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7.10.2. nilearn.plotting.find_xyz_cut_coords

nilearn.plotting.find_xyz_cut_coords(img, mask_img=None, activation_threshold=None)

Find the center of the largest activation connected component.


img : 3D Nifti1Image

The brain map.

mask_img : 3D Nifti1Image, optional

An optional brain mask, provided mask_img should not be empty.

activation_threshold : float, optional

The lower threshold to the positive activation. If None, the activation threshold is computed using the 80% percentile of the absolute value of the map.


x : float

the x world coordinate.

y : float

the y world coordinate.

z : float

the z world coordinate.