Benjamin Moore Juniper

Benjamin Moore Juniper 2048-20 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Juniper paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful 2048-20. 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:Juniper 2048-20
Color code:2048-20
Color name:Juniper
Brand:Benjamin Moore

LRV of Juniper

Juniper 2048-20 has an LRV of 12.55% 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 12.55% 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 Juniper undertones?

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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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

0, 109, 102

Is Benjamin Moore Juniper 2048-20 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 176° this Blue refers cool paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

2048-20 Juniper HSL code: 176, 100%, 21%

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 Juniper:

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

Benjamin Moore 2048-20 Juniper

Color comparison

Juniper 2048-20 vs Jade Garden 2056-20

Our comparison will assist you in determining which shade will complement your space.

Benjamin Moore Juniper 2048-20 vs Benjamin Moore Jade Garden 2056-20Benjamin Moore Juniper 2048-20
LRV: 12.55%
Medium Dark color
Temperature: cold
LRV: 11.08%
Medium Dark color
Temperature: cold

Juniper 2048-20 vs Irish Clover 2038-20

Can't decide between these gorgeous hues? We've got you covered with a comparison.

Benjamin Moore Juniper 2048-20 vs Benjamin Moore Irish Clover 2038-20Benjamin Moore Juniper 2048-20
LRV: 12.55%
Medium Dark color
Temperature: cold
LRV: 15.72%
Medium Dark color
Temperature: cold

Color codes

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HEX#006D66copy color code
RGB Decimal0, 109, 102copy color code
RGB Percent0.00%, 42.75%, 40.00%copy color code
HSVHue: 176° Saturation: 100.0% Value: 42.75%copy color code
HSLhsl(176, 100, 21)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 100.0 Magenta: 0.0 Yellow: 6.42 Key: 57.25copy color code
YIQY: 75.611 I: -62.704 Q: -25.236copy color code
XYZX: 7.866 Y: 11.896 Z: 14.448copy color code
CIE LabL:41.05 a:-28.015 b:-3.65copy color code
CIE LuvL:41.05 u:-32.464 v:-1.14copy color code
Decimal28006copy color code
Hunter lab34.49, -19.65, -0.694copy color code
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