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Questions tagged [legending]

Questions on legends, figures (usually insets) that indicate what those lines/bars/points in plots refer to, using arrangements of graphic elements and text, whether manually or using built-in functions.

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Plot problems: vertical lines and letters

In few words, I would make this graph: My many problems are the following: How do I plot a vertical line? What's the equation? How do I add the letters on the lines? How to make the Ticks like $...
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Let `PlotLabel` use data set names in a list of plots

In the code below, how to make PlotLabel automatically show the name of the data sets (i.e., aa, bb, cc)? ...
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Assigning labels to numbers in ListContourPlot

I am trying to plot some 2D data using ListContourPlot. The quantity to be plotted has only three discrete values 0, 1, 2. While plotting them, I want to assign these numbers some labels say A, B, C, ...
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How to specify coordinated of legend box using Show and Epilog functions?

I am trying to place the legend box using epilog function. I'm unsure where I can specify the coordinated in the sample code to specify the position. ...
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PlotLegends don't match the plot's curves

Can anyone help me make the legends(markers) match with the figure curves? I have 2 figures that have three curves each, and then I have to combine them. I used the following code for the first figure:...
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Plotting with sub and superscripts on the PlotLabels

Bug persists through 12.0. I'm trying to produce a plot with PlotLabels that include sub- and superscripts. However, I haven't been able to do it consistently. ...
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Is there a PlotLabels placement such as “Above Left” or “Below Right”, etc.?

I am trying to add labels to a plot in specific positions. I give a simple example: ...
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Editing the graphic generated by ListDensityPlot

I have generated a graphic using ListDensityPlot in Mathematica, I want to make following three edits to it, but not finding a way. Would be thankful for any advice. How to rotate the graphic. My ...
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How create a general legend which always remain on top of the plot

I am writing a small report, wherein I have several plots, some plots are on a linear-linear scale, some are in log-linear scale, some in log-log. The problem I am facing is every time I change my ...
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Match light-shaded colors to plot themes for RegionPlot

I have a problem very similar to the one in the following topic: Match colors to plot themes. I want to extract the color of a plot for the corresponding legend. However, as I use a RegionPlot I am ...
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Is there any possibility that we can place the the legends manually using mouse

I have a plot in LogLinear scale I wanted to put the legend in the top of the plot horizontally. Can I place this manually, It is extremely difficult to place it through code. this is my customized ...
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Equally spaced contours on a Bar Legend

The function BarLegend[{"Rainbow",{0,1}},4] should result in a bar legend with range 0 to 1 with 4 equally spaced contours. I was hoping to get contours at ...
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BarLegend for custom colour function

How do I change this code so the desired BarLegend is displayed? ...
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`PlotLegends` not showing correct colour

I want to make a Plot with a styled line, as follows: ...
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How to show legends verticaly using ParametricPlot and Show

I am trying to combine 10 different plots using Show. My code has the following form ...
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How to increase the pointsize of the point-markers in the legend of a cluster-chart?

I start the following mock data set: data = RandomReal[{0, 700}, {10^4, 2}]; I use k to define the number of cluster points: ...
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Are there better ways to plot a continuous scalar function of three variables?

I am plotting a continuous scalar function of three variables with this code: ...
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symbols in legend loose edge

I make my own symbols for plotting: ...
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Change Dimensions of Plot Legend?

I have a ListLinePlot and would like to create a legend which has 21 different data sets plotted with a specific number of rows and columns. I have not been able to ...
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How to add an additional legend that shows the dashing one is using?

I am trying to plot two different functions into a single plot. Each function depends on R and r. I plot against ...
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Including legend with reference magnitude in a VectorPlot

I'd like to plot a vector field with a legend for the magnitude of a reference vector. I have read all the document of VectorPlot and found only ...
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BarLegend: FrameLabel ruins alignment of BarLegend

Take a simple ContourPlot or DensityPlot with a corresponding BarLegend: ...
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How to match value coloring in Plot3d to value coloring of legend

In a Plot3D I want to change the displayed value range, see the following example. The function generates the values {-1,1}, they are displayed correctly on the z-axis within {-2, 2}, but the color ...
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Filling a region in a plot changes color in legend [closed]

I'd like to mark a region in my plot and after some research in the internet I found the solution I was looking for using the Filling option. ...
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How to define NumberForm in LegendLabel?

To start: ...
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Callout mystery

I have this function: de[a_, x_] = -1 + (E^-x x^a)/((-a + x) Gamma[a, x]); When I do ...
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Formatting ChartLabels for a BarChart with ErrorBars

I have the following BarChart, that uses a custom ErrorBar function to plot error bars: ...
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ListLogPlot with Legends inside the plot frame

I'm trying to do ListLogPlot for the two lists of points ...
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PlotLegend Colors Missing

I want a PlotLegend with the colors of the graphics. p4 = Plot[y1[t] /. s1, {t, 0, tmax}, PlotRange -> All, PlotStyle -> {{Gray}}, PlotLegends -> "Y1"]; ...
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How to fix a legend with TraditionalForm

Let this code f[x_]:=Piecewise[{{Sin[x],x>0},{Exp[x], x<=0}}]; Plot[f[x],{x,-5,5}, PlotLegends-> {"f(x)=" TraditionalForm[f[x]]}] Then the part of the <...
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Increasing labelling size in a ListPointPlot3D

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Problem in styling a monochrome plot

I have a set of functions I have plotted them in one single figure. The following are my concerns. 1. I tried to fix the legends for this figure, but unable to do this 2. Is there any way that I can ...
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Using `PlotLegends` with a `ColorFunction`

Is there a way to put a legend mark with a color function rainbow? For example: ...
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Specify legend inside histogram plot

I am trying to place a legend inside a histogram plot, but Placed["label",{x,y}] as an option in ChartLegends does not seem to work in the histogram environment. Is ...
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Title for PlotLegends

Is it possible to put a title to PlotLegends? Say you have chosen PlotLegends -> "Expressions". Now it would be neat to add a ...
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Putting legends within the frame of the plot at the desired position

dat1krafull = {{1.`, 2.61594`*^-8}, {10.`, 7.10017`*^-9}, {50.`, 2.1565*^-9}, {75., 1.6567...
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Behavior of PlotLegends

I want to have a plot of $x^{\alpha}$, where $\alpha$ is an input, and a plot legend which displays something like $\alpha = \# \text{ rad}$ on the following plot, where # is determined by the input. ...
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Putting the text after the line legend

I want to put the line legend after the text, here is my code; ...
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Label with a formal part and a computed part

If would like to print $\left(\frac{b}{a}\right)^2$= (b/a)^2 inside a plot or a graphics where a and b have been seted to certain values so the first part is analytic and the second part (after the =)...
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Customized barlegend changes appearance when placed next to a plot

I created a simple barlegend: barlegend = BarLegend[{Hue[#] &, {0, .7}}] However, when I tried placing this legend next to any plot, the legend appears ...
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Control the size of a Legend

Given the following plot ...
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Label curves with corresponding parameter

How can Plotlegend label each curve with the corresponding value of parameter param in the code below? ...
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LegendMarkerSize not recognized in ListPlot for Mathematica 10

I'm trying to put a legend on a plot done using ListPlot ...
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Typing custom plotlegend

I have the following ListStepPlot: ...
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PlotLegend[ not working] [duplicate]

I am trying to use plotlegend for solutions I've obtained using NDSolve. I have Plot[{a[z], b[z]} /. sol , {z, 0, L}, PlotLegends -> {"1", "2"}] It doesn't ...
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Insert calligraphy TeX in FrameLabel

I want to put some Tex code in my FrameLabels so they are consistent with my equations. So far, I managed to do it using things like: ...
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Skip legend entries when using the PlotLegends option in Plot[]

(This question seems so basic that I have a hard time believing it hasn't been asked yet, but I couldn't find it, so here goes.) Is it possible to skip items in the legend when using the ...
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Overflow of plot legends in the combined plot of separate plots

I am generating plots with the plots with plot legends. I want plot legends to be on the top of the figure as I can not sacrifice the horizontal space. When the plot is generated with ...
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customize plot legends of different plots

I am generating figures for research paper on mathematica v. 11.0.1. I have some issues with the length of plot legends. The problem is the length of the legend line. ...
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Extra legend marker with Legended function [closed]

When I used Legended function, I got extra unwanted legend marker. MSW: ...