public final class BitmapDescriptor extends Object

Defines an image. For a marker, it can be used to set the image of the marker icon. For a ground overlay, it can be used to set the image to place on the surface of the earth. To obtain a BitmapDescriptor use the factory class BitmapDescriptorFactory.

Example of setting the icon of a marker BitmapDescriptor.

 GoogleMap map = ... // get a map.
   // Add a marker at San Francisco with an azure colored marker.
   Marker marker = map.add(new MarkerOptions()
       .position(new LatLng(37.7750, 122.4183))
       .title("San Francisco")
       .snippet("Population: 776733"))