matplotlib
Fork me on GitHub


Travis-CI:

Table Of Contents

This Page

matplotlib.pyplot.subplot2grid

matplotlib.pyplot.subplot2grid(shape, loc, rowspan=1, colspan=1, fig=None, **kwargs)

Create an axis at specific location inside a regular grid.

Parameters:

shape : sequence of 2 ints

Shape of grid in which to place axis. First entry is number of rows, second entry is number of columns.

loc : sequence of 2 ints

Location to place axis within grid. First entry is row number, second entry is column number.

rowspan : int

Number of rows for the axis to span to the right.

colspan : int

Number of columns for the axis to span downwards.

fig : Figure, optional

Figure to place axis in. Defaults to current figure.

**kwargs

Additional keyword arguments are handed to add_subplot.

Notes

The following call

subplot2grid(shape, loc, rowspan=1, colspan=1)

is identical to

gridspec=GridSpec(shape[0], shape[1])
subplotspec=gridspec.new_subplotspec(loc, rowspan, colspan)
subplot(subplotspec)