Coords Report#

Override the default reporting of coords as the mouse moves over the axes in an interactive backend.

coords report
import matplotlib.pyplot as plt
import numpy as np

def millions(x):
    return '$%1.1fM' % (x * 1e-6)

# Fixing random state for reproducibility

x = np.random.rand(20)
y = 1e7 * np.random.rand(20)

fig, ax = plt.subplots()
ax.fmt_ydata = millions
plt.plot(x, y, 'o')

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