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
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

The chart is based on these sources.

WebKit-specific notes

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


File Size Date Attached by
465 bytes 2011-02-15 09:53:52 Jeremie

Document Tags and Contributors

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