Node Target

<script>
  $(document).ready(function(){
    
    //grab the object
    var el = document.getElementById('nodetarget');
                             
    function touchStart(event){
        event.preventDefault();
        var numtouch = event.touches.length;
        alert(numtouch);
        };
    
    //
    el.addEventListener( 'touchstart', touchStart, false);
    
    });
</script>