radialGradient lets authors define radial gradients to fill or stroke graphical elements.

Usage context

Categories Gradient element
Permitted content Any number of the following elements, in any order:
Descriptive elements »
<animate>, <animateTransform>, <set>, <stop>
Normative document SVG 1.1 (2nd Edition)


Source code Output result
<?xml version="1.0"?>
<svg width="120" height="120" viewBox="0 0 120 120"
     xmlns="http://www.w3.org/2000/svg" version="1.1"

        <radialGradient id="MyGradient">
            <stop offset="10%" stop-color="gold"/>
            <stop offset="95%" stop-color="green"/>

    <circle fill="url(#MyGradient)"
            cx="60" cy="60" r="50"/>

» radialGradient.svg


Global attributes

Specific attributes

DOM Interface

This element implements the SVGRadialGradientElement interface.

Browser compatibility

Feature Chrome Firefox (Gecko) IE Opera Safari
Basic support 1.0 1.5 (1.8) 9.0 9.0 3.0.4[1]
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[1]

The chart is based on these sources.

[1] WebKit doesn't support color interpolation (bug 6034).

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Contributors to this page: Sebastianz, kscarfone, Jeremie, Manuel_Strehl, Sheppy
Last updated by: Sebastianz,