ui.Map.setOptions

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Modifies the Google Maps basemap. Allows for: 1) Setting the current MapType. 2) Providing custom styles for the basemap (MapTypeStyles). 3) Setting the list of available mapTypesIds for the basemap.

If called with no parameters, resets the map type to the Google Maps default.

Returns this ui.Map.

UsageReturns
Map.setOptions(mapTypeId, styles, types)ui.Map
ArgumentTypeDetails
this: ui.mapui.MapThe ui.Map instance.
mapTypeIdString, optionalA mapTypeId to set the basemap to. Can be one of "ROADMAP", "SATELLITE", "HYBRID", or "TERRAIN" to select one of the standard Google Maps API map types, or one of the keys specified in the opt_styles dictionary. If left as null and only 1 style is specified in opt_styles, that style will be used.
stylesObject, optionalA dictionary of custom MapTypeStyle objects keyed with a name that will appear in the map's Map Type Controls. See: https://developers.google.com/maps/documentation/javascript/reference#MapTypeStyle
typesList, optionalA list of mapTypeIds to make available. If omitted, but opt_styles is specified, appends all of the style keys to the standard Google Maps API map types.

Examples

Code Editor (JavaScript)

// Set the map to terrain with a string.
Map.setOptions('TERRAIN');

// Use a dictionary to add some typo protection.
var mapTypes = {
  HYBRID: 'HYBRID',
  ROADMAP: 'ROADMAP',
  SATELLITE: 'SATELLITE',
  TERRAIN: 'TERRAIN'
};

Map.setOptions({mapTypeId: mapTypes.HYBRID});
Map.setOptions({mapTypeId: mapTypes.ROADMAP});
Map.setOptions({mapTypeId: mapTypes.SATELLITE});
Map.setOptions({mapTypeId: mapTypes.TERRAIN});

// Add a basemap that inverts the lightness to make a darker background.
Map.setOptions({
  styles:
      {'Inverted': [{featureType: 'all', stylers: [{invert_lightness: true}]}]}
});

// Use types keyword to control map type visibility, e.g. show only 'Inverted'.
Map.setOptions({
  styles:
      {'Inverted': [{featureType: 'all', stylers: [{invert_lightness: true}]}]},
  types: ['Inverted']
});