Use an existing map

Using an Existing Map With an InteractiveMap

Setup an interactive map using an existing third-party map instance. The following example will use an existing Mapbox map when setting up an interactive map instance.

Existing Map with an Interactive Map example

<!DOCTYPE html>
    <meta charset="UTF-8">
    <title>Aeris JavaScript SDK - Existing Map with an Interactive Map</title>
    <script defer src="https://cdn.aerisapi.com/sdk/js/latest/aerisweather.min.js"></script>
    <link rel="stylesheet" href="https://cdn.aerisapi.com/sdk/js/latest/aerisweather.css">
    <link rel="stylesheet" href="https://weather-api.tiles.mapbox.com/mapbox-gl-js/v0.51.0/mapbox-gl.css">
    <script src="https://weather-api.tiles.mapbox.com/mapbox-gl-js/v0.51.0/mapbox-gl.js"></script>
    #map {
        height: 400px;
        margin: 30px auto;
        width: 800px;
<div id="map"></div>
    window.onload = () => {
        mapboxgl.accessToken = 'MAPBOX_TOKEN';
        const mapboxMap = new mapboxgl.Map({
            container: document.getElementById('map'),
            style: 'mapbox://styles/mapbox/dark-v9',
            center: [-85.7, 43.1],
            zoom: 5
        const aeris = new Xweather('CLIENT_ID', 'CLIENT_SECRET');
        aeris.views().then(views => {
            const map = new views.InteractiveMap(mapboxMap, {
                layers: 'satellite:80,radar',
                timeline: {
                    from: -6 * 3600,
                    to: 0