Color Details for BLUE-20

USWDS Details

  • Backgound: bg-blue-20
  • Text Color: text-blue-20
  • System Palette Token: blue-20

Color Contrast
Courtesy of WebAIM Contrast API

  • Foreground Color: #171717
  • Background Color: #AACDEC
  • Contrast Ratio: 10.8
  • AA: PASS
  • AA Large: PASS
  • AAA: PASS
  • AAA Large: PASS

Additional Color Information
Courtesy of thecolorapi.com

  • HEX: #AACDEC
  • CMYK: 28, 13, 0, 7
  • HSL: 208, 63%, 80%
  • HSV: 208, 28, 93
  • RGB: 170, 205, 236
  • Closest Color Name
    • Name: Cornflower (#9ACEEB)
    • Exact Match: NO
    • Distance : 632

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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