RAL 490-6

RAL Effect

RAL Effect RAL 490-6 paint color review

Color code:RAL 490-6
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Brand:RAL Effect

RAL Effect RAL 490-6 is a dusty pink paint color. RAL 490-6 can be used as an accent color to create contrast or as a backdrop to highlight other elements in the space. RAL 490-6 has barely any of the yellow pigment found in most pinks, making it feel bluer.

The nearest colors to RAL 490-6 are RAL Classic Light pink and RAL Effect RAL 470-1, which are also muted pink colors.

RAL 490-6 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 490-6

RAL 490-6 has an LRV of 42.78% 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 42.78% 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 490-6 undertones?

Red is RAL Effect RAL 490-6 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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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:

210, 158, 168

Is RAL Effect RAL 490-6 cool or warm?

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

RAL 490-6 HSL code: 348, 37%, 72%

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 490-6 vs Light pink RAL 3015

Can't decide between these two shades for your project? We break down the differences to assist you in making the right choice.

RAL Effect  RAL 490-6 vs RAL Classic  Light pink RAL 3015RAL Effect  RAL 490-6
LRV: 42.78%
Light Medium color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 44.15%
Light Medium color
Temperature: warm

RAL 490-6 vs RAL 480-5

Looking for the perfect paint color for your space? Let's see the differences between these two paint colors to help you make an informed decision.

RAL Effect  RAL 490-6 vs RAL Effect  RAL 480-5RAL Effect  RAL 490-6
LRV: 42.78%
Light Medium color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 41.46%
Light Medium color
Temperature: warm

Color codes

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HEX#D29EA8copy color code
RGB Decimal210, 158, 168copy color code
RGB Percent82.35%, 61.96%, 65.88%copy color code
HSVHue: 348° Saturation: 24.76% Value: 82.35%copy color code
HSLhsl(348, 37, 72)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 0.0 Magenta: 24.76 Yellow: 20.0 Key: 17.65copy color code
YIQY: 174.688 I: 27.773 Q: 14.112copy color code
XYZX: 45.873 Y: 40.985 Z: 42.53copy color code
CIE LabL:70.165 a:20.8 b:2.363copy color code
CIE LuvL:70.165 u:31.879 v:-0.342copy color code
Decimal13803176copy color code
Hunter lab64.019, 15.87, 5.425copy color code
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