Reference for Processing version 1.2. If you have a previous version, use the reference included with your software. If you see any errors or have suggestions, please let us know.
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Name 
ellipse() 
Examples 
ellipse(56, 46, 55, 55); 
Description 
Draws an ellipse (oval) in the display window. An ellipse with an equal width and height is a circle. The first two parameters set the location, the third sets the width, and the fourth sets the height. The origin may be changed with the ellipseMode() function. 
Syntax 
ellipse(x, y, width, height) 
Parameters 
x 
int or float: xcoordinate of the ellipse 
y 
int or float: ycoordinate of the ellipse 
width 
int or float: width of the ellipse 
height 
int or float: height of the ellipse 

Returns 
None 
Usage 
Web & Application 
Related 
ellipseMode()

Updated on June 14, 2010 12:05:29pm EDT