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Why doesn't my custom marker show on this static Google map?

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Here is my code. This was hand coded because I couldn't find a suitable Static Map Code Generator. The map draws perfectly accept showing a default marker where the custom marker should be. The custom marker URL is valid. I tried URL coding all non-standard characters. Still got the default marker. I've looked and looked at this, and I don't see where it goes wrong.

I'm hoping more experienced and less tired eyes will spot the problem.

 <img src="http://maps.google.com/maps/api/staticmap?size=320x270&center=47.581852,-121.997023&zoom=13&format=png&maptype=roadmap&markers=icon:http://www.familytofamilyseniorcare.com/_img/pages/map-marker-75.png%7C47.581852,-121.997023&sensor=false&key=AIzaSyDvJ8ltPW5V3WxRvLqJQoKf2IQLd7gI2RY" alt="static Google Map" class="img-responsive">

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