What is the TypeScript definition for the onWheel event in React?

The right interface for onWheel is WheelEvent

Please continue reading below to see how to use it or read my guide on using React events with TypeScript.

You can also go to the search page 🔍 to find another event.


interface WheelEvent<T = Element> extends MouseEvent<T, NativeWheelEvent> {
    deltaMode: number;
    deltaX: number;
    deltaY: number;
    deltaZ: number;

Full example

import React, { WheelEvent } from 'react';

const App = () => {
  const handleWheelEvent = (e: WheelEvent<HTMLDivElement>) => {
    // Do something

  return <div onWheel={handleWheelEvent}>{/** Some code */}</div>;

export default App;

Attributes that use WheelEvent:

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