Plotting a map¶
How to create a plot of a map.
import matplotlib.pyplot as plt import sunpy.map from sunpy.data.sample import AIA_171_IMAGE
We start with the sample data
aiamap = sunpy.map.Map(AIA_171_IMAGE)
Let’s plot the result. Setting the projection is necessary to ensure that pixels can be converted accurately to coordinates values.
Total running time of the script: ( 0 minutes 3.835 seconds)