Benjamin Moore Luminous Days

Benjamin Moore Luminous Days 300 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Luminous Days paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful 300. 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:Luminous Days 300
Color code:300
Color name:Luminous Days
Brand:Benjamin Moore

LRV of Luminous Days

Luminous Days 300 has an LRV of 52.38% and refers to Light Medium colors that reflect half 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 52.38% 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 Luminous Days undertones?

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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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

239, 188, 80

Is Benjamin Moore Luminous Days 300 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 41° this Yellow refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

300 Luminous Days HSL code: 41, 83%, 63%

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 Luminous Days:

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 300 Luminous Days

Color comparison

Luminous Days 300 vs Glen Ridge Gold 301

Looking for the perfect paint color for your space? Let's see the differences between these two paint colors to help you make an informed decision.

Benjamin Moore Luminous Days 300 vs Benjamin Moore Glen Ridge Gold 301Benjamin Moore Luminous Days 300
LRV: 52.38%
Light Medium color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 44.9%
Light Medium color
Temperature: warm

Luminous Days 300 vs Sunflower Fields 174

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

Benjamin Moore Luminous Days 300 vs Benjamin Moore Sunflower Fields 174Benjamin Moore Luminous Days 300
LRV: 52.38%
Light Medium color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 49.07%
Light Medium color
Temperature: warm

Color codes

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HEX#EFBC50copy color code
RGB Decimal239, 188, 80copy color code
RGB Percent93.73%, 73.73%, 31.37%copy color code
HSVHue: 41° Saturation: 66.53% Value: 93.73%copy color code
HSLhsl(41, 83, 63)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 0.0 Magenta: 21.34 Yellow: 66.53 Key: 6.27copy color code
YIQY: 190.937 I: 65.096 Q: -22.821copy color code
XYZX: 55.031 Y: 54.9 Z: 15.286copy color code
CIE LabL:78.984 a:7.321 b:59.82copy color code
CIE LuvL:78.984 u:41.367 v:67.953copy color code
Decimal15711312copy color code
Hunter lab74.095, 2.908, 39.635copy color code
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