Posted in CSS Tips
4966
1:19 am, June 14, 2022

Draw a Circle in CSS

Sometimes you need to go back to the basics. Here we have two nice circle's drawn with css. You can see how we do this below. 

How do you draw a circle with css?

Add a div element with the class circle. 

HTML

<div class="circle"></div>

Now we have a div, we need to add some styles to it to make it a circle. 

Give it a height and width of 32px and then set the background colour.

CSS

.circle {
  width: 32px;
  height: 32px;
  background: #9C27B0;
}

This is actually just a pink square...

So how to make it a circle?

We can now add a border-radius property to our circle class. We will set the value of this to 50% as this will make the square borders rounded no matter what size we make the circle. 

Like this:

CSS

.circle {
  width: 32px;
  height: 32px;
  background: #9C27B0;
  border-radius: 50%;
}

So now if we change the background to green and the width and height to 200, we will have a large gree circle in addition to our pink circle. 

Add another element with the class circle-green and another class also called circle-green

HTML

<div class="circle-green"></div>

CSS

.circle-green {
  margin:20px;
  width: 200px;
  height: 200px;
  background:green;
  border-radius: 50%;
}

And that is how you can make a div into a circle using CSS. 

Draw a Circle in CSS Demo

View Demo Full Screen View Demo New Tab

Draw a Circle in CSS Code

HTML

<div class="circle"></div>
<div class="circle-green"></div>

CSS

.circle {
  width: 32px;
  height: 32px;
  background: #9C27B0;
  border-radius: 50%;
}

.circle-green {
  margin:20px;
  width: 200px;
  height: 200px;
  background:green;
  border-radius: 50%;
}

No Items Found.

Add Comment
Type in a Nick Name here
 
Search Code
Search Code by entering your search text above.
Welcome to CSSBundle.com

Hi there and welcome to CSSBundle. Here at CSS Bundle we aim to find the best css and javascript bundles and demos and add them here to make them easy to find all in one place.

If you would like to stay up to date with our latest updates you can subscribe to our mailing list where we will send you one email per week with the latest updates, no spam emails just the latest updates.

Random Quote


Latest Code
css animations Falling Stars CSS Animation html Video different sources on screen sizes video embed html responsive css animations Animated Triangles on Canvas JS HTML HTML Canvas Instant colour fill with HTML Canvas javascript Transform Text into Images using SnapText JS CSS Tools Fancy Border Radius CSS Generator Tool - spin animation keyframes CSS Tools CSS Drop Filter Shadow Creator CSS Slider A CSS and HTML Only Carousel Slider CSS Z-Index Z-Index Code Front - CSS to change z-index when element is active sections section with image to the right text to the left gradient Sections Two Clickable Logo Promo Box Section Foundation HTML CSS Sections Inline Contact Form Formatting HTML CSS Sections Overview full width section in Poppins font with light gray background using foundation Interactive Images Map Image with Easy Dots and Titles using only CSS HTML Sections Social Header Links easy Drop in Code with Font Awesome Icons Sections Responsive Friendly Subscribe to our Newsletter Section CSS Tips Create a button with CSS, HTML and Center it! CSS Text Formatting Truncate Text to an amount of lines using line-clamp CSS Positions Item Positioning in CSS CSS Tips Draw a Circle in CSS css animations Magical Text Effect Bootstrap 4.2 Kitchen Sink CSS Frameworks Make your site look like windows 7 CSS Backgrounds Fancy up your banner image hero sections using overlay gradients CSS Modal Floating Modal Message Fixed on the Bottom of the Screen CSS Modal Create a modal with only CSS css grid display items in a css grid CSS Text Effects Using the selection selector to change the default highlight color Text Truncate your Text with CSS CSS Cursors Change your cursor into an Emoji Cursor or Image Cursor CSS How to Center Everything or Anything with CSS CSS Animations Smooth Scrolling with just CSS CSS Animations Radial Glow under cursor on box hover over effect CSS Shadows Using a filter drop shadow for transparent images CSS Animations Pure CSS 3D Flipping Book with Animations CSS Create a checkerboard background pattern with CSS CSS Animations button animations hover and fill animation CSS Animations button on focus swing animation CSS Animations Animated Button Border when Active Quick CSS create a border with top triangle in css CSS Animations Single Element CSS Spinners CSS Animations CSS Shake - Shake up your elements CSS Framework NES-style(8bit-like) CSS Framework CSS Tips Why to use a CSS Reset? Web Developer Checklists Front-End Checklist Icons Font Awesome Icons CSS Animation Animate Stuff with Animate.css CSS Animations Check Wave Click a Checkbox and Watch the Animation Animation Cloudy spiral animation with CSS3 Notifications Toast Messages and Notifications Standalone Library no JQuery - notify.js