Jotun Cotton Ball 1453 paint color review

Color code:1453
Color name:Cotton Ball
Brand:Jotun

NCS Code: S0502-Y

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LRV of Cotton Ball

Cotton Ball 1453 has an LRV of 85.36% and refers to White colors that reflect almost all 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 85.36% 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 Jotun Cotton Ball undertones?

Yellow is Jotun Cotton Ball 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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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:

#F0EFE2

RGB code:

240, 239, 226

Is Jotun Cotton Ball 1453 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 56° this Grey refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

1453 Cotton Ball HSL code: 56, 32%, 91%

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 Grey 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 Jotun Cotton Ball:

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

Jotun 1453 Cotton Ball

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

Cotton Ball 1453 vs Clear 1442

Jotun Cotton Ball 1453 vs Jotun Clear 1442Open Cotton Ball 1453
LRV: 85.36%
White color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 85.58%
White 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#f0efe2copy color code
RGB Decimal240, 239, 226copy color code
RGB Percent94.12%, 93.73%, 88.63%copy color code
HSVHue: 56° Saturation: 5.83% Value: 94.12%copy color code
HSLhsl(56, 32, 91)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 0.0 Magenta: 0.42 Yellow: 5.83 Key: 5.88copy color code
YIQY: 237.817 I: 4.773 Q: -3.834copy color code
XYZX: 80.526 Y: 85.75 Z: 84.24copy color code
CIE LabL:94.205 a:-1.904 b:6.405copy color code
CIE LuvL:94.205 u:1.289 v:10.043copy color code
Decimal15790050copy color code
Hunter lab92.601, -6.828, 10.884copy color code