RAL 190-4

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RAL Effect RAL 190-4 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full RAL 190-4 paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful RAL 190-4. Find out if this gorgeous cold blue paint color would look great on your living room walls or trims, kitchen cabinet, bedroom accent wall, bathroom or house exterior.

Color code:RAL 190-4
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Brand:RAL Effect

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LRV of RAL 190-4

RAL 190-4 has an LRV of 63.64% and refers to Light colors that reflect most of the incident 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 63.64% 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 190-4 undertones?

Blue is RAL Effect RAL 190-4 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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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:

189, 218, 215

Is RAL Effect RAL 190-4 cool or warm?

warm colors
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cool colors

With a hue of 174° this Blue refers cool paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

RAL 190-4 HSL code: 174, 28%, 80%

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 Blue shades make a room feel sleek, fresh and modern
  • Cooler hues have a calm and relaxation effect
  • Cool Blue 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 190-4 vs RAL 740-2

Unsure what shade is the better choice for your design? We've highlighted the differences of these two colors to help you determine which one will best suit your space.

RAL Effect  RAL 190-4 vs RAL Effect  RAL 740-2RAL Effect  RAL 190-4
LRV: 63.64%
Light color
Temperature: cold
LRV: 59.02%
Light color
Temperature: cold

RAL 190-4 vs Polar Soft Blue RAL 230 85 05

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 Effect  RAL 190-4 vs RAL Design Polar Soft Blue RAL 230 85 05RAL Effect  RAL 190-4
LRV: 63.64%
Light color
Temperature: cold
LRV: 67.24%
Light color
Temperature: cold

Color codes

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HEX#BDDAD7copy color code
RGB Decimal189, 218, 215copy color code
RGB Percent74.12%, 85.49%, 84.31%copy color code
HSVHue: 174° Saturation: 13.3% Value: 85.49%copy color code
HSLhsl(174, 28, 80)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 13.3 Magenta: 0.0 Yellow: 1.38 Key: 14.51copy color code
YIQY: 208.987 I: -16.317 Q: -7.068copy color code
XYZX: 58.319 Y: 65.867 Z: 73.912copy color code
CIE LabL:84.928 a:-10.16 b:-1.757copy color code
CIE LuvL:84.928 u:-15.319 v:-0.938copy color code
Decimal12442327copy color code
Hunter lab81.158, -13.759, 2.814copy color code
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