Show site location on map



show(site) displays the location of transmitter or receiver site on a map using a marker.

show(site,Name,Value) uses icon displays the site map using additional options specified by the Name,Value pairs.


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Create and show the default receiver site.

rx = rxsite
rx = 
  rxsite with properties:

                   Name: 'Site 2'
               Latitude: 42.3021
              Longitude: -71.3764
                Antenna: 'isotropic'
           AntennaAngle: 0
          AntennaHeight: 1
             SystemLoss: 0
    ReceiverSensitivity: -100


Create a transmitter site.

tx = txsite('Name','MathWorks Apple Hill',...
       'Latitude',42.3001, ...

Show the transmitter site.


Hide the transmitter site.


Input Arguments

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Transmitter or receiver site, specified as a txsite or rxsite object or an array of txsite or rxsite objects.

Name-Value Pair Arguments

Specify optional comma-separated pairs of Name,Value arguments. Name is the argument name and Value is the corresponding value. Name must appear inside quotes. You can specify several name and value pair arguments in any order as Name1,Value1,...,NameN,ValueN.

Example: 'ClusterMarkers',true

Image file, specified as a character vector.

Data Types: char

Width and height of the icon, specified as a 1-by-2 vector of positive numeric values in pixels.

Vertical position of icon relative to site, specified as:

  • 'bottom - Aligns the icon below the site antenna position.

  • 'center' - Aligns the center of the icon to the site antenna position.

  • 'top' - Aligns the icon above the site antenna position.

Combine nearby markers into groups or clusters, specified as true or false.

Data Types: char

Map for visualization or surface data, specified as the comma-separated pair consisting of 'Map and a siteviewer object or a terrain name. A terrain name may be specified if the function is called with an output argument. Valid terrain names are 'none', 'gmted2010', or the name of the custom terrain data added using addCustomTerrain. The default value is the current Site Viewer. If no Site Viewer is open, the default value is a new Site Viewer or else 'gmted2010' if the function is called with an output argument.

Data Types: char | string

See Also

Introduced in R2019b