devicelight

The devicelight event is fired when fresh data is available from a light sensor.

Note: This event has been disabled by default in Firefox 60, behind the device.sensors.ambientLight.enabled preference (bug 1359076).

General info

Specification
Sensor
Interface
SensorCallback
Bubbles
No
Cancelable
No
Target
DefaultView (window)
Default Action
None

Properties

Property Type Description
target Read only EventTarget The event target (the topmost target in the DOM tree).
type Read only DOMString The type of event.
bubbles Read only Boolean Whether the event normally bubbles or not.
cancelable Read only Boolean Whether the event is cancellable or not.
value Read only Double (float) The sensor data for ambient light in Lux.
min Read only Double (float) The minimum value in the range the sensor detects (if available, 0 otherwise).
max Read only Double (float) The maximum value in the range the sensor detects (if available, 0 otherwise).

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Last updated by: chrisdavidmills,