# Tagged Questions

For questions specific to the Graphics3D command and related 3D graphics functionality.

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### Strange wiggles on the surface of a ParametricPlot3D

I'm trying to plot two cones but when I try to display them, Mathematica (10) makes the edges wiggly. My code is: ...
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### I have the best fit, How can wiggle a plane between the max and min errors [closed]

I have a table representing 3 dimensional data, I have found the plane of best fit but I now want to move the plane of best fit through the maximum and minimum error and display the planes current RSS ...
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### How do I display the plane of least squares in 3D [closed]

And how would I add a slider to all the error margins to wiggle said plane?
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### How do I display the plane of best fit in 3D?

I'm trying to display the plane of best fit in the same 3D-box. Currently, I have the following code which spits out a plot of the points in 3D. I want to have a plane of best fit, can Mathematica do ...
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### Earth revolving around the sun Issues

I created the necessary code for making the earth revolve around the sun in an interactive from but for some reason it is not working now. Can some help me to fix this problem? also is it possible for ...
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### 3D Probability distribution

I have a structure like this: ...
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### Multiple-colored regions on a Sphere in Mathematica

The problem: I would like to draw a sphere where the bottom half is one color, and the top half is split into 3 equal regions, each with its own color. I have come up with the following code, by ...
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### Real-like jet engine flame

I’m trying to make rocket flame and jet engine fire of all kinds that is an 3Graphics object so that it can be used with a 3D rocket project. But I can’t get the basic translucent effect right. ...
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### How can i construct a 3D surface pass through a curve defined by formula and some other controllable points?

For example, If a have a curve defined by x^2+y^2=1 and z=0, and some isolated points having z coordinates, Can I construct a 3D surface passed through? It's better if I can change the surface shape ...
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### Faster way to build a specific height in a thickness plane graph? [duplicate]

Test image can be a Plot, ParametricPlot, RegionPlot, ...
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### Using RegionPlot3D to make a cone under restrictions

I have to plot a cone that satisfies this statement: Use the RegionPlot3D command to draw a picture of a cone with its point at the origin. The other end of the cone is a circle with radius 5 ...
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### Phase portrait on a cylinder

It is very nice and very easy to make a sketch of a phase portrait with StreamPlot. For example, for the classical pendulum, defined by $$\dot x=y,\\ \dot y=-\sin x,$$ The code ...
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### How can we get this infinite prism lattice to look more like PolyhedronData[{“Prism”, 3}]?

This is D$_3$h prism with order 12 (8 currently, needs 4 more edges) and rotational symmetry D$_3$ with order 6. A d=11 version is shown here. Using this code: ...
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### How to combine solid objects using logical expressions?

How can one define and render in 3D a single solid object using logical operations on component solid objects? For instance, I would like to define a solid object that consists of a ...
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### How to rotate the Axislabel to parallel with the axis in BarChart3D? [closed]

I've tried the RotateLabel-> True, but it won't work in the BarChart3D. And is there any operation to change the 3 (x,y,z) label's font size? Thanks~
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### Bug(?) in version 10: Tooltip and ListPointPlot3D

Bug introduced in 10.0.0 The coordinates of a point in a three dimensional graph can be shown in a tooltip: ...
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### How can I use multiple Textures in Graphics3D

I am creating a Graphics3D object for a box using 6 Polygons (1 per side). I can use one single Texture on one or more sides but I can not find a way to use different Textures for different sides of ...
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### Mean curvature of Sphere

I am trying to calculate mean curvature of a parametric surface(like sphere), and I wrote this code based on this discussion. Here is my code: ...
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### How to build a 3D graph from a 3D matrix?

Following this and that question and the corresponding answers, Mathematica can build 2D graph from 2D matrices. Question How to make the corresponding 3D graphs from 3D cubes? Attempt ...
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### Visualization of 3D data by Raster3D and Import

I would like to visualize data stored in an external .txt file. The data is a 3D array of real numbers. I would like to visualize the data by using Raster3D function, but I am not sure what is the ...
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### Getting errors when I try to evaluate code taken from Trott's Mathematica Guidebook for Graphics

I would like to learn how to make high quality images in Mathematica. In my pursuit, I have come across Michael Trott's Mathematica Guidebook for Graphics. I have been trying some of the examples, ...
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### Compose many Geometric Transformations for 3D Graphics

I'm struggling to understand what would be a good way to compose several geometrical transformations to create a single TransformationFunction to be applied to a ...
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### Can I line the mesh lines on a RegionPlot3D up with integer values of the axes?

(Sorry if this is a duplicate, I searched briefly and didn't find anything.) I have region plots in 3D like: ...
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### 3D Plot of The Riemann Zeta Function

I am a new user and i would appreciate your help to visualize the 3D of the following function. Edit I tried this ...
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### Rotating a plane about an arbitrary axis

I would like to rotate a plane by $k$ degrees about an arbitrary axis. How should I do it using RotationTransform? hmm i realise if I do the following ...
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### Ticks Label in 3Dplot in Mathematica

In 3DListPlot, I am plotting data such that I have discretized a contineous function. While plotting, I automatically get the ticks labeling, marking the discrete points. I want to replace the ...
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### Newbie code problem with graphics3D

I would like to draw a calabi-yau space in mathematica. from Andrew J. Hanson's Pdf (page 6) about this topic I got this code, which just does not show anything at all in my mathematica test version. ...
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### How to generate apart or non-intersecting spheres in cube? [duplicate]

I am trying to generate model of randomly distributed uniform spheres in the cube. For randomly distributed spheres I am using RandomReal option. But when I run the ...
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### How to get Mathematica to draw soft edges?

I need to create some black and white illustrations for which I use Glow[White]. Unfortunately this makes soft edges disappear, so objects blend into the ...
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### Plotting 3D Vector Field in one plane

I want to plot a vector field F={Fx, Fy, Fz}. However, I only want to plot it in one plane (say, z=0). When I use ...
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### Another problem concerning slicing through Graphics3D

In my project, I have to generate 3D model of randomly distributed filled spheres inside a cube. As a result, I have to show the distribution of the spheres in the cube layer by layer. Using code from ...
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### About Slicing through Graphics3D

Recently I have seen a code in mathematica about Slicing through Graphics3D in Slice through Graphics3D. My questions is: Is it possible to fill out these spheres? I have problem with generating ...
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### How to select default graphics device for charting?

Is there a way to tell Mathematica to use a specific graphics device for charting? My laptop has two graphics devices; an on-board Intel chip and a Nvidia graphics card. I noticed in Mathematica's ...
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### How to make a 3D topographic globe?

I've made some attempt with this dataset of elevation. But I have some trouble with ListSurfacePlot3D, which can not show the globe correctly: And I've checked that the data is out of problem, ...
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### Need help with plotting triple data points while xy data are not regular?

recently I plotted some figure in matlab whose quality is not so satisfactory, so I come to mathematica as my supervisor suggested. This is how it looks like in matlab:. In matlab I have three m by n ...
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### Fractal dimension of a large networked molecular system

I am trying to determine the fractal dimension of this complex biomolecule (figure attached). Any clues as to how this can be done. In trying to determine this quantity, I wonder how its ...
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### Edge labels in GraphPlot3D from Adjacency Matrix

I am rendering a family of graphs via GraphPlot3D[AdjacencyMatrix] and I would also like to label the edges. I already use a vertex rendering function to color the ...
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### How to minimize the distance between two curves in 3D

I'm trying to find the shortest distance between r(t) and rm(t), at a certain time t. I could not get it using EuclideanDistance, any guess on how to do that? Here is what I have: ...
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### How to produce a chasing-view in Mathematica?

I would like to chase the flying plane with a video camera, how to do that in Mathematica? ...
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### Custom SmoothHistogram3D

I decided to make my own SmoothHistogram3D function because I wanted to be able to specify my own bin sizes and not rely on their distribution functions so taking a cue from this answer and bringing ...
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### How to draw the trajectory of a moving particle

I want to draw a 3D graph showing a nanoparticle movements in liquid environment. Basically,the code is like the followings. I used Table to generate the position coordinates instead of using the ...
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### How to draw multi curves in a graph with errorbars

The curves are composed by several 2*n nested lists. I want these curves be placed in a 3d way, like the xy plane is for the data, different curves are located in several parallel xy planes with ...
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### Continuous 3D Arg Plot

I have a problem with jumping phase plots using the Arg function in mathematica. I have looked at the other questions already asked here (e.g., continuous phase/Arg ...
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### Generating 2D models from a 3D model

I have a model of cube with randomly distributed spheres included there. ...
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### Generalize WASD Function First Person Viewing

How might I generalize the following WASD question such that it works with any Graphics3D object and includes q and ...
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### Axis Labels Disappear With Manipulate

I have a ListPlot3D with custom axis labels that I am scrolling with Manipulate. My issue is that the axis labels scroll away as ...