MDN wants to learn about developers like you:

CSS Transitions is a module of CSS that lets you create gradual transitions between the values of specific CSS properties. The behavior of these transitions can be controlled by specifying their timing function, duration, and other attributes.




Using CSS transitions
Step-by-step tutorial about how to create transitions using CSS. This article describes each relevant CSS property and explains how they interact with each other.


Specification Status Comment
CSS Transitions Working Draft Initial definition.

Browser compatibility

Feature Chrome Edge Firefox (Gecko) Internet Explorer Opera Safari
Basic support 1.0 -webkit
(Yes) 4.0 (2.0) -moz
16.0 (16.0)
10.0 11.6 -o
12.10 #
3.0 -webkit
Feature Android Edge Firefox Mobile (Gecko) IE Mobile Opera Mobile Safari Mobile
Basic support 2.1 -webkit (Yes) 4.0 (2.0) -moz
16.0 (16.0)
? 10.0 -o
12.10 #
3.2 -webkit

See also

  • Related to CSS Transitions, CSS Animations provide finer control over animated properties.

Document Tags and Contributors

 Contributors to this page: mfluehr, wbamberg, erikadoyle, Sebastianz, teoli
 Last updated by: mfluehr,