RAL Effect RAL 390-5

Let’s dive into a full RAL 390-5 paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful RAL 390-5. Find out if this gorgeous warm red paint color would look great on your living room walls or trims, kitchen cabinet, bedroom accent wall, bathroom or house exterior.

Color code:RAL 390-5
Color name:
Brand:RAL Effect

What are RAL Effect RAL 390-5 undertones?

Red is RAL Effect RAL 390-5 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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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:

216, 72, 15

Is RAL Effect RAL 390-5 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 17° this Red refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

RAL 390-5 HSL code: 17, 87%, 45%

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 Red will make even large rooms feel cozy and intimate
  • Warm Red 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 390-5 vs Pure orange RAL 2004

Trying to decide between these two shades? Our comparison highlights the similarities and differences between these two paint colors.

RAL Effect  RAL 390-5 vs RAL Classic  Pure orange RAL 2004Open  RAL 390-5
LRV: 15.31%
Medium Dark color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 24.61%
Medium color
Temperature: warm

RAL 390-5 vs RAL 390-3

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 390-5 vs RAL Effect  RAL 390-3Open  RAL 390-5
LRV: 15.31%
Medium Dark color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 18.15%
Medium Dark color
Temperature: warm