Benjamin Moore Gray Sky

Benjamin Moore Gray Sky 2131-70 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Gray Sky paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful 2131-70. 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:Gray Sky 2131-70
Color code:2131-70
Color name:Gray Sky
Brand:Benjamin Moore

LRV of Gray Sky

Gray Sky 2131-70 has an LRV of 75.88% and refers to Off-White colors that reflect a lot of 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 Gray Sky undertones?

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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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

221, 229, 229

Is Benjamin Moore Gray Sky 2131-70 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 180° this Grey refers cool paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

2131-70 Gray Sky HSL code: 180, 13%, 88%

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 Gray Sky:

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.

Darker shades

Color comparison

Gray Sky 2131-70 vs Seattle Gray 2130-70

Undecided between Benjamin Moore Gray Sky 2131-70 and Benjamin Moore Seattle Gray 2130-70? Let's highlight the differences and help you select the ideal hue for your space.

Benjamin Moore Gray Sky 2131-70 vs Benjamin Moore Seattle Gray 2130-70Benjamin Moore Gray Sky 2131-70
LRV: 75.88%
Off-White color
Temperature: cold
LRV: 72.9%
Off-White color
Temperature: cold

Gray Sky 2131-70 vs Fanfare 874

Looking for the perfect paint color for your space? Our comparison of Benjamin Moore Gray Sky 2131-70 and Benjamin Moore Fanfare 874 will help you choose the ideal shade for your project.

Benjamin Moore Gray Sky 2131-70 vs Benjamin Moore Fanfare 874Benjamin Moore Gray Sky 2131-70
LRV: 75.88%
Off-White color
Temperature: cold
LRV: 77.77%
Off-White color
Temperature: cold

Color codes

HEX#DDE5E5copy color code
RGB Decimal221, 229, 229copy color code
RGB Percent86.67%, 89.80%, 89.80%copy color code
HSVHue: 180° Saturation: 3.49% Value: 89.8%copy color code
HSLhsl(180, 13, 88)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 3.49 Magenta: 0.0 Yellow: 0.0 Key: 10.2copy color code
YIQY: 226.608 I: -4.767 Q: -1.692copy color code
XYZX: 71.977 Y: 77.067 Z: 85.191copy color code
CIE LabL:90.353 a:-2.671 b:-0.926copy color code
Decimal14542309copy color code
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