Benjamin Moore Caribbean Sunset

Benjamin Moore Caribbean Sunset 1377 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Caribbean Sunset paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful 1377. Find out if this gorgeous warm purple paint color would look great on your living room walls or trims, kitchen cabinet, bedroom accent wall, bathroom or house exterior.

Official color page:Caribbean Sunset 1377
Color code:1377
Color name:Caribbean Sunset
Brand:Benjamin Moore

LRV of Caribbean Sunset

Caribbean Sunset 1377 has an LRV of 35.48% and refers to Medium colors that reflect a lot of 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 35.48% 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 Caribbean Sunset undertones?

Red is Benjamin Moore Caribbean Sunset 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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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

HEX value:


RGB code:

187, 149, 174

Is Benjamin Moore Caribbean Sunset 1377 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 321° this Purple refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

1377 Caribbean Sunset HSL code: 321, 22%, 66%

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 Purple will make even large rooms feel cozy and intimate
  • Warm Pink 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 Caribbean Sunset:

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

Benjamin Moore 1377 Caribbean Sunset

Darker shades

Benjamin Moore 1377 Caribbean Sunset

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

Caribbean Sunset 1377 vs Hydrangea 1390

Trying to find ideal shade for your next project? Let's help you make the best decision for your design goals.

Benjamin Moore Caribbean Sunset 1377 vs Benjamin Moore Hydrangea 1390Benjamin Moore Caribbean Sunset 1377
LRV: 35.48%
Medium color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 37.23%
Medium color
Temperature: warm

Caribbean Sunset 1377 vs Cranberry Ice 1362

Can't decide between these gorgeous hues? We've got you covered with a comparison.

Benjamin Moore Caribbean Sunset 1377 vs Benjamin Moore Cranberry Ice 1362Benjamin Moore Caribbean Sunset 1377
LRV: 35.48%
Medium color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 38.69%
Medium color
Temperature: warm

Color codes

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HEX#BB95AEcopy color code
RGB Decimal187, 149, 174copy color code
RGB Percent73.33%, 58.43%, 68.24%copy color code
HSVHue: 321° Saturation: 20.32% Value: 73.33%copy color code
HSLhsl(321, 22, 66)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 0.0 Magenta: 20.32 Yellow: 6.95 Key: 26.67copy color code
YIQY: 163.212 I: 14.611 Q: 15.818copy color code
XYZX: 38.88 Y: 35.117 Z: 44.763copy color code
CIE LabL:65.839 a:18.407 b:-7.611copy color code
CIE LuvL:65.839 u:20.846 v:-14.366copy color code
Decimal12293550copy color code
Hunter lab59.259, 13.409, -3.305copy color code