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Activate the Google Maps JavaScript API

To get you started we'll guide you through the Google Developers Console to do a few things first:

  1. Create or choose a project
  2. Activate the Google Maps JavaScript API and related services
  3. Create appropriate keys
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Street View events

Read the documentation or view this example full screen.

function initPano() {
  var panorama = new google.maps.StreetViewPanorama(
      document.getElementById('pano'), {
        position: {lat: 37.869, lng: -122.255},
        pov: {
          heading: 270,
          pitch: 0
        },
        visible: true
  });

  panorama.addListener('pano_changed', function() {
      var panoCell = document.getElementById('pano-cell');
      panoCell.innerHTML = panorama.getPano();
  });

  panorama.addListener('links_changed', function() {
      var linksTable = document.getElementById('links_table');
      while (linksTable.hasChildNodes()) {
        linksTable.removeChild(linksTable.lastChild);
      }
      var links = panorama.getLinks();
      for (var i in links) {
        var row = document.createElement('tr');
        linksTable.appendChild(row);
        var labelCell = document.createElement('td');
        labelCell.innerHTML = '<b>Link: ' + i + '</b>';
        var valueCell = document.createElement('td');
        valueCell.innerHTML = links[i].description;
        linksTable.appendChild(labelCell);
        linksTable.appendChild(valueCell);
      }
  });

  panorama.addListener('position_changed', function() {
      var positionCell = document.getElementById('position-cell');
      positionCell.firstChild.nodeValue = panorama.getPosition() + '';
  });

  panorama.addListener('pov_changed', function() {
      var headingCell = document.getElementById('heading-cell');
      var pitchCell = document.getElementById('pitch-cell');
      headingCell.firstChild.nodeValue = panorama.getPov().heading + '';
      pitchCell.firstChild.nodeValue = panorama.getPov().pitch + '';
  });
}
<div id="pano"></div>
<div id="floating-panel">
<table>
  <tr>
    <td><b>Position</b></td><td id="position-cell">&nbsp;</td>
  </tr>
  <tr>
    <td><b>POV Heading</b></td><td id="heading-cell">270</td>
  </tr>
  <tr>
    <td><b>POV Pitch</b></td><td id="pitch-cell">0.0</td>
  </tr>
  <tr>
    <td><b>Pano ID</b></td><td id="pano-cell">&nbsp;</td>
  </tr>
  <table id="links_table"></table>
</table>
</div>
html, body {
  height: 100%;
  margin: 0;
  padding: 0;
}
#map {
  height: 100%;
}
#floating-panel {
  position: absolute;
  top: 10px;
  left: 25%;
  z-index: 5;
  background-color: #fff;
  padding: 5px;
  border: 1px solid #999;
  text-align: center;
  font-family: 'Roboto','sans-serif';
  line-height: 30px;
  padding-left: 10px;
}
#pano {
  width: 50%;
  height: 100%;
  float: left;
}
#floating-panel {
  width: 45%;
  height: 100%;
  float: right;
  text-align: left;
  overflow: auto;
  position: static;
  border: 0px solid #999;
}
<!-- Replace the value of the key parameter with your own API key. -->
<script async defer
src="https://maps.googleapis.com/maps/api/js?key=AIzaSyCkUOdZ5y7hMm0yrcCQoCvLwzdM6M8s5qk&callback=initPano">
</script>

Try it yourself

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<!DOCTYPE html>
<html>
  <head>
    <meta charset="utf-8">
    <title>Street View events</title>
    <style>
      html, body {
        height: 100%;
        margin: 0;
        padding: 0;
      }
      #map {
        height: 100%;
      }
      #floating-panel {
        position: absolute;
        top: 10px;
        left: 25%;
        z-index: 5;
        background-color: #fff;
        padding: 5px;
        border: 1px solid #999;
        text-align: center;
        font-family: 'Roboto','sans-serif';
        line-height: 30px;
        padding-left: 10px;
      }
      #pano {
        width: 50%;
        height: 100%;
        float: left;
      }
      #floating-panel {
        width: 45%;
        height: 100%;
        float: right;
        text-align: left;
        overflow: auto;
        position: static;
        border: 0px solid #999;
      }
    </style>
    <script src="https://maps.googleapis.com/maps/api/js?key=YOUR_API_KEY"></script>
  </head>
  <body>
    <div id="pano"></div>
    <div id="floating-panel">
    <table>
      <tr>
        <td><b>Position</b></td><td id="position-cell">&nbsp;</td>
      </tr>
      <tr>
        <td><b>POV Heading</b></td><td id="heading-cell">270</td>
      </tr>
      <tr>
        <td><b>POV Pitch</b></td><td id="pitch-cell">0.0</td>
      </tr>
      <tr>
        <td><b>Pano ID</b></td><td id="pano-cell">&nbsp;</td>
      </tr>
      <table id="links_table"></table>
    </table>
    </div>
    <script>
      function initPano() {
        var panorama = new google.maps.StreetViewPanorama(
            document.getElementById('pano'), {
              position: {lat: 37.869, lng: -122.255},
              pov: {
                heading: 270,
                pitch: 0
              },
              visible: true
        });

        panorama.addListener('pano_changed', function() {
            var panoCell = document.getElementById('pano-cell');
            panoCell.innerHTML = panorama.getPano();
        });

        panorama.addListener('links_changed', function() {
            var linksTable = document.getElementById('links_table');
            while (linksTable.hasChildNodes()) {
              linksTable.removeChild(linksTable.lastChild);
            }
            var links = panorama.getLinks();
            for (var i in links) {
              var row = document.createElement('tr');
              linksTable.appendChild(row);
              var labelCell = document.createElement('td');
              labelCell.innerHTML = '<b>Link: ' + i + '</b>';
              var valueCell = document.createElement('td');
              valueCell.innerHTML = links[i].description;
              linksTable.appendChild(labelCell);
              linksTable.appendChild(valueCell);
            }
        });

        panorama.addListener('position_changed', function() {
            var positionCell = document.getElementById('position-cell');
            positionCell.firstChild.nodeValue = panorama.getPosition() + '';
        });

        panorama.addListener('pov_changed', function() {
            var headingCell = document.getElementById('heading-cell');
            var pitchCell = document.getElementById('pitch-cell');
            headingCell.firstChild.nodeValue = panorama.getPov().heading + '';
            pitchCell.firstChild.nodeValue = panorama.getPov().pitch + '';
        });
      }
    </script>
    <script
        src="https://maps.googleapis.com/maps/api/js?key=YOUR_API_KEY&callback=initPano"
        async defer>
    </script>
  </body>
</html>

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