This is an experimental technology
Check the Browser compatibility table carefully before using this in production.

The AnimationPlaybackEvent() constructor of the Web Animations API returns a new AnimationPlaybackEvent object instance.


var animationPlaybackEvent = new AnimationPlaybackEvent(type, eventInitDict);


A DOMString representing the name of the event.
eventInitDict Optional
An optional EventInit dictionary object containing the following fields:
bubbles Optional
Defaults to false, of type Boolean, indicating if the event bubbles or not.
cancelable Optional
Defaults to false, of type Boolean, indicating if the event can be canceled or not.
detail Optional
Defaults to null, of type any — an event-dependent value associated with the event.


Specification Status Comment
Web Animations
The definition of 'AnimationPlaybackEvent()' in that specification.
Working Draft Editor's draft.

Browser compatibility

FeatureChromeEdgeFirefoxInternet ExplorerOperaSafari
Basic support Yes No Yes No No No
FeatureAndroid webviewChrome for AndroidEdge mobileFirefox for AndroidOpera AndroidiOS SafariSamsung Internet
Basic support Yes Yes No No No No Yes

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