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class mpl_toolkits.mplot3d.art3d.Text3D(x=0, y=0, z=0, text='', zdir='z', **kwargs)[source]

Text object with 3D position and direction.

x, y, z

The position of the text.

text : str

The text string to display.

zdir : {'x', 'y', 'z', None, 3-tuple}

The direction of the text. See get_dir_vector for a description of the values.

Other Parameters:

All other parameters are passed on to Text.


Draws the Text object to the given renderer.

set_3d_properties(z=0, zdir='z')[source]