Benjamin Moore Moon Shadow

Benjamin Moore Moon Shadow 1516 paint color review

What does the color Moon Shadow 1516 look like in real spaces? Browse through a full Moon Shadow paint color review. Take a look at interior and exterior used Moon Shadow 1516 on living room walls, bedroom and kitchen cabinets. Accent walls, color zoning and trim colors go with Benjamin Moore Moon Shadow 1516.

Color code:


Color name:

Moon Shadow


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What are Benjamin Moore Moon Shadow undertones?

Yellow is Benjamin Moore Moon Shadow undertone color.


HEX value

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RGB code:

205, 202, 178

LRV of Benjamin Moore Moon Shadow 1516

Benjamin Moore Moon Shadow 1516 has an LRV of 56.97% 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).

1516 Moon Shadow 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

1516 Moon Shadow 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.

Is Benjamin Moore Moon Shadow 1516 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

Benjamin Moore 1516 Moon Shadow is warm color according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

1516 Moon Shadow HSL code: 53, 21%, 75%

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.

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