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Revision 25804 of margin-top

  • Revision slug: CSS/margin-top
  • Revision title: margin-top
  • Revision id: 25804
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{{ CSSRef() }}

Summary

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

  • {{ Xref_cssinitial() }}: 0
  • Applies to: inline and block elements, table, inline-table and table-caption Elements
  • {{ Xref_cssinherited() }}: no
  • Percentages: refer always to width of the containing block
  • Media: {{ Xref_cssvisual() }}
  • {{ Xref_csscomputed() }}: the percentage as specified or the absolute length

Syntax

margin-top: {{ 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-top: 5%; }
.sidebox { margin-top: 10px; }
.logo    { margin-top: -5px; }
#footer  { margin-top: 1em; } 

Specifications

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-top", "ja": "ja/CSS/margin-top" } ) }}

Revision Source

<p>{{ CSSRef() }}</p>
<h3>Summary</h3>
<p>The<code> margin-top </code>CSS property of an element sets the margin space required on the top of an element. A negative value is also allowed.</p>
<ul> <li>{{ Xref_cssinitial() }}: 0</li> <li>Applies to:<code> inline </code>and<code> block </code>elements,<code> table</code>,<code> inline-table </code>and<code> table-caption</code> Elements</li> <li>{{ Xref_cssinherited() }}: no</li> <li>Percentages: refer always to <strong>width</strong> of the containing block</li> <li>Media: {{ Xref_cssvisual() }}</li> <li>{{ Xref_csscomputed() }}: the percentage as specified or the absolute length</li>
</ul>
<h3>Syntax</h3>
<pre class="eval">margin-top: {{ Xref_csslength() }}| {{ Xref_csspercentage() }}| {{ Cssxref("inherit") }}| {{ Cssxref("auto") }}
</pre>
<h3>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>Examples</h3>
<pre class="eval">.content { margin-top: 5%; }
.sidebox { margin-top: 10px; }
.logo    { margin-top: -5px; }
#footer  { margin-top: 1em; } 
</pre>
<h3>Specifications</h3>
<ul> <li><a class="external" href="http://www.w3.org/TR/CSS21/box.html#margin-properties">CSS 2.1 box #margin</a></li>
</ul> <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-top", "ja": "ja/CSS/margin-top" } ) }}</p>
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