Instance Property


The translation applied to the node. Animatable.


@property(nonatomic) SCNVector3 position;


The node’s position locates it within the coordinate system of its parent, as modified by the node’s pivot property. The default position is the zero vector, indicating that the node is placed at the origin of the parent node’s coordinate system.

You can animate changes to this property’s value. See Animating SceneKit Content.

See Also

Managing the Node’s Transform (SceneKit Types)


The transform applied to the node relative to its parent. Animatable.


The node’s orientation, expressed as a rotation angle about an axis. Animatable.


The node’s orientation, expressed as pitch, yaw, and roll angles in radians. Animatable.


The node’s orientation, expressed as a quaternion. Animatable.


The scale factor applied to the node. Animatable.


The pivot point for the node’s position, rotation, and scale. Animatable.

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