Benjamin Moore Mystic Beige

Benjamin Moore Mystic Beige 2162-60 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Mystic Beige paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful 2162-60. 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:Mystic Beige 2162-60
Color code:2162-60
Color name:Mystic Beige
Brand:Benjamin Moore

LRV of Mystic Beige

Mystic Beige 2162-60 has an LRV of 72.89% and refers to Off-White colors that reflect a lot of 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 Mystic Beige undertones?

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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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

236, 220, 197

Is Benjamin Moore Mystic Beige 2162-60 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 35° this Beige refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

2162-60 Mystic Beige HSL code: 35, 51%, 85%

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 Mystic Beige:

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

Mystic Beige 2162-60 vs Latte 2163-60

Trying to decide between Benjamin Moore Mystic Beige 2162-60 and Benjamin Moore Latte 2163-60? Let's help you make the best decision for your design goals.

Benjamin Moore Mystic Beige 2162-60 vs Benjamin Moore Latte 2163-60Benjamin Moore Mystic Beige 2162-60
LRV: 72.89%
Off-White color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 71.2%
Light color
Temperature: warm

Mystic Beige 2162-60 vs Pale Almond OC-2

Unsure if you should go with Benjamin Moore Mystic Beige 2162-60 or Benjamin Moore Pale Almond OC-2? We'll compare the two to help you find the perfect shade for your room.

Benjamin Moore Mystic Beige 2162-60 vs Benjamin Moore Pale Almond OC-2Benjamin Moore Mystic Beige 2162-60
LRV: 72.89%
Off-White color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 69.46%
Light color
Temperature: warm

Color codes

HEX#ECDCC5copy color code
RGB Decimal236, 220, 197copy color code
RGB Percent92.55%, 86.27%, 77.25%copy color code
HSVHue: 35° Saturation: 16.53% Value: 92.55%copy color code
HSLhsl(35, 51, 85)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 0.0 Magenta: 6.78 Yellow: 16.53 Key: 7.45copy color code
YIQY: 222.162 I: 16.925 Q: -3.773copy color code
XYZX: 70.262 Y: 73.052 Z: 63.207copy color code
CIE LabL:88.472 a:1.784 b:13.285copy color code
Decimal15523013copy color code
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