2066-10

Benjamin Moore Blue

Benjamin Moore Blue 2066-10 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Blue paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful 2066-10. Find out if this gorgeous cold blue paint color would look great on your living room walls or trims, kitchen cabinet, bedroom accent wall, bathroom or house exterior.

Official color page:Blue 2066-10
Color code:2066-10
Color name:Blue
Brand:Benjamin Moore

Blue 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 cool Dark paint color could transform your own bedroom space.

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LRV of Blue

Blue 2066-10 has an LRV of 6.24% 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).

Act like a pro: Choosing paint with LRV of 6.24% 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 Blue undertones?

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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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

#233872

RGB code:

35, 56, 114

Is Benjamin Moore Blue 2066-10 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 224° this Blue refers cool paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

2066-10 Blue HSL code: 224, 53%, 29%

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 Blue shades make a room feel sleek, fresh and modern
  • Cooler hues have a calm and relaxation effect
  • Cool Blue 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 Blue:

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

Blue 2066-10 vs Marine Blue 2059-10

Looking for the perfect paint color for your space? Let's see the differences between these two paint colors to help you make an informed decision.

Benjamin Moore Blue 2066-10 vs Benjamin Moore Marine Blue 2059-10Benjamin Moore Blue 2066-10
LRV: 6.24%
Dark color
Temperature: cold
LRV: 6.15%
Dark color
Temperature: cold

Color codes

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HEX#233872copy color code
RGB Decimal35, 56, 114copy color code
RGB Percent13.73%, 21.96%, 44.71%copy color code
HSVHue: 224° Saturation: 69.3% Value: 44.71%copy color code
HSLhsl(224, 53, 29)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 69.3 Magenta: 50.88 Yellow: 0.0 Key: 55.29copy color code
YIQY: 56.333 I: -31.152 Q: 13.607copy color code
XYZX: 5.143 Y: 4.4 Z: 16.493copy color code
CIE LabL:24.952 a:12.602 b:-36.006copy color code
CIE LuvL:24.952 u:-8.85 v:-45.426copy color code
Decimal2308210copy color code
Hunter lab20.976, 7.059, -31.935copy color code
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