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Class Quaternion

Hierarchy

  • Quaternion

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Constructors

constructor

  • new Quaternion(x?: number, y?: number, z?: number, w?: number): Quaternion
  • Creates a new Quaternion from the given floats

    Parameters

    • Optional x: number

      defines the first component (0 by default)

    • Optional y: number

      defines the second component (0 by default)

    • Optional z: number

      defines the third component (0 by default)

    • Optional w: number

      defines the fourth component (1.0 by default)

    Returns Quaternion

Accessors

w

  • get w(): number
  • set w(value: number): any
  • Gets or sets the w coordinate

    Returns number

  • Gets or sets the w coordinate

    Parameters

    • value: number

    Returns any

x

  • get x(): number
  • set x(value: number): any
  • Gets or sets the x coordinate

    Returns number

  • Gets or sets the x coordinate

    Parameters

    • value: number

    Returns any

y

  • get y(): number
  • set y(value: number): any
  • Gets or sets the y coordinate

    Returns number

  • Gets or sets the y coordinate

    Parameters

    • value: number

    Returns any

z

  • get z(): number
  • set z(value: number): any
  • Gets or sets the z coordinate

    Returns number

  • Gets or sets the z coordinate

    Parameters

    • value: number

    Returns any

Methods

addSearch playground for add

  • Adds two quaternions

    Parameters

    Returns Quaternion

    a new quaternion as the addition result of the given one and the current quaternion

addInPlaceSearch playground for addInPlace

  • Add a quaternion to the current one

    Parameters

    Returns Quaternion

    the current quaternion

asArraySearch playground for asArray

  • asArray(): number[]
  • Copy the quaternion to an array

    Returns number[]

    a new array populated with 4 elements from the quaternion coordinates

cloneSearch playground for clone

  • Clone the current quaternion

    Returns Quaternion

    a new quaternion copied from the current one

conjugateSearch playground for conjugate

  • Conjugates in place (1-q) the current quaternion

    Returns Quaternion

    a new quaternion

conjugateInPlaceSearch playground for conjugateInPlace

  • Conjugates in place (1-q) the current quaternion

    Returns Quaternion

    the current updated quaternion

conjugateToRefSearch playground for conjugateToRef

  • Conjugates (1-q) the current quaternion and stores the result in the given quaternion

    Parameters

    Returns Quaternion

    the current quaternion

copyFromSearch playground for copyFrom

  • Copy a quaternion to the current one

    Parameters

    Returns Quaternion

    the updated current quaternion

copyFromFloatsSearch playground for copyFromFloats

  • copyFromFloats(x: number, y: number, z: number, w: number): Quaternion
  • Updates the current quaternion with the given float coordinates

    Parameters

    • x: number

      defines the x coordinate

    • y: number

      defines the y coordinate

    • z: number

      defines the z coordinate

    • w: number

      defines the w coordinate

    Returns Quaternion

    the updated current quaternion

equalsSearch playground for equals

  • Check if two quaternions are equals

    Parameters

    Returns boolean

    true if the current quaternion and the given one coordinates are strictly equals

equalsWithEpsilonSearch playground for equalsWithEpsilon

  • Gets a boolean if two quaternions are equals (using an epsilon value)

    Parameters

    • otherQuaternion: DeepImmutable<Quaternion>

      defines the other quaternion

    • Optional epsilon: number

      defines the minimal distance to consider equality

    Returns boolean

    true if the given quaternion coordinates are close to the current ones by a distance of epsilon.

fromRotationMatrixSearch playground for fromRotationMatrix

  • Updates the current quaternion from the given rotation matrix values

    Parameters

    Returns Quaternion

    the current updated quaternion

getClassNameSearch playground for getClassName

  • getClassName(): string
  • Gets the class name of the quaternion

    Returns string

    the string "Quaternion"

getHashCodeSearch playground for getHashCode

  • getHashCode(): number
  • Gets a hash code for this quaternion

    Returns number

    the quaternion hash code

lengthSearch playground for length

  • length(): number
  • Gets length of current quaternion

    Returns number

    the quaternion length (float)

multiplySearch playground for multiply

  • Multiplies two quaternions

    Parameters

    Returns Quaternion

    a new quaternion set as the multiplication result of the current one with the given one "q1"

multiplyInPlaceSearch playground for multiplyInPlace

  • Updates the current quaternion with the multiplication of itself with the given one "q1"

    Parameters

    Returns Quaternion

    the currentupdated quaternion

multiplyToRefSearch playground for multiplyToRef

  • Sets the given "result" as the the multiplication result of the current one with the given one "q1"

    Parameters

    Returns Quaternion

    the current quaternion

normalizeSearch playground for normalize

  • Normalize in place the current quaternion

    Returns Quaternion

    the current updated quaternion

scaleSearch playground for scale

  • Multiplies the current quaternion by a scale factor

    Parameters

    • value: number

      defines the scale factor

    Returns Quaternion

    a new quaternion set by multiplying the current quaternion coordinates by the float "scale"

scaleAndAddToRefSearch playground for scaleAndAddToRef

  • Scale the current quaternion values by a factor and add the result to a given quaternion

    Parameters

    • scale: number

      defines the scale factor

    • result: Quaternion

      defines the Quaternion object where to store the result

    Returns Quaternion

    the unmodified current quaternion

scaleInPlaceSearch playground for scaleInPlace

  • Multiplies in place the current quaternion by a scale factor

    Parameters

    • value: number

      defines the scale factor

    Returns Quaternion

    the current modified quaternion

scaleToRefSearch playground for scaleToRef

  • Scale the current quaternion values by a factor and stores the result to a given quaternion

    Parameters

    • scale: number

      defines the scale factor

    • result: Quaternion

      defines the Quaternion object where to store the result

    Returns Quaternion

    the unmodified current quaternion

setSearch playground for set

  • set(x: number, y: number, z: number, w: number): Quaternion
  • Updates the current quaternion from the given float coordinates

    Parameters

    • x: number

      defines the x coordinate

    • y: number

      defines the y coordinate

    • z: number

      defines the z coordinate

    • w: number

      defines the w coordinate

    Returns Quaternion

    the updated current quaternion

subtractSearch playground for subtract

  • Subtract two quaternions

    Parameters

    Returns Quaternion

    a new quaternion as the subtraction result of the given one from the current one

toEulerAnglesSearch playground for toEulerAngles

  • toEulerAngles(order?: string): Vector3
  • Returns a new Vector3 set with the Euler angles translated from the current quaternion

    Parameters

    • Optional order: string

      is a reserved parameter and is ignored for now

    Returns Vector3

    a new Vector3 containing the Euler angles

toEulerAnglesToRefSearch playground for toEulerAnglesToRef

  • Sets the given vector3 "result" with the Euler angles translated from the current quaternion

    Parameters

    • result: Vector3

      defines the vector which will be filled with the Euler angles

    Returns Quaternion

    the current unchanged quaternion

toRotationMatrixSearch playground for toRotationMatrix

  • Updates the given rotation matrix with the current quaternion values

    Parameters

    • result: Matrix

      defines the target matrix

    Returns Quaternion

    the current unchanged quaternion

toStringSearch playground for toString

  • toString(): string
  • Gets a string representation for the current quaternion

    Returns string

    a string with the Quaternion coordinates

Static AreCloseSearch playground for AreClose

  • Checks if the two quaternions are close to each other

    Parameters

    Returns boolean

    true if the two quaternions are close to each other

Static DotSearch playground for Dot

  • Returns the dot product (float) between the quaternions "left" and "right"

    Parameters

    Returns number

    the dot product

Static FromArraySearch playground for FromArray

  • Creates a new quaternion from data stored into an array

    Parameters

    • array: DeepImmutable<ArrayLike<number>>

      defines the data source

    • Optional offset: number

      defines the offset in the source array where the data starts

    Returns Quaternion

    a new quaternion

Static FromArrayToRefSearch playground for FromArrayToRef

  • Updates the given quaternion "result" from the starting index of the given array.

    Parameters

    • array: DeepImmutable<ArrayLike<number>>

      the array to pull values from

    • offset: number

      the offset into the array to start at

    • result: Quaternion

      the quaternion to store the result in

    Returns void

Static FromEulerAnglesSearch playground for FromEulerAngles

  • FromEulerAngles(x: number, y: number, z: number): Quaternion
  • Create a quaternion from Euler rotation angles

    Parameters

    • x: number

      Pitch

    • y: number

      Yaw

    • z: number

      Roll

    Returns Quaternion

    the new Quaternion

Static FromEulerAnglesToRefSearch playground for FromEulerAnglesToRef

  • Updates a quaternion from Euler rotation angles

    Parameters

    • x: number

      Pitch

    • y: number

      Yaw

    • z: number

      Roll

    • result: Quaternion

      the quaternion to store the result

    Returns Quaternion

    the updated quaternion

Static FromEulerVectorSearch playground for FromEulerVector

  • Create a quaternion from Euler rotation vector

    Parameters

    Returns Quaternion

    the new Quaternion

Static FromEulerVectorToRefSearch playground for FromEulerVectorToRef

  • Updates a quaternion from Euler rotation vector

    Parameters

    Returns Quaternion

    the updated quaternion

Static FromLookDirectionLHSearch playground for FromLookDirectionLH

  • Creates a new rotation value to orient an object to look towards the given forward direction, the up direction being oriented like "up". This function works in left handed mode

    Parameters

    • forward: DeepImmutable<Vector3>

      defines the forward direction - Must be normalized and orthogonal to up.

    • up: DeepImmutable<Vector3>

      defines the up vector for the entity - Must be normalized and orthogonal to forward.

    Returns Quaternion

    A new quaternion oriented toward the specified forward and up.

Static FromLookDirectionLHToRefSearch playground for FromLookDirectionLHToRef

  • Creates a new rotation value to orient an object to look towards the given forward direction with the up direction being oriented like "up", and stores it in the target quaternion. This function works in left handed mode

    Parameters

    • forward: DeepImmutable<Vector3>

      defines the forward direction - Must be normalized and orthogonal to up.

    • up: DeepImmutable<Vector3>

      defines the up vector for the entity - Must be normalized and orthogonal to forward.

    • ref: Quaternion

      defines the target quaternion.

    Returns void

Static FromLookDirectionRHSearch playground for FromLookDirectionRH

  • Creates a new rotation value to orient an object to look towards the given forward direction, the up direction being oriented like "up". This function works in right handed mode

    Parameters

    • forward: DeepImmutable<Vector3>

      defines the forward direction - Must be normalized and orthogonal to up.

    • up: DeepImmutable<Vector3>

      defines the up vector for the entity - Must be normalized and orthogonal to forward.

    Returns Quaternion

    A new quaternion oriented toward the specified forward and up.

Static FromLookDirectionRHToRefSearch playground for FromLookDirectionRHToRef

  • Creates a new rotation value to orient an object to look towards the given forward direction with the up direction being oriented like "up", and stores it in the target quaternion. This function works in right handed mode

    Parameters

    • forward: DeepImmutable<Vector3>

      defines the forward direction - Must be normalized and orthogonal to up.

    • up: DeepImmutable<Vector3>

      defines the up vector for the entity - Must be normalized and orthogonal to forward.

    • ref: Quaternion

      defines the target quaternion.

    Returns void

Static FromRotationMatrixSearch playground for FromRotationMatrix

  • Creates a new quaternion from a rotation matrix

    Parameters

    Returns Quaternion

    a new quaternion created from the given rotation matrix values

Static FromRotationMatrixToRefSearch playground for FromRotationMatrixToRef

  • Updates the given quaternion with the given rotation matrix values

    Parameters

    Returns void

Static FromUnitVectorsToRefSearch playground for FromUnitVectorsToRef

  • Updates a quaternion so that it rotates vector vecFrom to vector vecTo

    Parameters

    Returns Quaternion

    the updated quaternion

Static HermiteSearch playground for Hermite

Static IdentitySearch playground for Identity

  • Creates an identity quaternion

    Returns Quaternion

    the identity quaternion

Static InverseSearch playground for Inverse

  • Inverse a given quaternion

    Parameters

    Returns Quaternion

    a new quaternion as the inverted current quaternion

Static InverseToRefSearch playground for InverseToRef

  • Inverse a given quaternion

    Parameters

    • q: Quaternion

      defines the source quaternion

    • result: Quaternion

      the quaternion the result will be stored in

    Returns Quaternion

    the result quaternion

Static IsIdentitySearch playground for IsIdentity

  • Gets a boolean indicating if the given quaternion is identity

    Parameters

    Returns boolean

    true if the quaternion is identity

Static RotationAlphaBetaGammaSearch playground for RotationAlphaBetaGamma

  • RotationAlphaBetaGamma(alpha: number, beta: number, gamma: number): Quaternion
  • Creates a new quaternion from the given Euler float angles expressed in z-x-z orientation

    Parameters

    • alpha: number

      defines the rotation around first axis

    • beta: number

      defines the rotation around second axis

    • gamma: number

      defines the rotation around third axis

    Returns Quaternion

    the new quaternion

Static RotationAlphaBetaGammaToRefSearch playground for RotationAlphaBetaGammaToRef

  • RotationAlphaBetaGammaToRef(alpha: number, beta: number, gamma: number, result: Quaternion): void
  • Creates a new quaternion from the given Euler float angles expressed in z-x-z orientation and stores it in the target quaternion

    Parameters

    • alpha: number

      defines the rotation around first axis

    • beta: number

      defines the rotation around second axis

    • gamma: number

      defines the rotation around third axis

    • result: Quaternion

      defines the target quaternion

    Returns void

Static RotationAxisSearch playground for RotationAxis

  • Creates a quaternion from a rotation around an axis

    Parameters

    Returns Quaternion

    a new quaternion created from the given axis (Vector3) and angle in radians (float)

Static RotationAxisToRefSearch playground for RotationAxisToRef

  • Creates a rotation around an axis and stores it into the given quaternion

    Parameters

    Returns Quaternion

    the target quaternion

Static RotationQuaternionFromAxisSearch playground for RotationQuaternionFromAxis

  • Creates a new quaternion containing the rotation value to reach the target (axis1, axis2, axis3) orientation as a rotated XYZ system (axis1, axis2 and axis3 are normalized during this operation)

    Parameters

    Returns Quaternion

    the new quaternion

Static RotationQuaternionFromAxisToRefSearch playground for RotationQuaternionFromAxisToRef

  • Creates a rotation value to reach the target (axis1, axis2, axis3) orientation as a rotated XYZ system (axis1, axis2 and axis3 are normalized during this operation) and stores it in the target quaternion

    Parameters

    Returns void

Static RotationYawPitchRollSearch playground for RotationYawPitchRoll

  • RotationYawPitchRoll(yaw: number, pitch: number, roll: number): Quaternion
  • Creates a new quaternion from the given Euler float angles (y, x, z)

    Parameters

    • yaw: number

      defines the rotation around Y axis

    • pitch: number

      defines the rotation around X axis

    • roll: number

      defines the rotation around Z axis

    Returns Quaternion

    the new quaternion

Static RotationYawPitchRollToRefSearch playground for RotationYawPitchRollToRef

  • RotationYawPitchRollToRef(yaw: number, pitch: number, roll: number, result: Quaternion): void
  • Creates a new rotation from the given Euler float angles (y, x, z) and stores it in the target quaternion

    Parameters

    • yaw: number

      defines the rotation around Y axis

    • pitch: number

      defines the rotation around X axis

    • roll: number

      defines the rotation around Z axis

    • result: Quaternion

      defines the target quaternion

    Returns void

Static SlerpSearch playground for Slerp

  • Interpolates between two quaternions

    Parameters

    Returns Quaternion

    the new interpolated quaternion

Static SlerpToRefSearch playground for SlerpToRef

  • Interpolates between two quaternions and stores it into a target quaternion

    Parameters

    Returns void

Static ZeroSearch playground for Zero

  • Creates an empty quaternion

    Returns Quaternion

    a new quaternion set to (0.0, 0.0, 0.0)

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