Star Map for Monday December 8, 1947

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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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 08 December 1947

Birthdate of Chava Alberstein, Polish-Israeli singer-songwriter and guitarist; Gregg Allman, American singer-songwriter and guitarist (d. 2017); Gérard Blanc, French singer, guitarist, and actor (d. 2009); Thomas Cech, American chemist and academic, Nobel Prize laureate; Kati-Claudia Fofonoff, Finnish author and poet; and Margaret Geller, American astrophysicist, astronomer, and academic.

25th anniversary

Northern Ireland ceases to be part of the Irish Free State..

Birthdate of Lucian Freud, German-English painter and illustrator (d. 2011); and Jean Ritchie, American singer-songwriter (d. 2015).

10th anniversary

Birthdate of James MacArthur, American actor (d. 2010); and Arne Næss, Jr., German-Norwegian mountaineer and businessman (d. 2004).

Death of Hans Molisch, Czech-Austrian botanist and academic (b. 1856).

5th anniversary

Death of Albert Kahn, American architect, Fisher Building, Packard Automotive Plant, Ford River Rouge Complex (b. 1869).

4th anniversary

Birthdate of Larry Martin, American paleontologist and ornithologist (d. 2013); Jim Morrison, American singer-songwriter and poet (d. 1971); James Tate, American poet (d. 2015); Bodo Tümmler, German runner; and Mary Woronov, American actress, director, and screenwriter.

3rd anniversary

Birthdate of George Baker, Dutch singer-songwriter; Bertie Higgins, American singer-songwriter; Ted Irvine, Canadian ice hockey player; and Vince MacLean, Canadian educator and politician.

2nd anniversary

Birthdate of John Banville, Irish novelist and screenwriter.

1st anniversary

Birthdate of John Rubinstein, American actor, director, and composer.

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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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