RAL Effect RAL 430-2 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full RAL 430-2 paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful RAL 430-2. 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 430-2
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Brand:RAL Effect

RAL Effect RAL 430-2 reviews

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What are RAL Effect RAL 430-2 undertones?

Red is RAL Effect RAL 430-2 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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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:

236, 153, 139

Is RAL Effect RAL 430-2 cool or warm?

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With a hue of 9° this Red refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

RAL 430-2 HSL code: 9, 72%, 74%

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 430-2 vs RAL 470-2

What is the difference between these two paint colors. Let’s compare to see which might be right for you.

RAL Effect  RAL 430-2 vs RAL Effect  RAL 470-2Open  RAL 430-2
LRV: 43.61%
Light Medium color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 39.41%
Medium color
Temperature: warm

LRV of RAL 430-2

RAL 430-2 has an LRV of 43.61% and refers to Light Medium colors that reflect half 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 43.61% 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.

Color codes

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HEX#EC998Bcopy color code
RGB Decimal236, 153, 139copy color code
RGB Percent92.55%, 60.00%, 54.51%copy color code
HSVHue: 9° Saturation: 41.1% Value: 92.55%copy color code
HSLhsl(9, 72, 74)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 0.0 Magenta: 35.17 Yellow: 41.1 Key: 7.45copy color code
YIQY: 176.221 I: 53.959 Q: 13.201copy color code
XYZX: 50.645 Y: 42.483 Z: 29.952copy color code
CIE LabL:71.203 a:29.482 b:20.278copy color code
CIE LuvL:71.203 u:57.974 v:21.543copy color code
Decimal15505803copy color code
Hunter lab65.179, 24.634, 18.38copy color code
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