Benjamin Moore Sulfur Yellow 2151-40

Official color page:Sulfur Yellow 2151-40
Color code:2151-40
Color name:Sulfur Yellow
Brand:Benjamin Moore

Infuse your space with a burst of sunshine with Sulfur Yellow (Benjamin Moore 2151-40). This vibrant hue adds a playful touch to any room, radiating warmth and energy. Pair Sulfur Yellow with crisp whites and light grays for a modern and fresh look, or combine it with navy blues and charcoal grays for a sophisticated contrast. Whether you're seeking a cheerful accent or a statement wall, Sulfur Yellow effortlessly brightens and uplifts any space with its bold and inviting charm. Elevate your design with this versatile color that complements a wide range of styles and aesthetics.

What are Benjamin Moore Sulfur Yellow undertones?

Red is Benjamin Moore Sulfur Yellow 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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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

HEX value:


RGB code:

210, 186, 127

Is Benjamin Moore Sulfur Yellow 2151-40 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 43° this Yellow refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

2151-40 Sulfur Yellow HSL code: 43, 48%, 66%

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 Sulfur Yellow:

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

Sulfur Yellow 2151-40 vs Honeymoon AF-345

Wondering how these two paint colors differ? Let us help you choose the perfect paint color for your home with our comparison.

Benjamin Moore Sulfur Yellow 2151-40 vs Benjamin Moore Honeymoon AF-345Open Sulfur Yellow 2151-40
LRV: 48.99%
Light Medium color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 50.63%
Light Medium color
Temperature: warm

Sulfur Yellow 2151-40 vs Walk on the Beach CSP-975

Choosing the best shade for your space? We've compared the two colors to help you make an informed decision for your project.

Benjamin Moore Sulfur Yellow 2151-40 vs Benjamin Moore Walk on the Beach CSP-975Open Sulfur Yellow 2151-40
LRV: 48.99%
Light Medium color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 47.82%
Light Medium color
Temperature: warm