RAL 120-4

RAL Effect

RAL Effect RAL 120-4 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full RAL 120-4 paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful RAL 120-4. 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 120-4
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Brand:RAL Effect

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LRV of RAL 120-4

RAL 120-4 has an LRV of 75.88% and refers to Off-White colors that reflect a lot of 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 75.88% 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 Effect RAL 120-4 undertones?

Red is RAL Effect RAL 120-4 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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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:

233, 225, 212

Is RAL Effect RAL 120-4 cool or warm?

warm colors
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cool colors

With a hue of 37° this Grey refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

RAL 120-4 HSL code: 37, 32%, 87%

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 Yellow 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

RAL 120-4 vs RAL 840-1

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

RAL Effect  RAL 120-4 vs RAL Effect  RAL 840-1RAL Effect  RAL 120-4
LRV: 75.88%
Off-White color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 76.67%
Off-White color
Temperature: warm

RAL 120-4 vs RAL 160-5

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

RAL Effect  RAL 120-4 vs RAL Effect  RAL 160-5RAL Effect  RAL 120-4
LRV: 75.88%
Off-White color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 79.71%
Off-White color
Temperature: warm

Color codes

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HEX#E9E1D4copy color code
RGB Decimal233, 225, 212copy color code
RGB Percent91.37%, 88.24%, 83.14%copy color code
HSVHue: 37° Saturation: 9.01% Value: 91.37%copy color code
HSLhsl(37, 32, 87)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 0.0 Magenta: 3.43 Yellow: 9.01 Key: 8.63copy color code
YIQY: 225.91 I: 8.945 Q: -2.353copy color code
XYZX: 72.411 Y: 75.928 Z: 73.111copy color code
CIE LabL:89.826 a:0.512 b:7.325copy color code
CIE LuvL:89.826 u:5.388 v:10.873copy color code
Decimal15327700copy color code
Hunter lab87.137, -4.156, 11.25copy color code