Navigation Controls

control3 navigation1 extent4

Shows how to add navigation controls.

This example shows how to use the ol/control/ZoomToExtent control.

The following navigation controls are added to the map:

  • ol/control/Zoom (added by default)
  • ol/control/ZoomToExtent
import 'ol/ol.css';
import Map from 'ol/Map';
import OSM from 'ol/source/OSM';
import TileLayer from 'ol/layer/Tile';
import View from 'ol/View';
import {ZoomToExtent, defaults as defaultControls} from 'ol/control';

const map = new Map({
  controls: defaultControls().extend([
    new ZoomToExtent({
      extent: [
        813079.7791264898, 5929220.284081122, 848966.9639063801,
  layers: [
    new TileLayer({
      source: new OSM(),
  target: 'map',
  view: new View({
    center: [0, 0],
    zoom: 2,
<!DOCTYPE html>
<html lang="en">
    <meta charset="UTF-8">
    <title>Navigation Controls</title>
    <!-- Pointer events polyfill for old browsers, see https://caniuse.com/#feat=pointer -->
    <script src="https://unpkg.com/elm-pep"></script>
    <!-- The lines below are only needed for old environments like Internet Explorer and Android 4.x -->
    <script src="https://cdn.polyfill.io/v3/polyfill.min.js?features=fetch,requestAnimationFrame,Element.prototype.classList,TextDecoder"></script>
    <script src="https://cdnjs.cloudflare.com/ajax/libs/core-js/3.18.3/minified.js"></script>
      .map {
        width: 100%;
    <div id="map" class="map"></div>
    <script src="main.js"></script>
  "name": "navigation-controls",
  "dependencies": {
    "ol": "6.12.0"
  "devDependencies": {
    "parcel": "^2.0.0"
  "scripts": {
    "start": "parcel index.html",
    "build": "parcel build --public-url . index.html"