# Questions tagged [tikz-angles]

This tag is for the TikZ angles library.

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### Angle between 3 points defined with coordinate

Let's say points A, B and C are defined with coordinate. Is there a built-in function (let's say \angle{A,B,C}) which calculates the angle between 3 given points in Latex? I'm aware of the function \...
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### Issue with scaling every pic (angles tikzlibrary)

Hi everyone I need to scale a tikzpicture so I did it by \begin{tikzpicture}[scale=<factor>] but pics don't get scaled accordingly (It is reported in the TikzManual section 18.2 The Pic syntax). ...
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### Drawing angles with pgfplot

I would like to put an angle between a curve and a particular axis (let's say the x-axis). I tried several options but chose to use angles however it's still not working. Can somebody help me to ...
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### Drawing planar mechanisms in tikz

I am trying to improve this picture made in Word by using Tikz. I have made some advancements but there are some questions that kept me stuck. Regarding the angles, I need to draw a line at some ...
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### How to draw angles without using coordinates?

I tried to draw with Tikz two lines wich have (for example) a 15° or 75° angle and failed. is there a function where I can give a length and an angle and LaTeX draws that line for me or do i have to ...
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### fill opacity in pic angle acts on the arrow stealth and latex heads

I want to add some opacity to draw several angles but the arrowheads (-latex and -stealth) are modified with fill opacity option. At the moment, I'm re-drawing all angles twice, with fill options and ...
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### TikZ pic angle not showing up

I am trying to label a triangle using the TikZ pic command, and the angle I am trying to create is not showing up. Chapter 18 of the TikZ manual was unclear to me as to how to specify different types ...
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### label angle in tikz

I'm trying to label the angle between the horizontal side and the oblique side but I do not know how to do this since I'm just a beginner in tikz. Could someone help me with this. The following is my ...
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### Tikz label angle between vectors

I'm trying to label the angle between the B vector and the y-axis but I don't know how. Can anybody help me with this? My code is the following \begin{figure}[h] \centering \begin{tikzpicture} \...
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### What is the relation between path's options in, out, relative, and looseness?

The following example, \documentclass{article} \usepackage{booktabs} \usepackage{tikz} \usetikzlibrary{tikzmark} \begin{document} \begin{tabular}{ll} \tikzmarknode{FooUp}{foo} & foo\\ foo & ...
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### How to fix "Missing \endcsname inserted." error inside a tikzpicture in beamer

I'm getting this error message ! Missing \endcsname inserted. <to be read again> \theta l.18 \end{frame} when compliling my .tex file: \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage[...
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### Marking angles in tkz-euclide picture

I'm looking for help using the tkzMarkAngle in the following code, I have tried to follow the help from here,How do I mark an angle with multiple arcs? but it does not render. \documentclass{book} \...
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### Error with angle "shape" with TikZ

I'm having trouble drawing angles with TikZ. It's strange because I've done this before, I even copied the code that I used, but the shape of the angle line is all wacky. \documentclass{article} \...
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### error of drawing angles by using tikz

I draw an angle： \usetikzlibrary{angles,quotes} \begin{tikzpicture} \coordinate [label=above right:$A$] (A) at (1,1); \coordinate [label=above left:$B$] (B) at (0,0); \coordinate [label=...
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### Tikz diagram of rotation around some angle about some axis

How to draw a three-dimensional rotation around some angle about some axis as shown in the figure on the right below with the tikz library. Edit This is the code that I have so far, I have the main ...
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### How to draw an angle on a graph

So I have tried a variety of methods. \scope seems to move my graph to the side, as does the usage of tikz-euclide, as opposed to drawing over my graph. \begin{tikzpicture} \begin{axis}[xlabel=...
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### Displaying Bond Angles Chemfig

I was trying to draw in bond-angles for a SOCL2 molecule, however, I'm unable to correctly set the anchor points (from S=O bond to Cl<S bond). Was wondering if anyone could give me a pointer? \...
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### Problem Embedding Angle into TikZ Pic

I am trying to create a pic that includes an angle pic from the angles library using TikZ. The error I get is ! TeX capacity exceeded, sorry [grouping levels=255]. <argument> ...kz@pp@name {x1}\...
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### LaTeX Feature diagram (Adding simple to a legend)

I applied the following code to draw a feature diagram. I would like to add an Alternative symbol (unfilled angle) to a legend as appears in the image. Can you help with that \documentclass[border=...
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### LaTeX Feature diagram

I applied the following code to draw a feature diagram, however, I do not want all child nodes to be concrete, as this code shows In particular, I need to specify some of the child node to be abstract ...
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### Help with adding dots to a line and indicating an angle

I have the following code: \documentclass{article} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage{tikz} \usetikzlibrary{calc} \begin{document} \begin{tikzpicture} \draw[help lines, color=gray!20] (0,0) ...
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### Drawing complex geometry

I am having a difficult time drawing this complex geometry using LaTex I will be happy to get help. Thanks
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### Tikz angles library: draw arc while setting anchor

I am using the Tikz library angles to draw an arc between two edges. My goal is to create this: However, I don't know how to set the anchors for the \pic command. I set it for the edges, but (...
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### German right angle symbol on the horizontal plane

I faked a solid on the paper plane, but here \documentclass[12pt,a4paper]{article} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage[ngerman]{babel} \usepackage[left=2.00cm, right=3....
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### TikZ Angles Library - Angle correct size but offset by some degrees

I'm trying to draw complex argument loci on an argand diagram. Therefore, I need to draw half-lines and label their angles. So far, I have this, and the problem is the angle is off by some amount. Any ...
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### Changing the size of an angle label

I have the following code: \documentclass{standalone} \usepackage{tikz} \usetikzlibrary{arrows, angles, quotes} \begin{document} \begin{tikzpicture}[ axis/.style={densely dashed,gray,font=\small}, ...
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### Add whitespace around angle labels in tikz

In the following picture, I would like to add some white space around the $\theta$ labels on the angles (similar to how the $L_1$ and $L_2$ labels appear). I'm using the angles and quotes tikz ...
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### TikZ: behind path Key Inoperative With Angles Library

I am using the angles library to label angles in my diagrams. I'm noticing, however, that the arc created by the angles package rests on a layer above the rest of the diagram by default, i.e., the ...
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### FBD Angle stopping

This question is based off of the drawing in this link. Code: \documentclass[12pt]{article} \usepackage{pgfplots} \usepackage{tikz} \usepackage{float} \usetikzlibrary{calc, patterns, angles, ...
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### TikZ angles library incompatible with 3d library?

I recently discovered the angles TikZ library which is very convenient when one needs to annotate angles. I encountered a problem when I tried to use it in with the 3d library, since the arc is drawn ...
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### Angles of intersection between two semi-circles [duplicate]

I am trying to recreate the following images but so far I have only been able to replicate the two semi-circles intersecting. \documentclass[a4paper,12pt]{article} \usepackage{tikz} \...
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### Angle between two circles

I am trying to recreate this image in LaTeX: So far, I have the following: \documentclass[a4paper,12pt]{article} \usepackage{tikz} \begin{document} \begin{center} \begin{tikzpicture} \...
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### How can I draw angled lines in LaTeX to create ruled template for calligraphy?

I am trying to create a template for calligraphy writing. I would like it to look something like this picture below, but with no margins nor title (A4 paper). I want to have three types of lines: ...
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### add right angle symbol to tikz figure

I realize that there are a bazillion questions on tex.stackexchange about right angle symbols, but all of them (that I can find) seem needlessly complicated, and it's taking me a long time to make ...
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### Problem when including a foreach loop

I have the next code which makes exacty what I wanted, that is, to plot the triangle and show the values of every interior angle. \documentclass{standalone} \usepackage{tikz}\usetikzlibrary{angles,...
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### Problem with using \pgfmathprintnumber to get just two decimal positions when printing the angle between two lines

I want to print, in degrees, the value of the angle between two lines. Everything works fine for me when printing the whole angle between the lines: \documentclass{standalone} \usepackage{tikz} \...
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### Drawing an angle that should not cross over an intermediate line

I want to draw an angle arc using the angles tikz library. This arc has to not cross over an intermediate line between its limits. I try to use the knots package but it doesn't seem to work well with ...
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### How to extend shading in this figure?

The following figure is meant to be a contour graph. How can I extend the current shading out to the rest of the figure, so that there is shading between all of the lines? Here is the the figure and ...
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### Chalenge in tikz

I'm working on a aerodynamic proyect and i have to do something like this in the report. I'm just interesed in the vectors, not in the airplane. How can I do to make a tikz picture to be as similar ...
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### How to draw with Tikz a chord parallel to AC that passes through a point?

I've drawn the following diagram with Tikz: The code used: \documentclass{standalone} \usepackage{pgf,tikz} \usetikzlibrary{babel,calc,arrows,shapes.geometric,intersections,through,backgrounds} \...
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### Add an angle to a sphere

I have a sphere (taken from http://www.texample.net/tikz/examples/, credits to Bartman): % Steradian cone in sphere % Author: Bartman \documentclass[tikz,border=10pt]{standalone} %%%< \...
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### How to add a white background to an angle label in Tikz?

I'm drawing a diagram for a project, but with the n vector going through the angle label it isn't very clear, I'd like to add a white background to the alpha label so it's easier to see. Thanks, see ...
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### Drawing angles on a diagram in Tikz using the angles library

I've recently been trying to learn Tikz, and I've constructed a diagram to use for my dissertation, to help show a vector being split into components that are parallel (v_b) and perpendicular (v_g) to ...
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### How do I mark an angle with multiple arcs?

I have been trying to find a good answer to this question (or a question to match it): I'm trying to give an angle a marking with multiple arcs in the interior, as per the pictures below. I'm not ...
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### TikZ: Labeling an angle does not work in my case

I'm trying to draw a simple coordinate system using TikZ. I've also got an angle which I want to label as phi (\varphi). The following code without the label works: \documentclass{standalone} \...
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### How do you slant angle labels to match a diagram?

I saw the image below and noticed that whoever made it slanted the angle label to match the slant of the perspective. I think this is a really nice effect that very effectively labels angles in 3 ...
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### Draw angle between two line

I try to represent a complex number in a Gauss plane. The problem is in the representation of the angle between the abscissas and the oz segment. This is my code: \documentclass{scrbook} \input{...
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### how to draw the angle bisector of a triangle

\documentclass{book} \usepackage{tikz,amsmath,amssymb,tkz-euclide} \usetkzobj{all} \usepackage{color} \usetikzlibrary{positioning}% To get more advances positioning options \usetikzlibrary{...
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### Fill angle text in TikZ

I have an angle on a nonuniform background (here simplified as a blue background) making it difficult to read the text of the angle. I would like to give the text of the angle a half transparent white ...
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