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A function to plot the distribution of 2-dimensional data.


Updated 6 Sep 2013

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cloudPlot will help visualize the distribution of a 2-dimensional dataset. It is especially helpful when looking at extremely large datasets where a redular plot(x,y,'.') will just fill the plot with a solid color because the measurement points overlap each other.

cloudPlot uses the built-in matlab routines to set the axis limits and grid points appropriate to the data.

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Daniel Armyr (2022). cloudPlot (, MATLAB Central File Exchange. Retrieved .

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Created with R2013a
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