RAL Effect RAL 290-6

Let’s dive into a full RAL 290-6 paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful RAL 290-6. Find out if this gorgeous warm yellow paint color would look great on your living room walls or trims, kitchen cabinet, bedroom accent wall, bathroom or house exterior.

Color code:RAL 290-6
Color name:
Brand:RAL Effect

What are RAL Effect RAL 290-6 undertones?

Red is RAL Effect RAL 290-6 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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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:

252, 171, 4

Is RAL Effect RAL 290-6 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 40° this Yellow refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

RAL 290-6 HSL code: 40, 98%, 50%

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 Yellow 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 290-6 vs RAL 270-4

Are you torn between these two hues? Let's dive in and see which is the best fit for your home.

RAL Effect  RAL 290-6 vs RAL Effect  RAL 270-4Open  RAL 290-6
LRV: 43.58%
Light Medium color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 42.5%
Light Medium color
Temperature: warm

RAL 290-6 vs Signal yellow RAL 1003

Trying to find ideal shade for your next project? Let's help you make the best decision for your design goals.

RAL Effect  RAL 290-6 vs RAL Classic  Signal yellow RAL 1003Open  RAL 290-6
LRV: 43.58%
Light Medium color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 49.05%
Light Medium color
Temperature: warm