Benjamin Moore Black Jack

Benjamin Moore Black Jack 2133-20 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Black Jack paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful 2133-20. Find out if this gorgeous cold grey paint color would look great on your living room walls or trims, kitchen cabinet, bedroom accent wall, bathroom or house exterior.

Official color page:Black Jack 2133-20
Color code:2133-20
Color name:Black Jack
Brand:Benjamin Moore

LRV of Black Jack

Black Jack 2133-20 has an LRV of 6.04% and refers to Dark colors which means that this color almost does not reflect 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).

What are Benjamin Moore Black Jack undertones?

Blue and Purple are Benjamin Moore Black Jack undertones 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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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:

61, 61, 62

Is Benjamin Moore Black Jack 2133-20 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 240° this Grey refers cool paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

2133-20 Black Jack HSL code: 240, 1%, 24%

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.

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 Black Jack:

Monochromatic color scheme

Monochromatic color scheme

A monochromatic color scheme is a color palette that consists of different shades, tints, and tones of a single color. This means using variations of one hue, such as different shades of blue, green, or red, to create a harmonious and cohesive look.

Lighter shades

Benjamin Moore 2133-20 Black Jack

Darker shades

Complementary color scheme

Complementary color scheme

A complementary color scheme is a color combination that uses two colors that are opposite each other on the color wheel, such as red and green, blue and orange, or yellow and purple. The high contrast between these colors creates a vibrant and dynamic visual effect.

Color comparison

Black Jack 2133-20 vs Blacktop 2135-10

Benjamin Moore Black Jack 2133-20 and Benjamin Moore Blacktop 2135-10 are two of the most popular white paint colors on the market. But which one is right for your project? Consider the differences to help you decide.

Benjamin Moore Black Jack 2133-20 vs Benjamin Moore Blacktop 2135-10Benjamin Moore Black Jack 2133-20
LRV: 6.04%
Dark color
Temperature: cold
LRV: 5.94%
Dark color
Temperature: cold

Black Jack 2133-20 vs Toucan Black 2118-20

Not sure whether to go for Benjamin Moore Black Jack 2133-20 or Benjamin Moore Toucan Black 2118-20? Let's see the differences between these two paint colors to help you make an informed decision.

Benjamin Moore Black Jack 2133-20 vs Benjamin Moore Toucan Black 2118-20Benjamin Moore Black Jack 2133-20
LRV: 6.04%
Dark color
Temperature: cold
LRV: 6.1%
Dark color
Temperature: cold

Color codes

HEX#3D3D3Ecopy color code
RGB Decimal61, 61, 62copy color code
RGB Percent23.92%, 23.92%, 24.31%copy color code
HSVHue: 240° Saturation: 1.61% Value: 24.31%copy color code
HSLhsl(240, 1, 24)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 1.61 Magenta: 1.61 Yellow: 0.0 Key: 75.69copy color code
YIQY: 61.114 I: -0.321 Q: 0.311copy color code
XYZX: 4.462 Y: 4.677 Z: 5.224copy color code
CIE LabL:25.795 a:0.226 b:-0.613copy color code
Decimal4013374copy color code
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