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The fromRect() property of the DOMRectReadOnly interface creates a new DOMRectReadOnly object with a given location and dimensions.


var domRect = DOMRectReadOnly.fromRect(rectangle)


rectangle Optional
An object specifying the location and dimensions of a rectangle. All properties default to 0. The properties are:
  • x: The coordinate of the left side of the rectangle.
  • y: The coordinate of the right side of the rectangle.
  • width: The width of the rectangle.
  • height: The height of the rectangle.

Return value

An instance of DOMRect.


Specification Status Comment
Geometry Interfaces Module Level 1
The definition of 'fromRect()' in that specification.
Candidate Recommendation Initial definition.

Browser Compatibility

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Feature Chrome Firefox (Gecko) Internet Explorer Opera Safari (WebKit)
Basic support 57 ? ? 44 ?
Feature Android Webview Chrome for Android Firefox Mobile (Gecko) Firefox OS IE Mobile Opera Mobile Safari Mobile
Basic support 57 57 ? ? ? 44 ?

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