DeviceProximityEvent.value

Deprecated

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The value property of DeviceProximityEvent objects provides the current distance between the device and the detected object, in centimeters.

Syntax

var distance = instanceOfDeviceProximityEvent.value;

Value

A positive number representing a distance in centimeters (cm) between the device's proximity sensor and the detected object.

Browser compatibility

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See also