RAL 5005

RAL Classic Signal blue

RAL Classic Signal blue RAL 5005 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Signal blue paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful RAL 5005. 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 5005
Color name: Signal blue
Brand:RAL Classic

Signal blue for bedroom

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  • RAL Classic undefined RAL 5005 bedroom
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  • RAL Classic undefined RAL 5005 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 cool Dark paint color could transform your own bedroom space.

Signal blue for exterior

  • Signal blue RAL 5005 exterior
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  • Signal blue RAL 5005 exterior
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  • Signal blue RAL 5005 exterior
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Looking for a fresh new look for your house exterior or starting from skretch? We’ve collected pictures of real-life homes that have been painted with this cool hue. Find inspiration for your house’s exterior, front doors, gates, shutters, frames or windows.

Signal blue reviews

  • Signal blue RAL 5005 door
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  • RAL Classic undefined RAL 5005 kitchen review
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  • RAL Classic undefined RAL 5005 living room
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  • RAL Classic undefined RAL 5005 wall
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  • RAL Classic undefined RAL 5005 kitchen interior
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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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LRV of Signal blue

Signal blue RAL 5005 has an LRV of 10.27% 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 10.27% 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 Signal blue undertones?

Blue is RAL Classic Signal blue 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:

#005387

RGB code:

0, 83, 135

Is RAL Classic Signal blue RAL 5005 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 203° this Blue refers cool paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

RAL 5005 Signal blue HSL code: 203, 100%, 26%

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.

Coordinating colors.
Colors that go with RAL Classic Signal blue:

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

Signal blue RAL 5005 vs RAL 650-4

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

RAL Classic  Signal blue RAL 5005 vs RAL Effect  RAL 650-4RAL Classic  Signal blue RAL 5005
LRV: 10.27%
Medium Dark color
Temperature: cold
LRV: 5.66%
Dark color
Temperature: cold

Signal blue RAL 5005 vs RAL 640-5

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

RAL Classic  Signal blue RAL 5005 vs RAL Effect  RAL 640-5RAL Classic  Signal blue RAL 5005
LRV: 10.27%
Medium Dark color
Temperature: cold
LRV: 5.86%
Dark color
Temperature: cold

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#005387copy color code
RGB Decimal0, 83, 135copy color code
RGB Percent0.00%, 32.55%, 52.94%copy color code
HSVHue: 203° Saturation: 100.0% Value: 52.94%copy color code
HSLhsl(203, 100, 26)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 100.0 Magenta: 38.52 Yellow: 0.0 Key: 47.06copy color code
YIQY: 64.111 I: -66.17 Q: -1.375copy color code
XYZX: 7.464 Y: 7.935 Z: 24.053copy color code
CIE LabL:33.846 a:-0.736 b:-34.96copy color code
CIE LuvL:33.846 u:-20.915 v:-47.89copy color code
Decimal21383copy color code
Hunter lab28.169, -1.994, -30.91copy color code
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