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Draw a 3D sphere with radius with TikZ? [duplicate]

Draw a sphere with radius with TikZ. According to the figure
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draw cone with gradient fill in latex, tikz [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: 3D bodies in TikZ How can I draw the following diagram in latex (obviously will look better when drawn in latex), considering I would like to annotate the diagram with text ...
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How can I draw shells with TikZ? [duplicate]

At first, I try to draw a cylinder which is much different from what I want.... \documentclass{standalone} \usepackage{pgfplots} \pgfplotsset{compat=1.4} \usepackage{tikz-3dplot} \tdplotsetmaincoords{...
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Draw a cone in TikZ [duplicate]

How could I do something like this in TikZ?
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Drawing simple 3D cylinders in TikZ

I'm trying to draw some simple 3D objects in TikZ. I can do spheres and cuboids okay, but I'm struggling with circular cylinders: When rotating the scene (I use tikz-3dplot for this), the end faces ...
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tikz stacked disks 3D

I would like to know if it is possible to draw an image like this in 3D using tikz? I am having some text around this picture, which looks great in tikz, but I am unable to draw this kind of 3D figure ...
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Draw a prism in TikZ or PSTricks

Is there a way to define an polygon in plane and output an (orthogonal) prism with that polygon as its base? The prism should be drawn in 3D in parallel oblique perspective with controllable height h, ...
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How to draw a simple cone with height and radius with TikZ?

I need to make a very simple cone with h and r (like the picture I've uploaded as example) and I can't find it in previous questions.
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Drawing complicated 3D designs within TikZ

I've checked the community and analyzed, already, the related questions(here, here, here, here an so on) about this case. All of the aforementioned cases are from the group of the 3D designs, have ...
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Drawing 3D cylinder

I need to draw a lot of 3D cylinders with different dimensions. Has anyone maybe already defined a command like \3Dcylinder{x}{y}{z}? I found 3D bodies in TikZ and tried the third answer. But I don't ...
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Is it possible to draw a 3d cylinder using TikZ-3dplot?

I want to draw a clyinder between two planes. I want to specify the distance between the planes and position and radius of the cylinder. I would like to use tikz-3dplot, because it allows a free ...
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Draw sphere with some portion is dotted

I need to draw the following figure : I have used the following code to get it : \documentclass{article} \usepackage{tikz} \begin{document} \begin{tikzpicture} \draw (2,2) circle (3cm); \draw (2,...
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Drawing circles on a 3D Plane

I have this steel plate, and I want to put a circle on it so that the circle lies in the "horizontal" plane of the plate: % vim: ft=tex \RequirePackage{luatex85,shellesc} \documentclass[tikz]{...
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Draw parallels of a sphere with tikz

How to draw properly parallels of a sphere properly? The equator is ok: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{tikz} \begin{document} \begin{tikzpicture} \fill[ball color=blue!20] (0,0) circle (1.5);...
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How to draw a graph by indicating volume of 3D elements but not their position

I have about five thousand observations which I would like to plot in a graph. Since the range of values is wide (from 1 to 108,000, with 90% of the observation taking a value of 2, 99% of the ...

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