You asked: What is a 40 watt bulb in lumens?

How many lumens is a 40 watt bulb?

Lumens equals brightness!

How Many Lumens Do You Need? More Lumens = More Light
100 W 1600 up to 72 W
75 W 1100 up to 53 W
60 W 800 up to 43 W
40 W 450 up to 29 W

WHAT LED bulb equals 40 watts?

Compare wattage

Traditional bulb1 Halogen2 LED
40 watts 25 watts 5 watts
60 watts 40 watts 7 watts
75 watts 45 watts 9 watts
100 watts 60 watts 12 watts

How many lumens is a 25 watt LED bulb?

Energy Star Bulbs

Watts (energy usage) Lumens (light output)
25 200
35 325
40 450
60 800

How many lumens is a 60 watt bulb?

How Much Light Do I Need?

Old Incandescent Bulbs (Watts) ENERGY STAR Bulb Brightness (Minimum Lumens)
40 450
60 800
75 1,100
100 1,600

Are LED lumens brighter?

The Definition of Lumen

In other words, lumens measure the amount of light your LED light puts out. The higher the lumens, the brighter the light will be.

Can I replace a 40W bulb with a 60W LED?

customers ask is: “Can I use an LED that has a higher wattage equivalent than my fixture allows?” The simple answer is yes, as long as the LED bulb uses less wattage than your fixture.

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What can I replace a 40 watt bulb with?

Guide to Buying Equivalent Wattage LED Lights

  • A. 40-watt incandescent and 9-13 watt CFL bulbs give 450 lumens and can be replaced with 4-5 watt LEDs.
  • B. 60-watt incandescent and 13-18 watt CFL bulbs give 750 to 900 lumens and can be replaced with 6-8 watt LEDs.
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Can I put a 40 watt bulb in a 25 watt socket?

3 Answers. Yes, that’s fine. The ‘maximum wattage’ rating listed on a light fixture is actual watts, not incandescent-equivalent-watts.

What is 60 watts in LED?

LED equivalents to traditional incandescent light bulbs

Incandescent Light Bulb Wattage LED Equivalent Wattage
100 Watt 10 Watt
75 Watt 7.5 Watt
60 Watt 6 Watt
50 Watt 5 Watt