Excel: Maps and Animated Scatter Charts

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A scatter chart can show many dimensions. You have the typical X and Y axis. The size of the bubble and color of the bubble add two more dimensions. Finally, drag a date field to the Play Axis.

When you click the Play button, the points on the map will animate over time.

  1. Animated Scatter Chart with Time scrubber.

  2. Maps

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