Benjamin Moore Pale Moon

Benjamin Moore Pale Moon OC-108 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Pale Moon paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful OC-108. 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 Moon OC-108
Color code:OC-108
Color name:Pale Moon
Brand:Benjamin Moore

LRV of Pale Moon

Pale Moon OC-108 has an LRV of 76.31% 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 Pale Moon undertones?

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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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

243, 231, 190

Is Benjamin Moore Pale Moon OC-108 cool or warm?

warm colors
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cool colors

With a hue of 46° this Yellow refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

OC-108 Pale Moon HSL code: 46, 69%, 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 Pale Moon:

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.

Benjamin Moore OC-108 Pale Moon

Color comparison

Pale Moon OC-108 vs Melted Butter CSP-905

Are you torn between Benjamin Moore Pale Moon OC-108 and Benjamin Moore Melted Butter CSP-905? Let's dive in and see which is the best fit for your home.

Benjamin Moore Pale Moon OC-108 vs Benjamin Moore Melted Butter CSP-905Benjamin Moore Pale Moon OC-108
LRV: 76.31%
Off-White color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 76.99%
Off-White color
Temperature: warm

Pale Moon OC-108 vs Somerset Peach 163

Struggling to decide between Benjamin Moore Pale Moon OC-108 and Benjamin Moore Somerset Peach 163? Our comparison outlines the key differences between the two colors to assist you in choosing the right one for your space.

Benjamin Moore Pale Moon OC-108 vs Benjamin Moore Somerset Peach 163Benjamin Moore Pale Moon OC-108
LRV: 76.31%
Off-White color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 75.54%
Off-White color
Temperature: warm

Color codes

HEX#F3E7BEcopy color code
RGB Decimal243, 231, 190copy color code
RGB Percent95.29%, 90.59%, 74.51%copy color code
HSVHue: 46° Saturation: 21.81% Value: 95.29%copy color code
HSLhsl(46, 69, 85)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 0.0 Magenta: 4.94 Yellow: 21.81 Key: 4.71copy color code
YIQY: 229.914 I: 20.326 Q: -10.221copy color code
XYZX: 74.832 Y: 79.926 Z: 60.186copy color code
CIE LabL:91.652 a:-2.324 b:21.468copy color code
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