Functions to compute and plot radiation patterns

copyright:The ObsPy Development Team (devs@obspy.org)
license:GNU Lesser General Public License, Version 3 (http://www.gnu.org/copyleft/lesser.html)

Public Functions

plot_radiation_pattern Plot the P/S farfield radiation pattern on a unit sphere grid.

Private Functions


Private functions are mainly for internal/developer use and their API might change without notice.

_equalarea_spherical_grid Generates a simple spherical equalarea grid that adjust the number of longitude samples to the latitude.
_oriented_uv_sphere Returns a uv sphere (equidistant lat/lon grid) with its north-pole rotated to the input axis.
_plot_beachball Private function that plots a beachball into a 2d matplotlib
_plot_radiation_pattern_mayavi Plot the radiation pattern using MayaVi.
_plot_radiation_pattern_quiver Private routine that plots the wave farfield into an
_plot_radiation_pattern_sphere Private function that plots a radiation pattern sphere into an
_setup_figure_and_axes Setup figure for Event plot.