Ellipse#

Qualified name: manim.mobject.geometry.arc.Ellipse

class Ellipse(width=2, height=1, **kwargs)[source]#

Bases: Circle

A circular shape; oval, circle.

Parameters
  • width (float) – The horizontal width of the ellipse.

  • height (float) – The vertical height of the ellipse.

  • kwargs – Additional arguments to be passed to Circle.

Examples

Example: EllipseExample

../_images/EllipseExample-1.png
from manim import *

class EllipseExample(Scene):
    def construct(self):
        ellipse_1 = Ellipse(width=2.0, height=4.0, color=BLUE_B)
        ellipse_2 = Ellipse(width=4.0, height=1.0, color=BLUE_D)
        ellipse_group = Group(ellipse_1,ellipse_2).arrange(buff=1)
        self.add(ellipse_group)

Methods

Attributes

animate

Used to animate the application of any method of self.

animation_overrides

color

depth

The depth of the mobject.

fill_color

If there are multiple colors (for gradient) this returns the first one

height

The height of the mobject.

sheen_factor

stroke_color

width

The width of the mobject.