RAL Classic RAL orange RAL 2017

Let’s dive into a full RAL orange paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful RAL 2017. Find out if this gorgeous warm red paint color would look great on your living room walls or trims, kitchen cabinet, bedroom accent wall, bathroom or house exterior.

Color code:RAL 2017
Color name: RAL orange
Brand:RAL Classic

RAL Classic RAL orange 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.

What are RAL Classic RAL orange undertones?

Red is RAL Classic RAL orange 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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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

HEX value:


RGB code:

252, 85, 0

Is RAL Classic RAL orange RAL 2017 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 20° this Red refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

RAL 2017 RAL orange HSL code: 20, 100%, 49%

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 Red will make even large rooms feel cozy and intimate
  • Warm Red 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.

Coordinating colors.
Colors that go with RAL Classic RAL orange:

Complementary color scheme

Complementary color scheme

This color scheme is a combination of two colors that are opposite each other on the color wheel. The high contrast between these colors creates a vibrant and dynamic visual effect.

Color comparison

RAL orange RAL 2017 vs Luminous orange RAL 2005

Can't decide between these two shades for your project? We break down the differences to assist you in making the right choice.

RAL Classic  RAL orange RAL 2017 vs RAL Classic  Luminous orange RAL 2005Open  RAL orange RAL 2017
LRV: 20.76%
Medium color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 33.91%
Medium color
Temperature: warm