on my SVG and am trying capture the x & y coordinate of the moved element to be output to the console, can this even be done?
Sure it can. console.log the element’s x and y position, at the end of the drag, before you tell the code to forget what element you’re dragging around.
I uploaded the example and tried to see if I can get the x/y coordinates of the elements if I drag them, am I on the right track here?
Well, what happens in the console when you move something?
when I drag an element, it shows
start X: 993
start Y: 74
end X: 1018
end Y: 124
But isnt that some other coordinates (page?) and arent I looking for ones inside the viewbox of the SVG
viewBox="0 0 30 20"
so shouldnt the x & ys be within that space?
did you try to put it into var?
Hi @lurtnowski, did you have a look at the section about getting the coordinates in the article from your OP?