Benjamin Moore Gray Mountain

Benjamin Moore Gray Mountain 1462 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Gray Mountain paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful 1462. 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:Gray Mountain 1462
Color code:1462
Color name:Gray Mountain
Brand:Benjamin Moore

Gray Mountain for exterior

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Looking for a fresh new look for your house exterior or starting from skretch? We’ve collected pictures of real-life homes that have been painted with this warm hue. Find inspiration for your house’s exterior, front doors, gates, shutters, frames or windows.

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LRV of Gray Mountain

Gray Mountain 1462 has an LRV of 18.5% and refers to Medium Dark which means that this color almost reflects very little 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 18.50% 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 Gray Mountain undertones?

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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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

121, 114, 113

Is Benjamin Moore Gray Mountain 1462 cool or warm?

warm colors
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cool colors

With a hue of 8° this Grey refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

1462 Gray Mountain HSL code: 8, 3%, 46%

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 Grey 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 Gray Mountain:

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

Gray Mountain 1462 vs Rooftop Garden CSP-765

Trying to find ideal shade for your next project? Let's help you make the best decision for your design goals.

Benjamin Moore Gray Mountain 1462 vs Benjamin Moore Rooftop Garden CSP-765Open Gray Mountain 1462
LRV: 18.5%
Medium Dark color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 19.04%
Medium Dark color
Temperature: warm

Gray Mountain 1462 vs Rocky Coast 1595

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 Gray Mountain 1462 vs Benjamin Moore Rocky Coast 1595Open Gray Mountain 1462
LRV: 18.5%
Medium Dark color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 17.28%
Medium Dark color
Temperature: cold

Color codes

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HEX#797271copy color code
RGB Decimal121, 114, 113copy color code
RGB Percent47.45%, 44.71%, 44.31%copy color code
HSVHue: 7° Saturation: 6.61% Value: 47.45%copy color code
HSLhsl(8, 3, 46)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 0.0 Magenta: 5.79 Yellow: 6.61 Key: 52.55copy color code
YIQY: 115.979 I: 4.493 Q: 1.17copy color code
XYZX: 16.883 Y: 17.292 Z: 18.067copy color code
CIE LabL:48.626 a:2.503 b:1.523copy color code
CIE LuvL:48.626 u:4.115 v:1.646copy color code
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Hunter lab41.584, -0.302, 3.349copy color code
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