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Re: 3D scatter plot

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  • Subject: [mg7043] Re: [mg7010] 3D scatter plot
  • From: Fabian Haas <b5hafa at>
  • Date: Sat, 3 May 1997 22:04:38 -0400 (EDT)
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terrence becker <tjbecker at> wrote

>I am trying to make a "scatter" plot from a set large set of {x,y,z}'s.
>ListPlot3D wants to assign values 1,2,3,etc for my x,y axes instead of
>my real data. ListPlot allows you to
>feed in both the real x and y data, but what about for 3-D ?
>tjbecker at

I think your problem has been dealt with in Tom Whickham Jones book Mathematica Graphics:

I think you put in your list in a triangulation method and show the polygons in Graphics3D


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