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Geographic Plots

Visualize data on maps

Visualize latitude and longitude data over interactive maps using geographic plots. Create line, scatter, point density, and bubble plots over maps by specifying coordinates, and customize the map imagery using basemaps.


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geoplotPlot line in geographic coordinates
geoscatterScatter chart in geographic coordinates
geobubbleVisualize data values at specific geographic locations
geodensityplotGeographic density plot
geobasemapSet or query basemap
geolimitsSet or query geographic limits
geoaxesCreate geographic axes
geotickformatSet or query geographic tick label format
addToolbarMapButtonAdd map button to toolbar (Since R2021b)
removeToolbarMapButtonRemove map button from toolbar (Since R2021b)


GeographicAxes PropertiesControl geographic axes appearance and behavior
GeographicBubbleChart PropertiesControl geographic bubble chart appearance and behavior
GeographicRuler PropertiesControl axis with geographic values
GeographicScalebar PropertiesControl appearance and behavior of geographic scale bar
DensityPlot PropertiesControl appearance and behavior of density plot


Geographic Plots


Geographic Density Plots