[OpenLayers-Dev] openlayers map movement stopping with friction

ismet bahadir ismetbahadir at gmail.com
Sat May 5 04:55:45 EDT 2012

wooww, cool. that is exactly what i was searching. it is really hard
when you dont know what keywords you should use.

thank you very much Andreas,


2012/5/5 Andreas Hocevar <ahocevar at opengeo.org>:
> Hi,
> you get this for free by using the enableKinetic option of the dragPan
> handler. http://openlayers.org/dev/examples/kinetic.html shows how to
> use it.
> Andreas.
> On Sat, May 5, 2012 at 10:34 AM, ismet bahadir <ismetbahadir at gmail.com> wrote:
>> Dear All,
>> i am investigating a case and i am in help. even tough i googled, i
>> could not find any solution. also, my being a complete newbie makes my
>> job tougher. anyway, here is my problem:
>> i am investigating if it is possible to use some kind of visual effect
>> on my openlayers map so that when the user moves the map into a
>> direction, the map continues to move a little bit with the momentum
>> and then the map stops after the user stops moving (possibly due to
>> friction?)
>> actually, this exists in google maps. in google maps, if you try to
>> move the map by catching the map with the mouse and dragging the
>> mouse, after you stop dragging your mouse, the map does not stop
>> instantly. instead, the map continues to move a little bit more and
>> then it stops. and if you move your mouse faster, the map takes a
>> little bit more time to stop completely (depends on the momentum).
>> i am wondering is it possible to use this feature in openlayers? is
>> there a function or any other way?
>> i am sorry if this was asked before, i am completely new to all
>> features and concepts of openlayers.
>> thanks in advance
>> - ismet
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