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Leaflet Map with Custom Icon Marker
<!DOCTYPE html>
<html>
<head>
<title>Leaflet Web Map</title>
<!-- reference to Leaflet CSS -->
<link rel="stylesheet" href="http://cdn.leafletjs.com/leaflet-0.7.3/leaflet.css" />
<!-- reference to Leaflet JavaScript -->
<script src="http://cdn.leafletjs.com/leaflet-0.7.3/leaflet.js"></script>
<!-- set width and height styles for map -->
<style>
#map {
width: 960px;
height:500px;
}
</style>
</head>
<body>
<!-- place holder for map -->
<div id="map"></div>
<script>
// create map object, tell it to live in 'map' div and give initial latitude, longitude, zoom values
var map = L.map('map', {scrollWheelZoom:false}).setView([43.64701, -79.39425], 15);
// add base map tiles from OpenStreetMap and attribution info to 'map' div
L.tileLayer('http://{s}.tile.osm.org/{z}/{x}/{y}.png', {
attribution: '&copy; <a href="http://osm.org/copyright">OpenStreetMap</a> contributors'
}).addTo(map);
// create custom icon
var firefoxIcon = L.icon({
iconUrl: 'http://joshuafrazier.info/images/firefox.svg',
iconSize: [38, 95], // size of the icon
});
// create marker object, pass custom icon as option, add to map
var marker = L.marker([43.64701, -79.39425], {icon: firefoxIcon}).addTo(map);
</script>
</body>
</html>
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