Represents an animation file (GIF or H.264/MPEG-4 AVC video without sound) to be sent.


Name Type Description
type str Type of the result, must be animation
media Union[str, InputFile] File to send. Pass a file_id to send a file that exists on the Telegram servers (recommended), pass an HTTP URL for Telegram to get a file from the Internet, or pass 'attach://' to upload a new one using multipart/form-data under name.
thumb Optional[Union[InputFile, str]] Optional. Thumbnail of the file sent; can be ignored if thumbnail generation for the file is supported server-side. The thumbnail should be in JPEG format and less than 200 kB in size. A thumbnail‘s width and height should not exceed 320. Ignored if the file is not uploaded using multipart/form-data. Thumbnails can’t be reused and can be only uploaded as a new file, so you can pass 'attach://' if the thumbnail was uploaded using multipart/form-data under .
caption Optional[str] Optional. Caption of the animation to be sent, 0-1024 characters after entities parsing
parse_mode Optional[str] Optional. Mode for parsing entities in the animation caption. See formatting options for more details.
width Optional[int] Optional. Animation width
height Optional[int] Optional. Animation height
duration Optional[int] Optional. Animation duration


  • from aiogram.types import InputMediaAnimation
  • from aiogram.api.types import InputMediaAnimation
  • from aiogram.api.types.input_media_animation import InputMediaAnimation