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Usually the place where you realize you forgot your password is the login form. So the 'standard' link/button/whatever below/next to/in proximity of the login form works quite well for this.

Since the spec is intended for password managers and other user agents, it makes sense to have a standard location to access such functionality.

Also the page could be anything (i.e. doesn't have to be a redirect) so theoretically AWS could set up an account chooser that has links to all the appropriate places for your accounts

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