Tk - Canvas Arc Widget


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Arc widget is used to draw an arc in canvas. The syntax for arc widget is shown below −

canvasName create arc x1 y1 x2 y2 options

x1 y1 and x2 y2 are the end points of an arc.

Options

The options available for the arc widget are listed below in the following table −

Sr.No. Syntax & Description
1

-fill color

The fill color fills the arc with the color.

2

-start angle

The start location in degrees for this arc. The default is 0.

3

-extent angle

The number of degrees to extend the arc from the start position. The default is 90 degrees.

4

-style styleType

The style of arc to draw. The options are pieslice, chord and arc.

A simple example for arc widget is shown below −

#!/usr/bin/wish

canvas .myCanvas -background red -width 100 -height 100 
pack .myCanvas
.myCanvas create arc 10 10 80 80 -fill yellow

When we run the above program, we will get the following output −

Canvas Arc Example
tk_canvas_widgets.htm
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