RAL Classic Steel blue RAL 5011

Let’s dive into a full Steel blue paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful RAL 5011. 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 5011
Color name: Steel blue
Brand:RAL Classic

Steel blue 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 cool Dark paint color could transform your own bedroom space.

RAL Classic RAL 5011 on kitchen cabinets

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Want a stylish kitchen? View real-life photo examples of this fascinating cool hue is paired with backsplashes, countertops, and hardware.

Steel blue for 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.

RAL Classic Steel blue 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 Steel blue undertones?

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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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

#1A2B3C

RGB code:

26, 43, 60

Is RAL Classic Steel blue RAL 5011 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 210° this Blue refers cool paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

RAL 5011 Steel blue HSL code: 210, 40%, 17%

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 Steel 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

Steel blue RAL 5011 vs RAL 620-M

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

RAL Classic  Steel blue RAL 5011 vs RAL Effect  RAL 620-MOpen  Steel blue RAL 5011
LRV: 5.44%
Dark color
Temperature: cold
LRV: 3.83%
Dark color
Temperature: cold

Steel blue RAL 5011 vs Graphite black RAL 9011

Can't choose between these two beautiful shades? We'll compare these two colors to help you make the right decision.

RAL Classic  Steel blue RAL 5011 vs RAL Classic  Graphite black RAL 9011Open  Steel blue RAL 5011
LRV: 5.44%
Dark color
Temperature: cold
LRV: 4.87%
Dark color
Temperature: cold