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The motion-rotation CSS property defines the direction of the element while positioning along the motion path.

If 'auto' is given to motion-rotation, the element rotates in the direction of the path defined with motion-path.

Initial valueauto
Applies toall elements; In SVG, it applies to container elements excluding the <defs> element and all graphics elements
Computed valueas specified
Animation typea number
Canonical orderthe unique non-ambiguous order defined by the formal grammar



Formal syntax

[ auto | reverse ] && <angle>




Specification Status Comment
Motion Path Module Level 1
The definition of 'motion-path' in that specification.
Working Draft Initial definition

Browser compatibility

Feature Chrome Firefox (Gecko) Internet Explorer Opera Safari (WebKit)
Basic support 46.0 No support No support No support No support
Feature Android Android Webview Firefox Mobile (Gecko) Firefox OS IE Mobile Opera Mobile Safari Mobile Chrome for Android
Basic support No support 46.0 No support No support No support No support No support 46.0

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