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Benjamin Moore Indigo

Benjamin Moore Indigo 744 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Indigo paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful 744. Find out if this gorgeous cold blue paint color would look great on your living room walls or trims, kitchen cabinet, bedroom accent wall, bathroom or house exterior.

Official color page:Indigo 744
Color code:744
Color name:Indigo
Brand:Benjamin Moore

Indigo 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 cool Mid-tone paint color could transform your own bedroom space.

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LRV of Indigo

Indigo 744 has an LRV of 56.97% and refers to Light colors that reflect most of the incident 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 56.97% 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 Indigo undertones?

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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate

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HEX value

HEX value:

#A1CFD7

RGB code:

161, 207, 215

Is Benjamin Moore Indigo 744 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 189° this Blue refers cool paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

744 Indigo HSL code: 189, 40%, 74%

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.

  • Cool Blue shades make a room feel sleek, fresh and modern
  • Cooler hues have a calm and relaxation effect
  • Cool Blue undertones make small spaces feel more open and expansive
  • Cool paint hue are ideal for bedroom or bathroom. Be careful with deep blues and greens in bathroom, which will reflect on your skin.

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 Indigo:

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

Indigo 744 vs Greenhow Blue CW-655

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

Benjamin Moore Indigo 744 vs Benjamin Moore Greenhow Blue CW-655Benjamin Moore Indigo 744
LRV: 56.97%
Light color
Temperature: cold
LRV: 55.45%
Light color
Temperature: cold

Indigo 744 vs Blue Bay Marina 1655

Discover the key differences and which shade could be the perfect fit for you.

Benjamin Moore Indigo 744 vs Benjamin Moore Blue Bay Marina 1655Benjamin Moore Indigo 744
LRV: 56.97%
Light color
Temperature: cold
LRV: 56.65%
Light color
Temperature: cold

Color codes

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HEX#A1CFD7copy color code
RGB Decimal161, 207, 215copy color code
RGB Percent63.14%, 81.18%, 84.31%copy color code
HSVHue: 189° Saturation: 25.12% Value: 84.31%copy color code
HSLhsl(189, 40, 74)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 25.12 Magenta: 3.72 Yellow: 0.0 Key: 15.69copy color code
YIQY: 194.158 I: -29.982 Q: -7.241copy color code
XYZX: 49.272 Y: 57.107 Z: 72.698copy color code
CIE LabL:80.24 a:-13.168 b:-8.873copy color code
CIE LuvL:80.24 u:-23.46 v:-11.539copy color code
Decimal10604503copy color code
Hunter lab75.569, -15.862, -4.139copy color code
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