Benjamin Moore Desert Light 1004

Official color page:Desert Light 1004
Color code:1004
Color name:Desert Light
Brand:Benjamin Moore

Immerse yourself in the warm ambiance of Benjamin Moore 1004 Desert Light; a hue that radiates tranquility and elegance. This soft, sandy tone is perfect for creating a cozy retreat in a living room or bedroom, echoing the serenity of a desert oasis. Pairing effortlessly with earthy neutrals, this color adds depth and sophistication to any space. Transform your home office into a soothing sanctuary with Benjamin Moore 1004 Desert Light, fostering creativity and focus amidst its soothing glow. Upgrade your kitchen or dining area with this versatile shade to evoke a sense of calm and refinement, making every meal a luxurious experience.

What are Benjamin Moore Desert Light undertones?

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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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

210, 200, 189

Is Benjamin Moore Desert Light 1004 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 31° this Grey refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

1004 Desert Light HSL code: 31, 19%, 78%

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 Grey 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 Light:

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

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 Light 1004 vs Rocking Chair CSP-400

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 Desert Light 1004 vs Benjamin Moore Rocking Chair CSP-400Open Desert Light 1004
LRV: 57.9%
Light color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 59.88%
Light color
Temperature: warm

Desert Light 1004 vs London Fog 1541

Can't decide between these gorgeous hues? We've got you covered with a comparison.

Benjamin Moore Desert Light 1004 vs Benjamin Moore London Fog 1541Open Desert Light 1004
LRV: 57.9%
Light color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 56.44%
Light color
Temperature: warm