MapQuest.js, options)

Create and configure a map class with layers, markers, and interactivity.


L.mapquest.key = 'KEY';

// 'map' refers to a <div> element with the ID map'map', {
  center: [37.7749, -122.4194],
  // L.mapquest.tileLayer('map') is the MapQuest map tile layer
  layers: L.mapquest.tileLayer('map'),
  zoom: 12


  • element required string

    Must be the id of an element, or a DOM element reference.

  • options object

    Can have the same options as provided to L.Map.

Return Value

A new map object with the properties defined in the options.

Visual Example