RAL 6022

RAL Classic Olive drab

RAL Classic Olive drab RAL 6022 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Olive drab paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful RAL 6022. 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 6022
Color name: Olive drab
Brand:RAL Classic

Olive drab 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 Olive drab

Olive drab RAL 6022 has an LRV of 6.32% 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 6.32% 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 Olive drab undertones?

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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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

58, 51, 39

Is RAL Classic Olive drab RAL 6022 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

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

RAL 6022 Olive drab HSL code: 38, 20%, 19%

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.

Coordinating colors.
Colors that go with RAL Classic Olive drab:

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

Olive drab RAL 6022 vs Brown green RAL 6008

Our comparison will assist you in determining which shade will complement your space.

RAL Classic  Olive drab RAL 6022 vs RAL Classic  Brown green RAL 6008RAL Classic  Olive drab RAL 6022
LRV: 6.32%
Dark color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 6.05%
Dark color
Temperature: warm

Olive drab RAL 6022 vs Grey olive RAL 6006

Can't decide between these stunning hues? We'll help you compare these two color to find the perfect shade for your home.

RAL Classic  Olive drab RAL 6022 vs RAL Classic  Grey olive RAL 6006RAL Classic  Olive drab RAL 6022
LRV: 6.32%
Dark color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 7.51%
Dark color
Temperature: warm

Color codes

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HEX#3A3327copy color code
RGB Decimal58, 51, 39copy color code
RGB Percent22.75%, 20.00%, 15.29%copy color code
HSVHue: 38° Saturation: 32.76% Value: 22.75%copy color code
HSLhsl(38, 20, 19)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 0.0 Magenta: 12.07 Yellow: 32.76 Key: 77.25copy color code
YIQY: 51.725 I: 8.027 Q: -2.254copy color code
XYZX: 3.295 Y: 3.414 Z: 2.404copy color code
CIE LabL:21.63 a:0.833 b:8.77copy color code
CIE LuvL:21.63 u:4.421 v:8.297copy color code
Decimal3814183copy color code
Hunter lab18.476, -0.501, 5.218copy color code
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