scale_colour_grey

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Sequential grey colour scales

Based on gray.colors. This is black and white equivalent of scale_colour_gradient.

Usage
scale_colour_grey(..., start = 0.2, end = 0.8, na.value = "red")
scale_fill_grey(..., start = 0.2, end = 0.8, na.value = "red")
Arguments
...
Other arguments passed on to discrete_scale to control name, limits, breaks, labels and so forth.
start
gray value at low end of palette
end
gray value at high end of palette
na.value
Colour to use for missing values
See Also

Other colour scales: scale_alpha, scale_colour_brewer, scale_colour_gradient, scale_colour_hue

Aliases
  • scale_colour_grey
  • scale_fill_grey
  • scale_color_grey
Examples
library(ggplot2) p <- ggplot(mtcars, aes(mpg, wt)) + geom_point(aes(colour = factor(cyl))) p + scale_colour_grey() p + scale_colour_grey(end = 0) # You may want to turn off the pale grey background with this scale p + scale_colour_grey() + theme_bw() # Colour of missing values is controlled with na.value: miss <- factor(sample(c(NA, 1:5), nrow(mtcars), replace = TRUE)) ggplot(mtcars, aes(mpg, wt)) + geom_point(aes(colour = miss)) + scale_colour_grey() ggplot(mtcars, aes(mpg, wt)) + geom_point(aes(colour = miss)) + scale_colour_grey(na.value = "green")
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