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Lumo Elevation

Elevation is used to indicate elements which are stacked on top of other elements in the UI. This page lists Lumo elevation-related CSS Custom Properties, which you can use to create visually consistent elevation styles.

Lumo includes different levels of elevation that are applied using box-shadow.

DescriptionCSS Custom Property

Extra Large
Elements highest in the stacking order, for example notifications, which should be above all other content.

--lumo-box-shadow-xl:

Large
Elements that rise above most elements in the UI, for example dialogs.

--lumo-box-shadow-l:

Medium
Contextual overlays, for components such as Select and Menu Bar.

--lumo-box-shadow-m:

Small
Tooltips, etc.

--lumo-box-shadow-s:

Extra Small
Elements closest to the application background, for example cards.

--lumo-box-shadow-xs:

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