The MouseEvent.pageY read-only property returns the vertical coordinate of the event relative to the whole document.


var pos = event.pageY


var pageY = event.pageY;

pageY is an integer value in pixels for the Y coordinate of the mouse pointer, relative to the whole document, when the mouse event fired. This property takes into account any vertical scrolling of the page.


Specification Status Comment
CSS Object Model (CSSOM) View Module
The definition of 'pageY' in that specification.
Working Draft Initial definition.

Browser compatibility

Feature Chrome Firefox (Gecko) Internet Explorer Opera Safari (WebKit)
Basic support 45.0 (Yes) 9 (Yes) (Yes)
Feature Android Android Webview Firefox Mobile (Gecko) Firefox OS IE Mobile Opera Mobile Safari Mobile Chrome for Android
Basic support ? 45.0 ? ? ? ? ? 45.0

See also


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