Benjamin Moore Twilight Gold 1069 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Twilight Gold paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful 1069. Find out if this gorgeous warm beige paint color would look great on your living room walls or trims, kitchen cabinet, bedroom accent wall, bathroom or house exterior.

Official color page:Twilight Gold 1069
Color code:1069
Color name:Twilight Gold
Brand:Benjamin Moore

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What are Benjamin Moore Twilight Gold undertones?

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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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

#C9AC86

RGB code:

201, 172, 134

Is Benjamin Moore Twilight Gold 1069 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 34° this Beige refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

1069 Twilight Gold HSL code: 34, 38%, 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 Beige 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 Twilight Gold:

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

Twilight Gold 1069 vs Cafe Royal 1130

Discover the key differences and which shade could be the perfect fit for you.

Benjamin Moore Twilight Gold 1069 vs Benjamin Moore Cafe Royal 1130Open Twilight Gold 1069
LRV: 42.87%
Light Medium color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 39.54%
Medium color
Temperature: warm

Twilight Gold 1069 vs Palm Desert Tan 1123

What is the difference between these two paint colors. Let’s compare to see which might be right for you.

Benjamin Moore Twilight Gold 1069 vs Benjamin Moore Palm Desert Tan 1123Open Twilight Gold 1069
LRV: 42.87%
Light Medium color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 43.3%
Light Medium color
Temperature: warm

LRV of Twilight Gold

Twilight Gold 1069 has an LRV of 42.87% 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 42.87% 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.

Color codes

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HEX#C9AC86copy color code
RGB Decimal201, 172, 134copy color code
RGB Percent78.82%, 67.45%, 52.55%copy color code
HSVHue: 34° Saturation: 33.33% Value: 78.82%copy color code
HSLhsl(34, 38, 66)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 0.0 Magenta: 14.43 Yellow: 33.33 Key: 21.18copy color code
YIQY: 176.339 I: 29.492 Q: -5.691copy color code
XYZX: 43.143 Y: 43.646 Z: 28.7copy color code
CIE LabL:71.991 a:4.992 b:23.475copy color code
CIE LuvL:71.991 u:20.871 v:30.645copy color code
Decimal13216902copy color code
Hunter lab66.065, 0.956, 20.489copy color code
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