Nightshade featureΒΆ

Draws a polygon where there is no sunlight for the given datetime.

Night time shading for 1999-12-31 12:00:00
import datetime
import matplotlib.pyplot as plt
import as ccrs
from cartopy.feature.nightshade import Nightshade

fig = plt.figure(figsize=(10, 5))
ax = fig.add_subplot(1, 1, 1, projection=ccrs.PlateCarree())

date = datetime.datetime(1999, 12, 31, 12)

ax.set_title('Night time shading for {}'.format(date))
ax.add_feature(Nightshade(date, alpha=0.2))

Total running time of the script: ( 0 minutes 0.287 seconds)

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