File:Logarithmic spiral.svg

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English: Logarithmic spiral.
Français : Spirale logarithmique.
Italiano: Spirale logaritmica.
Deutsch: Logarithmische Spirale.
Source Own work Made using gnuplot (script below), minor fixes in Inkscape. Reworked using cubic bézier curves.
Author Leafnode
(Reusing this file)

public domain

This is a retouched picture, which means that it has been digitally altered from its original version. Modifications: Use cubic bézier curves instead of polygons.

Gnuplot script[edit]

# Output to svg file:
set terminal svg size 1024 768
set output "logarithmic_spiral.svg"

# Same scale for both axes, half-size output:
set size ratio -1 0.5, 0.5

# More sample points to produce smoother picture:
set samples 480

# Axes in the center, no tick marks:
set zeroaxis
unset xtics
unset ytics
unset border
set polar

plot [-4*pi:4*pi] [-8:10] [-8:6] 1.19**t notitle


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current12:15, 21 August 2010Thumbnail for version as of 12:15, 21 August 2010510 × 400 (2 KB)Georg-Johann (talk | contribs)Use smooth curve with cubic béziers instead of polylines
05:47, 23 August 2009Thumbnail for version as of 05:47, 23 August 2009510 × 398 (8 KB)AnonMoos (talk | contribs)removing non-functional code, cropping margins
09:16, 5 May 2008Thumbnail for version as of 09:16, 5 May 2008600 × 480 (11 KB)Leafnode (talk | contribs)
09:13, 5 May 2008Thumbnail for version as of 09:13, 5 May 2008600 × 480 (9 KB)Leafnode (talk | contribs){{Information |Description=Logarithmic spiral |Source=własna praca |Date=5.05.2008 |Author= Leafnode |Permission=public domain |other_versions= }} Category:Gnuplot diagrams Category:Logarithmic spiral
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