Star Map for Saturday April 6, 1940

Get a map of the sky — with thousands of stars, the planets, the Sun and the Moon — as seen from a location and at a time of your choice.

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Main product image of the Classic Star Map
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Detail of text in a Classic Star Map
Detail of planets in a Classic Star Map
Detail of constellations in a Classic Star Map
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The Download option will give you access to files optimized for printing at these sizes: 8.5x11" (letter), optimum for your home printer; 11x14", ideal for a medium-sized poster; 16x20", optimized for a medium-sized poster; 18x24", ideal for a large poster; 40x50 cm; 50x70 cm.

The Classic and Night Sky designs also include: 21x29.7 cm (A4); 24x30 cm; 30x40 cm; 24x36", ideal for an extra-large poster

Your custom poster is beautifully printed on high-quality 260gsm Fine Art paper, with archival-quality UV-resistant inks. Colors will not fade over time when exposed to light.

Available sizes: 11x14", 16x20" or 18x24", 40x50cm or 50x70 cm, standard sizes so you will always find a frame that you like and that fits.

On 06 April 1940

Birthdate of Homero Aridjis, Mexican journalist, author, and poet; and Pedro Armendáriz, Jr., Mexican-American actor and producer (d. 2011).

50th anniversary

Birthdate of Anthony Fokker, Dutch engineer and businessman, founded Fokker Aircraft Manufacturer (d. 1939).

25th anniversary

Birthdate of Tadeusz Kantor, Polish director, painter, and set designer (d. 1990).

10th anniversary

Gandhi raises a lump of mud and salt and declares, "With this, I am shaking the foundations of the British Empire," beginning the Salt Satyagraha..

5th anniversary

Birthdate of Douglas Hill, Canadian author and critic (d. 2007).

Death of Edwin Arlington Robinson, American poet and playwright (b. 1869).

4th anniversary

Tupelo–Gainesville tornado outbreak: Another tornado from the same storm system as the Tupelo tornado hits Gainesville, Georgia, killing 203..

Birthdate of Helen Berman, Dutch-Israeli painter and illustrator; and Jean-Pierre Changeux, French neuroscientist, biologist, and academic.

3rd anniversary

Birthdate of Merle Haggard, American singer-songwriter and guitarist (d. 2016); Tom Veivers, Australian cricketer and politician; and Billy Dee Williams, American actor, singer, and writer.

2nd anniversary

Birthdate of Paul Daniels, English magician and television host (d. 2016).

1st anniversary

Birthdate of André Ouellet, Canadian lawyer and politician, 1st Canadian Minister of Foreign Affairs; and John Sculley, American businessman, co-founded Zeta Interactive.

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The Download option will give you access to files optimized for printing at these sizes: 8.5x11" (letter), optimum for your home printer; 11x14", ideal for a medium-sized poster; 16x20", optimized for a medium-sized poster; 18x24", ideal for a large poster; 40x50 cm; 50x70 cm.

The Classic and Night Sky designs also include: 21x29.7 cm (A4); 24x30 cm; 30x40 cm; 24x36", ideal for an extra-large poster

These are the same high-resolution JPEG files that we use for our printing: with them, a professional print-shop will be able to produce an outstanding quality print.

You will be given immediate access to six image files for each available color. Each image file is optimized for a different print size, from 21.6x27.9cm to 50x70cm. You will be given immediate access to six image files for each available color. Each image file is optimized for a different print size, from 8.5x11" to 18x24".

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