Jeff
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12/3/09


Re: PlotRange with Histogram Log height
Posted:
Nov 6, 2013 12:23 AM


Thanks. That did the trick.
On Tue, Nov 5, 2013, at 8:57 AM, Bob Hanlon <hanlonr357@gmail.com> wrote:
> You must take the Log of the vertical axis range values > > data = RandomVariate[ > TruncatedDistribution[{2, 2}, > NormalDistribution[0, 0.5]], 1000]; > > Histogram[data, 10, {"Log", "PDF"}, > PlotRange > {{2, 2}, Automatic}, > Frame > True, > PlotRangeClipping > True] > > Histogram[data, 10, {"Log", "PDF"}, > PlotRange > {{2, 2}, Log /@ {0.01, 1.0}}, > Frame > True, > PlotRangeClipping > True] > > However, since Log is Listable, this can be shortened slightly to > > Attributes[Log] > > {Listable, NumericFunction, Protected} > > Histogram[data, 10, {"Log", "PDF"}, > PlotRange > {{2, 2}, Log@{0.01, 1.0}}, > Frame > True, > PlotRangeClipping > True] > > > Bob Hanlon > > > > On Mon, Nov 4, 2013 at 11:18 PM, Jeff <jbwjbwjbw@gmail.com> wrote: > I am trying to draw a histogram with log heights with a specified PlotRange. This command works fine: > > Histogram[data, 10, {"Log", "PDF"}, > PlotRange > {{2, 2}, Automatic}, Frame > True, > PlotRangeClipping > True] > > But what I need is the ability to control the range of the vertical axes. When I change the "Automatic" to something specific I get a blank graph. For example, this fails > > Histogram[data, 10, {"Log", "PDF"}, > PlotRange > {{2, 2}, {0.01, 1.0}}, Frame > True, > PlotRangeClipping > True] > > I am using Mathematica 9.0.1.0 on OSX 10.8.5. Any help would be appreciated. > >

