leaflet package allows to build interactive maps with R. This post explains how to zoom on a specific part of the map, with explanation and reproducible code.
The previous most basic map with
leaflet explains how to show a map with the R
To specify which area of the map you want to display, just specify latitude, longitude and how much you want to zoom in the
lng) goes between -180 (West) and +180 (East).
lat) goes between -90 (South) and +90 (North).
# Load the library library(leaflet) # Note: if you do not already installed it, install it with: # install.packages("leaflet") # Make the map m <- leaflet() %>% addTiles() %>% setView( lng = 166.45, lat = -22.25, zoom = 8 ) m # save the widget in a html file if needed. # library(htmlwidgets) # saveWidget(m, file=paste0( getwd(), "/HtmlWidget/backgroundMapZoom.html"))