RAL 6006

RAL Classic Grey olive

RAL Classic Grey olive RAL 6006 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Grey olive paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful RAL 6006. Find out if this gorgeous warm green paint color would look great on your living room walls or trims, kitchen cabinet, bedroom accent wall, bathroom or house exterior.

Color code:RAL 6006
Color name: Grey olive
Brand:RAL Classic

Grey olive 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 Dark paint color could transform your own bedroom space.

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LRV of Grey olive

Grey olive RAL 6006 has an LRV of 7.51% and refers to Dark colors which means that this color almost does not reflect 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 7.51% 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 Grey olive undertones?

Yellow is RAL Classic Grey olive 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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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

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RGB code:

60, 57, 46

Is RAL Classic Grey olive RAL 6006 cool or warm?

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With a hue of 47° this Green refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

RAL 6006 Grey olive HSL code: 47, 13%, 21%

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 Green will make even large rooms feel cozy and intimate
  • Warm Green 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.

Color comparison

Grey olive RAL 6006 vs Chocolate brown RAL 8017

Discover the key differences and which shade could be the perfect fit for you.

RAL Classic  Grey olive RAL 6006 vs RAL Classic  Chocolate brown RAL 8017RAL Classic  Grey olive RAL 6006
LRV: 7.51%
Dark color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 6.64%
Dark color
Temperature: warm

Grey olive RAL 6006 vs Grey brown RAL 8019

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  Grey olive RAL 6006 vs RAL Classic  Grey brown RAL 8019RAL Classic  Grey olive RAL 6006
LRV: 7.51%
Dark color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 6.88%
Dark color
Temperature: warm

Color codes

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HEX#3C392Ecopy color code
RGB Decimal60, 57, 46copy color code
RGB Percent23.53%, 22.35%, 18.04%copy color code
HSVHue: 47° Saturation: 23.33% Value: 23.53%copy color code
HSLhsl(47, 13, 21)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 0.0 Magenta: 5.0 Yellow: 23.33 Key: 76.47copy color code
YIQY: 56.643 I: 5.322 Q: -2.789copy color code
XYZX: 3.82 Y: 4.084 Z: 3.171copy color code
CIE LabL:23.948 a:-0.925 b:7.342copy color code
CIE LuvL:23.948 u:2.173 v:7.603copy color code
Decimal3946798copy color code
Hunter lab20.21, -1.629, 4.843copy color code
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