Benjamin Moore Broadway Lights 298 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Broadway Lights paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful 298. Find out if this gorgeous warm yellow paint color would look great on your living room walls or trims, kitchen cabinet, bedroom accent wall, bathroom or house exterior.

Official color page:Broadway Lights 298
Color code:298
Color name:Broadway Lights
Brand:Benjamin Moore

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What are Benjamin Moore Broadway Lights undertones?

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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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

#F3D27F

RGB code:

243, 210, 127

Is Benjamin Moore Broadway Lights 298 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 43° this Yellow refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

298 Broadway Lights HSL code: 43, 83%, 73%

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 Yellow 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 Broadway Lights:

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

Color comparison

Broadway Lights 298 vs Sunny Days 172

What is the difference between these two paint colors. Let’s compare to see which might be right for you.

Benjamin Moore Broadway Lights 298 vs Benjamin Moore Sunny Days 172Open Broadway Lights 298
LRV: 63.63%
Light color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 64.03%
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Temperature: warm

Broadway Lights 298 vs Beverly Hills 180

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

Benjamin Moore Broadway Lights 298 vs Benjamin Moore Beverly Hills 180Open Broadway Lights 298
LRV: 63.63%
Light color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 59.31%
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Temperature: warm

LRV of Broadway Lights

Broadway Lights 298 has an LRV of 63.63% and refers to Light colors that reflect most 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).

Act like a pro: Choosing paint with LRV of 63.63% 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.

Color codes

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HEX#F3D27Fcopy color code
RGB Decimal243, 210, 127copy color code
RGB Percent95.29%, 82.35%, 49.80%copy color code
HSVHue: 43° Saturation: 47.74% Value: 95.29%copy color code
HSLhsl(43, 83, 73)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 0.0 Magenta: 13.58 Yellow: 47.74 Key: 4.71copy color code
YIQY: 210.405 I: 46.336 Q: -18.849copy color code
XYZX: 63.841 Y: 66.683 Z: 29.581copy color code
CIE LabL:85.344 a:1.056 b:45.197copy color code
CIE LuvL:85.344 u:26.262 v:57.969copy color code
Decimal15979135copy color code
Hunter lab81.66, -3.354, 35.684copy color code
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