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Add an icon to the map

Add an icon to the map from an external URL and use it in a symbol layer.

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<!DOCTYPE html>
<html>
<head>
<meta charset='utf-8' />
<title>Add an icon to the map</title>
<meta name='viewport' content='initial-scale=1,maximum-scale=1,user-scalable=no' />
<script src='https://api.tiles.mapbox.com/mapbox-gl-js/v1.0.0/mapbox-gl.js'></script>
<link href='https://api.tiles.mapbox.com/mapbox-gl-js/v1.0.0/mapbox-gl.css' rel='stylesheet' />
<style>
body { margin:0; padding:0; }
#map { position:absolute; top:0; bottom:0; width:100%; }
</style>
</head>
<body>
<div id='map'></div>
<script>
mapboxgl.accessToken = '<your access token here>';
var map = new mapboxgl.Map({
container: 'map',
style: 'mapbox://styles/mapbox/streets-v11'
});
map.on('load', function() {
map.loadImage('https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/thumb/6/60/Cat_silhouette.svg/400px-Cat_silhouette.svg.png', function(error, image) {
if (error) throw error;
map.addImage('cat', image);
map.addLayer({
"id": "points",
"type": "symbol",
"source": {
"type": "geojson",
"data": {
"type": "FeatureCollection",
"features": [{
"type": "Feature",
"geometry": {
"type": "Point",
"coordinates": [0, 0]
}
}]
}
},
"layout": {
"icon-image": "cat",
"icon-size": 0.25
}
});
});
});
</script>
</body>
</html>