RAL 4002

RAL Classic Red violet

RAL Classic Red violet RAL 4002 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Red violet paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful RAL 4002. Find out if this gorgeous warm purple paint color would look great on your living room walls or trims, kitchen cabinet, bedroom accent wall, bathroom or house exterior.

Color code:RAL 4002
Color name: Red violet
Brand:RAL Classic

Red violet for bedroom

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We’ve hand-picked a beautiful collection of photos of this amazing Beige shade used in real bedrooms. Take a look and imagine how this wonderful warm Dark paint color could transform your own bedroom space.

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LRV of Red violet

Red violet RAL 4002 has an LRV of 12.31% 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 12.31% 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 Classic Red violet undertones?

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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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

#8D3C4B

RGB code:

141, 60, 75

Is RAL Classic Red violet RAL 4002 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 349° this Purple refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

RAL 4002 Red violet HSL code: 349, 40%, 39%

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

Color comparison

Red violet RAL 4002 vs RAL 330-3

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

RAL Classic  Red violet RAL 4002 vs RAL Effect  RAL 330-3RAL Classic  Red violet RAL 4002
LRV: 12.31%
Medium Dark color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 10.2%
Medium Dark color
Temperature: warm

Red violet RAL 4002 vs RAL 530-2

Can't decide between these stunning hues? We'll help you compare these two color to find the perfect shade for your home.

RAL Classic  Red violet RAL 4002 vs RAL Effect  RAL 530-2RAL Classic  Red violet RAL 4002
LRV: 12.31%
Medium Dark color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 10.11%
Medium Dark color
Temperature: warm

Color codes

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HEX#8D3C4Bcopy color code
RGB Decimal141, 60, 75copy color code
RGB Percent55.29%, 23.53%, 29.41%copy color code
HSVHue: 349° Saturation: 57.45% Value: 55.29%copy color code
HSLhsl(349, 40, 39)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 0.0 Magenta: 57.45 Yellow: 46.81 Key: 44.71copy color code
YIQY: 85.929 I: 43.448 Q: 21.802copy color code
XYZX: 13.871 Y: 9.404 Z: 7.739copy color code
CIE LabL:36.751 a:35.872 b:8.102copy color code
CIE LuvL:36.751 u:54.279 v:3.224copy color code
Decimal9256011copy color code
Hunter lab30.666, 27.076, 6.503copy color code
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