RAL Effect RAL 690-6

Let’s dive into a full RAL 690-6 paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful RAL 690-6. Find out if this gorgeous cold blue paint color would look great on your living room walls or trims, kitchen cabinet, bedroom accent wall, bathroom or house exterior.

Color code:RAL 690-6
Color name:
Brand:RAL Effect

What are RAL Effect RAL 690-6 undertones?

Blue is RAL Effect RAL 690-6 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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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:

0, 81, 96

Is RAL Effect RAL 690-6 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 189° this Blue refers cool paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

RAL 690-6 HSL code: 189, 100%, 19%

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.

  • Cool Blue shades make a room feel sleek, fresh and modern
  • Cooler hues have a calm and relaxation effect
  • Cool Blue undertones make small spaces feel more open and expansive
  • Cool paint hue are ideal for bedroom or bathroom. Be careful with deep blues and greens in bathroom, which will reflect on your skin.

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 690-6 vs RAL 740-6

Let's highlight the differences and help you select the ideal hue for your space.

RAL Effect  RAL 690-6 vs RAL Effect  RAL 740-6Open  RAL 690-6
LRV: 5.08%
Dark color
Temperature: cold
LRV: 5.66%
Dark color
Temperature: cold

RAL 690-6 vs RAL 690-5

Discover the key differences and which shade could be the perfect fit for you.

RAL Effect  RAL 690-6 vs RAL Effect  RAL 690-5Open  RAL 690-6
LRV: 5.08%
Dark color
Temperature: cold
LRV: 5.19%
Dark color
Temperature: cold