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Add RightClick Event Listener on Maps

In this example you will learn how to add Rightclick Event Listener to google map. This event fires when the DOM contextmenu event is fired on the map container.

Here you can view the output of the example and you can also "try it yourself" by clicking on "Live Demo" button given at the bottom.

Syntax

//Adding rightclick event listener here
  map.addListener('rightclick', function() {  
    document.getElementById('panel').innerHTML  = 'Rightclick Event';
    window.setTimeout(function() {  
      document.getElementById('panel').innerHTML = '';
    }, 2000);  
  });

Add RightClick Event Listener on Maps Example

<!DOCTYPE html>  
<html>  
  <head>  <!-- www.techstrikers.com -->  
    <title>Rightclick Event</title>  
    <meta name="viewport" content="initial-scale=1.0, user-scalable=no">  
    <meta charset="utf-8">  
    <style>  
      html, body {  
        height: 100%;  
        margin: 0;  
        padding: 0;  
      }  
      #map {  
        height: 99%;
        width: 99%;
      }
#panel {    
  position: absolute;    
  top: 230px;    
  left: 40%;    
  z-index: 5;    
  padding: 0px;    
  border: 0px solid #999;    
  text-align: center; 
  background:#0000FF;
  width:150px;
  color:#fff;
}    
 
#panel, .panel {    
  font-family: 'Roboto','sans-serif';    
  line-height: 30px;    
  padding-left: 10px;    
}    
  
#panel select, #panel input, .panel select, .panel input {    
  font-size: 15px;    
}    
  
#panel select, .panel select {    
  width: 100%;    
}    
  
#panel i, .panel i {    
  font-size: 12px;    
} 
    </style>  
    
    <script src="https://maps.googleapis.com/maps/api/js?signed_in=true&callback=initMap" async defer>  
    </script>  
    <script>  
function initMap() {  
  var lat_lng = {lat: 22.08672, lng: 79.42444};   
  
  var map = new google.maps.Map(document.getElementById('map'), {  
    zoom: 6,  
    center: lat_lng  
  });  
  //Adding rightclick event listener here
  map.addListener('rightclick', function() {  
    document.getElementById('panel').innerHTML  = 'Rightclick Event';
    window.setTimeout(function() {  
      document.getElementById('panel').innerHTML = '';
    }, 2000);  
  });  
}  
  </script>  
  </head>  
  <body> 
    <div id="panel"></div>
    <div id="map"></div>  
  </body>  
</html>

Above example will produce following output