Positions and Movement of the Eyes

To see the normal movement of the eyes and the muscles involved as well as examples of how some conditions effect the movement, please select a point of gaze by clicking one of the buttons around the eye below.

Nine Points of Gaze

up and right Up up and left right left down and right down down and left

Positions and movement of the eyes. A project produced by Paul Duvall (eLearning Unit), Stuart Feltham (eLearning Unit) and Anna O'Connor (Directorate of Orthoptics and Vision Science) from the University of Liverpool. Animations produced by Scott Dingwall.

© University of Liverpool & Scott Dingwall for the Directorate of Orthoptics and Vision Science.