1217

Benjamin Moore Suntan Bronze

Benjamin Moore Suntan Bronze 1217 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Suntan Bronze paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful 1217. Find out if this gorgeous warm red paint color would look great on your living room walls or trims, kitchen cabinet, bedroom accent wall, bathroom or house exterior.

Official color page:Suntan Bronze 1217
Color code:1217
Color name:Suntan Bronze
Brand:Benjamin Moore

Suntan Bronze for bedroom

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We’ve hand-picked a beautiful collection of photos of this amazing Beige shade used in real bedrooms. Take a look and imagine how this wonderful warm Mid-tone paint color could transform your own bedroom space.

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LRV of Suntan Bronze

Suntan Bronze 1217 has an LRV of 25.52% 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 25.52% 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 Suntan Bronze undertones?

Red is Benjamin Moore Suntan Bronze 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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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:

#B67D5E

RGB code:

182, 125, 94

Is Benjamin Moore Suntan Bronze 1217 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 21° this Red refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

1217 Suntan Bronze HSL code: 21, 38%, 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.

  • Warm Red will make even large rooms feel cozy and intimate
  • Warm Beige 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 Suntan Bronze:

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

Suntan Bronze 1217 vs Lenape Trail 1222

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

Benjamin Moore Suntan Bronze 1217 vs Benjamin Moore Lenape Trail 1222Benjamin Moore Suntan Bronze 1217
LRV: 25.52%
Medium color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 25.24%
Medium color
Temperature: warm

Suntan Bronze 1217 vs Butterscotch Sundae 1147

Are you torn between these two hues? Let's dive in and see which is the best fit for your home.

Benjamin Moore Suntan Bronze 1217 vs Benjamin Moore Butterscotch Sundae 1147Benjamin Moore Suntan Bronze 1217
LRV: 25.52%
Medium color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 29.06%
Medium color
Temperature: warm

Color codes

We have collected almost every possible color code you could ever need. To copy the code, just click the icon to the right of it.

FormatCode
HEX#B67D5Ecopy color code
RGB Decimal182, 125, 94copy color code
RGB Percent71.37%, 49.02%, 36.86%copy color code
HSVHue: 21° Saturation: 48.35% Value: 71.37%copy color code
HSLhsl(21, 38, 54)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 0.0 Magenta: 31.32 Yellow: 48.35 Key: 28.63copy color code
YIQY: 138.509 I: 43.928 Q: 2.41copy color code
XYZX: 28.647 Y: 25.423 Z: 13.985copy color code
CIE LabL:57.485 a:18.489 b:25.789copy color code
CIE LuvL:57.485 u:41.627 v:28.347copy color code
Decimal11959646copy color code
Hunter lab50.421, 13.178, 18.85copy color code