Returns the rate at which the device is rotating around each of its axes in degrees per second.
var rates = instanceOfDeviceMotionEvent.rotationRate;
rotationRates property is a read only object describing the rotation rates of the device around each of its axes:
- The rate at which the device is rotating about its Z axis; that is, being twisted about a line perpendicular to the screen.
- The rate at which the device is rotating about its X axis; that is, front to back.
- The rate at which the device is rotating about its Y axis; that is, side to side.
|Device Orientation Events||Working Draft||Initial specification.|
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|Feature||Chrome||Edge||Firefox (Gecko)||Internet Explorer||Opera||Safari (WebKit)|
|Basic support||(Yes)||(Yes)||6 (6)||?||?||?|
|Feature||Android||Edge||Firefox Mobile (Gecko)||IE Mobile||Opera Mobile||Safari Mobile|
|Basic support||(Yes)||(Yes)||6.0 (6)||No support||No support||4.2|