RAL 7022

RAL Classic Umbra grey

RAL Classic Umbra grey RAL 7022 paint color review

Color code:RAL 7022
Color name: Umbra grey
Brand:RAL Classic

RAL 7022 Umbra grey is a dark black shade that creates a bold and dramatic look in interiors. Umbra grey can be used as an accent color to create contrast or as a backdrop to highlight other elements in the space. However, it's important to balance it with lighter colors and textures to avoid making the space feel too dark and heavy

The nearest colors to RAL 7022 are RAL Effect RAL 850-6 and Sherwin Williams Urbane Bronze, which are also dark black colors.

Umbra grey 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 Umbra grey

Umbra grey RAL 7022 has an LRV of 9.88% and refers to Dark colors which means that this color almost does not reflect 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 9.88% 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 Umbra grey undertones?

Yellow is RAL Classic Umbra grey 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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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:

76, 74, 68

Is RAL Classic Umbra grey RAL 7022 cool or warm?

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With a hue of 45° this Grey refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

RAL 7022 Umbra grey HSL code: 45, 6%, 28%

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 Grey will make even large rooms feel cozy and intimate
  • Warm Beige 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

Umbra grey RAL 7022 vs RAL 850-6

Our comparison will assist you in determining which shade will complement your space.

RAL Classic  Umbra grey RAL 7022 vs RAL Effect  RAL 850-6RAL Classic  Umbra grey RAL 7022
LRV: 9.88%
Dark color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 7.35%
Dark color
Temperature: warm

Color codes

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HEX#4C4A44copy color code
RGB Decimal76, 74, 68copy color code
RGB Percent29.80%, 29.02%, 26.67%copy color code
HSVHue: 45° Saturation: 10.53% Value: 29.8%copy color code
HSLhsl(45, 6, 28)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 0.0 Magenta: 2.63 Yellow: 10.53 Key: 70.2copy color code
YIQY: 73.914 I: 3.12 Q: -1.444copy color code
XYZX: 6.472 Y: 6.851 Z: 6.449copy color code
CIE LabL:31.466 a:-0.416 b:3.879copy color code
CIE LuvL:31.466 u:1.43 v:4.579copy color code
Decimal4999748copy color code
Hunter lab26.175, -1.669, 3.716copy color code
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