50BG 83/009

Dulux Rock Salt

Dulux Rock Salt 50BG 83/009 paint color review

Color code:50BG 83/009
Color name:Rock Salt

Dulux Rock Salt color is perfect for adding a touch of sophistication and elegance to any room and is a popular choice for living rooms, bedrooms, and dining rooms. Dulux Rock Salt works well with scandinavian interiors and blends well with a variety of another interior styles. It is a popular choice among homeowners and interior designers. The neutral and inviting hue of Dulux Rock Salt creates a warm and comfortable atmosphere in any space, making it a great color for those looking to add a touch of coziness to their home. With its timeless and classic feel, Dulux Rock Salt is a beautiful and enduring color choice for any interior space.

LRV of Rock Salt

Rock Salt 50BG 83/009 has an LRV of 81.91% and refers to Off-White 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 81.91% 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 Dulux Rock Salt undertones?

Green is Dulux Rock Salt 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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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

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RGB code:

233, 234, 233

Is Dulux Rock Salt 50BG 83/009 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 120° this Grey refers cool paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

50BG 83/009 Rock Salt HSL code: 120, 2%, 92%

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.

  • Cool Grey shades make a room feel sleek, fresh and modern
  • Cooler hues have a calm and relaxation effect
  • Cool Grey undertones make small spaces feel more open and expansive
  • Cool paint hue are ideal for bedroom or bathroom. Be careful with deep blues and greens in bathroom, which will reflect on your skin.

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 Dulux Rock Salt:

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.

Darker shades

Color comparison

Rock Salt 50BG 83/009 vs Grey Steel 4 00NN 83/000

Can't choose between these two beautiful shades? We'll compare these two colors to help you make the right decision.

Dulux Rock Salt 50BG 83/009 vs Dulux Grey Steel 4 00NN 83/000Dulux Rock Salt 50BG 83/009
LRV: 81.91%
Off-White color
Temperature: cold
LRV: 80.36%
Off-White color
Temperature: cold

Rock Salt 50BG 83/009 vs White Mist 30BB 83/001

Looking for the perfect paint color for your space? Discover which one suits your needs in our comparison.

Dulux Rock Salt 50BG 83/009 vs Dulux White Mist 30BB 83/001Dulux Rock Salt 50BG 83/009
LRV: 81.91%
Off-White color
Temperature: cold
LRV: 82%
White color
Temperature: cold

Color codes

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HEX#e9eae9copy color code
RGB Decimal233, 234, 233copy color code
RGB Percent91.37%, 91.76%, 91.37%copy color code
HSVHue: 120° Saturation: 0.43% Value: 91.76%copy color code
HSLhsl(120, 2, 92)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 0.43 Magenta: 0.0 Yellow: 0.43 Key: 8.24copy color code
YIQY: 233.587 I: -0.275 Q: -0.523copy color code
XYZX: 77.731 Y: 82.052 Z: 88.811copy color code
CIE LabL:92.598 a:-0.515 b:0.371copy color code
CIE LuvL:92.598 u:-0.506 v:0.661copy color code
Decimal15330025copy color code
Hunter lab90.583, -5.344, 5.277copy color code
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