Color Details for RED-40

USWDS Details

  • Backgound: bg-red-40
  • Text Color: text-red-40
  • System Palette Token: red-40

Color Contrast
Courtesy of WebAIM Contrast API

  • Foreground Color: #171717
  • Background Color: #E9695F
  • Contrast Ratio: 5.67
  • AA: PASS
  • AA Large: PASS
  • AAA: FAIL
  • AAA Large: PASS

Additional Color Information
Courtesy of thecolorapi.com

  • HEX: #E9695F
  • CMYK: 0, 55, 59, 9
  • HSL: 4, 76%, 64%
  • HSV: 4, 59, 91
  • RGB: 233, 105, 95
  • Closest Color Name
    • Name: Burnt Sienna (#E97451)
    • Exact Match: NO
    • Distance : 493

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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