Examples

Locate the user

Geolocate the user and then track their current location on the map using the GeolocateControl.

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<!DOCTYPE html>
<html>
<head>
<meta charset='utf-8' />
<title>Locate the user</title>
<meta name='viewport' content='initial-scale=1,maximum-scale=1,user-scalable=no' />
<script src='https://api.tiles.mapbox.com/mapbox-gl-js/v0.53.0/mapbox-gl.js'></script>
<link href='https://api.tiles.mapbox.com/mapbox-gl-js/v0.53.0/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', // container id
style: 'mapbox://styles/mapbox/streets-v9',
center: [-96, 37.8], // starting position
zoom: 3 // starting zoom
});
// Add geolocate control to the map.
map.addControl(new mapboxgl.GeolocateControl({
positionOptions: {
enableHighAccuracy: true
},
trackUserLocation: true
}));
</script>
</body>
</html>