How to show (0,0) on matplotlib graph at the bottom left corner?

MatplotlibPythonData Visualization

To show (0,0) on matplotlib graph at the bottom left corner, we can use xlim() and ylim() methods.


  • Set the figure size and adjust the padding between and around the subplots.

  • Make lists of data points for x and y.

  • Plotx and y data points.

  • Setx and y axes scale.

  • To display the figure, use Show() method.


import numpy as np
import matplotlib.pyplot as plt

plt.rcParams["figure.figsize"] = [7.00, 3.50]
plt.rcParams["figure.autolayout"] = True

x = np.array([0, 1, 3, 2, 1, 5])
y = np.array([0, 2, 4, 4, 3, 3])

plt.plot(x, y)

plt.xlim([0, max(x)+0.5])
plt.ylim([0, max(y)+0.5])


It will produce the following output −

Published on 08-Oct-2021 12:39:24