Benjamin Moore Roasted Sesame Seed 2160-40

Official color page:Roasted Sesame Seed 2160-40
Color code:2160-40
Color name:Roasted Sesame Seed
Brand:Benjamin Moore

Bring warmth and sophistication to your space with Benjamin Moore 2160-40 Roasted Sesame Seed. This rich and earthy hue exudes a sense of coziness and complements a variety of color palettes. Pair Roasted Sesame Seed with soft neutrals like cream and taupe for a harmonious look, or add a pop of contrast with accents in deep teal or terracotta. Whether used as a main wall color or in accent pieces, Roasted Sesame Seed adds depth and character to any room. Elevate your interior design with this versatile and timeless shade from Benjamin Moore.

What are Benjamin Moore Roasted Sesame Seed undertones?

Red is Benjamin Moore Roasted Sesame Seed 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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate

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HEX value

HEX value:

#E0B97F

RGB code:

224, 185, 127

Is Benjamin Moore Roasted Sesame Seed 2160-40 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 36° this Red refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

2160-40 Roasted Sesame Seed HSL code: 36, 61%, 69%

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 Red 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 Roasted Sesame Seed:

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

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

Roasted Sesame Seed 2160-40 vs Wythe Gold CW-420

Can't decide between these two shades for your project? We break down the differences to assist you in making the right choice.

Benjamin Moore Roasted Sesame Seed 2160-40 vs Benjamin Moore Wythe Gold CW-420Open Roasted Sesame Seed 2160-40
LRV: 50.62%
Light Medium color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 50.17%
Light Medium color
Temperature: warm

Roasted Sesame Seed 2160-40 vs Dark Beige 2165-40

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

Benjamin Moore Roasted Sesame Seed 2160-40 vs Benjamin Moore Dark Beige 2165-40Open Roasted Sesame Seed 2160-40
LRV: 50.62%
Light Medium color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 46.82%
Light Medium color
Temperature: warm