CSS offset Property

The offset property animates an element along the specified path.

It is a shorthand property for the following properties:

The offset property was called "motion" in the earlier specification.

This property is an experimental technology.

Initial Value auto none 0 auto auto
Applies to Transformable elements.
Inherited No.
Animatable Yes.
Version Motion Path Module Level 1
DOM Syntax Object.style.offset = "auto";


offset: offset-position / offset-path / offset-distance / offset-anchor / offset-rotate | initial | inherit;

Example of the offset property:

<!DOCTYPE html>
    <title>Title of the document</title>
      @keyframes move {
      from {
      offset-distance: 0%;
      to {
      offset-distance: 100%;
      div {
      width: 60px;
      height: 60px;
      background-color: #8ebf42;
      offset: path("M 100 100 L 300 100 L 200 300 z") auto;
      animation: move 4s linear infinite;
    <h2>Offset property example</h2>


Value Description
offset-position Specifies the initial position of the offset path.
offset-path Specify a movement path for an element to follow.
offset-distance Specifies the position along the offset-path.
offset-anchor Defines an anchor point of the box along the offset path.
offset-rotate Specifies the orientation of an element.
initial Makes the property use its default value.
inherit Inherits the property from its parents element.

Browser support

55.0+ x x x ?

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