Color Details for BLUE-60

USWDS Details

  • Backgound: bg-blue-60
  • Text Color: text-blue-60
  • System Palette Token: blue-60

Color Contrast
Courtesy of WebAIM Contrast API

  • Foreground Color: #ffffff
  • Background Color: #2C608A
  • Contrast Ratio: 6.67
  • AA: PASS
  • AA Large: PASS
  • AAA: FAIL
  • AAA Large: PASS

Additional Color Information
Courtesy of thecolorapi.com

  • HEX: #2C608A
  • CMYK: 68, 30, 0, 46
  • HSL: 207, 52%, 36%
  • HSV: 207, 68, 54
  • RGB: 44, 96, 138
  • Closest Color Name
    • Name: Bdazzled Blue (#2E5894)
    • Exact Match: false
    • Distance : 356

WCAG 2 level AA requires a contrast ratio of at least 4.5:1 for normal text and 3:1 for large text, and a contrast ratio of at least 3:1 for graphics and user interface components (such as form input borders). Level AAA requires a contrast ratio of at least 7:1 for normal text and 4.5:1 for large text.

Large text is defined as 14 point (typically 18.66px) and bold or larger, or 18 point (typically 24px) or larger.

Note: Color contrast is based on grades less than 50 using the base color (171717) and grades above 40 using white text (ffffff).

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