Skip to content
Related Articles

Related Articles

HTML | DOM image naturalHeight property

Improve Article
Save Article
  • Last Updated : 30 Dec, 2020
Improve Article
Save Article

naturalHeight : This property is used to get the original height of an image. Since the height of an image to be displayed on the webpage can be modified using the ‘height’ attribute in the <img> tag, hence the naturalHeight property becomes useful in situations where the original height of the image is required rather than the customized one and it is a read-only property.

Syntax :

imageObject.naturalHeight

Return Value: It returns the original height of an image in pixels.

Example:




<html>
  
<body>
    <center>
        <img src=
             id="image" alt="" width="250" height="205" 
             class="alignnone size-medium wp-image-1092360" />
        <br>
        <br>
        <button type="button" onclick="getHeight()">Click</button>
        <div id="text"></div>
    </center>
    <script>
        function getHeight() {
            var imgObject = document.getElementById("image");
            var output = document.getElementById("text");
            output.innerHTML = "Height of image: " + imgObject.height +
                "<br>naturalHeight of image: " + imgObject.naturalHeight;
        }
    </script>
</body>
  
</html>

Output:
Before click:

After click:

    Supported browsers :

  • Google Chrome
  • Internet Explorer 9.0 or above
  • Mozilla Firefox
  • Safari
  • Opera
My Personal Notes arrow_drop_up
Related Articles

Start Your Coding Journey Now!