plotcircle: adds part of a colored circle to a plot

Description Usage Arguments Details Author(s) See Also Examples

View source: R/plotcircle.R

Description

adds (part of) a colored circle to a plot; an arrow can be drawn at a specified position

Usage

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plotcircle(r = 1, ...)

Arguments

r

radius of circle.

...

arguments passed to function plotellipse.

Details

plotcircle calls plotellipse, making sure that the figure drawn effectively looks like a circle. For graphs that have both axes of equal size, the circle will be equal to the ellipse with equal rx and ry. See second example

see plotellipse for details

Author(s)

Karline Soetaert <[email protected]>

See Also

plotellipse to draw ellipses

Examples

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# symmetrical axes
emptyplot(c(0, 1))
plotcircle(mid = c(0.5, 0.5), r = 0.25, from = 0, to = 3*pi/2,
           arrow = TRUE, arr.pos = 0.5, col = "red")
# symmetrical
plotellipse(mid = c(0.5, 0.5), rx = 0.2, ry = 0.2, 
           arrow = TRUE, arr.pos = 0.5, col = "blue")


#non-symmetrical axes
emptyplot(c(0, 1), c(0, 2), main = "plotcircle", asp = FALSE)
plotcircle(mid = c(0.5, 0.5), r = 0.25, from = 0, to = 3*pi/2,
           arrow = TRUE, arr.pos = 0.5, col = "red")
plotellipse(mid = c(0.5, 0.5), rx = 0.25, ry = 0.25, 
           arrow = TRUE, arr.pos = 0.5, col = "blue")

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