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jquery.position.js
jQuery.fn.extend({
position: function() {
if ( !this[0] ) {
return null;
}
var elem = this[0],
// Get *real* offsetParent
offsetParent = this.offsetParent(),
// Get correct offsets
offset = this.offset(),
parentOffset = /^body|html$/i.test(offsetParent[0].nodeName) ? { top: 0, left: 0 } : offsetParent.offset();
// Subtract element margins
// note: when an element has margin: auto the offsetLeft and marginLeft
// are the same in Safari causing offset.left to incorrectly be 0
offset.top -= parseFloat( jQuery.curCSS(elem, "marginTop", true) ) || 0;
offset.left -= parseFloat( jQuery.curCSS(elem, "marginLeft", true) ) || 0;
// Add offsetParent borders
parentOffset.top += parseFloat( jQuery.curCSS(offsetParent[0], "borderTopWidth", true) ) || 0;
parentOffset.left += parseFloat( jQuery.curCSS(offsetParent[0], "borderLeftWidth", true) ) || 0;
// Subtract the two offsets
return {
top: offset.top - parentOffset.top,
left: offset.left - parentOffset.left
};
},
offsetParent: function() {
return this.map(function() {
var offsetParent = this.offsetParent || document.body;
while ( offsetParent && (!/^body|html$/i.test(offsetParent.nodeName) && jQuery.css(offsetParent, "position") === "static") ) {
offsetParent = offsetParent.offsetParent;
}
return offsetParent;
});
}
});
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