Resizable Split Map Panes

Comparing layers

This example allows comparison of two layers with resizable map panes using the Split.js library.

TypeScript

function initMap(): void {
  const mapOptions = {
    center: { lat: 44.5250489, lng: -110.83819 },
    zoom: 18,
    scaleControl: false,
    streetViewControl: false,
  };

  // instantiate the map on the left with control positioning
  mapLeft = new google.maps.Map(
    document.getElementById("map-left") as HTMLElement,
    {
      ...mapOptions,
      mapTypeId: "satellite",
      tilt: 0, // at high zoom levels we need to maintain the same projection
      fullscreenControlOptions: {
        position: google.maps.ControlPosition.LEFT_BOTTOM,
      },
      mapTypeControlOptions: {
        position: google.maps.ControlPosition.LEFT_TOP,
      },
      zoomControlOptions: {
        position: google.maps.ControlPosition.LEFT_BOTTOM,
      },
    }
  );

  // instantiate the map on the right with control positioning
  mapRight = new google.maps.Map(
    document.getElementById("map-right") as HTMLElement,
    {
      ...mapOptions,
      fullscreenControlOptions: {
        position: google.maps.ControlPosition.RIGHT_BOTTOM,
      },
      mapTypeControlOptions: {
        position: google.maps.ControlPosition.RIGHT_TOP,
      },
      zoomControlOptions: {
        position: google.maps.ControlPosition.RIGHT_BOTTOM,
      },
    }
  );

  // helper function to keep maps in sync
  function sync(...maps: google.maps.Map[]) {
    let center: google.maps.LatLng, zoom: number;

    function update(changedMap) {
      maps.forEach((m) => {
        if (m === changedMap) {
          return;
        }

        m.setCenter(center);
        m.setZoom(zoom);
      });
    }

    maps.forEach((m) => {
      m.addListener("bounds_changed", () => {
        const changedCenter = m.getCenter()!;
        const changedZoom = m.getZoom()!;

        if (changedCenter !== center || changedZoom !== zoom) {
          center = changedCenter;
          zoom = changedZoom;
          update(m);
        }
      });
    });
  }

  sync(mapLeft, mapRight);

  function handleContainerResize() {
    const width = (document.getElementById("container") as HTMLElement)
      .offsetWidth;

    (
      document.getElementById("map-left") as HTMLElement
    ).style.width = `${width}px`;
    (
      document.getElementById("map-right") as HTMLElement
    ).style.width = `${width}px`;
  }

  // trigger to set map container size since using absolute
  handleContainerResize();
  // add event listener
  window.addEventListener("resize", handleContainerResize);

  //@ts-ignore
  Split(["#left", "#right"], {
    sizes: [50, 50],
  });
}

JavaScript

let mapLeft, mapRight;

function initMap() {
  const mapOptions = {
    center: { lat: 44.5250489, lng: -110.83819 },
    zoom: 18,
    scaleControl: false,
    streetViewControl: false,
  };

  // instantiate the map on the left with control positioning
  mapLeft = new google.maps.Map(document.getElementById("map-left"), {
    ...mapOptions,
    mapTypeId: "satellite",
    tilt: 0,
    fullscreenControlOptions: {
      position: google.maps.ControlPosition.LEFT_BOTTOM,
    },
    mapTypeControlOptions: {
      position: google.maps.ControlPosition.LEFT_TOP,
    },
    zoomControlOptions: {
      position: google.maps.ControlPosition.LEFT_BOTTOM,
    },
  });
  // instantiate the map on the right with control positioning
  mapRight = new google.maps.Map(document.getElementById("map-right"), {
    ...mapOptions,
    fullscreenControlOptions: {
      position: google.maps.ControlPosition.RIGHT_BOTTOM,
    },
    mapTypeControlOptions: {
      position: google.maps.ControlPosition.RIGHT_TOP,
    },
    zoomControlOptions: {
      position: google.maps.ControlPosition.RIGHT_BOTTOM,
    },
  });

  // helper function to keep maps in sync
  function sync(...maps) {
    let center, zoom;

    function update(changedMap) {
      maps.forEach((m) => {
        if (m === changedMap) {
          return;
        }

        m.setCenter(center);
        m.setZoom(zoom);
      });
    }

    maps.forEach((m) => {
      m.addListener("bounds_changed", () => {
        const changedCenter = m.getCenter();
        const changedZoom = m.getZoom();

        if (changedCenter !== center || changedZoom !== zoom) {
          center = changedCenter;
          zoom = changedZoom;
          update(m);
        }
      });
    });
  }

  sync(mapLeft, mapRight);

  function handleContainerResize() {
    const width = document.getElementById("container").offsetWidth;

    document.getElementById("map-left").style.width = `${width}px`;
    document.getElementById("map-right").style.width = `${width}px`;
  }

  // trigger to set map container size since using absolute
  handleContainerResize();
  // add event listener
  window.addEventListener("resize", handleContainerResize);
  //@ts-ignore
  Split(["#left", "#right"], {
    sizes: [50, 50],
  });
}

CSS

/* Always set the map height explicitly to define the size of the div
       * element that contains the map. */
#map {
  height: 100%;
}

/* Optional: Makes the sample page fill the window. */
html,
body {
  height: 100%;
  margin: 0;
  padding: 0;
}

#container,
#left,
#right,
.map,
.gutter {
  height: 100%;
}

#left,
#right,
.gutter {
  float: left;
  position: relative;
  overflow: hidden;
}

#map-left {
  position: absolute;
  left: 0;
  top: 0;
}

#map-right {
  position: absolute;
  right: 0;
  top: 0;
}

.gutter {
  background-color: #eee;
  background-repeat: no-repeat;
  background-position: 50%;
}

.gutter.gutter-horizontal {
  cursor: col-resize;
  background-image: url("data:image/png;base64,iVBORw0KGgoAAAANSUhEUgAAAAUAAAAeCAYAAADkftS9AAAAIklEQVQoU2M4c+bMfxAGAgYYmwGrIIiDjrELjpo5aiZeMwF+yNnOs5KSvgAAAABJRU5ErkJggg==");
}

HTML

<!DOCTYPE html>
<html>
  <head>
    <title>Split Map Panes</title>
    <script src="https://polyfill.io/v3/polyfill.min.js?features=default"></script>
    <script src="https://cdnjs.cloudflare.com/ajax/libs/split.js/1.5.11/split.min.js"></script>

    <link rel="stylesheet" type="text/css" href="./style.css" />
    <script src="./index.js"></script>
  </head>
  <body>
    <div id="container">
      <div id="left">
        <div id="map-left" class="map"></div>
      </div>
      <div id="right">
        <div id="map-right" class="map"></div>
      </div>
    </div>

    <!-- Async script executes immediately and must be after any DOM elements used in callback. -->
    <script
      src="https://maps.googleapis.com/maps/api/js?key=YOUR_API_KEY&callback=initMap&v=weekly"
      async
    ></script>
  </body>
</html>
let mapLeft, mapRight; function initMap() { const mapOptions = { center: { lat: 44.5250489, lng: -110.83819 }, zoom: 18, scaleControl: false, streetViewControl: false, }; // instantiate the map on the left with control positioning mapLeft = new google.maps.Map(document.getElementById("map-left"), { ...mapOptions, mapTypeId: "satellite", tilt: 0, fullscreenControlOptions: { position: google.maps.ControlPosition.LEFT_BOTTOM, }, mapTypeControlOptions: { position: google.maps.ControlPosition.LEFT_TOP, }, zoomControlOptions: { position: google.maps.ControlPosition.LEFT_BOTTOM, }, }); // instantiate the map on the right with control positioning mapRight = new google.maps.Map(document.getElementById("map-right"), { ...mapOptions, fullscreenControlOptions: { position: google.maps.ControlPosition.RIGHT_BOTTOM, }, mapTypeControlOptions: { position: google.maps.ControlPosition.RIGHT_TOP, }, zoomControlOptions: { position: google.maps.ControlPosition.RIGHT_BOTTOM, }, }); // helper function to keep maps in sync function sync(...maps) { let center, zoom; function update(changedMap) { maps.forEach((m) => { if (m === changedMap) { return; } m.setCenter(center); m.setZoom(zoom); }); } maps.forEach((m) => { m.addListener("bounds_changed", () => { const changedCenter = m.getCenter(); const changedZoom = m.getZoom(); if (changedCenter !== center || changedZoom !== zoom) { center = changedCenter; zoom = changedZoom; update(m); } }); }); } sync(mapLeft, mapRight); function handleContainerResize() { const width = document.getElementById("container").offsetWidth; document.getElementById("map-left").style.width = `${width}px`; document.getElementById("map-right").style.width = `${width}px`; } // trigger to set map container size since using absolute handleContainerResize(); // add event listener window.addEventListener("resize", handleContainerResize); //@ts-ignore Split(["#left", "#right"], { sizes: [50, 50], }); }
/* Always set the map height explicitly to define the size of the div * element that contains the map. */ #map { height: 100%; } /* Optional: Makes the sample page fill the window. */ html, body { height: 100%; margin: 0; padding: 0; } #container, #left, #right, .map, .gutter { height: 100%; } #left, #right, .gutter { float: left; position: relative; overflow: hidden; } #map-left { position: absolute; left: 0; top: 0; } #map-right { position: absolute; right: 0; top: 0; } .gutter { background-color: #eee; background-repeat: no-repeat; background-position: 50%; } .gutter.gutter-horizontal { cursor: col-resize; background-image: url("data:image/png;base64,iVBORw0KGgoAAAANSUhEUgAAAAUAAAAeCAYAAADkftS9AAAAIklEQVQoU2M4c+bMfxAGAgYYmwGrIIiDjrELjpo5aiZeMwF+yNnOs5KSvgAAAABJRU5ErkJggg=="); }
<!DOCTYPE html> <html> <head> <title>Split Map Panes</title> <script src="https://polyfill.io/v3/polyfill.min.js?features=default"></script> <script src="https://cdnjs.cloudflare.com/ajax/libs/split.js/1.5.11/split.min.js"></script> <!-- jsFiddle will insert css and js --> </head> <body> <div id="container"> <div id="left"> <div id="map-left" class="map"></div> </div> <div id="right"> <div id="map-right" class="map"></div> </div> </div> <!-- Async script executes immediately and must be after any DOM elements used in callback. --> <script src="https://maps.googleapis.com/maps/api/js?key=AIzaSyB41DRUbKWJHPxaFjMAwdrzWzbVKartNGg&callback=initMap&v=weekly&channel=2" async ></script> </body> </html>

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Clone Sample

Git and Node.js are required to run this sample locally. Follow these instructions to install Node.js and NPM. The following commands clone, install dependencies and start the sample application.

  git clone -b sample-split-map-panes https://github.com/googlemaps/js-samples.git
  cd js-samples
  npm i
  npm start

Other samples can be tried by switching to any branch beginning with sample-SAMPLE_NAME.

  git checkout sample-SAMPLE_NAME
  npm i
  npm start