RAL 3028

RAL Classic Pure red

RAL Classic Pure red RAL 3028 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Pure red paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful RAL 3028. Find out if this gorgeous warm red paint color would look great on your living room walls or trims, kitchen cabinet, bedroom accent wall, bathroom or house exterior.

Color code:RAL 3028
Color name: Pure red
Brand:RAL Classic

Pure red 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 Pure red

Pure red RAL 3028 has an LRV of 17.29% 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 17.29% 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 Pure red undertones?

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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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

204, 44, 36

Is RAL Classic Pure red RAL 3028 cool or warm?

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With a hue of 3° this Red refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

RAL 3028 Pure red HSL code: 3, 70%, 47%

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 Red will make even large rooms feel cozy and intimate
  • Warm Red 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

Pure red RAL 3028 vs RAL 450-5

Choosing the best shade for your space? We've compared the two colors to help you make an informed decision for your project.

RAL Classic  Pure red RAL 3028 vs RAL Effect  RAL 450-5RAL Classic  Pure red RAL 3028
LRV: 17.29%
Medium Dark color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 17.29%
Dark color
Temperature: warm

Pure red RAL 3028 vs Traffic red RAL 3020

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

RAL Classic  Pure red RAL 3028 vs RAL Classic  Traffic red RAL 3020RAL Classic  Pure red RAL 3028
LRV: 17.29%
Medium Dark color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 17.29%
Medium Dark color
Temperature: warm

Color codes

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HEX#CC2C24copy color code
RGB Decimal204, 44, 36copy color code
RGB Percent80.00%, 17.25%, 14.12%copy color code
HSVHue: 3° Saturation: 82.35% Value: 80.0%copy color code
HSLhsl(3, 70, 47)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 0.0 Magenta: 78.43 Yellow: 82.35 Key: 20.0copy color code
YIQY: 90.928 I: 97.915 Q: 31.356copy color code
XYZX: 26.124 Y: 14.77 Z: 3.144copy color code
CIE LabL:45.318 a:60.789 b:44.362copy color code
CIE LuvL:45.318 u:122.885 v:28.684copy color code
Decimal13380644copy color code
Hunter lab38.432, 54.078, 22.052copy color code
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