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Leaflet Locate

Add a find me control that sets the map view to the current coordinates a user is in the world.

<!DOCTYPE html>
<meta charset=utf-8 />
<title>Leaflet Locate</title>
<meta name='viewport' content='initial-scale=1,maximum-scale=1,user-scalable=no' />
<script src='https://api.mapbox.com/mapbox.js/v3.3.1/mapbox.js'></script>
<link href='https://api.mapbox.com/mapbox.js/v3.3.1/mapbox.css' rel='stylesheet' />
  body { margin:0; padding:0; }
  #map { position:absolute; top:0; bottom:0; width:100%; }
<script src='https://api.mapbox.com/mapbox.js/plugins/leaflet-locatecontrol/v0.43.0/L.Control.Locate.min.js'></script>
<link href='https://api.mapbox.com/mapbox.js/plugins/leaflet-locatecontrol/v0.43.0/L.Control.Locate.mapbox.css' rel='stylesheet' />
<!--[if lt IE 9]>
<link href='https://api.mapbox.com/mapbox.js/plugins/leaflet-locatecontrol/v0.43.0/L.Control.Locate.ie.css' rel='stylesheet' />
<link href='https://api.mapbox.com/mapbox.js/plugins/leaflet-locatecontrol/v0.43.0/css/font-awesome.min.css' rel='stylesheet' />

<div id='map'></div>
L.mapbox.accessToken = '<your access token here>';
    var map = L.mapbox.map('map')
      .setView([0, 0], 4)

to create your own custom map and use it in this example.
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