jQuery mousemove() with Examples

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The mousemove() method in jQuery is used to trigger the mousemove event. It occurs whenever the mouse pointer moves within the selected element.

Syntax

The syntax is as follows−

$(selector).mousemove(func)

Example

Let us now see an example to implement the jQuery mousemove() method

 Live Demo

<!DOCTYPE html>
<html>
<head>
<script src="https://ajax.googleapis.com/ajax/libs/jquery/3.4.1/jquery.min.js"></script>
<script>
   $(document).ready(function(){
      $("h2").mouseenter(function(){
         $("h2").css("color", "red");
      });
      $("h2").mouseleave(function(){
         $("h2").css("color", "blue");
      });
      $("h2").mousemove(function(event){
         $("p").text("x = "+event.pageX + ", y = " + event.pageY);
      });
   });
</script>
</head>
<body>
<h2>Demo Heading</h2>
<p></p>
</body>
</html>

Output

This will produce the following output −

Now, when the mouse cursor is placed and moved on the heading h2, then the coordinates are visible −

raja
Updated on 30-Dec-2019 07:57:30

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