Benjamin Moore Desert Camel 2162-20

Official color page:Desert Camel 2162-20
Color code:2162-20
Color name:Desert Camel
Brand:Benjamin Moore

Benjamin Moore 2162-20 pairs well with earthy tones like terracotta and olive green to create a warm and inviting space. This rich tone can also be complemented by accents in deep navy and soft ivory, adding depth and sophistication to any room. Mixing 2162-20 with natural textures like wood and rattan enhances its coziness and creates a harmonious environment. For a modern twist, consider combining 2162-20 with touches of black and white to create a sleek and contemporary look.

What are Benjamin Moore Desert Camel undertones?

Red is Benjamin Moore Desert Camel 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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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:

140, 102, 59

Is Benjamin Moore Desert Camel 2162-20 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 32° this Beige refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

2162-20 Desert Camel HSL code: 32, 41%, 39%

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 Beige will make even large rooms feel cozy and intimate
  • Warm Beige 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 Desert Camel:

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

Darker shades

Benjamin Moore 2162-20 Desert Camel

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

Desert Camel 2162-20 vs Glenwood Brown 1141

Two gorgeous paint colors, but which one is right for you? Our comparison has got you covered.

Benjamin Moore Desert Camel 2162-20 vs Benjamin Moore Glenwood Brown 1141Open Desert Camel 2162-20
LRV: 15.52%
Medium Dark color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 15.78%
Medium Dark color
Temperature: warm

Desert Camel 2162-20 vs Weathered Oak 1050

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

Benjamin Moore Desert Camel 2162-20 vs Benjamin Moore Weathered Oak 1050Open Desert Camel 2162-20
LRV: 15.52%
Medium Dark color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 15.11%
Medium Dark color
Temperature: warm