SVGGeometryElement.getPointAtLength()

The SVGGeometryElement.getPointAtLength() method returns the point at a given distance along the path.

Note: This method was originally part of the SVGPathElement interface. SVG 2 introduced the SVGGeometryElement interface and moved the property to it.

Syntax

DOMPoint someElement.getPointAtLength(float distance);

Parameters

distance
A float referring to the distance along the path.

Return value

A DOMPoint indicating the point at a given distance along the path.

Specifications

Specification Status Comment
Scalable Vector Graphics (SVG) 2
The definition of 'SVGGeometryElement.getTotalLength()' in that specification.
Candidate Recommendation Initial definition

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