# numpy.moveaxis() function | Python

• Last Updated : 22 Apr, 2020

`numpy.moveaxis()` function move axes of an array to new positions. Other axes remain in their original order.

Syntax : numpy.moveaxis(arr, source, destination)
Parameters :
arr : [ndarray] input array.
source : [ int or sequence of int] Original positions of the axes to move. These must be unique.
destination : [ int or sequence of int] Destination positions for each of the original axes. These must also be unique.
Return : [ndarray] Array with moved axes. This array is a view of the input array.

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Code #1 :

 `# Python program explaining``# numpy.moveaxis() function`` ` `# importing numpy as geek ``import` `numpy as geek`` ` `arr ``=` `geek.zeros((``1``, ``2``, ``3``, ``4``))`` ` `gfg ``=` `geek.moveaxis(arr, ``0``, ``-``1``).shape`` ` `print` `(gfg)`

Output :

```(2, 3, 4, 1)
```

Code #2 :

 `# Python program explaining``# numpy.moveaxis() function`` ` `# importing numpy as geek ``import` `numpy as geek`` ` `arr ``=` `geek.zeros((``1``, ``2``, ``3``, ``4``))`` ` `gfg ``=` `geek.moveaxis(arr, ``-``1``, ``0``).shape`` ` `print` `(gfg)`

Output :

```(4, 1, 2, 3)
```

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