2146-10

Benjamin Moore Dark Celery

Benjamin Moore Dark Celery 2146-10 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Dark Celery paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful 2146-10. 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:Dark Celery 2146-10
Color code:2146-10
Color name:Dark Celery
Brand:Benjamin Moore

Dark Celery for bedroom

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We’ve hand-picked a beautiful collection of photos of this amazing Beige shade used in real bedrooms. Take a look and imagine how this wonderful warm Dark paint color could transform your own bedroom space.

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LRV of Dark Celery

Dark Celery 2146-10 has an LRV of 21.32% 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 21.32% 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 Dark Celery undertones?

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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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

#83872E

RGB code:

131, 135, 46

Is Benjamin Moore Dark Celery 2146-10 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 63° this Green refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

2146-10 Dark Celery HSL code: 63, 49%, 35%

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 Green will make even large rooms feel cozy and intimate
  • Warm Green 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 Dark Celery:

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

Dark Celery 2146-10 vs Dragonwell CSP-930

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

Benjamin Moore Dark Celery 2146-10 vs Benjamin Moore Dragonwell CSP-930Benjamin Moore Dark Celery 2146-10
LRV: 21.32%
Medium color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 21.86%
Medium color
Temperature: warm

Dark Celery 2146-10 vs Oregano 2147-10

Are you torn between these two hues? Let's dive in and see which is the best fit for your home.

Benjamin Moore Dark Celery 2146-10 vs Benjamin Moore Oregano 2147-10Benjamin Moore Dark Celery 2146-10
LRV: 21.32%
Medium color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 22.57%
Medium color
Temperature: warm

Color codes

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HEX#83872Ecopy color code
RGB Decimal131, 135, 46copy color code
RGB Percent51.37%, 52.94%, 18.04%copy color code
HSVHue: 63° Saturation: 65.93% Value: 52.94%copy color code
HSLhsl(63, 49, 35)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 2.96 Magenta: 0.0 Yellow: 65.93 Key: 47.06copy color code
YIQY: 123.658 I: 26.216 Q: -28.543copy color code
XYZX: 18.518 Y: 22.351 Z: 5.923copy color code
CIE LabL:54.398 a:-13.579 b:45.596copy color code
CIE LuvL:54.398 u:1.072 v:51.671copy color code
Decimal8619822copy color code
Hunter lab47.277, -12.819, 25.666copy color code
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