Benjamin Moore Citron 2024-30 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Citron paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful 2024-30. 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:Citron 2024-30
Color code:2024-30
Color name:Citron
Brand:Benjamin Moore

Citron for exterior

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Looking for a fresh new look for your house exterior or starting from skretch? We’ve collected pictures of real-life homes that have been painted with this warm hue. Find inspiration for your house’s exterior, front doors, gates, shutters, frames or windows.

Benjamin Moore Citron reviews

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View the photos of real spaces painted with this that were not included in specific categories.Close-ups, painted furniture, storages and dressers, hallways, stairs and ceilings.

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What are Benjamin Moore Citron undertones?

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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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

#D7C52E

RGB code:

215, 197, 46

Is Benjamin Moore Citron 2024-30 cool or warm?

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With a hue of 54° this Yellow refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

2024-30 Citron HSL code: 54, 68%, 51%

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.

Color comparison

Citron 2024-30 vs Yellow Hibiscus 357

Can't decide between these stunning hues? We'll help you compare these two color to find the perfect shade for your home.

Benjamin Moore Citron 2024-30 vs Benjamin Moore Yellow Hibiscus 357Open Citron 2024-30
LRV: 52.2%
Light Medium color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 54.88%
Light Medium color
Temperature: warm

Citron 2024-30 vs Exotic Lime 399

Are you struggling to choose between these two hues for your next project? Our comparison will help you choose the ideal color for your space.

Benjamin Moore Citron 2024-30 vs Benjamin Moore Exotic Lime 399Open Citron 2024-30
LRV: 52.2%
Light Medium color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 52.17%
Light Medium color
Temperature: warm

LRV of Citron

Citron 2024-30 has an LRV of 52.2% 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).

Act like a pro: Choosing paint with LRV of 52.20% 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#D7C52Ecopy color code
RGB Decimal215, 197, 46copy color code
RGB Percent84.31%, 77.25%, 18.04%copy color code
HSVHue: 54° Saturation: 78.6% Value: 84.31%copy color code
HSLhsl(54, 68, 51)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 0.0 Magenta: 8.37 Yellow: 78.6 Key: 15.69copy color code
YIQY: 185.168 I: 59.249 Q: -43.183copy color code
XYZX: 48.486 Y: 54.579 Z: 10.565copy color code
CIE LabL:78.798 a:-9.102 b:71.542copy color code
CIE LuvL:78.798 u:18.361 v:80.048copy color code
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Hunter lab73.878, -12.137, 43.236copy color code
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