Benjamin Moore Darkest Grape

Benjamin Moore Darkest Grape 2069-30 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Darkest Grape paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful 2069-30. Find out if this gorgeous cold 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:Darkest Grape 2069-30
Color code:2069-30
Color name:Darkest Grape
Brand:Benjamin Moore

Darkest Grape 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 cool Dark paint color could transform your own bedroom space.

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LRV of Darkest Grape

Darkest Grape 2069-30 has an LRV of 13.09% and refers to Medium Dark which means that this color almost reflects very little 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 13.09% 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 Darkest Grape undertones?

Blue and Purple are Benjamin Moore Darkest Grape undertones 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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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:

92, 90, 124

Is Benjamin Moore Darkest Grape 2069-30 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 244° this Purple refers cool paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

2069-30 Darkest Grape HSL code: 244, 16%, 42%

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.

  • Cool Purple shades make a room feel sleek, fresh and modern
  • Cooler hues have a calm and relaxation effect
  • Cool Purple undertones make small spaces feel more open and expansive
  • Cool paint hue are ideal for bedroom or bathroom. Be careful with deep blues and greens in bathroom, which will reflect on your skin.

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 Darkest Grape:

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.

Darker shades

Benjamin Moore 2069-30 Darkest Grape

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

Darkest Grape 2069-30 vs Ocean Floor 1630

Our comparison will assist you in determining which shade will complement your space.

Benjamin Moore Darkest Grape 2069-30 vs Benjamin Moore Ocean Floor 1630Benjamin Moore Darkest Grape 2069-30
LRV: 13.09%
Medium Dark color
Temperature: cold
LRV: 14.13%
Medium Dark color
Temperature: cold

Darkest Grape 2069-30 vs Mauve Bauhaus 1407

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

Benjamin Moore Darkest Grape 2069-30 vs Benjamin Moore Mauve Bauhaus 1407Benjamin Moore Darkest Grape 2069-30
LRV: 13.09%
Medium Dark color
Temperature: cold
LRV: 12.79%
Medium Dark color
Temperature: cold

Color codes

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HEX#5C5A7Ccopy color code
RGB Decimal92, 90, 124copy color code
RGB Percent36.08%, 35.29%, 48.63%copy color code
HSVHue: 244° Saturation: 27.42% Value: 48.63%copy color code
HSLhsl(244, 16, 42)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 25.81 Magenta: 27.42 Yellow: 0.0 Key: 51.37copy color code
YIQY: 94.474 I: -9.734 Q: 11.004copy color code
XYZX: 11.707 Y: 11.043 Z: 20.578copy color code
CIE LabL:39.652 a:8.892 b:-18.822copy color code
CIE LuvL:39.652 u:-1.019 v:-27.137copy color code
Decimal6052476copy color code
Hunter lab33.23, 4.73, -13.454copy color code
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