Aspect Ratio

AspectRatio component is used to embed responsive videos and maps, etc. It uses a very common padding hack to achieve this.

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Import#

import { AspectRatio } from "@chakra-ui/react"

Embed Video#

To embed a video with a specific aspect ratio, use an iframe with src pointing to the link of the video.

Pass the maxWidth prop to AspectRatio to control the width of the content.

// This video will have equal sides
<AspectRatio maxW="560px" ratio={1}>
<iframe
title="naruto"
src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/QhBnZ6NPOY0"
allowFullScreen
/>
</AspectRatio>

Embed Image#

Here's how to embed an image that has a 4 by 3 aspect ratio.

<AspectRatio maxW="400px" ratio={4 / 3}>
<Image src="https://bit.ly/naruto-sage" alt="naruto" objectFit="cover" />
</AspectRatio>

Embed a map#

Here's how to embed a responsive Google map using AspectRatio. To make the map take up the entire width, we can ignore the maxWidth prop.

<AspectRatio ratio={16 / 9}>
<iframe
src="https://www.google.com/maps/embed?pb=!1m18!1m12!1m3!1d3963.952912260219!2d3.375295414770757!3d6.5276316452784755!2m3!1f0!2f0!3f0!3m2!1i1024!2i768!4f13.1!3m3!1m2!1s0x103b8b2ae68280c1%3A0xdc9e87a367c3d9cb!2sLagos!5e0!3m2!1sen!2sng!4v1567723392506!5m2!1sen!2sng"
alt="demo"
/>
</AspectRatio>

Props#

ratio

Description

The aspect ratio of the Box. Common values are: `21/9`, `16/9`, `9/16`, `4/3`, `1.85/1`

Type
number | ResponsiveArray<number> | Partial<Record<string, number>>
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