RAL Effect RAL 170-M

Let’s dive into a full RAL 170-M paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful RAL 170-M. Find out if this gorgeous cold purple paint color would look great on your living room walls or trims, kitchen cabinet, bedroom accent wall, bathroom or house exterior.

Color code:RAL 170-M
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Brand:RAL Effect

RAL Effect RAL 170-M reviews

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View the photos of real spaces painted with this that were not included in specific categories.Close-ups, painted furniture, storages and dressers, hallways, stairs and ceilings.

What are RAL Effect RAL 170-M undertones?

Blue is RAL Effect RAL 170-M 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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate

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HEX value

HEX value:

#A7A8B9

RGB code:

167, 168, 185

Is RAL Effect RAL 170-M cool or warm?

warm colors
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cool colors

With a hue of 237° this Purple refers cool paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

RAL 170-M HSL code: 237, 11%, 69%

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.

  • Cool Purple shades make a room feel sleek, fresh and modern
  • Cooler hues have a calm and relaxation effect
  • Cool Purple undertones make small spaces feel more open and expansive
  • Cool paint hue are ideal for bedroom or bathroom. Be careful with deep blues and greens in bathroom, which will reflect on your skin.

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 170-M vs RAL 180-M

Unsure what shade you should go with? We'll compare the two to help you find the perfect shade for your room.

RAL Effect  RAL 170-M vs RAL Effect  RAL 180-MOpen  RAL 170-M
LRV: 40.12%
Light Medium color
Temperature: cold
LRV: 35.49%
Medium color
Temperature: cold

RAL 170-M vs Agate Grey RAL 7038

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

RAL Effect  RAL 170-M vs RAL Classic Agate Grey RAL 7038Open  RAL 170-M
LRV: 40.12%
Light Medium color
Temperature: cold
LRV: 45.08%
Light Medium color
Temperature: cold