Benjamin Moore Purple Haze

Benjamin Moore Purple Haze 1413 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Purple Haze paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful 1413. Find out if this gorgeous cold 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 Haze 1413
Color code:1413
Color name:Purple Haze
Brand:Benjamin Moore

LRV of Purple Haze

Purple Haze 1413 has an LRV of 23.46% and refers to Medium 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 23.46% 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 Haze undertones?

Blue and Purple are Benjamin Moore Purple Haze undertones 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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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

HEX value:


RGB code:

130, 127, 146

Is Benjamin Moore Purple Haze 1413 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 249° this Purple refers cool paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

1413 Purple Haze HSL code: 249, 8%, 54%

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.

  • Cool Purple shades make a room feel sleek, fresh and modern
  • Cooler hues have a calm and relaxation effect
  • Cool Purple undertones make small spaces feel more open and expansive
  • Cool paint hue are ideal for bedroom or bathroom. Be careful with deep blues and greens in bathroom, which will reflect on your skin.

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 Haze:

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 Haze 1413 vs Bachelor Blue 1629

We'll help you determine which of these shades will work best in your space.

Benjamin Moore Purple Haze 1413 vs Benjamin Moore Bachelor Blue 1629Benjamin Moore Purple Haze 1413
LRV: 23.46%
Medium color
Temperature: cold
LRV: 23.52%
Medium color
Temperature: cold

Purple Haze 1413 vs Englewood Cliffs 1607

Can't choose between these two beautiful shades? We'll compare these two colors to help you make the right decision.

Benjamin Moore Purple Haze 1413 vs Benjamin Moore Englewood Cliffs 1607Benjamin Moore Purple Haze 1413
LRV: 23.46%
Medium color
Temperature: cold
LRV: 23.83%
Medium color
Temperature: cold

Color codes

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HEX#827F92copy color code
RGB Decimal130, 127, 146copy color code
RGB Percent50.98%, 49.80%, 57.25%copy color code
HSVHue: 249° Saturation: 13.01% Value: 57.25%copy color code
HSLhsl(249, 8, 54)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 10.96 Magenta: 13.01 Yellow: 0.0 Key: 42.75copy color code
YIQY: 130.063 I: -4.318 Q: 6.547copy color code
XYZX: 21.982 Y: 22.0 Z: 30.275copy color code
CIE LabL:54.027 a:5.073 b:-9.802copy color code
CIE LuvL:54.027 u:0.515 v:-14.882copy color code
Decimal8552338copy color code
Hunter lab46.904, 1.575, -5.437copy color code
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