Benjamin Moore Exotic Purple

Benjamin Moore Exotic Purple 2071-10 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Exotic Purple paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful 2071-10. 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 Purple 2071-10
Color code:2071-10
Color name:Exotic Purple
Brand:Benjamin Moore

Exotic Purple 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 Exotic Purple

Exotic Purple 2071-10 has an LRV of 5.46% and refers to Dark colors which means that this color almost does not reflect 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 5.46% 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 Purple undertones?

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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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

67, 51, 77

Is Benjamin Moore Exotic Purple 2071-10 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 277° this Purple refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

2071-10 Exotic Purple HSL code: 277, 20%, 25%

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 Purple:

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 Purple 2071-10 vs Galaxy 2117-20

Choosing the best shade for your space? We've compared the two colors to help you make an informed decision for your project.

Benjamin Moore Exotic Purple 2071-10 vs Benjamin Moore Galaxy 2117-20Benjamin Moore Exotic Purple 2071-10
LRV: 5.46%
Dark color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 5.46%
Dark color
Temperature: warm

Exotic Purple 2071-10 vs Dark Purple 2073-10

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

Benjamin Moore Exotic Purple 2071-10 vs Benjamin Moore Dark Purple 2073-10Benjamin Moore Exotic Purple 2071-10
LRV: 5.46%
Dark color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 5.46%
Dark color
Temperature: warm

Color codes

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HEX#43334Dcopy color code
RGB Decimal67, 51, 77copy color code
RGB Percent26.27%, 20.00%, 30.20%copy color code
HSVHue: 277° Saturation: 33.77% Value: 30.2%copy color code
HSLhsl(277, 20, 25)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 12.99 Magenta: 33.77 Yellow: 0.0 Key: 69.8copy color code
YIQY: 58.748 I: 1.179 Q: 11.476copy color code
XYZX: 4.838 Y: 4.097 Z: 7.555copy color code
CIE LabL:23.989 a:12.933 b:-13.238copy color code
CIE LuvL:23.989 u:6.143 v:-16.791copy color code
Decimal4404045copy color code
Hunter lab20.241, 7.243, -7.962copy color code
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