Tikkurila Midnight Y498

Color code:Y498
Color name:Midnight
Brand:Tikkurila

Y498 Midnight is a dark black shade that can add a bold and dramatic statement to any interior space. This color can add depth and contrast to any space, and works well in minimalist and industrial styles.

The nearest colors to Y498 are Farrow and Ball Railings and RAL Classic Black grey, which are also dark black colors.

Tikkurila Midnight reviews

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Interior with paint color Tikkurila Midnight Y498
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Interior with paint color Tikkurila Midnight Y498
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Interior with paint color Tikkurila Midnight Y498
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Interior with paint color Tikkurila Midnight Y498
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Interior with paint color Tikkurila Midnight Y498
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Interior with paint color Tikkurila Midnight Y498
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Interior with paint color Tikkurila Midnight Y498
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Interior with paint color Tikkurila Midnight Y498
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Interior with paint color Tikkurila Midnight Y498
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Interior with paint color Tikkurila Midnight Y498
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View the photos of real spaces painted with this that were not included in specific categories.Close-ups, painted furniture, storages and dressers, hallways, stairs and ceilings.

What are Tikkurila Midnight undertones?

Blue is Tikkurila Midnight 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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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:

#3F4041

RGB code:

63, 64, 65

Is Tikkurila Midnight Y498 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 210° this Grey refers cool paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

Y498 Midnight HSL code: 210, 2%, 25%

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 Tikkurila Midnight:

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

Tikkurila Y498 Midnight

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.

Tikkurila Y498 Midnight

Color comparison

Midnight Y498 vs M377

Two gorgeous paint colors, but which one is right for you? Our comparison has got you covered.

Tikkurila Midnight Y498 vs Tikkurila  M377Open Midnight Y498
LRV: 5.7%
Dark color
Temperature: cold
LRV: 8.33%
Dark color
Temperature: cold

Midnight Y498 vs Lair X502

Wondering how these two paint colors differ? Let us help you choose the perfect paint color for your home with our comparison.

Tikkurila Midnight Y498 vs Tikkurila Lair X502Open Midnight Y498
LRV: 5.7%
Dark color
Temperature: cold
LRV: 7.76%
Dark color
Temperature: warm