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Re: ListPlot and ListPlot3D

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  • Subject: [mg70737] Re: ListPlot and ListPlot3D
  • From: Bill Rowe <readnewsciv at>
  • Date: Wed, 25 Oct 2006 01:40:04 -0400 (EDT)

On 10/24/06 at 2:24 AM, pengyu.ut at (Peng Yu) wrote:

>ListPlot[{{x1,y1},{x2,y2},...}] plots a list of values with
>specified x and y coordinates.

>I'm wondering if there is any similar command in 3D such that I can
>call ListPlot3D[{{x1,y1,z1},{x2,y2,z2},...}] to plot a list of
>values with specified x and y coordinates.

>It seems the build command ListPlot3D can not do this.

Yes, the built in command ListPlot3D assumes an array containing 
z values where the array coordinates are taken to be x and y values.

The function to use to get Mathematica to plot points in 3D 
space is ScatterPlot3D found in the package Graphics`Graphics3D`.
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