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Revision 25846 of margin-bottom

  • Revision slug: CSS/margin-bottom
  • Revision title: margin-bottom
  • Revision id: 25846
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  • Creator: grendel
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  • Comment Migrated data to new compatibility table.; 82 words added

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{{ CSSRef() }}

Summary

The margin-bottom property of an element sets the margin space required on the bottom of an element. A negative value is also allowed.

  • {{ Xref_cssinitial() }}: 0
  • Applies to: all elements except those with table display types other than table-caption, table, and inline-table
  • {{ Xref_cssinherited() }}: no
  • Percentages: refer to {{ Cssxref("width") }} of closest block-level ancestor
  • Media: {{ Xref_cssvisual() }}
  • {{ Xref_csscomputed() }}: the percentage as specified or the absolute length

Syntax

margin-bottom: {{ Xref_csslength() }} | {{ Xref_csspercentage() }} | {{ Cssxref("inherit") }} | {{ Cssxref("auto") }};

Values

<length>
Specifies a fixed width. See {{ xref_csslength() }} for possible values.
<percentage>
 A {{ xref_csspercentage() }} always relative to the width of the containing block.
auto
See {{ cssxref("margin") }}.

Examples

.content { margin-bottom: 5%; }
.sidebox { margin-bottom: 10px; }
.logo    { margin-bottom: -5px; }
#header  { margin-bottom: 1em; }

Specifications

Browser compatibility

Browser Lowest Version auto Value
Internet Explorer 3.0 6.0 in strict Mode
Firefox (Gecko) 1.0 (1.0) 1.0 (1.0)
Opera 3.5 3.5
Safari (WebKit) 1.0 (85) 1.0 (85)

Browser compatibility

{{ CompatibilityTable() }}

Feature Chrome Firefox (Gecko) Internet Explorer Opera Safari (WebKit)
Basic support   1.0 (1.0) 3.0 3.5 1.0 (85)
auto value   1.0 (1.0) 6.0 (strict mode) 3.5 1.0 (85)
Feature Android Firefox Mobile (Gecko) IE Phone Opera Mobile Safari Mobile
Basic support {{ CompatUnknown() }} {{ CompatUnknown() }} {{ CompatUnknown() }} {{ CompatUnknown() }} {{ CompatUnknown() }}

See also

{{ CSS_Reference:Margin() }}

{{ languages( { "de": "de/CSS/margin-bottom", "ja": "ja/CSS/margin-bottom" } ) }}

Revision Source

<p>{{ CSSRef() }}</p>
<h3 name="Summary">Summary</h3>
<p>The <code>margin-bottom</code> property of an element sets the margin space required on the bottom of an element. A negative value is also allowed.</p>
<ul> <li>{{ Xref_cssinitial() }}: 0</li> <li>Applies to: all elements except those with table display types other than <code>table-caption</code>, <code>table</code>, and <code>inline-table</code></li> <li>{{ Xref_cssinherited() }}: no</li> <li>Percentages: refer to {{ Cssxref("width") }} of closest block-level ancestor</li> <li>Media: {{ Xref_cssvisual() }}</li> <li>{{ Xref_csscomputed() }}: the percentage as specified or the absolute length</li>
</ul>
<h3 name="Syntax">Syntax</h3>
<pre class="eval">margin-bottom: {{ Xref_csslength() }} | {{ Xref_csspercentage() }} | {{ Cssxref("inherit") }} | {{ Cssxref("auto") }};
</pre>
<h3 name="Values">Values</h3>
<dl> <dt>&lt;length&gt;</dt> <dd>Specifies a fixed width. See {{ xref_csslength() }} for possible values.</dd> <dt>&lt;percentage&gt;</dt> <dd> A {{ xref_csspercentage() }} always relative to the <strong>width</strong> of the containing block.</dd> <dt>auto</dt> <dd>See {{ cssxref("margin") }}.</dd>
</dl>
<h3 name="Examples">Examples</h3>
<pre>.content { margin-bottom: 5%; }
.sidebox { margin-bottom: 10px; }
.logo    { margin-bottom: -5px; }
#header  { margin-bottom: 1em; }
</pre>
<h3 name="Specifications">Specifications</h3>
<ul> <li><a class="external" href="http://www.w3.org/TR/CSS1#margin-bottom">CSS 1</a></li> <li><a class="external" href="http://www.w3.org/TR/CSS21/box.html#margin-properties">CSS 2.1 box</a></li> <li><a class="external" href="http://www.w3.org/TR/css3-box/#the-margin">CSS 3 box</a></li>
</ul>
<h3>Browser compatibility</h3>
<table class="standard-table"> <tbody> <tr> <th>Browser</th> <th>Lowest Version</th> <th><code>auto </code>Value</th> </tr> <tr> <td>Internet Explorer</td> <td>3.0</td> <td>6.0 in strict Mode</td> </tr> <tr> <td>Firefox (Gecko)</td> <td>1.0 (1.0)</td> <td>1.0 (1.0)</td> </tr> <tr> <td>Opera</td> <td>3.5</td> <td>3.5</td> </tr> <tr> <td>Safari (WebKit)</td> <td>1.0 (85)</td> <td>1.0 (85)</td> </tr> </tbody>
</table>
<h3 name="Browser_Compatibility">Browser compatibility</h3>
<p>{{ CompatibilityTable() }}</p>
<div id="compat-desktop">
<table class="compat-table"> <tbody> <tr> <th>Feature</th> <th>Chrome</th> <th>Firefox (Gecko)</th> <th>Internet Explorer</th> <th>Opera</th> <th>Safari (WebKit)</th> </tr> <tr> <td>Basic support</td> <td> </td> <td>1.0 (1.0)</td> <td>3.0</td> <td>3.5</td> <td>1.0 (85)</td> </tr> <tr> <td><code>auto</code> value</td> <td> </td> <td>1.0 (1.0)</td> <td>6.0 (strict mode)</td> <td>3.5</td> <td>1.0 (85)</td> </tr> </tbody>
</table>
</div>
<div id="compat-mobile">
<table class="compat-table"> <tbody> <tr> <th>Feature</th> <th>Android</th> <th>Firefox Mobile (Gecko)</th> <th>IE Phone</th> <th>Opera Mobile</th> <th>Safari Mobile</th> </tr> <tr> <td>Basic support</td> <td>{{ CompatUnknown() }}</td> <td>{{ CompatUnknown() }}</td> <td>{{ CompatUnknown() }}</td> <td>{{ CompatUnknown() }}</td> <td>{{ CompatUnknown() }}</td> </tr> </tbody>
</table>
</div>
<h3>See also</h3>
<p>{{ CSS_Reference:Margin() }}</p>
<p>{{ languages( { "de": "de/CSS/margin-bottom", "ja": "ja/CSS/margin-bottom" } ) }}</p>
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