Location: hash

The hash property of the Location interface returns a USVString containing a '#' followed by the fragment identifier of the URL — the ID on the page that the URL is trying to target.

The fragment is not percent-decoded. If the URL does not have a fragment identifier, this property contains an empty string, "".

Syntax

string = object.hash;
object.hash = string;

Examples

<a id="myAnchor" href="/en-US/docs/Location.href#Examples">Examples</a>
<script>
  var anchor = document.getElementById("myAnchor");
  console.log(anchor.hash); // Returns '#Examples'
</script>

Specifications

Specification Status Comment
HTML Living Standard
The definition of 'hash' in that specification.
Living Standard Initial definition

Browser compatibility

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