googlemapsutil

utility to use google map easily

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googleMapsUtil

wrapper to use Google Maps API from node.js

About

wrap Google Maps API

Support API:

Directions API, Distance Matrix API, Elevation API, Geocoding API

Directions API

  • call Directions api
  • directions(origin, destination, options, cb, sensor, isHttps, isRequest);
  • parameter
    • origin: origin parameter (required)
      • input data type
        • address text or lat/lng text like latitude,longitude
        • or
        • lat/lng object {lat: xxxxx, lng: xxxxx}
    • destination: destination parameter (required)
      • input data type
        • address text or lat/lng text like latitude,longitude
        • or
        • lat/lng object {lat: xxxxx, lng: xxxxx}
    • options: optional parameter.
      • set key value object
      • waypoints
        • This optional key value data can be array object.
        • If this parameter is array, data in the array is connected with '|' internally.
    • cb: call back function
    • sensor: sensor parameter (default false)
    • isHttps: https setting (default false)
    • isRequest: if this value is false, return generated url(not do http request)(default null)

Distance Matrix API

  • call Distance Matrix api
  • distancematrix(origins, destinations, options, cb, sensor, isHttps, isRequest);
  • parameter
    • origins: origin parameter (required)
      • origin or array of origin
      • This field can use both array and not array object
      • input data type
        • address text or lat/lng text like latitude,longitude
        • or
        • lat/lng object {lat: xxxxx, lng: xxxxx}
    • destination: destination parameter (required)
      • destination or array of destination
      • This field can use both array and not array object
      • input data type
        • address text or lat/lng text like latitude,longitude
        • or
        • lat/lng object {lat: xxxxx, lng: xxxxx}
    • options: optional parameter.
      • set key value object
    • cb: call back function
    • sensor: sensor parameter (default false)
    • isHttps: https setting (default false)
    • isRequest: if this value is false, return generated url(not do http request)(default null)

Elevation API

Positional Requests

  • locations(locations, options, cb, sensor, isHttps, isRequest)
  • parameter
    • locations: location parameter (required)
      • location or array of location
      • This field can use both array and not array object
      • input data type
        • lat/lng text like latitude,longitude
        • or
        • lat/lng object {lat: xxxxx, lng: xxxxx}
    • options: optional parameter.
      • set key value object
    • cb: call back function
    • sensor: sensor parameter (default false)
    • isHttps: https setting (default false)
    • isRequest: if this value is false, return generated url(not do http request)(default null)

Sampled Path Requests

  • path(path, samples, options, cb, sensor, isHttps, isRequest)
  • parameter
    • path: path parameter (required)
      • path or array of path
      • This field can use both array and not array object
      • input data type
        • lat/lng text like latitude,longitude
        • or
        • lat/lng object {lat: xxxxx, lng: xxxxx}
    • samples: samples parameter (required)
    • options: optional parameter.
      • set key value object
    • cb: call back function
    • sensor: sensor parameter (default false)
    • isHttps: https setting (default false)
    • isRequest: if this value is false, return generated url(not do http request)(default null)

Geocoding API

  • geocoding(address, options, cb, sensor, isHttps, isRequest)
  • parameter

    • address: address parameter (required)
      • address text
    • options: optional parameter.
      • set key value object
      • extra option
        • components
          • set key value object to use component filter
    • cb: call back function
    • sensor: sensor parameter (default false)
    • isHttps: https setting (default false)
    • isRequest: if this value is false, return generated url(not do http request)(default null)
  • reverseGeocoding(lat, lng, options, cb, sensor, isHttps, isRequest)

  • parameter
    • lat: latitude (required)
    • lng: longitude (required)
    • options: optional parameter.
      • set key value object
      • extra option
        • components
          • set key value object to use component filter
    • cb: call back function
    • sensor: sensor parameter (default false)
    • isHttps: https setting (default false)
    • isRequest: if this value is false, return generated url(not do http request)(default null)

Timezone API

  • timezone(lat, lng, timestamp, options, cb, sensor, isRequest)
  • parameter
    • lat: latitude (required)
    • lng: longitude (required)
    • timestamp: timestamp (required)
    • options: optional parameter.
      • set key value object
    • cb: call back function
    • sensor: sensor parameter (default false)
    • isRequest: if this value is false, return generated url(not do http request)(default null)

Static Maps API

  • staticmap(parameters, cb, sensor, isHttps, isRequest)
  • parameter
    • parameters: key value parameter
    • cb: call back function
    • sensor: sensor parameter (default false)
    • isHttps: https setting (default false)
    • isRequest: if this value is false, return generated url(not do http request)(default null)

      Optional API

  • setProxy

    • set proxy for http request
      • setProxy(proxy, port);
      • proxy: ptocy
      • port: port
  • setParameter

    • set parameter to use each api
    • setParameter(key, value);
    • This parameter is stored internally and used at every request
  • clearParameter

    • clear stored parameter
  • setOutput

    • set output format
    • xml or json

Optional API

  • setProxy

    • set proxy for http request
      • setProxy(proxy, port);
      • proxy: ptocy
      • port: port
  • setParameter

    • set parameter to use each api
    • setParameter(key, value);
    • This parameter is stored internally and used at every request
  • clearParameter

    • clear stored parameter
  • setOutput

    • set output format
    • xml or json

Usage 1

// call api
var gmaputil = require('googlemapsutil');

// call api from class object
var cb = function(err, result) {
  if (err) {
    console.log(err);
  }
  console.log(result);
};

// directions api sample
gmaputil.directions('Toronto', 'Montreal', null, cb);
gmaputil.directions('Toronto', 'Montreal', {avoid: 'highways', mode: 'bicycling'}, cb);

// distance matrix api sample
gmaputil.distancematrix(['Vancouver+BC', 'Seattle'], ['San+Francisco', 'Victoria+BC'], {mode: 'bicycling', language: 'fr-FR'}, cb);

// elevation api sample
// locations
gmaputil.locations([{lat:39.7391536, lng:-104.9847034},{lat:36.455556,lng:-116.866667}], null, cb);
// this is same with above
gmaputil.locations('39.7391536,-104.9847034|36.455556,-116.866667', null, cb);

// path
gmaputil.path([{lat: 36.578581, lng:-118.291994},{lat:36.23998,lng:-116.83171}],3, null, cb);

// geocoding api sample
// geocoding
gmaputil.geocoding('1600+Amphitheatre+Parkway,+Mountain+View,+CA', null, cb);

// geocoding with components filter
gmaputil.geocoding('Torun', {components: {administrative_area:'TX', country:'US'}}, cb);
// geocoding components filter only
gmaputil.geocoding(null, {components: {route:'Annegatan', administrative_area:'Helsinki',country:'Finland'}}, cb);

// reverse geocoding
gmaputil.reverseGeocoding(40.714224,-73.961452, null, cb);


// change output format
// xml
gmaputil.setOutput('xml');
// json
gmaputil.setOutput('json');

Usage 2

// call api from class object
var cb = function(err, result) {
  if (err) {
    console.log(err);
  }
  console.log(result);
};


var Directions = require('googlemapsutil').Directions;
directions = new Directions();
 // directions api sample
directions.directions('Toronto', 'Montreal', null, cb);
directions.directions('Toronto', 'Montreal', {avoid: 'highways', mode: 'bicycling'}, cb);

// distance matrix api sample
var Distancematrix = require('googlemapsutil').Distancematrix;
distancematrix = new Distancematrix();
distancematrix.distancematrix(['Vancouver+BC', 'Seattle'], ['San+Francisco', 'Victoria+BC'], {mode: 'bicycling', language: 'fr-FR'}, cb);

// elevation api sample    
var Elevation  = require('googlemapsutil').Elevation;
elevation = new Elevation();
// locations
elevation.locations([{lat:39.7391536, lng:-104.9847034},{lat:36.455556,lng:-116.866667}], null, cb);
// this is same with above
elevation.locations('39.7391536,-104.9847034|36.455556,-116.866667', null, cb);

// path
elevation.path([{lat: 36.578581, lng:-118.291994},{lat:36.23998,lng:-116.83171}],3, null, cb);

// geocoding api sample
var Geocoding  = require('googlemapsutil').Geocoding;
geocoding = new Geocoding();

// geocoding
geocoding.geocoding('1600+Amphitheatre+Parkway,+Mountain+View,+CA', null, cb);

// geocoding with components filter
geocoding.geocoding('Torun', {components: {administrative_area:'TX', country:'US'}}, null, cb);
// geocoding components filter only
geocoding.geocoding(null, {components: {route:'Annegatan', administrative_area:'Helsinki',country:'Finland'}}, null, cb);

// reverse geocoding
geocoding.reverseGeocoding(40.714224,-73.961452, null, cb);

License

(The MIT License)

Copyright (c) 2013 Shunsuke <qfoori@gmail.com>

Permission is hereby granted, free of charge, to any person obtaining a copy of this software and associated documentation files (the "Software"), to deal in the Software without restriction, including without limitation the rights to use, copy, modify, merge, publish, distribute, sublicense, and/or sell copies of the Software, and to permit persons to whom the Software is furnished to do so, subject to the following conditions:

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