[R] How to plot curves with more than 8 colors

Earl F. Glynn efg at stowers-institute.org
Thu Dec 29 21:12:16 CET 2005

"Don MacQueen" <macq at llnl.gov> wrote in message
> I have found this little function useful when trying to choose colors:

FWIW:  To choose colors, this page
and PDF
can be used to view the "named" colors in R, along with RGB information in
decimal or hex.

Not everyone can "see" the same colors.  In particular, about 7% of males
have some color blindness, especially red-green.  See some of the links
under "Color Blindness":

Not all devices have the same color "gamut".  That is, not all devices can
display the same ranges of colors:
Matching color between the screen and printers can be a problem.


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