Getting started (1)Display a mapStyles (11)Add a default markerAdd an animated icon to the mapAdd a generated icon to the mapGenerate and add a missing icon to the mapAdd a stretchable image to the mapAdd an icon to the mapDisplay a map with a custom styleRender world copiesDisplay a satellite mapChange a map's styleDisplay a mapLayers (40)Display buildings in 3DExtrude polygons for 3D indoor mappingAdd a 3D modelAdd an animated icon to the mapAdd a generated icon to the mapGenerate and add a missing icon to the mapAdd a stretchable image to the mapAdd an icon to the mapAdjust a layer's opacityAnimate a lineAnimate a series of imagesAnimate a pointChange building color based on zoom levelChange the case of labelsDisplay HTML clusters with custom propertiesCreate and style clustersChange a layer's color with buttonsAdd a custom style layerStyle circles with a data-driven propertyStyle lines with a data-driven propertyDisplay and style rich text labelsAdd a pattern to a polygonAdd a new layer below labelsAdd a GeoJSON lineDraw GeoJSON pointsAdd a GeoJSON polygonCreate a heatmap layerAdd hillshadingAdd an imageDisplay line that crosses 180th meridianCreate a gradient line using an expressionAdd multiple geometries from one GeoJSON sourceStyle ocean depth dataShow and hide layersChange worldview of administrative boundariesUpdate a choropleth layer by zoom levelVariable label placementAdd a videoVisualize population densityUse a fallback imageSources (16)Animate a lineAnimate a series of imagesAnimate a pointAdd a canvas sourceJoin local JSON data with vector tile geometriesAdd hillshadingAdd an imageDisplay line that crosses 180th meridianAdd live realtime dataUpdate a feature in realtimeAdd a raster tile sourceAdd a third party vector tile sourceCreate a time sliderAdd a vector tile sourceAdd a videoAdd a WMS sourceUser interaction (27)Adjust a layer's opacityCustomize camera animationsCenter the map on a clicked symbolChange a layer's color with buttonsAnimate 3D buildings based on ambient soundsDisable map rotationCreate a draggable MarkerCreate a draggable pointFilter features within map viewFilter symbols by text inputFilter symbols by toggling a listCreate a hover effectDisplay a non-interactive mapChange a map's languageMeasure distancesGet coordinates of the mouse pointerHighlight features containing similar dataSelect features around a clicked pointGet features under the mouse pointerRestrict map panning to an areaChange a map's styleCreate a time sliderToggle interactionsChange worldview of administrative boundariesUpdate a choropleth layer by zoom levelHighlight features within a bounding boxFit to the bounds of a LineStringCamera (13)Animate map camera around a pointAnimate a point along a routeCustomize camera animationsCenter the map on a clicked symbolFit a map to a bounding boxSlowly fly to a locationFly to a locationNavigate the map with game-like controlsJump to a series of locationsOffset the vanishing point using paddingPlay map locations as a slideshowFly to a location based on scroll positionSet pitch and bearingControls and overlays (17)Animate a markerChange the default position for attributionAdd custom icons with MarkersDisable scroll zoomView a fullscreen mapLocate the userSwipe between mapsDisplay driving directionsShow drawn polygon areaAdd a geocoderAdd a marker using a place nameDisplay map navigation controlsShow polygon information on clickDisplay a popup on clickDisplay a popup on hoverDisplay a popupAttach a popup to a marker instanceGeocoder (10)Supplement forward geocoding search results from another data sourceAccept coordinates as input to a geocoderLimit geocoder results to a named regionUse a custom render function with a geocoderUse the geocoder without a mapPlace the geocoder input outside the mapUse a custom camera animation with a geocoderLocalize the geocoder to a given languageAdd a geocoderSet a point after Geocoder resultBrowser support (1)Check if Mapbox GL JS is supportedInternationalization support (2)Use locally generated ideographsAdd support for right-to-left scripts

Center the map on a clicked symbol

Using events and flyTo to center the map on a symbol.

<!DOCTYPE html>
<html>
<head>
<meta charset="utf-8" />
<title>Center the map on a clicked symbol</title>
<meta name="viewport" content="initial-scale=1,maximum-scale=1,user-scalable=no" />
<script src="https://api.mapbox.com/mapbox-gl-js/v1.12.0/mapbox-gl.js"></script>
<link href="https://api.mapbox.com/mapbox-gl-js/v1.12.0/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>
// TO MAKE THE MAP APPEAR YOU MUST
// ADD YOUR ACCESS TOKEN FROM
// https://account.mapbox.com
mapboxgl.accessToken = '<your access token here>';
var map = new mapboxgl.Map({
container: 'map',
style: 'mapbox://styles/mapbox/light-v10',
center: [-90.96, -0.47],
zoom: 7.5
});
map.on('load', function () {
// Add an image to use as a custom marker
map.loadImage(
'https://docs.mapbox.com/mapbox-gl-js/assets/custom_marker.png',
function (error, image) {
if (error) throw error;
map.addImage('custom-marker', image);
// Add a GeoJSON source with 3 points.
map.addSource('points', {
'type': 'geojson',
'data': {
'type': 'FeatureCollection',
'features': [
{
'type': 'Feature',
'properties': {},
'geometry': {
'type': 'Point',
'coordinates': [
-91.395263671875,
-0.9145729757782163
]
}
},
{
'type': 'Feature',
'properties': {},
'geometry': {
'type': 'Point',
'coordinates': [
-90.32958984375,
-0.6344474832838974
]
}
},
{
'type': 'Feature',
'properties': {},
'geometry': {
'type': 'Point',
'coordinates': [
-91.34033203125,
0.01647949196029245
]
}
}
]
}
});
// Add a symbol layer
map.addLayer({
'id': 'symbols',
'type': 'symbol',
'source': 'points',
'layout': {
'icon-image': 'custom-marker'
}
});
}
);
// Center the map on the coordinates of any clicked symbol from the 'symbols' layer.
map.on('click', 'symbols', function (e) {
map.flyTo({
center: e.features[0].geometry.coordinates
});
});
// Change the cursor to a pointer when the it enters a feature in the 'symbols' layer.
map.on('mouseenter', 'symbols', function () {
map.getCanvas().style.cursor = 'pointer';
});
// Change it back to a pointer when it leaves.
map.on('mouseleave', 'symbols', function () {
map.getCanvas().style.cursor = '';
});
});
</script>
</body>
</html>
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