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Offset the vanishing point using padding

Offset the center or vanishing point of the map to reduce distortion when floating elements are displayed over the map.

<!DOCTYPE html>
<html>
<head>
<meta charset="utf-8">
<title>Offset the vanishing point using padding</title>
<meta name="viewport" content="initial-scale=1,maximum-scale=1,user-scalable=no">
<link href="https://api.mapbox.com/mapbox-gl-js/v2.1.1/mapbox-gl.css" rel="stylesheet">
<script src="https://api.mapbox.com/mapbox-gl-js/v2.1.1/mapbox-gl.js"></script>
<style>
body { margin: 0; padding: 0; }
#map { position: absolute; top: 0; bottom: 0; width: 100%; }
</style>
</head>
<body>
<style>
.rounded-rect {
background: white;
border-radius: 10px;
box-shadow: 0 0 50px -25px black;
}
.flex-center {
position: absolute;
display: flex;
justify-content: center;
align-items: center;
}
.flex-center.left {
left: 0px;
}
.flex-center.right {
right: 0px;
}
.sidebar-content {
position: absolute;
width: 95%;
height: 95%;
font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif;
font-size: 32px;
color: gray;
}
.sidebar-toggle {
position: absolute;
width: 1.3em;
height: 1.3em;
overflow: visible;
display: flex;
justify-content: center;
align-items: center;
}
.sidebar-toggle.left {
right: -1.5em;
}
.sidebar-toggle.right {
left: -1.5em;
}
.sidebar-toggle:hover {
color: #0aa1cf;
cursor: pointer;
}
.sidebar {
transition: transform 1s;
z-index: 1;
width: 300px;
height: 100%;
}
/*
The sidebar styling has them "expanded" by default, we use CSS transforms to push them offscreen
The toggleSidebar() function removes this class from the element in order to expand it.
*/
.left.collapsed {
transform: translateX(-295px);
}
.right.collapsed {
transform: translateX(295px);
}
</style>
<div id="map">
<div id="left" class="sidebar flex-center left collapsed">
<div class="sidebar-content rounded-rect flex-center">
Left Sidebar
<div class="sidebar-toggle rounded-rect left" onclick="toggleSidebar('left')">
&rarr;
</div>
</div>
</div>
<div id="right" class="sidebar flex-center right collapsed">
<div class="sidebar-content rounded-rect flex-center">
Right Sidebar
<div class="sidebar-toggle rounded-rect right" onclick="toggleSidebar('right')">
&larr;
</div>
</div>
</div>
</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 center = [-77.01866, 38.888];
var map = new mapboxgl.Map({
container: 'map',
zoom: 12.5,
center: center,
pitch: 60,
style: 'mapbox://styles/mapbox/streets-v11'
});
new mapboxgl.Marker().setLngLat(center).addTo(map);
function toggleSidebar(id) {
var elem = document.getElementById(id);
var classes = elem.className.split(' ');
var collapsed = classes.indexOf('collapsed') !== -1;
var padding = {};
if (collapsed) {
// Remove the 'collapsed' class from the class list of the element, this sets it back to the expanded state.
classes.splice(classes.indexOf('collapsed'), 1);
padding[id] = 300; // In px, matches the width of the sidebars set in .sidebar CSS class
map.easeTo({
padding: padding,
duration: 1000 // In ms, CSS transition duration property for the sidebar matches this value
});
} else {
padding[id] = 0;
// Add the 'collapsed' class to the class list of the element
classes.push('collapsed');
map.easeTo({
padding: padding,
duration: 1000
});
}
// Update the class list on the element
elem.className = classes.join(' ');
}
map.on('load', function () {
toggleSidebar('left');
});
</script>
</body>
</html>