Benjamin Moore Oyster

Benjamin Moore Oyster 2115-70 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Oyster paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful 2115-70. Find out if this gorgeous warm grey paint color would look great on your living room walls or trims, kitchen cabinet, bedroom accent wall, bathroom or house exterior.

Official color page:Oyster 2115-70
Color code:2115-70
Color name:Oyster
Brand:Benjamin Moore

Oyster 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 warm Light paint color could transform your own bedroom space.

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LRV of Oyster

Oyster 2115-70 has an LRV of 80.4% 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).

Act like a pro: Choosing paint with LRV of 80.40% 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 Oyster undertones?

Red is Benjamin Moore Oyster 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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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, 233, 232

Is Benjamin Moore Oyster 2115-70 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 15° this Grey refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

2115-70 Oyster HSL code: 15, 10%, 92%

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 Grey will make even large rooms feel cozy and intimate
  • Warm Grey 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 Oyster:

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.

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

Oyster 2115-70 vs Baby's Breath OC-62

Trying to decide between these two shades? Our comparison highlights the similarities and differences between these two paint colors.

Benjamin Moore Oyster 2115-70 vs Benjamin Moore Baby's Breath OC-62Benjamin Moore Oyster 2115-70
LRV: 80.4%
Off-White color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 81.5%
Off-White color
Temperature: cold

Oyster 2115-70 vs Brilliant White OC-150

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 Oyster 2115-70 vs Benjamin Moore Brilliant White OC-150Benjamin Moore Oyster 2115-70
LRV: 80.4%
Off-White color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 83.76%
White color
Temperature: cold

Color codes

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HEX#ECE9E8copy color code
RGB Decimal236, 233, 232copy color code
RGB Percent92.55%, 91.37%, 90.98%copy color code
HSVHue: 15° Saturation: 1.69% Value: 92.55%copy color code
HSLhsl(15, 10, 92)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 0.0 Magenta: 1.27 Yellow: 1.69 Key: 7.45copy color code
YIQY: 233.783 I: 2.109 Q: 0.323copy color code
XYZX: 78.293 Y: 81.937 Z: 88.013copy color code
CIE LabL:92.547 a:0.828 b:0.845copy color code
CIE LuvL:92.547 u:1.753 v:1.145copy color code
Decimal15526376copy color code
Hunter lab90.519, -4.018, 5.715copy color code
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