RAL 7045

RAL Classic Telegrey 1

RAL Classic Telegrey 1 RAL 7045 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Telegrey 1 paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful RAL 7045. 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 7045
Color name: Telegrey 1
Brand:RAL Classic

Telegrey 1 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 Mid-tone paint color could transform your own bedroom space.

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LRV of Telegrey 1

Telegrey 1 RAL 7045 has an LRV of 31.21% and refers to Medium colors that reflect a lot of 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 31.21% 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 Telegrey 1 undertones?

Blue is RAL Classic Telegrey 1 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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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

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RGB code:

141, 146, 149

Is RAL Classic Telegrey 1 RAL 7045 cool or warm?

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cool colors

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

RAL 7045 Telegrey 1 HSL code: 203, 4%, 57%

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 Grey 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

Telegrey 1 RAL 7045 vs RAL 810-2

Struggling to choose the best color for your? We'll break down the differences so you can pick the perfect shade for your walls.

RAL Classic  Telegrey 1 RAL 7045 vs RAL Effect  RAL 810-2RAL Classic  Telegrey 1 RAL 7045
LRV: 31.21%
Medium color
Temperature: cold
LRV: 31.21%
Medium color
Temperature: cold

Telegrey 1 RAL 7045 vs RAL 120-M

Our comparison outlines the key differences between the two colors to assist you in choosing the right one for your space.

RAL Classic  Telegrey 1 RAL 7045 vs RAL Effect  RAL 120-MRAL Classic  Telegrey 1 RAL 7045
LRV: 31.21%
Medium color
Temperature: cold
LRV: 31.21%
Medium color
Temperature: cold

Color codes

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HEX#8D9295copy color code
RGB Decimal141, 146, 149copy color code
RGB Percent55.29%, 57.25%, 58.43%copy color code
HSVHue: 203° Saturation: 5.37% Value: 58.43%copy color code
HSLhsl(203, 4, 57)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 5.37 Magenta: 2.01 Yellow: 0.0 Key: 41.57copy color code
YIQY: 144.847 I: -3.944 Q: -0.124copy color code
XYZX: 26.687 Y: 28.39 Z: 32.5copy color code
CIE LabL:60.24 a:-1.211 b:-2.213copy color code
CIE LuvL:60.24 u:-2.951 v:-2.977copy color code
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Hunter lab53.282, -3.842, 1.134copy color code
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