Benjamin Moore Gravel Gray

Benjamin Moore Gravel Gray 2127-30 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Gravel Gray paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful 2127-30. Find out if this gorgeous cold 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:Gravel Gray 2127-30
Color code:2127-30
Color name:Gravel Gray
Brand:Benjamin Moore

LRV of Gravel Gray

Gravel Gray 2127-30 has an LRV of 8.43% 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).

What are Benjamin Moore Gravel Gray undertones?

Blue is Benjamin Moore Gravel Gray 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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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:

68, 74, 80

Is Benjamin Moore Gravel Gray 2127-30 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 210° this Grey refers cool paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

2127-30 Gravel Gray HSL code: 210, 8%, 29%

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.

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 Gravel Gray:

Monochromatic color scheme

Monochromatic color scheme

A monochromatic color scheme is a color palette that consists of different shades, tints, and tones of a single color. This means using variations of one hue, such as different shades of blue, green, or red, to create a harmonious and cohesive look.

Lighter shades

Darker shades

Complementary color scheme

Complementary color scheme

A complementary color scheme is a color combination that uses two colors that are opposite each other on the color wheel, such as red and green, blue and orange, or yellow and purple. The high contrast between these colors creates a vibrant and dynamic visual effect.

Color comparison

Gravel Gray 2127-30 vs Witching Hour 2120-30

Choosing between Benjamin Moore Gravel Gray 2127-30 and Benjamin Moore Witching Hour 2120-30? We've compared the two colors to help you make an informed decision for your project.

Benjamin Moore Gravel Gray 2127-30 vs Benjamin Moore Witching Hour 2120-30Benjamin Moore Gravel Gray 2127-30
LRV: 8.43%
Dark color
Temperature: cold
LRV: 8.71%
Dark color
Temperature: cold

Gravel Gray 2127-30 vs Black Horizon 2132-30

Not sure whether to go for Benjamin Moore Gravel Gray 2127-30 or Benjamin Moore Black Horizon 2132-30? Let's see the differences between these two paint colors to help you make an informed decision.

Benjamin Moore Gravel Gray 2127-30 vs Benjamin Moore Black Horizon 2132-30Benjamin Moore Gravel Gray 2127-30
LRV: 8.43%
Dark color
Temperature: cold
LRV: 7.91%
Dark color
Temperature: cold

Color codes

HEX#444A50copy color code
RGB Decimal68, 74, 80copy color code
RGB Percent26.67%, 29.02%, 31.37%copy color code
HSVHue: 210° Saturation: 15.0% Value: 31.37%copy color code
HSLhsl(210, 8, 29)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 15.0 Magenta: 7.5 Yellow: 0.0 Key: 68.63copy color code
YIQY: 72.89 I: -5.503 Q: 0.598copy color code
XYZX: 6.28 Y: 6.706 Z: 8.551copy color code
CIE LabL:31.127 a:-0.996 b:-4.393copy color code
Decimal4475472copy color code
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