SVG Presentation Attributes

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SVG presentation attributes are CSS properties that can be used as attributes on SVG elements.

Attributes

alignment-baseline
It specifies how an object is aligned along the font baseline with respect to its parent.
Value: auto|baseline|before-edge|text-before-edge|middle|central|after-edge|text-after-edge|ideographic|alphabetic|hanging|mathematical|inherit; Animatable: Yes
baseline-shift
It allows repositioning of the dominant-baseline relative to the dominant-baseline of the parent text content element.
Value: auto|baseline|super|sub|<percentage>|<length>|inherit; Animatable: Yes
clip Deprecated
It defines what portion of an element is visible.
Value: auto|<shape()>|inherit; Animatable: Yes
clip-path
It binds the element it is applied to with a given <clipPath> element.
Value: none|<FuncIRI>|inherit; Animatable: Yes
clip-rule
It indicates how to determine what side of a path is inside a shape in order to know how a <clipPath> should clip its target.
Value: nonezero|evenodd|inherit; Animatable: Yes
color
It provides a potential indirect value (currentcolor) for the fill, stroke, stop-color, flood-color and lighting-color presentation attributes.
Value: <color>|inherit; Animatable: Yes
color-interpolation
It specifies the color space for gradient interpolations, color animations, and alpha compositing.
Value: auto|sRGB|linearRGB|inherit; Animatable: Yes
color-interpolation-filters
It specifies the color space for imaging operations performed via filter effects.
Value: auto|sRGB|linearRGB|inherit; Animatable: Yes
color-profile Deprecated since SVG 2
It defines which color profile a raster image included through the <image> element should use.
Value: auto|sRGB|linearRGB|<name>|<IRI>|inherit; Animatable: Yes
color-rendering
It provides a hint to the browser about how to optimize its color interpolation and compositing operations.
Value: auto|optimizeSpeed|optimizeQuality|inherit; Animatable: Yes
cursor
It specifies the mouse cursor displayed when the mouse pointer is over an element.
Value: <FuncIRI>|<keywords>|inherit; Animatable: Yes
direction
It specifies the base writing direction of text.
Value: ltr|rtl|inherit; Animatable: Yes
display
It allows to control the rendering of graphical or container elements.
Value: see css display; Animatable: Yes
dominant-baseline
It defines the baseline used to align the box’s text and inline-level contents.
Value: auto|text-bottom|alphabetic|ideographic|middle|central| mathematical|hanging|text-top; Animatable: Yes
enable-background Deprecated since SVG 2
It tells the browser how to manage the accumulation of the background image.
Value: accumulate|new|inherit; Animatable: No
fill
It defines the color of the inside of the graphical element it applies to.
Value: <paint>; Animatable: Yes
fill-opacity
It specifies the opacity of the color or the content the current object is filled with.
Value: <number>|<percentage>; Animatable: Yes
fill-rule
It indicates how to determine what side of a path is inside a shape.
Value: nonzero|evenodd|inherit; Animatable: Yes
filter
It defines the filter effects defined by the <filter> element that shall be applied to its element.
Value: <FuncIRI>|none|inherit; Animatable: Yes
flood-color
It indicates what color to use to flood the current filter primitive subregion defined through the <feFlood> or <feDropShadow> element.
Value: <color>; Animatable: Yes
flood-opacity
It indicates the opacity value to use across the current filter primitive subregion defined through the <feFlood> or <feDropShadow> element.
Value: <number>|<percentage>; Animatable: Yes
font-family
It indicates which font family will be used to render the text of the element.
Value: see css font-family; Animatable: Yes
font-size
It specifies the size of the font.
Value: see css font-size; Animatable: Yes
font-size-adjust
It specifies that the font size should be chosen based on the height of lowercase letters rather than the height of capital letters.
Value: <number>|none|inherit; Animatable: Yes
font-stretch
It selects a normal, condensed, or expanded face from a font.
Value: see css font-stretch; Animatable: Yes
font-style
It specifies whether a font should be styled with a normal, italic, or oblique face from its font-family.
Value: normal|italic|oblique; Animatable: Yes
font-variant
It specifies whether a font should be used with some of their variation such as small caps or ligatures.
Value: see css font-variant; Animatable: Yes
font-weight
It specifies the weight (or boldness) of the font.
Value: normal|bold|lighter|bolder|100|200|300|400|500|600|700|800|900; Animatable: Yes
glyph-orientation-horizontal Deprecated since SVG 2
It controls glyph orientation when the inline-progression-direction is horizontal.
Value: <angle>|inherit; Animatable: No
glyph-orientation-vertical Deprecated since SVG 2
It controls glyph orientation when the inline-progression-direction is vertical.
Value: auto|<angle>|inherit; Animatable: No
image-rendering
It provides a hint to the browser about how to make speed vs. quality tradeoffs as it performs image processing.
Value: auto|optimizeQuality|optimizeSpeed; Animatable: Yes
kerning Deprecated since SVG 2
It indicates whether the browser should adjust inter-glyph spacing.
Value: auto|<length>|inherit; Animatable: Yes
letter-spacing
It controls spacing between text characters.
Value: normal|<length>|inherit; Animatable: Yes
lighting-color
It defines the color of the light source for filter primitives elements <feDiffuseLighting> and <feSpecularLighting>.
Value: <color>; Animatable: Yes
marker-end
It defines the arrowhead or polymarker that will be drawn at the final vertex of the given <path> element or basic shape.
Value: <FuncIRI>|none|inherit; Animatable: Yes
marker-mid
It defines the arrowhead or polymarker that will be drawn at every vertex other than the first and last vertex of the given <path> element or basic shape.
Value: <FuncIRI>|none|inherit; Animatable: Yes
marker-start
It defines the arrowhead or polymarker that will be drawn at the first vertex of the given <path> element or basic shape.
Value: <FuncIRI>|none|inherit; Animatable: Yes
mask
It alters the visibility of an element by either masking or clipping the image at specific points.
Value: see css mask; Animatable: Yes
opacity
It specifies the transparency of an object or a group of objects.
Value: <opacity-value>; Animatable: Yes
overflow
Specifies whether the content of a block-level element is clipped when it overflows the element's box.
Value: visible|hidden|scroll|auto|inherit; Animatable: Yes
pointer-events
Defines whether or when an element may be the target of a mouse event.
Value: bounding-box|visiblePainted|visibleFil|visibleStroke|visible |painted|fill|stroke|all|none; Animatable: Yes
shape-rendering
Hints about what tradeoffs to make as the browser renders <path> element or basic shapes.
Value: auto|optimizeSpeed|crispEdges|geometricPrecision |inherit; Animatable: Yes
solid-color
-
Value:; Animatable: -
solid-opacity
-
Value:; Animatable: -
stop-color
Indicates what color to use at that gradient stop.
Value: currentcolor|<color>|<icccolor>|inherit; Animatable: Yes
stop-opacity
Defines the opacity of a given gradient stop.
Value: <opacity-value>|inherit; Animatable: Yes
stroke
Defines the color used to paint the outline of the shape.
Value: <paint>; Animatable: Yes
stroke-dasharray
Defines the pattern of dashes and gaps used to paint the outline of the shape.
Value: none|<dasharray>; Animatable: Yes
stroke-dashoffset
Defines an offset on the rendering of the associated dash array.
Value: <percentage>|<length>; Animatable: Yes
stroke-linecap
Defines the shape to be used at the end of open subpaths when they are stroked.
Value: butt|round|square; Animatable: Yes
stroke-linejoin
Defines the shape to be used at the corners of paths when they are stroked.
Value: arcs|bevel|miter|miter-clip|round; Animatable: Yes
stroke-miterlimit
Defines a limit on the ratio of the miter length to the stroke-width used to draw a miter join.
Value: <number>; Animatable: Yes
stroke-opacity
Defines the opacity of the stroke of a shape.
Value: <opacity-value>|<percentage>; Animatable: Yes
stroke-width
Defines the width of the stroke to be applied to the shape.
Value: <length>|<percentage>; Animatable: Yes
text-anchor
Defines the vertical alignment a string of text.
Value: start|middle|end|inherit; Animatable: Yes
text-decoration
Sets the appearance of decorative lines on text.
Value: none|underline|overline|line-through|blink|inherit; Animatable: Yes
text-rendering
Hints about what tradeoffs to make as the browser renders text.
Value: auto|optimizeSpeed|optimizeLegibility|geometricPrecision|inherit; Animatable: Yes
transform
Defines a list of transform definitions that are applied to an element and the element's children.
Value: <transform-list>; Animatable: Yes
unicode-bidi
-
Value:; Animatable: -
vector-effect
Specifies the vector effect to use when drawing an object.
Value: default|non-scaling-stroke|inherit|<uri>; Animatable: Yes
visibility
Lets you control the visibility of graphical elements.
Value: visible|hidden|collapse|inherit; Animatable: Yes
word-spacing
Specifies spacing behavior between words.
Value: <length>|inherit; Animatable: Yes
writing-mode
Specifies whether the initial inline-progression-direction for a <text> element shall be left-to-right, right-to-left, or top-to-bottom.
Value: lr-tb|rl-tb|tb-rl|lr|rl|tb|inherit; Animatable: Yes

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