RAL 7013

RAL Classic Brown grey

RAL Classic Brown grey RAL 7013 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Brown grey paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful RAL 7013. Find out if this gorgeous warm grey paint color would look great on your living room walls or trims, kitchen cabinet, bedroom accent wall, bathroom or house exterior.

Color code:RAL 7013
Color name: Brown grey
Brand:RAL Classic

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LRV of Brown grey

Brown grey RAL 7013 has an LRV of 10.6% and refers to Medium Dark which means that this color almost reflects very little 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 10.60% 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 RAL Classic Brown grey undertones?

Red is RAL Classic Brown grey 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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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:

87, 80, 68

Is RAL Classic Brown grey RAL 7013 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 38° this Grey refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

RAL 7013 Brown grey HSL code: 38, 12%, 30%

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 Grey will make even large rooms feel cozy and intimate
  • Warm Grey 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 RAL Classic Brown grey:

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.

RAL Classic RAL 7013 Brown grey

Color comparison

Brown grey RAL 7013 vs Umbra grey RAL 7022

What is the difference between these two paint colors. Let’s compare to see which might be right for you.

RAL Classic  Brown grey RAL 7013 vs RAL Classic  Umbra grey RAL 7022RAL Classic  Brown grey RAL 7013
LRV: 10.6%
Medium Dark color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 10.6%
Dark color
Temperature: warm

Brown grey RAL 7013 vs RAL 850-6

Are you struggling to choose between these two hues for your next project? Our comparison will help you choose the ideal color for your space.

RAL Classic  Brown grey RAL 7013 vs RAL Effect  RAL 850-6RAL Classic  Brown grey RAL 7013
LRV: 10.6%
Medium Dark color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 10.6%
Dark color
Temperature: warm

Color codes

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HEX#575044copy color code
RGB Decimal87, 80, 68copy color code
RGB Percent34.12%, 31.37%, 26.67%copy color code
HSVHue: 38° Saturation: 21.84% Value: 34.12%copy color code
HSLhsl(38, 12, 30)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 0.0 Magenta: 8.05 Yellow: 21.84 Key: 65.88copy color code
YIQY: 80.725 I: 8.027 Q: -2.254copy color code
XYZX: 7.842 Y: 8.181 Z: 6.633copy color code
CIE LabL:34.357 a:0.617 b:8.127copy color code
CIE LuvL:34.357 u:4.759 v:9.394copy color code
Decimal5722180copy color code
Hunter lab28.603, -1.112, 6.272copy color code
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