Benjamin Moore Malton

Benjamin Moore Malton 1073 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Malton paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful 1073. Find out if this gorgeous warm beige paint color would look great on your living room walls or trims, kitchen cabinet, bedroom accent wall, bathroom or house exterior.

Official color page:Malton 1073
Color code:1073
Color name:Malton
Brand:Benjamin Moore

LRV of Malton

Malton 1073 has an LRV of 67.07% 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).

What are Benjamin Moore Malton undertones?

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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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

231, 216, 190

Is Benjamin Moore Malton 1073 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 38° this Beige refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

1073 Malton HSL code: 38, 46%, 83%

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 Malton:

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.

Lighter shades

Darker shades

Complementary color scheme

Complementary color scheme

A complementary color scheme is a color combination that uses two colors that are opposite each other on the color wheel, such as red and green, blue and orange, or yellow and purple. The high contrast between these colors creates a vibrant and dynamic visual effect.

Color comparison

Malton 1073 vs Papaya 957

Choosing between Benjamin Moore Malton 1073 and Benjamin Moore Papaya 957? We've compared the two colors to help you make an informed decision for your project.

Benjamin Moore Malton 1073 vs Benjamin Moore Papaya 957Benjamin Moore Malton 1073
LRV: 67.07%
Light color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 67.4%
Light color
Temperature: warm

Malton 1073 vs Creamy Satin 1087

Comparing Benjamin Moore Malton 1073 and Benjamin Moore Creamy Satin 1087? We'll help you determine which of these shades will work best in your space.

Benjamin Moore Malton 1073 vs Benjamin Moore Creamy Satin 1087Benjamin Moore Malton 1073
LRV: 67.07%
Light color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 67.97%
Light color
Temperature: warm

Color codes

HEX#E7D8BEcopy color code
RGB Decimal231, 216, 190copy color code
RGB Percent90.59%, 84.71%, 74.51%copy color code
HSVHue: 38° Saturation: 17.75% Value: 90.59%copy color code
HSLhsl(38, 46, 83)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 0.0 Magenta: 6.49 Yellow: 17.75 Key: 9.41copy color code
YIQY: 217.521 I: 17.293 Q: -4.918copy color code
XYZX: 66.804 Y: 69.82 Z: 58.659copy color code
CIE LabL:86.908 a:0.984 b:14.691copy color code
Decimal15194302copy color code
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