RAL Effect RAL 830-3

Let’s dive into a full RAL 830-3 paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful RAL 830-3. Find out if this gorgeous cold grey paint color would look great on your living room walls or trims, kitchen cabinet, bedroom accent wall, bathroom or house exterior.

Color code:RAL 830-3
Color name:
Brand:RAL Effect

What are RAL Effect RAL 830-3 undertones?

Green and Blue are RAL Effect RAL 830-3 undertones 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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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:

#8D9291

RGB code:

141, 146, 145

Is RAL Effect RAL 830-3 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 168° this Grey refers cool paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

RAL 830-3 HSL code: 168, 2%, 56%

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 Grey shades make a room feel sleek, fresh and modern
  • Cooler hues have a calm and relaxation effect
  • Cool Grey 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 830-3 vs RAL 870-2

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RAL Effect  RAL 830-3 vs RAL Effect  RAL 870-2Open  RAL 830-3
LRV: 28.24%
Medium color
Temperature: cold
LRV: 29.7%
Medium color
Temperature: warm

RAL 830-3 vs RAL 120-M

What is the difference between these two paint colors. Let’s compare to see which might be right for you.

RAL Effect  RAL 830-3 vs RAL Effect  RAL 120-MOpen  RAL 830-3
LRV: 28.24%
Medium color
Temperature: cold
LRV: 26.79%
Medium color
Temperature: warm