Benjamin Moore Black Pepper 2130-40

Official color page:Black Pepper 2130-40
Color code:2130-40
Color name:Black Pepper
Brand:Benjamin Moore

Benjamin Moore's Black Pepper (2130-40) exudes sophistication and elegance with its deep and rich color. This versatile hue pairs beautifully with warm earth tones such as terracotta and olive green, creating a cozy and inviting atmosphere. Combining Black Pepper with soft pastels like blush pink or pale blue can create a striking contrast in any space. For a modern and chic look, consider complementing Black Pepper with crisp whites and metallic accents for a touch of glamour.

Black Pepper for living room

Benjamin Moore Black Pepper Living Room
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Benjamin Moore Black Pepper Living Room
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Benjamin Moore Black Pepper Living Room
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Benjamin Moore Black Pepper Living Room
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Check out this stunning Dark used in real living rooms. Explore how this Grey color shade can create a unique space

Benjamin Moore 2130-40 for bathroom

Benjamin Moore Black Pepper Bathroom
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Benjamin Moore Black Pepper Bathroom
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Benjamin Moore Black Pepper Bathroom
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Benjamin Moore Black Pepper Bathroom
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Benjamin Moore Black Pepper reviews

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What are Benjamin Moore Black Pepper undertones?

Blue is Benjamin Moore Black Pepper 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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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:

#717C86

RGB code:

113, 124, 134

Is Benjamin Moore Black Pepper 2130-40 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 209° this Grey refers cool paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

2130-40 Black Pepper HSL code: 209, 9%, 48%

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.

  • Cool Grey shades make a room feel sleek, fresh and modern
  • Cooler hues have a calm and relaxation effect
  • Cool Grey undertones make small spaces feel more open and expansive
  • Cool paint hue are ideal for bedroom or bathroom. Be careful with deep blues and greens in bathroom, which will reflect on your skin.

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 Pepper:

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

Black Pepper 2130-40 vs Eclipse 2132-40

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

Benjamin Moore Black Pepper 2130-40 vs Benjamin Moore Eclipse 2132-40Open Black Pepper 2130-40
LRV: 21.12%
Medium color
Temperature: cold
LRV: 20.01%
Medium color
Temperature: cold

Black Pepper 2130-40 vs Smoke Gray 2120-40

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

Benjamin Moore Black Pepper 2130-40 vs Benjamin Moore Smoke Gray 2120-40Open Black Pepper 2130-40
LRV: 21.12%
Medium color
Temperature: cold
LRV: 21.08%
Medium color
Temperature: cold