# 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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### Unwanted frame around markers in legend

I am plotting the following data ...
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### How can PlotLegends be added to Show

Every once in a while I would like to add PlotLegends to identify graphics combined with the Show command, but ...
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### BarLegend with text between -1 to 1

I use the following line to plot my graphic. I have defined the following function for the color of my graphic ...
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### Adding Legends in the plot, aligned in a row

How can I add the legend in a plot, INSIDE the plot (as in the figure below), but in a way that they are arranged in row and not in column? What I have done so far: ...
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### How to “cut” BarLegend

I'm trying to use a piece of a BarLegend of a ListLineIntegralConvolutionPlot to plot other ListLineIntegralConvolutionPlot. Example: output of data1 and output of data2 ...
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### BarLegend with a log scaling

I have bar with log scale: BarLegend[{(Blend[{{Log10@1, White}, {Log10@10, Cyan}, {Log10@100, Blue}}, Log10@#] &), {1, 100}}, Ticks -> {1, 10, 100}] ...
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### Extract ColorRange of ContourPlot

I would like to extract the range values Mathematica is assigning colours to in a ListContourPlot (without the range affected by clipping), in order to build custom ...
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### Plot multiple lines with colour and legends [duplicate]

Function of interest: f[n_, r_] := (1 - r^2)^((n - 4)/2)/(Beta[1/2, (n - 2)/2]) In separate graphs: ...
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### Plotting legends matching with plots inside the show graph

I need to put legend " real part" for plot n5 and " imaginary part" for plot t5 such a way that, legends colors match up with ...
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### How to convert Legends into graphics

According to the documentation BarLegend is displayed in StandardForm as a graphics object and it do looks like a normal graphics in front end. However, ...
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### GraphicsGrid and BarLegend combined

I have constructed this contour plots for a project ...
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### PlotLegends on DensityPlot

I have plot DensityPlot[100*Exp[-x^2 - y^2], {x, -2, 2}, {y, -2, 2}, PlotLegends -> {Automatic}] I wanna see the PlotLegend only in range 0 to 10. How do it?
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### How to nicely label the colors in Colorize?

I have an image segmentation and I'd like to label with a SwatchLegend[]. Here's a MWE: ...
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### PlotLegends only labels one of a list of functions

I have a code in which I read data from a file and perform a number of fits. I wish to plot these fits on a single plot and add a legend which labels each line with a value which is saved in a list (...
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### How to add the legend for one point on the plot

Consider we want to add one point on the plot with some legend (see the question). How to add the separate legend for this point? How to add the legend for many points at the plot? Thank you.
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### BarLegend Label and ColorScheme

Probably the answer to this question is already elsewhere, but I have looked for it in the last couple of days and I have't found it. So, I have the following code: ...
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### Is that possible to adjust the bar legend size in GraphicsGrid or DensityPlot automatically?

I'm using Mathematica 11.1. Consider the following code: ...
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### How to Graph an Asymptote on a Plot? [duplicate]

I am currently plotting the following three functions, which show a discontinuity at 0.7993 (approximately). I am generating the plot with the following code: <...
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### Add legendlabel to existing plot with legend

Problem: I have a plot with legend stored in a variable. ...
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### Adding a legend to 3D graphics

In[1]:= Quit In[2]:= data = Import["data.out", "CSV"]; TableForm[%2] The data makes a table like: Planet 1...Planet 2...Planet 3...Planet 4...etc. x y z .........
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### Scientific notation for legend labels

I'd like to use scientific notation for the bar legend. I tried to follow the approach of this link: Number format in Legend Labels. However, the LegendFunction ...
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### Background in framed legend

i'm trying to set a white background in my framed lagend, soh that it could overlap the curves. Note that in the left corner on the top of the frame there are curves inside the legend. I would like to ...
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### Spacings of rows in PlotLegends

I would like to gain control over the distance between the rows in PlotLegends to make more compact legends. I am using Mathematica 10. This is my code: ...
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### Broken lines in exporting pdf of 3D plot in Mathematica 10

I want a 3D-plot with mesh lines as written in the code below: ...
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### Displaying legends in displacement plot of Van der Pol oscillator on MATHEMATICA 8.0

I am trying to draw different plots of Van der Pol's oscillator displacement (ListPlots and ListLinePlots) using 'Show'. I have a problem drawing the legends. Here are my codes: ...
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### PlotLegends for six curves

I have the following plot showing six curves. The curves "DotDashed Blue and Red" correspond to p=a, "Solid Orange and Magenta" correspond to ...
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### Highlight line in plot

I have a plot with many functions. Some of the functions overlap. In Maple, when you plot functions with legends, you can just click on the legend and it highlights the corresponding line. Does ...
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### Control the tick marks in BarLegend

Consider a BarLegend showing a smooth gradient, like this one: ...
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### How to get legends to show up for a plot of an ODE with differing initial values? [closed]

I'm trying to get legends for different initial values for the solutions to an ode to show up. I currently have ...
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### Scatter plot with bar legend [duplicate]

I have two data sets: xy = {{x1, y1}, {x2, y2}, ...} z = {z1, z2, ...} I want to plot at each (xi, yi) a point in a two ...
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### How to add PlotLegends only once in a Table[Plot[]]?

How do I obtain only one Legend in the following case? I would like to obtain only one "a" and one "b" legend on the side, with two different colors. This means that I want a colored legend for 10 z^i ...
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### PlotStyle a particular curve

Let me give an example ...
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### How do I make a custom marker for my plot legends?

I have written the code to make some plots and now I want to add legends to them. I want to have the type of legends shown in the picture below; i.e., two lines corresponding to each parameter ...
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### TogglerBar and Legend color mismatch

I have this piece of code ...
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### Adding legend to plot when using append

I am making a plot using ...
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### How to show Plot Legends? [closed]

How do I make the PlotLegends works in the codes below? I had tried the "Expressions" option and other string options. Only the Ture option will give one legend but not all legends. ...
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### Plot with PlotLegends -> “Expressions” doesn't show all expressions in Legend [duplicate]

So I'm basically trying to plot a table that has multiple versions of (x^4)+(cx^2)+x, with c being an integer. I've gotten the expressions to all be graphed, however I can't seem to have the legend ...
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### How to place the legend immediately to the right of the frame?

I tried using Placed[legend,{1,0.5}] but it leaves some unnecessary gap between the right frame boundary and the legend. I know there is a way to use nested ...
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### Color disparity in legend and graph due to opacity

I have the following graph: Due to opacity, my legend coloring is not matching my graphs and it might be confusing. Is there any remedy? I could not get the coloring what I wanted due to the opacity....
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### Rotate one plot and add legend tp another [closed]

I have one function and some data that I want to plot together. I have two questions. How can I have a legend for dataMC list plot? How can I rotate the ...
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### GraphicsGrid of plots with legends

I use GraphicsGrid to get a table of contour plots, where each of the plots is using its own scaling, so I want to include the bar legend for each of the plots. But ...
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### How to improve a color in a legend to customly-made markers?

I am plotting some experimental results with ListPlot and use customly made plot markers. To be specific, here is my data: ...
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### Two legend markers, one legend label?

Does anyone know if it is possible within the LineLegend command to have one label for two types of lines? My legend code is here: ...
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### How to give legend to such a plot [closed]

The Plot is as given on the Mathematica website ...
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### How do I control the spacing and font size for my plot legend?

I have a Manipulate-based figure in which I'd like to place a compact legend in the upper left corner (within the figure's frame). But by default, the items in the ...
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### Contour Plot with 2 Legends

I want to redefine the legend contours within a specific region of my plot. Someone posted a picture of a plot on here, but didn't describe how they generated it. I want something similar, where I ...
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### Reverse colors in color scheme

I have a SwatchLegend with a color scheme: ...