Color Details for CYAN-5

USWDS Details

  • Backgound: bg-cyan-5
  • Text Color: text-cyan-5
  • System Palette Token: cyan-5
  • State Palette Token: info-lighter

Color Contrast
Courtesy of WebAIM Contrast API

  • Foreground Color: #171717
  • Background Color: #E7F6F8
  • Contrast Ratio: 16.1
  • AA: PASS
  • AA Large: PASS
  • AAA: PASS
  • AAA Large: PASS

Additional Color Information
Courtesy of thecolorapi.com

  • HEX: #E7F6F8
  • CMYK: 7, 1, 0, 3
  • HSL: 187, 55%, 94%
  • HSV: 187, 7, 97
  • RGB: 231, 246, 248
  • Closest Color Name
    • Name: Aqua Spring (#EAF9F5)
    • Exact Match: false
    • Distance : 555

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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