How to draw an ellipse using CSS ?
In this article, we will learn how to create an ellipse using CSS. To create an ellipse first we will create a simple rectangle of our desired height and width.
Approach To create Rectangle: In order to create an ellipse of our desired size, we will create a div in HTML and will give it a class named as an ellipse. Now we will set the height and width of the div, it will look like a rectangle. We can set the background color as per our choice.
Below is the implementation to create the rectangle.
Approach to Create Ellipse from Rectangle: Now to convert this rectangle into an ellipse, we will set the border-radius refers to a very high value (50% to 100%). It refers to the curvature at the corners of the shape. The height of the rectangle will be the minor axis of the ellipse and the width will be the major axis.