Gyroscope.z

The z read-only property of the Gyroscope interface returns a double precision integer containing the angular velocity of the device along the its z axis.

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Value

Examples

The gyroscope is typically read in the reading event callback. In the example below this occurs sixty times a second.

let gyroscope = new Gyroscope({frequency: 60});

gyroscope.addEventListener('reading', (e) => {
  console.log(`Angular velocity along the X-axis ${gyroscope.x}`);
  console.log(`Angular velocity along the Y-axis ${gyroscope.y}`);
  console.log(`Angular velocity along the Z-axis ${gyroscope.z}`);
});
gyroscope.start();

Specifications

Specification
Gyroscope
# gyroscope-z

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