RAL 240-4

RAL Effect

RAL Effect RAL 240-4 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full RAL 240-4 paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful RAL 240-4. 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 240-4
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Brand:RAL Effect

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LRV of RAL 240-4

RAL 240-4 has an LRV of 18.67% 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 18.67% 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 240-4 undertones?

Yellow is RAL Effect RAL 240-4 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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate

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HEX value

HEX value:

#7E7E42

RGB code:

126, 126, 66

Is RAL Effect RAL 240-4 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 60° this Green refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

RAL 240-4 HSL code: 60, 31%, 38%

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.

Color comparison

RAL 240-4 vs Pearl gold RAL 1036

Can't decide between these gorgeous hues? We've got you covered with a comparison.

RAL Effect  RAL 240-4 vs RAL Classic  Pearl gold RAL 1036RAL Effect  RAL 240-4
LRV: 18.67%
Medium Dark color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 28.3%
Medium color
Temperature: warm

RAL 240-4 vs Reed green RAL 6013

Looking for the perfect paint color for your space? Let's see the differences between these two paint colors to help you make an informed decision.

RAL Effect  RAL 240-4 vs RAL Classic  Reed green RAL 6013RAL Effect  RAL 240-4
LRV: 18.67%
Medium Dark color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 20.19%
Medium color
Temperature: warm

Color codes

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HEX#7E7E42copy color code
RGB Decimal126, 126, 66copy color code
RGB Percent49.41%, 49.41%, 25.88%copy color code
HSVHue: 60° Saturation: 47.62% Value: 49.41%copy color code
HSLhsl(60, 31, 38)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 0.0 Magenta: 0.0 Yellow: 47.62 Key: 50.59copy color code
YIQY: 119.16 I: 19.281 Q: -18.672copy color code
XYZX: 17.049 Y: 19.751 Z: 8.067copy color code
CIE LabL:51.555 a:-9.202 b:32.473copy color code
CIE LuvL:51.555 u:2.82 v:39.096copy color code
Decimal8289858copy color code
Hunter lab44.442, -9.299, 20.347copy color code
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