logarithmicBins() function

The logarithmicBins() function generates a list of exponentially separated floats. It is a helper function meant to generate bin bounds for the histogram() function.

Function type: Miscellaneous
Output data type: Array of floats

logarithmicBins(start:1.0, factor: 2.0, count: 10, infinity: true)



The first value in the returned bin list.

Data type: Float


The multiplier applied to each subsequent bin.

Data type: Float


The number of bins to create.

Data type: Integer


When true, adds an additional bin with a value of positive infinity. Defaults to true.

Data type: Boolean


logarithmicBins(start: 1.0, factor: 2.0, count: 10, infinity: true)

// Generated list: [1, 2, 4, 8, 16, 32, 64, 128, 256, 512, +Inf]

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