SW 9016

Sherwin Williams La Luna Amarilla

Sherwin Williams La Luna Amarilla SW 9016 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full La Luna Amarilla paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful SW 9016. Find out if this gorgeous warm yellow paint color would look great on your living room walls or trims, kitchen cabinet, bedroom accent wall, bathroom or house exterior.

Official color page:La Luna Amarilla SW 9016
Color code:SW 9016
Color name:La Luna Amarilla
Brand:Sherwin Williams

La Luna Amarilla 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 Light paint color could transform your own bedroom space.

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LRV of La Luna Amarilla

La Luna Amarilla SW 9016 has an LRV of 76.2% 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 76.20% 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 Sherwin Williams La Luna Amarilla undertones?

Red is Sherwin Williams La Luna Amarilla 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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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:

#FDDFA0

RGB code:

253, 223, 160

Is Sherwin Williams La Luna Amarilla SW 9016 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 41° this Yellow refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

SW 9016 La Luna Amarilla HSL code: 41, 96%, 81%

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 Yellow 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 Sherwin Williams La Luna Amarilla:

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

La Luna Amarilla SW 9016 vs Solé SW 6896

Can't decide between these gorgeous hues? We've got you covered with a comparison.

Sherwin Williams La Luna Amarilla SW 9016 vs Sherwin Williams Solé SW 6896Sherwin Williams La Luna Amarilla SW 9016
LRV: 76.2%
Off-White color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 74.15%
Off-White color
Temperature: warm

La Luna Amarilla SW 9016 vs Venetian Yellow SW 1666

Our comparison outlines the key differences between the two colors to assist you in choosing the right one for your space.

Sherwin Williams La Luna Amarilla SW 9016 vs Sherwin Williams Venetian Yellow SW 1666Sherwin Williams La Luna Amarilla SW 9016
LRV: 76.2%
Off-White color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 77.35%
Off-White color
Temperature: warm

Color codes

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HEX#fddfa0copy color code
RGB Decimal253, 223, 160copy color code
RGB Percent99.22%, 87.45%, 62.75%copy color code
HSVHue: 41° Saturation: 36.76% Value: 99.22%copy color code
HSLhsl(41, 96, 81)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 0.0 Magenta: 11.86 Yellow: 36.76 Key: 0.78copy color code
YIQY: 224.788 I: 38.122 Q: -13.259copy color code
XYZX: 73.242 Y: 76.199 Z: 44.098copy color code
CIE LabL:89.952 a:1.711 b:34.702copy color code
CIE LuvL:89.952 u:22.699 v:47.025copy color code
Decimal16637856copy color code
Hunter lab87.292, -2.992, 31.152copy color code
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