Star Map for Wednesday October 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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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

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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 October 1947

Birthdate of Richard Morris, English archaeologist, historian, and author; Emiel Puttemans, Belgian runner; and Stephen Shore, American photographer and educator.

200th anniversary

Birthdate of Jean-François Rewbell, French lawyer and politician (d. 1807).

100th anniversary

Birthdate of Rose Scott, Australian activist (d. 1925).

50th anniversary

Birthdate of Rouben Mamoulian, Georgian-American director and screenwriter (d. 1987); and Marcel Herrand, French actor (d. 1953).

Death of Alexei Savrasov, Russian painter and academic (b. 1830).

25th anniversary

Birthdate of Nils Liedholm, Swedish footballer, coach, and manager (d. 2007); and Herbert B. Leonard, American production manager and producer (d. 2006).

10th anniversary

Birthdate of Merle Park, British ballerina and educator; and Paul Schell, American lawyer and politician, 50th Mayor of Seattle (d. 2014).

5th anniversary

Birthdate of Stanley Bates, English actor and screenwriter.

Death of Sergey Chaplygin, Russian physicist, mathematician, and engineer (b. 1869).

4th anniversary

World War II: Around 30 civilians are executed by Friedrich Schubert's paramilitary group in Kallikratis, Crete..

Birthdate of Chevy Chase, American comedian, actor, and screenwriter; and R. L. Stine, American author, screenwriter, and producer.

3rd anniversary

World War II: The Battle of Crucifix Hill occurs just outside Aachen; Capt. Bobbie Brown receives a Medal of Honor for his heroics in this battle..

Birthdate of Ed Kirkpatrick, American baseball player (d. 2010); and Susan Raye, American country music singer.

Death of Wendell Willkie, American captain, lawyer, and politician (b. 1892).

2nd anniversary

Death of Felix Salten, Austrian author and critic (b. 1869).

1st anniversary

Birthdate of Hanan Ashrawi, Palestinian scholar, activist, and politician; Jean-Jacques Beineix, French director and producer; Dennis Kucinich, American journalist and politician, 53rd Mayor of Cleveland; Bel Mooney, English journalist and author; and Jon Ekerold, South African motorcycle racer.

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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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