RAL Effect RAL 490-5

Color code:RAL 490-5
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Brand:RAL Effect

RAL Effect RAL 490-5 is a grayish red. RAL 490-5 is good option for kids room. RAL 490-5 has barely any of the yellow pigment found in most pinks, making it feel bluer. It is possible to pair with a green-based white for a timeless finish.

The nearest colors to RAL 490-5 are Farrow and Ball Rangwali and RAL Effect RAL 490-6, which are also muted pink colors.

What are RAL Effect RAL 490-5 undertones?

Red is RAL Effect RAL 490-5 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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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:

190, 127, 140

Is RAL Effect RAL 490-5 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 348° this Pink refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

RAL 490-5 HSL code: 348, 33%, 62%

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 490-5 vs RAL 490-M

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 490-5 vs RAL Effect  RAL 490-MOpen  RAL 490-5
LRV: 29.49%
Medium color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 25.93%
Medium color
Temperature: warm

RAL 490-5 vs Antique pink RAL 3014

Struggling to choose the best color for your? We'll break down the differences so you can pick the perfect shade for your walls.

RAL Effect  RAL 490-5 vs RAL Classic Antique pink RAL 3014Open  RAL 490-5
LRV: 29.49%
Medium color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 27.79%
Medium color
Temperature: warm