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Plot Color Names

 

Calling Sequence

Parameters

Description

Examples

Calling Sequence

plot(plotargs, color=cname)

plot(plotargs, colour=cname)

plot3d(plotargs, color=cname)

plot3d(plotargs, colour=cname)

Parameters

plotargs

-

arguments to the plot or plot3d command

cname

-

string; color name

Description

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This page provides an alphabetical list of the color names that plot, plot3d, and other plotting commands accept. Additional colors from other color palettes are available through the ColorTools package. See the plot/color help page for more information.

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The lowercase names below are the colors used in early versions of Maple, and they are retained for backward compatibility. In some cases (blue, white, yellow) they are the same as the capitalized string version, but in others (maroon, gold) they are quite different.

ColorTools:-DisplayPalette("MapleV", aliases);

1. aquamarine

2. black

3. blue

4. brown

5. coral











6. cyan

7. gold

8. gray
(grey)

9. green

10. khaki











11. magenta

12. maroon

13. navy

14. orange

15. pink











16. plum

17. red

18. sienna

19. tan

20. turquoise











21. violet

22. wheat

23. white

24. yellow

 











 

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The other recognized colors are the commonly used HTML color names. Plot commands expect them as capitalized strings.

ColorTools:-DisplayPalette("HTML", aliases);

1. AliceBlue

2. AntiqueWhite

3. Aquamarine

4. Azure

5. Beige

6. Bisque













7. Black

8. BlanchedAlmond

9. Blue

10. BlueViolet

11. Brown

12. Burlywood













13. CadetBlue

14. Chartreuse

15. Chocolate

16. Coral

17. CornflowerBlue

18. Cornsilk













19. Crimson

20. Cyan
(Aqua)

21. DarkBlue

22. DarkCyan

23. DarkFuchsia
(DarkMagenta)

24. DarkGoldenrod













25. DarkGray
(DarkGrey)

26. DarkGreen

27. DarkKhaki

28. DarkOliveGreen

29. DarkOrange

30. DarkOrchid













31. DarkRed

32. DarkSalmon

33. DarkSeaGreen

34. DarkSlateBlue

35. DarkSlateGray
(DarkSlateGrey)

36. DarkTurquoise













37. DarkViolet

38. DeepPink

39. DeepSkyBlue

40. DimGray
(DimGrey)

41. DodgerBlue

42. Feldspar













43. Firebrick

44. FloralWhite

45. ForestGreen

46. Fuchsia
(Magenta)

47. Gainsboro

48. GhostWhite













49. Gold

50. Goldenrod

51. Gray
(Grey)

52. Green

53. GreenYellow

54. Honeydew













55. HotPink

56. IndianRed

57. Indigo

58. Ivory

59. Khaki

60. Lavender













61. LavenderBlush

62. LawnGreen

63. LemonChiffon

64. LightBlue

65. LightCoral

66. LightCyan













67. LightGoldenrod

68. LightGoldenrodYellow

69. LightGray
(LightGrey)

70. LightGreen

71. LightPink

72. LightSalmon













73. LightSeaGreen

74. LightSkyBlue

75. LightSlateBlue

76. LightSlateGray
(LightSlateGrey)

77. LightSteelBlue

78. LightYellow













79. Lime

80. LimeGreen

81. Linen

82. Maroon

83. MediumAquamarine

84. MediumBlue













85. MediumOrchid

86. MediumPurple

87. MediumSeaGreen

88. MediumSlateBlue

89. MediumSpringGreen

90. MediumTurquoise













91. MediumVioletRed

92. MidnightBlue

93. MintCream

94. MistyRose

95. Moccasin

96. NavajoWhite













97. Navy
(NavyBlue)

98. OldLace

99. Olive

100. OliveDrab

101. Orange

102. OrangeRed













103. Orchid

104. PaleGoldenrod

105. PaleGreen

106. PaleTurquoise

107. PaleVioletRed

108. PapayaWhip













109. PeachPuff

110. Peru

111. Pink

112. Plum

113. PowderBlue

114. Purple













115. Red

116. RosyBrown

117. RoyalBlue

118. SaddleBrown

119. Salmon

120. SandyBrown













121. SeaGreen

122. Seashell

123. Sienna

124. Silver

125. SkyBlue

126. SlateBlue













127. SlateGray
(SlateGrey)

128. Snow

129. SpringGreen

130. SteelBlue

131. Tan

132. Teal













133. Thistle

134. Tomato

135. Turquoise

136. Violet

137. VioletRed

138. Wheat













139. White

140. WhiteSmoke

141. Yellow

142. YellowGreen

 

 













 

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Internally the plot routines convert these color names to RGB values. For example, YellowGreen is converted to COLOURRGB,0.60392157,0.80392157,0.19607843.

Examples

plotsin,color=SteelBlue

plotcos,color=Burlywood

plot3dxy,x=1..1,y=1..1,color=Chocolate

See Also

ColorTools

plot

plot/color

plot/options

plot/structure

plot3d

plot3d/colorfunc

plot3d/option