Benjamin Moore Bright Gold

Benjamin Moore Bright Gold 371 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Bright Gold paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful 371. Find out if this gorgeous warm green paint color would look great on your living room walls or trims, kitchen cabinet, bedroom accent wall, bathroom or house exterior.

Official color page:Bright Gold 371
Color code:371
Color name:Bright Gold
Brand:Benjamin Moore

LRV of Bright Gold

Bright Gold 371 has an LRV of 47.05% and refers to Light Medium colors that reflect half of the incident 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 Bright Gold undertones?

Yellow is Benjamin Moore Bright Gold 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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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

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RGB code:

205, 188, 71

Is Benjamin Moore Bright Gold 371 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 52° this Green refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

371 Bright Gold HSL code: 52, 57%, 54%

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 Bright Gold:

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

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

Bright Gold 371 vs French Quarter Gold 287

Undecided between Benjamin Moore Bright Gold 371 and Benjamin Moore French Quarter Gold 287? Let's highlight the differences and help you select the ideal hue for your space.

Benjamin Moore Bright Gold 371 vs Benjamin Moore French Quarter Gold 287Benjamin Moore Bright Gold 371
LRV: 47.05%
Light Medium color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 37.98%
Medium color
Temperature: warm

Bright Gold 371 vs Golden Bounty 294

Benjamin Moore Bright Gold 371 and Benjamin Moore Golden Bounty 294 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 Bright Gold 371 vs Benjamin Moore Golden Bounty 294Benjamin Moore Bright Gold 371
LRV: 47.05%
Light Medium color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 39.52%
Medium color
Temperature: warm

Color codes

HEX#CDBC47copy color code
RGB Decimal205, 188, 71copy color code
RGB Percent80.39%, 73.73%, 27.84%copy color code
HSVHue: 52° Saturation: 65.37% Value: 80.39%copy color code
HSLhsl(52, 57, 54)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 0.0 Magenta: 8.29 Yellow: 65.37 Key: 19.61copy color code
YIQY: 179.745 I: 47.728 Q: -32.814copy color code
XYZX: 44.299 Y: 49.403 Z: 13.162copy color code
CIE LabL:75.701 a:-7.599 b:59.216copy color code
Decimal13483079copy color code
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