Javascript: Plot point on GoogleMaps using coordinates Latitude and Longitude

How to place a tack  or knife a map. Throw darts programmatically .

a google map

Here is the javascript,

you need your own google maps api key.

<!DOCTYPE html>
<html>
<head>
<meta name="viewport" content="initial-scale=1.0, user-scalable=no" />
<style type="text/css">
html { height: 100% }
body { height: 100%; margin: 0; padding: 0 }
#map_canvas { height: 100% }
</style>
 
<script type="text/javascript"
src="http://maps.googleapis.com/maps/api/js?key=(YOUR_OWN_KEY)&sensor=false">
</script>
 
<script type="text/javascript">
 
function initialize() 
{
 
var myOptions = {center: new google.maps.LatLng(38.4686, -123.0028),
 zoom: 12,
 mapTypeId: google.maps.MapTypeId.ROADMAP
};
var map = new google.maps.Map(document.getElementById("map_canvas"),myOptions);
 
var lat = 38.4686;		
var long = -123.0028;
 marker = new google.maps.Marker({
position: new google.maps.LatLng(lat, long),
map: map
});
 
}	  
</script>
</head>
 
<body onload="initialize()">
<div id="map_canvas" style="width:60%; height:60%"></div>
</body>
</html>

Now you can write your name on islands! : D

 

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