Jotun Memento 1991 paint color review

Color code:1991
Color name:Memento

NCS Code: S3020-Y10R

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LRV of Memento

Memento 1991 has an LRV of 39.2% and refers to Medium 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 39.20% 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 Jotun Memento undertones?

Red is Jotun Memento 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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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

HEX value:


RGB code:

191, 164, 127

Is Jotun Memento 1991 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 35° this Yellow refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

1991 Memento HSL code: 35, 33%, 62%

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 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 Jotun Memento:

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

Memento 1991 vs Impression 12125

Jotun Memento 1991 vs Jotun Impression 12125Open Memento 1991
LRV: 39.2%
Medium color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 40.37%
Light Medium color
Temperature: warm

Memento 1991 vs Rock Sugar 1632

Jotun Memento 1991 vs Jotun Rock Sugar 1632Open Memento 1991
LRV: 39.2%
Medium color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 36.85%
Medium color
Temperature: warm

Color codes

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HEX#bfa47fcopy color code
RGB Decimal191, 164, 127copy color code
RGB Percent74.90%, 64.31%, 49.80%copy color code
HSVHue: 35° Saturation: 33.51% Value: 74.9%copy color code
HSLhsl(35, 33, 62)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 0.0 Magenta: 14.14 Yellow: 33.51 Key: 25.1copy color code
YIQY: 167.855 I: 27.979 Q: -5.803copy color code
XYZX: 38.592 Y: 39.161 Z: 25.599copy color code
CIE LabL:68.868 a:4.437 b:22.885copy color code
CIE LuvL:68.868 u:19.524 v:29.682copy color code
Decimal12559487copy color code
Hunter lab62.579, 0.568, 19.552copy color code