate

R
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B

HEX value

HEX value:

#DAD6CC

RGB code:

218, 214, 204

Is Benjamin Moore Balboa Mist OC-27 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 43° this Grey refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

OC-27 Balboa Mist HSL code: 43, 16%, 83%

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 Grey will make even large rooms feel cozy and intimate
  • Warm Beige 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 Balboa Mist:

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

Balboa Mist OC-27 vs Gray Owl OC-52

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 Balboa Mist OC-27 vs Benjamin Moore Gray Owl OC-52Open Balboa Mist OC-27
LRV: 65.53%
Light color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 64.51%
Light color
Temperature: warm

Balboa Mist OC-27 vs Edgecomb Gray HC-173

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LRV: 65.53%
Light color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 63.09%
Light color
Temperature: warm

Balboa Mist OC-27 vs Abalone 2108-60

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

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LRV: 65.53%
Light color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 61.99%
Light color
Temperature: warm

Balboa Mist OC-27 vs Wish AF-680

Can't decide between these two shades for your project? We break down the differences to assist you in making the right choice.

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LRV: 65.53%
Light color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 58.58%
Light color
Temperature: warm

Balboa Mist OC-27 vs Classic Gray OC-23

Let's highlight the differences and help you select the ideal hue for your space.

Benjamin Moore Balboa Mist OC-27 vs Benjamin Moore Classic Gray OC-23Open Balboa Mist OC-27
LRV: 65.53%
Light color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 73.67%
Off-White color
Temperature: warm

Balboa Mist OC-27 vs Revere Pewter HC-172

Can't decide between these gorgeous hues? We've got you covered with a comparison.

Benjamin Moore Balboa Mist OC-27 vs Benjamin Moore Revere Pewter HC-172Open Balboa Mist OC-27
LRV: 65.53%
Light color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 56.35%
Light color
Temperature: warm

Balboa Mist OC-27 vs Pale Oak OC-20

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

Benjamin Moore Balboa Mist OC-27 vs Benjamin Moore Pale Oak OC-20Open Balboa Mist OC-27
LRV: 65.53%
Light color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 68.64%
Light color
Temperature: warm

Balboa Mist OC-27 vs Collingwood OC-28

Two gorgeous paint colors, but which one is right for you? Our comparison has got you covered.

Benjamin Moore Balboa Mist OC-27 vs Benjamin Moore Collingwood OC-28Open Balboa Mist OC-27
LRV: 65.53%
Light color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 61.52%
Light color
Temperature: warm