Benjamin Moore Ming Jade

Benjamin Moore Ming Jade 2043-20 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Ming Jade paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful 2043-20. Find out if this gorgeous cold green paint color would look great on your living room walls or trims, kitchen cabinet, bedroom accent wall, bathroom or house exterior.

Official color page:Ming Jade 2043-20
Color code:2043-20
Color name:Ming Jade
Brand:Benjamin Moore

Ming Jade for bedroom

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We’ve hand-picked a beautiful collection of photos of this amazing Beige shade used in real bedrooms. Take a look and imagine how this wonderful cool Dark paint color could transform your own bedroom space.

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LRV of Ming Jade

Ming Jade 2043-20 has an LRV of 14.05% 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 14.05% 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 Ming Jade undertones?

Green and Blue are Benjamin Moore Ming Jade undertones 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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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, 116, 93

Is Benjamin Moore Ming Jade 2043-20 cool or warm?

warm colors
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cool colors

With a hue of 168° this Green refers cool paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

2043-20 Ming Jade HSL code: 168, 100%, 23%

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 Green shades make a room feel sleek, fresh and modern
  • Cooler hues have a calm and relaxation effect
  • Cool Green 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 Ming Jade:

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

Ming Jade 2043-20 vs Juniper 2048-20

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 Ming Jade 2043-20 vs Benjamin Moore Juniper 2048-20Benjamin Moore Ming Jade 2043-20
LRV: 14.05%
Medium Dark color
Temperature: cold
LRV: 12.55%
Medium Dark color
Temperature: cold

Ming Jade 2043-20 vs Reef Green 2042-20

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 Ming Jade 2043-20 vs Benjamin Moore Reef Green 2042-20Benjamin Moore Ming Jade 2043-20
LRV: 14.05%
Medium Dark color
Temperature: cold
LRV: 16%
Medium Dark color
Temperature: cold

Color codes

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HEX#00745Dcopy color code
RGB Decimal0, 116, 93copy color code
RGB Percent0.00%, 45.49%, 36.47%copy color code
HSVHue: 168° Saturation: 100.0% Value: 45.49%copy color code
HSLhsl(168, 100, 23)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 100.0 Magenta: 0.0 Yellow: 19.83 Key: 54.51copy color code
YIQY: 78.694 I: -61.734 Q: -31.696copy color code
XYZX: 8.22 Y: 13.28 Z: 12.483copy color code
CIE LabL:43.182 a:-33.983 b:4.879copy color code
CIE LuvL:43.182 u:-35.683 v:11.094copy color code
Decimal29789copy color code
Hunter lab36.442, -23.51, 5.2copy color code
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