circle

The circle element is an SVG basic shape, used to create circles based on a center point and a radius.

Usage context

Categories Basic shape element, Graphics element, Shape element
Permitted content Any number of the following elements, in any order:
Animation elements »
Descriptive elements »
Normative document SVG 1.1 (2nd Edition)

Example

Source code Output result
<?xml version="1.0"?>
<svg viewBox="0 0 120 120" version="1.1"
  xmlns="http://www.w3.org/2000/svg">
  <circle cx="60" cy="60" r="50"/>
</svg>

» circle.svg

Attributes

Global attributes

Specific attributes

DOM Interface

This element implements the SVGCircleElement interface.

Browser compatibility

Feature Chrome Firefox (Gecko) Internet Explorer Opera Safari
Basic support 1.0 1.5 (1.8) 9.0 8.0 3.0.4
Feature Android Firefox Mobile (Gecko) IE Phone Opera Mobile Safari Mobile
Basic support 3.0 1.0 (1.8) Not supported (Yes) 3.0.4

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Attachments

File Size Date Attached by
circle.svg
142 bytes 2014-04-21 03:27:55 jaffathecake

Document Tags and Contributors

Last updated by: jaffathecake,