Benjamin Moore Mayan Gold 175

Official color page:Mayan Gold 175
Color code:175
Color name:Mayan Gold
Brand:Benjamin Moore

Step into a warm embrace of Benjamin Moore 175, also known as Mayan Gold. This rich and inviting color exudes a sense of luxury and opulence, perfect for creating a cozy atmosphere in the living room or a sophisticated vibe in the dining room. Its golden undertones add a touch of elegance, making it an ideal choice for a glamorous bedroom or a stylish home office. Transform any space into a sanctuary of comfort and style with the timeless charm of Mayan Gold.

What are Benjamin Moore Mayan Gold undertones?

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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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

223, 163, 74

Is Benjamin Moore Mayan Gold 175 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 36° this Yellow refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

175 Mayan Gold HSL code: 36, 70%, 58%

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 Mayan Gold:

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

Mayan Gold 175 vs Brilliant Amber 161

Two gorgeous paint colors, but which one is right for you? Our comparison has got you covered.

Benjamin Moore Mayan Gold 175 vs Benjamin Moore Brilliant Amber 161Open Mayan Gold 175
LRV: 40.34%
Light Medium color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 37.62%
Medium color
Temperature: warm

Mayan Gold 175 vs Butterscotch 2157-30

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 Mayan Gold 175 vs Benjamin Moore Butterscotch 2157-30Open Mayan Gold 175
LRV: 40.34%
Light Medium color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 34.43%
Medium color
Temperature: warm