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Line-style referenceΒΆ

Reference for line-styles included with Matplotlib.

../../_images/sphx_glr_line_styles_reference_001.png
import numpy as np
import matplotlib.pyplot as plt


color = 'cornflowerblue'
points = np.ones(5)  # Draw 5 points for each line
text_style = dict(horizontalalignment='right', verticalalignment='center',
                  fontsize=12, fontdict={'family': 'monospace'})


def format_axes(ax):
    ax.margins(0.2)
    ax.set_axis_off()


def nice_repr(text):
    return repr(text).lstrip('u')


# Plot all line styles.
fig, ax = plt.subplots()

linestyles = ['-', '--', '-.', ':']
for y, linestyle in enumerate(linestyles):
    ax.text(-0.1, y, nice_repr(linestyle), **text_style)
    ax.plot(y * points, linestyle=linestyle, color=color, linewidth=3)
    format_axes(ax)
    ax.set_title('line styles')

plt.show()

Total running time of the script: ( 0 minutes 0.021 seconds)

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