Benjamin Moore Cloud Cover

Benjamin Moore Cloud Cover OC-25 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Cloud Cover paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful OC-25. Find out if this gorgeous warm grey paint color would look great on your living room walls or trims, kitchen cabinet, bedroom accent wall, bathroom or house exterior.

Official color page:Cloud Cover OC-25
Color code:OC-25
Color name:Cloud Cover
Brand:Benjamin Moore

LRV of Cloud Cover

Cloud Cover OC-25 has an LRV of 80.28% and refers to Off-White 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).

What are Benjamin Moore Cloud Cover undertones?

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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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

233, 232, 224

Is Benjamin Moore Cloud Cover OC-25 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 53° this Grey refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

OC-25 Cloud Cover HSL code: 53, 17%, 90%

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 Cloud Cover:

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.

Darker 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

Cloud Cover OC-25 vs Paper Doll CSP-485

What is the difference between Benjamin Moore Cloud Cover OC-25 and Benjamin Moore Paper Doll CSP-485. Let’s compare to see which might be right for you.

Benjamin Moore Cloud Cover OC-25 vs Benjamin Moore Paper Doll CSP-485Benjamin Moore Cloud Cover OC-25
LRV: 80.28%
Off-White color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 79.52%
Off-White color
Temperature: warm

Cloud Cover OC-25 vs Barely There CSP-725

Struggling to choose between Benjamin Moore Cloud Cover OC-25 and Benjamin Moore Barely There CSP-725? We'll break down the differences so you can pick the perfect shade for your walls.

Benjamin Moore Cloud Cover OC-25 vs Benjamin Moore Barely There CSP-725Benjamin Moore Cloud Cover OC-25
LRV: 80.28%
Off-White color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 77.51%
Off-White color
Temperature: warm

Color codes

HEX#E9E8E0copy color code
RGB Decimal233, 232, 224copy color code
RGB Percent91.37%, 90.98%, 87.84%copy color code
HSVHue: 53° Saturation: 3.86% Value: 91.37%copy color code
HSLhsl(53, 17, 90)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 0.0 Magenta: 0.43 Yellow: 3.86 Key: 8.63copy color code
YIQY: 231.387 I: 3.167 Q: -2.278copy color code
XYZX: 75.912 Y: 80.419 Z: 82.024copy color code
CIE LabL:91.873 a:-1.064 b:4.007copy color code
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