Benjamin Moore Little Dipper 324 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Little Dipper paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful 324. Find out if this gorgeous warm yellow paint color would look great on your living room walls or trims, kitchen cabinet, bedroom accent wall, bathroom or house exterior.

Official color page:Little Dipper 324
Color code:324
Color name:Little Dipper
Brand:Benjamin Moore

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What are Benjamin Moore Little Dipper undertones?

Yellow is Benjamin Moore Little Dipper 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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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:

#FCF0B6

RGB code:

252, 240, 182

Is Benjamin Moore Little Dipper 324 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 50° this Yellow refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

324 Little Dipper HSL code: 50, 92%, 85%

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 Yellow will make even large rooms feel cozy and intimate
  • Warm Yellow 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 Little Dipper:

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

Color comparison

Little Dipper 324 vs Hay Stack 317

Trying to decide between these two shades? Our comparison highlights the similarities and differences between these two paint colors.

Benjamin Moore Little Dipper 324 vs Benjamin Moore Hay Stack 317Open Little Dipper 324
LRV: 82.36%
White color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 81.08%
Off-White color
Temperature: warm

Little Dipper 324 vs Early Dawn 338

Struggling to choose the best color for your? We'll break down the differences so you can pick the perfect shade for your walls.

Benjamin Moore Little Dipper 324 vs Benjamin Moore Early Dawn 338Open Little Dipper 324
LRV: 82.36%
White color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 82.53%
White color
Temperature: warm

LRV of Little Dipper

Little Dipper 324 has an LRV of 82.36% and refers to White colors that reflect almost all 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 82.36% 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.

Color codes

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HEX#FCF0B6copy color code
RGB Decimal252, 240, 182copy color code
RGB Percent98.82%, 94.12%, 71.37%copy color code
HSVHue: 50° Saturation: 27.78% Value: 98.82%copy color code
HSLhsl(50, 92, 85)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 0.0 Magenta: 4.76 Yellow: 27.78 Key: 1.18copy color code
YIQY: 236.976 I: 25.789 Q: -15.511copy color code
XYZX: 79.748 Y: 86.395 Z: 56.718copy color code
CIE LabL:94.481 a:-4.621 b:29.562copy color code
CIE LuvL:94.481 u:10.462 v:42.579copy color code
Decimal16576694copy color code
Hunter lab92.949, -9.511, 28.885copy color code
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