Color Details for GRAY-3

USWDS Details

  • Backgound: bg-gray-3
  • Text Color: text-gray-3
  • System Palette Token: gray-3

Color Contrast
Courtesy of WebAIM Contrast API

  • Foreground Color: #171717
  • Background Color: #F6F6F6
  • Contrast Ratio: 16.5
  • AA: PASS
  • AA Large: PASS
  • AAA: PASS
  • AAA Large: PASS

Additional Color Information
Courtesy of thecolorapi.com

  • HEX: #F6F6F6
  • CMYK: 0, 0, 0, 4
  • HSL: 0, 0%, 96%
  • HSV: 0, 0, 96
  • RGB: 246, 246, 246
  • Closest Color Name
    • Name: Cultured Pearl (#F5F5F5)
    • Exact Match: false
    • Distance : 5

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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