A leaflet plugin module to display Wikipedia entries on a map layer
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Leaflet-Wikipedia

NPM

A leaflet plugin module to display Wikipedia entries on a map layer

Example

http://matthewbarker.github.io/leaflet-wikipedia/

Dependencies

Installation instructions

  • npm:npm install leaflet-wikipedia
  • Bower:bower install leaflet-wikipedia

Simple example

var map = L.map('map').setView([52.4235064, -1.7134741999999998], 14);

// Add an OpenStreetMap tile layer
L.tileLayer('http://{s}.tile.osm.org/{z}/{x}/{y}.png', {
    attribution: '&copy; <a href="http://osm.org/copyright">OpenStreetMap</a> contributors'
}).addTo(map);

// Add a Wikipedia layer
L.layerGroup.wikipediaLayer().addTo(map);

Advanced options

L.layerGroup.wikipediaLayer({ target: '_blank' }).addTo(map);

url

limit

  • The maximum number of search results to return
  • type: number
  • default: 100

popupOnMouseover

  • If true then the popup will open on mouse over; otherwise it won't
  • type: Boolean
  • default: false

clearOutsideBounds

  • If true then markers outside the current map bounds will be removed; otherwise they won't
  • type: Boolean
  • default: false

target

  • Specifies where to open the linked Wikipedia page
  • type: string
  • default: _self

images

  • Specifies the folder that contains the Wikipedia icon images
  • type: string
  • default: images/

minZoom

  • Specifies the minimum zoom number
  • type: number
  • default: 0

maxZoom

  • Specifies the maximum zoom number
  • type: number
  • default: 18