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Show site location on map



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


This function only supports antenna sites with CoordinateSystem property set to 'geographic'.

show(site,Name,Value) displays site on a map with additional options specified by one or more 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 of surface data, specified as the comma-separated pair consisting of 'Map' and a siteviewer object.[1]

Data Types: char | string

See Also

Introduced in R2019b

[1] Alignment of boundaries and region labels are a presentation of the feature provided by the data vendors and do not imply endorsement by MathWorks®.