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Hue Rotate

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Utilities for applying hue-rotate filters to an element.

Default class reference

-hue-rotate-180--tw-hue-rotate: hue-rotate(-180deg);
-hue-rotate-90--tw-hue-rotate: hue-rotate(-90deg);
-hue-rotate-60--tw-hue-rotate: hue-rotate(-60deg);
-hue-rotate-30--tw-hue-rotate: hue-rotate(-30deg);
-hue-rotate-15--tw-hue-rotate: hue-rotate(-15deg);
hue-rotate-0--tw-hue-rotate: hue-rotate(0deg);
hue-rotate-15--tw-hue-rotate: hue-rotate(15deg);
hue-rotate-30--tw-hue-rotate: hue-rotate(30deg);
hue-rotate-60--tw-hue-rotate: hue-rotate(60deg);
hue-rotate-90--tw-hue-rotate: hue-rotate(90deg);
hue-rotate-180--tw-hue-rotate: hue-rotate(180deg);


Use the hue-rotate-{amount} utilities alongside the filter utility to rotate the hue of an element.

<div class="filter hue-rotate-15 ...">
  <!-- ... -->


To control an element’s hue rotation at a specific breakpoint, add a {screen}: prefix to any existing hue-rotate utility. For example, use md:hue-rotate-60 to apply the hue-rotate-60 utility at only medium screen sizes and above.

<div class="filter hue-rotate-15 md:hue-rotate-60 ...">
  <!-- ... -->

For more information about Tailwind’s responsive design features, check out the Responsive Design documentation.


You can customize which hue-rotate utilities are generated using the hueRotate key in the theme section of your tailwind.config.js file.

  // tailwind.config.js
  module.exports = {
    theme: {
+     extend: {
+       hueRotate: {
+         '-270': '-270deg',
+         270: '270deg',
+       }
+     }

Learn more about customizing the default theme in the theme customization documentation.


By default, only responsive variants are generated for hue-rotate utilities.

You can control which variants are generated for the hue-rotate utilities by modifying the hueRotate property in the variants section of your tailwind.config.js file.

For example, this config will also generate hover and focus variants:

  // tailwind.config.js
  module.exports = {
    variants: {
      extend: {
        // ...
+       hueRotate: ['hover', 'focus'],


If you don't plan to use the hue-rotate utilities in your project, you can disable them entirely by setting the hueRotate property to false in the corePlugins section of your config file:

  // tailwind.config.js
  module.exports = {
    corePlugins: {
      // ...
+     hueRotate: false,