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Overview Table

DOM Interface



Note: In addition to the attributes, properties, events, methods, and styles listed above, SVG elements also inherent core HTML attributes, properties, events, methods, and styles.

This element is not available for scripting.

Standards information


The SVGGradientElement object has these events:

  • onload: Occurs when the browser has fully parsed the element and all of its descendants.

The SVGGradientElement object has these properties:

  • className: Gets the names of the classes that are assigned to this object.
  • externalResourcesRequired: Gets a value that indicates whether referenced resources that are not in the current document are required to correctly render a given element.
  • focusable: Determines if an element can acquire keyboard focus (that is, receive keyboard events) and be a target for field-to-field navigation actions (such as when a user presses the Tab key).
  • gradientTransform: Gets a value that contains the definition of an optional, additional transformation from the gradient coordinate system onto the target coordinate system.
  • gradientUnits: Gets a value that indicates the type of coordinate system that is used because of a transformation.
  • href: Gets an xlink:href attribute of an element.
  • ownerSVGElement: Gets the nearest ancestor svg element.
  • spreadMethod: Gets a value that determines what happens if a gradient starts or ends inside the bounds of a target rectangle.
  • style: Gets a style object.
  • viewportElement: Gets the element that established the current viewport.
  • xmlbase: Gets or sets the base attribute on the element.