Benjamin Moore Bare OC-98

Official color page:Bare OC-98
Color code:OC-98
Color name:Bare
Brand:Benjamin Moore

Enhance your space with the sophisticated charm of Benjamin Moore OC-98 Bare. This soft and subtle hue creates a serene and inviting atmosphere, perfect for living rooms, bedrooms, or any area needing a touch of tranquility. Pair Bare with crisp white accents to create a clean, modern look, or complement it with warm neutrals like Benjamin Moore Revere Pewter HC-172 for a cozy and elegant feel. Embrace the versatility of Bare by adding pops of color with accessories in shades like Benjamin Moore Hale Navy HC-154 or soft blush tones for a balanced and harmonious design scheme.

What are Benjamin Moore Bare undertones?

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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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

247, 238, 219

Is Benjamin Moore Bare OC-98 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 41° this Yellow refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

OC-98 Bare HSL code: 41, 64%, 91%

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 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 Bare:

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

Bare OC-98 vs Ambrosia 893

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 Bare OC-98 vs Benjamin Moore Ambrosia 893Open Bare OC-98
LRV: 83.32%
White color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 81.88%
Off-White color
Temperature: warm

Bare OC-98 vs Butterfield 897

Trying to find ideal shade for your next project? Let's help you make the best decision for your design goals.

Benjamin Moore Bare OC-98 vs Benjamin Moore Butterfield 897Open Bare OC-98
LRV: 83.32%
White color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 84.95%
White color
Temperature: warm