VectorDensityPlot

VectorDensityPlot[{{vx,vy},s},{x,xmin,xmax},{y,ymin,ymax}]
generates a vector plot of the vector field as a function of x and y, superimposed on a density plot of the scalar field s.

VectorDensityPlot[{vx,vy},{x,xmin,xmax},{y,ymin,ymax}]
takes the scalar field to be the norm of the vector field.

VectorDensityPlot[{{vx,vy},{wx,wy},,s},{x,xmin,xmax},{y,ymin,ymax}]
plots several vector fields.

Details and OptionsDetails and Options

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Basic Examples  (4)Basic Examples  (4)

Plot the vector field with background color based on the field magnitude:

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Plot two vector fields with background color based on the first field's magnitude:

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Plot two vector fields with background color based on the function :

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Use a plot theme with minimal styling:

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Introduced in 2008
(7.0)
| Updated in 2014
(10.0)