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Localizing in Google Maps

In this example you will learn how to localizing google map api by using google maps API javascript library.

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

var lat_lng = {lat: 20.08672, lng: 78.42444};
  var map = new google.maps.Map(document.getElementById('map'), {
    zoom: 6,
    center: lat_lng, 
    mapTypeId: google.maps.MapTypeId.ROADMAP
  });

Localizing in Google Maps Example

<!DOCTYPE html>  
<html>  
<head><!-- www.techstrikers.com --> 
<title>Localizing Google Map API</title>
  <style>
 html, body {  
	height: 100%;  
	margin: 0;  
	padding: 0;  
  }  
  #map {  
	height: 99%; 
	 width: 99%;
  }
</style>
//loading google maps by using API javascript library
<script async defer src="https://maps.googleapis.com/maps/api/js?
signed_in=true&callback=initialize"> </script> 
<script> 
//initializing google maps API
function initialize() {
   var lat_lng = {lat: 20.08672, lng: 78.42444};
  var map = new google.maps.Map(document.getElementById('map'), {
    zoom: 6,
    center: lat_lng, 
    mapTypeId: google.maps.MapTypeId.ROADMAP
  });
}
</script>
</head>
<body>
<div id="map"></div>
</body>
</html>

Above example will produce following output