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Orion Constellation Project

Please find below my first project for review. All comments welcome. Thank-you to anybody who takes the time for this.

#libraries
%matplotlib notebook
from matplotlib import pyplot as plt
from mpl_toolkits.mplot3d import Axes3D

Orion

x = [-0.41, 0.57, 0.07, 0.00, -0.29, -0.32,-0.50,-0.23, -0.23]
y = [4.12, 7.71, 2.36, 9.10, 13.35, 8.13, 7.19, 13.25,13.43]
z = [2.06, 0.84, 1.56, 2.07, 2.36, 1.72, 0.66, 1.25,1.38]

#2D Plot of Orion Constellation
fig = plt.figure(figsize=[5,3])
ax = fig.add_subplot(1,1,1)
ax.scatter(x,y,color=‘purple’)
plt.title(‘2D Plot of Orion Constellation’)
plt.show()

#3d plot Orion Constellation
ax = plt.figure(figsize=[5,3]).add_subplot(1,1,1,projection=‘3d’)
ax.scatter(x,y,z, color=‘green’)
plt.title(‘3D Plot of the Orion Constellation’)
plt.show()3d_plot

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