Benjamin Moore Exotic Fuchsia

Benjamin Moore Exotic Fuchsia 2074-50 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Exotic Fuchsia paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful 2074-50. Find out if this gorgeous warm 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:Exotic Fuchsia 2074-50
Color code:2074-50
Color name:Exotic Fuchsia
Brand:Benjamin Moore

Exotic Fuchsia 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 Mid-tone paint color could transform your own bedroom space.

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LRV of Exotic Fuchsia

Exotic Fuchsia 2074-50 has an LRV of 50% and refers to Light Medium colors that reflect half of the incident 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 50.00% 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 Exotic Fuchsia undertones?

Red is Benjamin Moore Exotic Fuchsia 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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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

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RGB code:

220, 172, 211

Is Benjamin Moore Exotic Fuchsia 2074-50 cool or warm?

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Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 311° this Purple refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

2074-50 Exotic Fuchsia HSL code: 311, 41%, 77%

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 Purple will make even large rooms feel cozy and intimate
  • Warm Purple 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 Exotic Fuchsia:

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

Benjamin Moore 2074-50 Exotic Fuchsia

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

Exotic Fuchsia 2074-50 vs Amethyst Cream 2071-50

Unsure what shade you should go with? We'll compare the two to help you find the perfect shade for your room.

Benjamin Moore Exotic Fuchsia 2074-50 vs Benjamin Moore Amethyst Cream 2071-50Benjamin Moore Exotic Fuchsia 2074-50
LRV: 50%
Light Medium color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 50%
Light Medium color
Temperature: warm

Exotic Fuchsia 2074-50 vs Hidden Sanctuary 1375

Our comparison outlines the key differences between the two colors to assist you in choosing the right one for your space.

Benjamin Moore Exotic Fuchsia 2074-50 vs Benjamin Moore Hidden Sanctuary 1375Benjamin Moore Exotic Fuchsia 2074-50
LRV: 50%
Light Medium color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 50%
Light color
Temperature: warm

Color codes

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HEX#DCACD3copy color code
RGB Decimal220, 172, 211copy color code
RGB Percent86.27%, 67.45%, 82.75%copy color code
HSVHue: 311° Saturation: 21.82% Value: 86.27%copy color code
HSLhsl(311, 41, 77)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 0.0 Magenta: 21.82 Yellow: 4.09 Key: 13.73copy color code
YIQY: 190.798 I: 16.071 Q: 22.291copy color code
XYZX: 56.024 Y: 49.425 Z: 68.199copy color code
CIE LabL:75.715 a:23.901 b:-12.991copy color code
CIE LuvL:75.715 u:25.402 v:-24.014copy color code
Decimal14462163copy color code
Hunter lab70.303, 19.214, -8.304copy color code
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