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Overlay example for leaflet.js v1
license: mit

An example of using leaflet.js with multiple tile layers and an overlay.

This graph is part of the code samples for the update to the book Leaflet Tips and Tricks to version 1 of leaflet.js.

<!DOCTYPE html>
<title>Simple Leaflet Map</title>
<meta charset="utf-8" />
<link rel="stylesheet" href=""
<div id="map" style="width: 600px; height: 400px"></div>
<script src=""
var coolPlaces = new L.LayerGroup();
L.marker([-41.29042, 174.78219])
.bindPopup('Te Papa').addTo(coolPlaces),
L.marker([-41.29437, 174.78405])
.bindPopup('Embassy Theatre').addTo(coolPlaces),
L.marker([-41.2895, 174.77803])
.bindPopup('Michael Fowler Centre').addTo(coolPlaces),
L.marker([-41.28313, 174.77736])
.bindPopup('Leuven Belgin Beer Cafe').addTo(coolPlaces),
[-41.28313, 174.77736],
[-41.2895, 174.77803],
[-41.29042, 174.78219],
[-41.29437, 174.78405]
var osmLink = '<a href="">OpenStreetMap</a>',
otmLink = '<a href="">OpenTopoMap</a>';
var osmUrl = 'http://{s}{z}/{x}/{y}.png',
osmAttrib = '&copy; ' + osmLink + ' Contributors',
otmUrl = 'http://{s}{z}/{x}/{y}.png',
otmAttrib = '&copy; '+otmLink+' Contributors';
var osmMap = L.tileLayer(osmUrl, {attribution: osmAttrib}),
otmMap = L.tileLayer(otmUrl, {attribution: otmAttrib});
var map ='map', {
layers: [osmMap] }) // only add one!
.setView([-41.2858, 174.78682], 14);
var baseLayers = {
"OSM Mapnik": osmMap,
"Topogrophy": otmMap
var overlays = {
"Interesting places": coolPlaces
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