RAL Effect RAL 830-6 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full RAL 830-6 paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful RAL 830-6. 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 830-6
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Brand:RAL Effect

RAL Effect RAL 830-6 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 830-6 undertones?

Blue is RAL Effect RAL 830-6 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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate

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HEX value

HEX value:

#575E60

RGB code:

87, 94, 96

Is RAL Effect RAL 830-6 cool or warm?

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cool colors

With a hue of 193° this Grey refers cool paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

RAL 830-6 HSL code: 193, 5%, 36%

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 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 830-6 vs Basalt grey RAL 7012

Unsure what shade is the better choice for your design? We've highlighted the differences of these two colors to help you determine which one will best suit your space.

RAL Effect  RAL 830-6 vs RAL Classic  Basalt grey RAL 7012Open  RAL 830-6
LRV: 10.92%
Medium Dark color
Temperature: cold
LRV: 14.11%
Medium Dark color
Temperature: cold

RAL 830-6 vs RAL 860-6

Are you struggling to choose between these two hues for your next project? Our comparison will help you choose the ideal color for your space.

RAL Effect  RAL 830-6 vs RAL Effect  RAL 860-6Open  RAL 830-6
LRV: 10.92%
Medium Dark color
Temperature: cold
LRV: 11.32%
Medium Dark color
Temperature: cold

LRV of RAL 830-6

RAL 830-6 has an LRV of 10.92% and refers to Medium Dark which means that this color almost reflects very little 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 10.92% 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

We have collected almost every possible color code you could ever need. To copy the code, just click the icon to the right of it.

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HEX#575E60copy color code
RGB Decimal87, 94, 96copy color code
RGB Percent34.12%, 36.86%, 37.65%copy color code
HSVHue: 193° Saturation: 9.37% Value: 37.65%copy color code
HSLhsl(193, 5, 36)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 9.37 Magenta: 2.08 Yellow: 0.0 Key: 62.35copy color code
YIQY: 92.135 I: -4.814 Q: -0.858copy color code
XYZX: 10.044 Y: 10.876 Z: 12.633copy color code
CIE LabL:39.371 a:-2.28 b:-2.08copy color code
CIE LuvL:39.371 u:-3.844 v:-2.362copy color code
Decimal5725792copy color code
Hunter lab32.979, -3.35, 0.373copy color code