Benjamin Moore Purple Easter Egg

Benjamin Moore Purple Easter Egg 2073-50 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Purple Easter Egg paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful 2073-50. Find out if this gorgeous warm purple paint color would look great on your living room walls or trims, kitchen cabinet, bedroom accent wall, bathroom or house exterior.

Official color page:Purple Easter Egg 2073-50
Color code:2073-50
Color name:Purple Easter Egg
Brand:Benjamin Moore

LRV of Purple Easter Egg

Purple Easter Egg 2073-50 has an LRV of 46.3% and refers to Light Medium colors that reflect half 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).

Act like a pro: Choosing paint with LRV of 46.30% 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 Purple Easter Egg undertones?

Purple is Benjamin Moore Purple Easter Egg 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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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:

204, 172, 202

Is Benjamin Moore Purple Easter Egg 2073-50 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 304° this Purple refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

2073-50 Purple Easter Egg HSL code: 304, 24%, 74%

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 Purple will make even large rooms feel cozy and intimate
  • Warm Purple 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 Purple Easter Egg:

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

Benjamin Moore 2073-50 Purple Easter Egg

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

Purple Easter Egg 2073-50 vs Exotic Fuchsia 2074-50

Trying to find ideal shade for your next project? Let's help you make the best decision for your design goals.

Benjamin Moore Purple Easter Egg 2073-50 vs Benjamin Moore Exotic Fuchsia 2074-50Benjamin Moore Purple Easter Egg 2073-50
LRV: 46.3%
Light Medium color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 50%
Light Medium color
Temperature: warm

Purple Easter Egg 2073-50 vs Iced Mauve 2115-50

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

Benjamin Moore Purple Easter Egg 2073-50 vs Benjamin Moore Iced Mauve 2115-50Benjamin Moore Purple Easter Egg 2073-50
LRV: 46.3%
Light Medium color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 50.58%
Light Medium color
Temperature: warm

Color codes

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HEX#CCACCAcopy color code
RGB Decimal204, 172, 202copy color code
RGB Percent80.00%, 67.45%, 79.22%copy color code
HSVHue: 304° Saturation: 15.69% Value: 80.0%copy color code
HSLhsl(304, 24, 74)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 0.0 Magenta: 15.69 Yellow: 0.98 Key: 20.0copy color code
YIQY: 184.988 I: 9.429 Q: 16.105copy color code
XYZX: 50.313 Y: 46.607 Z: 62.207copy color code
CIE LabL:73.938 a:16.804 b:-10.889copy color code
CIE LuvL:73.938 u:16.496 v:-19.425copy color code
Decimal13413578copy color code
Hunter lab68.27, 12.078, -6.236copy color code
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