RAL Effect RAL 730-2 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full RAL 730-2 paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful RAL 730-2. 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 730-2
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Brand:RAL Effect

RAL Effect RAL 730-2 reviews

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LRV of RAL 730-2

RAL 730-2 has an LRV of 53.52% 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 53.52% 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 730-2 undertones?

Blue is RAL Effect RAL 730-2 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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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:

#98D3D3

RGB code:

152, 211, 211

Is RAL Effect RAL 730-2 cool or warm?

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cool colors

With a hue of 180° this Blue refers cool paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

RAL 730-2 HSL code: 180, 40%, 71%

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 730-2 vs RAL 670-3

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 730-2 vs RAL Effect  RAL 670-3Open  RAL 730-2
LRV: 53.52%
Light Medium color
Temperature: cold
LRV: 47.27%
Light Medium color
Temperature: cold

RAL 730-2 vs RAL 660-6

Wondering how these two paint colors differ? Let us help you choose the perfect paint color for your home with our comparison.

RAL Effect  RAL 730-2 vs RAL Effect  RAL 660-6Open  RAL 730-2
LRV: 53.52%
Light Medium color
Temperature: cold
LRV: 47.36%
Light Medium color
Temperature: cold

Color codes

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HEX#98D3D3copy color code
RGB Decimal152, 211, 211copy color code
RGB Percent59.61%, 82.75%, 82.75%copy color code
HSVHue: 180° Saturation: 27.96% Value: 82.75%copy color code
HSLhsl(180, 40, 71)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 27.96 Magenta: 0.0 Yellow: 0.0 Key: 17.25copy color code
YIQY: 193.359 I: -35.158 Q: -12.481copy color code
XYZX: 47.996 Y: 57.965 Z: 70.27copy color code
CIE LabL:80.719 a:-18.731 b:-6.078copy color code
CIE LuvL:80.719 u:-29.048 v:-6.26copy color code
Decimal10015699copy color code
Hunter lab76.135, -20.706, -1.429copy color code
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