RAL Effect RAL 490-M paint color review

Color code:RAL 490-M
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Brand:RAL Effect

RAL 490-M by RAL Effect is a pale pink color. This color can be used as an accent color to create contrast or as a backdrop to highlight other elements in the space. RAL 490-M 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-M are RAL Effect RAL 550-M and RAL Effect RAL 340-2, which are also muted pink colors.

RAL 490-M 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.

RAL Effect RAL 490-M on kitchen cabinets

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Want a stylish kitchen? View real-life photo examples of this fascinating warm hue is paired with backsplashes, countertops, and hardware.

RAL Effect RAL 490-M reviews

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View the photos of real spaces painted with this that were not included in specific categories.Close-ups, painted furniture, storages and dressers, hallways, stairs and ceilings.

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What are RAL Effect RAL 490-M undertones?

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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate

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HEX value

HEX value:

#A77D88

RGB code:

167, 125, 136

Is RAL Effect RAL 490-M cool or warm?

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With a hue of 344° this Pink refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

RAL 490-M HSL code: 344, 19%, 57%

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-M vs RAL 780-5

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

RAL Effect  RAL 490-M vs RAL Effect  RAL 780-5Open  RAL 490-M
LRV: 25.93%
Medium color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 28.88%
Medium color
Temperature: warm

RAL 490-M vs Grey beige RAL 1019

Two gorgeous paint colors, but which one is right for you? Our comparison has got you covered.

RAL Effect  RAL 490-M vs RAL Classic  Grey beige RAL 1019Open  RAL 490-M
LRV: 25.93%
Medium color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 30.53%
Medium color
Temperature: warm

LRV of RAL 490-M

RAL 490-M has an LRV of 25.93% and refers to Medium colors that reflect a lot of 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 25.93% 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#A77D88copy color code
RGB Decimal167, 125, 136copy color code
RGB Percent65.49%, 49.02%, 53.33%copy color code
HSVHue: 344° Saturation: 25.15% Value: 65.49%copy color code
HSLhsl(344, 19, 57)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 0.0 Magenta: 25.15 Yellow: 18.56 Key: 34.51copy color code
YIQY: 138.812 I: 21.493 Q: 12.308copy color code
XYZX: 27.714 Y: 24.661 Z: 26.586copy color code
CIE LabL:56.744 a:18.003 b:0.415copy color code
CIE LuvL:56.744 u:25.352 v:-2.515copy color code
Decimal10976648copy color code
Hunter lab49.66, 12.709, 3.021copy color code
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