<gs> (Gradient stops)

This element defines a gradient stop. A gradient stop consists of a position where the stop appears in the color band.

Parent Elements


Child Elements


<hslClr> (Hue, Saturation, Luminance Color Model)


<prstClr> (Preset Color)


<schemeClr> (Scheme Color)


<scrgbClr> (RGB Color Model - Percentage Variant)


<srgbClr> (RGB Color Model - Hex Variant)


<sysClr> (System Color)




<pos> (Position)

Specifies where this gradient stop should appear in the color band. This position is specified in the range [0%, 100%], which corresponds to the beginning and the end of the color band respectively.

The possible values for this attribute are defined by the ST_PositiveFixedPercentage simple type (§

The following XML Schema fragment defines the contents of this element:

<complexType name="CT_GradientStop">
	<group ref="EG_ColorChoice" minOccurs="1" maxOccurs="1"/>
	<attribute name="pos" type="ST_PositiveFixedPercentage" use="required"/>