Marker

Category Requires Version
Maps API 19, Android 4.4 - 4.4.4 KitKat 3

Overview

An icon positioned at a point to indicate information on a map. Markers can be used to provide an info window, custom fill and stroke colors, and custom images to convey information to the user.

Events

Click

The user clicked on the feature.

Drag

The user dragged the map feature.

Long Click

The user long-pressed on the feature. This event will only trigger if Draggable is false.

Start Drag

The user started a drag operation.

Stop Drag

The user stopped a drag operation.

Methods

Bearing To Feature

Returns: Number

Returns the bearing from the Marker to the given map feature, in degrees from due north. If the centroids parameter is true, the bearing will be to the center of the map feature. Otherwise, the bearing will be computed to the point in the feature nearest the Marker.

Params
map Feature Component
centroids Boolean

Bearing To Point

Returns: Number

Returns the bearing from the Marker to the given latitude and longitude, in degrees from due north.

Params
latitude Number
longitude Number

Distance To Feature

Returns: Number

Compute the distance, in meters, between two map features.

Params
map Feature Component
centroids Boolean

Distance To Point

Returns: Number

Compute the distance, in meters, between a map feature and a latitude, longitude point.

Params
latitude Number
longitude Number

Hide Infobox

Hide the infobox if it is shown. If the infobox is not visible this function has no effect.

Set Location

Set the location of the marker.

Params
latitude Number
longitude Number

Show Infobox

Show the infobox for the feature. This will show the infobox even if

Properties

Anchor Horizontal

Number Default: 3 ➖ Read Write - Designer Blocks

The horizontal alignment property controls where the Marker's anchor is located relative to its width.

Anchor Vertical

Number Default: 3 ➖ Read Write - Designer Blocks

The vertical alignment property controls where the Marker's anchor is located relative to its height.

Description

Text ➖ Read Write - Designer Blocks

The description displayed in the info window that appears when the user clicks on the map feature.

Draggable

Boolean Default: False ➖ Read Write - Designer Blocks

The Draggable property is used to set whether or not the user can drag the Marker by long-pressing and then dragging the marker to a new location.

Enable Infobox

Boolean Default: False ➖ Read Write - Designer Blocks

Enable or disable the infobox window display when the user taps the feature.

Fill Color

Color Default: #F34336FF  ➖ Read Write - Designer Blocks

The paint color used to fill in the map feature.

Fill Opacity

Number Default: 1.0 ➖ Read Write - Designer Blocks

The opacity of the interior of the map feature.

Height

Number ➖ Read Write - Blocks

Height Percent

Number ➖ Write - Blocks

Image Asset

Text ➖ Read Write - Designer Blocks

The ImageAsset property is used to provide an alternative image for the Marker.

Latitude

Number Default: 0 ➖ Read Write - Designer Blocks

Longitude

Number Default: 0 ➖ Read Write - Designer Blocks

Stroke Color

Color Default: #000000FF  ➖ Read Write - Designer Blocks

The paint color used to outline the map feature.

Stroke Opacity

Number Default: 1.0 ➖ Read Write - Designer Blocks

The opacity of the stroke used to outline the map feature.

Stroke Width

Number Default: 1 ➖ Read Write - Designer Blocks

The width of the stroke used to outline the map feature.

Title

Text ➖ Read Write - Designer Blocks

The title displayed in the info window that appears when the user clicks on the map feature.

Type

Text ➖ Read - Blocks

Visible

Boolean Default: True ➖ Read Write - Designer Blocks

Specifies whether the component should be visible on the screen. Value is true if the component is showing and false if hidden.

Width

Number ➖ Read Write - Blocks

Width Percent

Number ➖ Write - Blocks


Last update: January 27, 2020