Re: [R] Datapoints underneath datapoints Problem

From: Philipp Pagel <>
Date: Sat, 02 Jun 2007 17:57:01 +0200

> I would like to know if there is any
> possible way in which I could view those datapoints that are layered on top
> of each other

You could use jitter() to add a little noise to the data. Of course that will slightly change the position of each point.

If that is not an option you could possibly detect points with almost identical coordintes yourself and then change the color of the respective plotting symbol.



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