How to change Google Map Center by clicking a button

I am using Google Map API v3 and jQuery 1.11.0.

I have a Google Map in the following div:

<div id="googleMap" class="map_div"></div>

The map.js is outside html file, it is linked.

Now I have a button in another part of the html (outside map) like this:

<button id="3">Change center</button>

Now I want to add a on click event which will change the center of the map to new latitude and longitude.

So, I have JavaScript in HTML like this:

            var center = new google.maps.LatLng(10.23,123.45);

Can anyone help me please? Thanks in advance for helping.


Here is the code for ur problem:

var map;
function initialize()
  map = new google.maps.Map(document.getElementById('map-canvas'), {
    center: new google.maps.LatLng(48.1293954,12.556663),//Setting Initial Position
    zoom: 10

function newLocation(newLat,newLng)
		lat : newLat,
		lng : newLng

google.maps.event.addDomListener(window, 'load', initialize);

//Setting Location with jQuery
$(document).ready(function ()
    $("#1").on('click', function ()
	$("#2").on('click', function ()
    $("#3").on('click', function ()
html, body, #map-canvas {
        height: 100%;
        margin: 0px;
        padding: 0px
<script src="//"></script>
<script src=""></script>

<button id="1" style="padding:10px; cursor:pointer;">Munich</button>
<button id="2" style="padding:10px;cursor:pointer;">New York</button>
<button id="3" style="padding:10px;cursor:pointer;">Moscow</button>
<div style="height:100%;" id="map-canvas"></div>

In your initialize function (or where you create the map) add the following code after you created the map object:

google.maps.event.addDomListener(document.getElementById('3'), 'click', function () {

    map.setCenter(new google.maps.LatLng(10.23,123.45));

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