MatPlotLib Perceptually Uniform Colormaps
Updated 5 Mar 2022
- the default sequential colormap VIRIDIS (as well as INFERNO, MAGMA, and PLASMA).
- the default line colororder TAB10 (as well as TAB20, TAB20B, and TAB20C).
- the perceptually uniform cyclic colormaps TWILIGHT and TWILIGHT_SHIFTED
- the colorblind-friendly sequential colormap CIVIDIS.
Stephen23 (2023). MatPlotLib Perceptually Uniform Colormaps (https://www.mathworks.com/matlabcentral/fileexchange/62729-matplotlib-perceptually-uniform-colormaps), MATLAB Central File Exchange. Retrieved .
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