CSS - -webkit-box-reflect

The -webkit-box-reflect CSS property lets you reflect the content of an element in one specific direction.


/* Direction values */
-webkit-box-reflect: above;
-webkit-box-reflect: below;
-webkit-box-reflect: left;
-webkit-box-reflect: right;

/* Offset value */
-webkit-box-reflect: below 10px;

/* Mask value */
-webkit-box-reflect: below 0 linear-gradient(transparent, white);

/* Global values */
-webkit-box-reflect: inherit;
-webkit-box-reflect: initial;
-webkit-box-reflect: unset;


above, below, right, left
Are keywords indicating in which direction the reflection is to happen.
Indicates the size of the reflection.
Describes the mask to be applied to the reflection.

Formal syntax

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The -webkit-box-reflect CSS property lets you reflect the content of an element in one specific direction.

Note: This feature is not intended to be used by Web sites. To achieve reflection on the Web, the standard way is to use the CSS element() function.

Initial valuenone
Applies toall elements
Computed valueas specified
Canonical orderthe unique non-ambiguous order defined by the formal grammar

Browser Compatibility  

Feature Firefox (Gecko) Chrome Internet Explorer Opera Safari
Basic support Not supported 4.0 Not supported 15.0 4.0
Feature Firefox Mobile (Gecko) Android IE Phone Opera Mobile Safari Mobile
Basic support Not supported 2.1 Not supported 22.0 (Yes) 3.2 (Yes)

See Also  


This property is not on the standard track and will not be part of CSS. The standard way to do reflection in CSS is to use the CSS element() function.


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