Benjamin Moore Warm Earth 1274 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Warm Earth paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful 1274. 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:Warm Earth 1274
Color code:1274
Color name:Warm Earth
Brand:Benjamin Moore

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What are Benjamin Moore Warm Earth undertones?

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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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

#914D4E

RGB code:

145, 77, 78

Is Benjamin Moore Warm Earth 1274 cool or warm?

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With a hue of 359° this Red refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

1274 Warm Earth HSL code: 359, 31%, 44%

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 Red 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.

LRV of Warm Earth

Warm Earth 1274 has an LRV of 12.56% and refers to Medium Dark which means that this color almost reflects very little 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 12.56% 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#914D4Ecopy color code
RGB Decimal145, 77, 78copy color code
RGB Percent56.86%, 30.20%, 30.59%copy color code
HSVHue: 359° Saturation: 46.9% Value: 56.86%copy color code
HSLhsl(359, 31, 44)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 0.0 Magenta: 46.9 Yellow: 46.21 Key: 43.14copy color code
YIQY: 97.446 I: 40.2 Q: 14.696copy color code
XYZX: 15.707 Y: 11.879 Z: 8.671copy color code
CIE LabL:41.023 a:28.591 b:12.268copy color code
CIE LuvL:41.023 u:46.856 v:9.509copy color code
Decimal9522510copy color code
Hunter lab34.466, 21.031, 9.209copy color code
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