Re: Embedding scatterplots in NCL map space.

From: Dave Allured - NOAA Affiliate <dave.allured_at_nyahnyahspammersnyahnyah>
Date: Mon Jan 14 2013 - 17:41:00 MST

No problem, the function gsn_add_polymarker is probably what you want. It
overlays any number of dots onto a base plot, and it uses lat/lon
coordinate pairs to position the dots. Here is a nice example on a global

This and many similar map examples are listed here:


On Mon, Jan 14, 2013 at 4:50 PM, Capehart, William J <> wrote:

> We have a challenge here. We are working with global data subsets and
> would like to be able to do an "overview" of scatter distributions
> globally. Ideally we'd like to take the plot scene, such as the one in
> this email, and overlay tiny scatterplots (no axes or labels, just the
> scatter dots) over the individual subsets (shown by the color chips).
> Does NCL have the capacity to do this in any capacity?
> Thankymuch!

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