RAL 490-3

RAL Effect

RAL Effect RAL 490-3 paint color review

Color code:RAL 490-3
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Brand:RAL Effect

RAL 490-3 is a muted pink color. It can be used on walls, furniture, and accessories to create a sleek and modern feel. The warm gray undertones give this muted pink color a cozy, pensive vibe.

The nearest colors to RAL 490-3 are RAL Effect RAL 430-2 and RAL Effect RAL 420-1, which are also muted pink colors.

RAL 490-3 for bedroom

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We’ve hand-picked a beautiful collection of photos of this amazing Beige shade used in real bedrooms. Take a look and imagine how this wonderful warm Mid-tone paint color could transform your own bedroom space.

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LRV of RAL 490-3

RAL 490-3 has an LRV of 43.71% 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 43.71% 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 490-3 undertones?

Red is RAL Effect RAL 490-3 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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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:

232, 154, 146

Is RAL Effect RAL 490-3 cool or warm?

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With a hue of 6° this Pink refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

RAL 490-3 HSL code: 6, 65%, 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 Pink will make even large rooms feel cozy and intimate
  • Warm Pink 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 490-3 vs RAL 460-2

Our comparison will assist you in determining which shade will complement your space.

RAL Effect  RAL 490-3 vs RAL Effect  RAL 460-2RAL Effect  RAL 490-3
LRV: 43.71%
Light Medium color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 34.36%
Medium color
Temperature: warm

RAL 490-3 vs Light pink RAL 3015

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

RAL Effect  RAL 490-3 vs RAL Classic  Light pink RAL 3015RAL Effect  RAL 490-3
LRV: 43.71%
Light Medium color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 44.15%
Light Medium color
Temperature: warm

Color codes

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HEX#E89A92copy color code
RGB Decimal232, 154, 146copy color code
RGB Percent90.98%, 60.39%, 57.25%copy color code
HSVHue: 6° Saturation: 37.07% Value: 90.98%copy color code
HSLhsl(6, 65, 74)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 0.0 Magenta: 33.62 Yellow: 37.07 Key: 9.02copy color code
YIQY: 176.41 I: 49.051 Q: 14.01copy color code
XYZX: 50.024 Y: 42.346 Z: 32.725copy color code
CIE LabL:71.109 a:28.223 b:16.219copy color code
CIE LuvL:71.109 u:53.232 v:16.785copy color code
Decimal15243922copy color code
Hunter lab65.074, 23.339, 15.735copy color code
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