Benjamin Moore Fossil AF-65

Let’s dive into a full Fossil paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful AF-65. Find out if this gorgeous warm grey paint color would look great on your living room walls or trims, kitchen cabinet, bedroom accent wall, bathroom or house exterior.

Official color page:Fossil AF-65
Color code:AF-65
Color name:Fossil
Brand:Benjamin Moore

Fossil for living room

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Check out this stunning Light used in real living rooms. Explore how this Grey color shade can create a unique space

What are Benjamin Moore Fossil undertones?

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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate

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B

HEX value

HEX value:

#E3DDCE

RGB code:

227, 221, 206

Is Benjamin Moore Fossil AF-65 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 43° this Grey refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

AF-65 Fossil HSL code: 43, 27%, 85%

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 Fossil:

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

Fossil AF-65 vs Sea Wind OC-139

Are you torn between these two hues? Let's dive in and see which is the best fit for your home.

Benjamin Moore Fossil AF-65 vs Benjamin Moore Sea Wind OC-139Open Fossil AF-65
LRV: 71.59%
Light color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 71.46%
Light color
Temperature: warm

Fossil AF-65 vs Ionic Column 1016

We'll help you determine which of these shades will work best in your space.

Benjamin Moore Fossil AF-65 vs Benjamin Moore Ionic Column 1016Open Fossil AF-65
LRV: 71.59%
Light color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 70.37%
Light color
Temperature: warm