Benjamin Moore Pale Daffodil

Benjamin Moore Pale Daffodil 2017-60 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Pale Daffodil paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful 2017-60. Find out if this gorgeous warm yellow paint color would look great on your living room walls or trims, kitchen cabinet, bedroom accent wall, bathroom or house exterior.

Official color page:Pale Daffodil 2017-60
Color code:2017-60
Color name:Pale Daffodil
Brand:Benjamin Moore

Pale Daffodil 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 Pale Daffodil

Pale Daffodil 2017-60 has an LRV of 81.53% 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 81.53% 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 Pale Daffodil undertones?

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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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

255, 236, 199

Is Benjamin Moore Pale Daffodil 2017-60 cool or warm?

warm colors
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cool colors

With a hue of 40° this Yellow refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

2017-60 Pale Daffodil HSL code: 40, 100%, 89%

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 Pale Daffodil:

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

Pale Daffodil 2017-60 vs Porter Ranch Cream 148

Looking for the perfect paint color for your space? Discover which one suits your needs in our comparison.

Benjamin Moore Pale Daffodil 2017-60 vs Benjamin Moore Porter Ranch Cream 148Benjamin Moore Pale Daffodil 2017-60
LRV: 81.53%
Off-White color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 80.31%
Off-White color
Temperature: warm

Pale Daffodil 2017-60 vs Pernod 316

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 Pale Daffodil 2017-60 vs Benjamin Moore Pernod 316Benjamin Moore Pale Daffodil 2017-60
LRV: 81.53%
Off-White color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 83.07%
White color
Temperature: warm

Color codes

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HEX#FFECC7copy color code
RGB Decimal255, 236, 199copy color code
RGB Percent100.00%, 92.55%, 78.04%copy color code
HSVHue: 40° Saturation: 21.96% Value: 100.0%copy color code
HSLhsl(40, 100, 89)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 0.0 Magenta: 7.45 Yellow: 21.96 Key: 0.0copy color code
YIQY: 237.463 I: 23.212 Q: -7.495copy color code
XYZX: 81.543 Y: 85.376 Z: 66.201copy color code
CIE LabL:94.045 a:0.77 b:20.3copy color code
CIE LuvL:94.045 u:13.619 v:29.305copy color code
Decimal16772295copy color code
Hunter lab92.399, -4.171, 22.2copy color code
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