centroid of an image

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Nagarajan sivathanu
Nagarajan sivathanu on 14 Feb 2012
Commented: Dipti S on 1 Mar 2019
I want to find the centroid of an image.How to proceed?
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Dipti S
Dipti S on 1 Mar 2019
Something like
centers = stats1.Centroid;

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Chandra Kurniawan
Chandra Kurniawan on 14 Feb 2012
did you mean 'find centroid of objects in an image'??
use regionprops with property : centroid
Eg : stat = regionprops(Ilabel,'centroid');
I = imread('coins.png');
Ibw = im2bw(I);
Ibw = imfill(Ibw,'holes');
Ilabel = bwlabel(Ibw);
stat = regionprops(Ilabel,'centroid');
imshow(I); hold on;
for x = 1: numel(stat)
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J Shaw
J Shaw on 20 Feb 2018
If I use this code, I get a centroid array that has 255 elements. What is the meaning for each element? Thanks!

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Sean Lawson
Sean Lawson on 14 Feb 2012
Broad question, if the image is your input, simply find the center of the image. But I assume you are asking a more complicated question: like find the centroid of a specific object in an image? if so, need to segment the object out of the image, then find the center point.
Biswas Lohani V K
Biswas Lohani V K on 25 Jan 2016
HEllo everyone, What is the syntax for this bb = stats(object).BoundingBox; bc = stats(object).Centroid;
could you please define how this code works
Thank you

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