Star Map for Sunday August 12, 1951

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 12 August 1951

Birthdate of Klaus Toppmöller, German football manager and former player.

100th anniversary

Isaac Singer is granted a patent for his sewing machine..

Death of John Elliot Drinkwater Bethune, British lawyer and activist (b. 1801).

50th anniversary

Death of Adolf Erik Nordenskiöld, Finnish-Swedish botanist, geologist, mineralogist, and explorer (b. 1832).

25th anniversary

Birthdate of John Derek, American actor, director, and cinematographer (d. 1998); and Joe Jones, American R&B singer-songwriter and producer (d. 2005).

10th anniversary

Birthdate of L. M. Kit Carson, American actor, producer, and screenwriter (d. 2014); Réjean Ducharme, Canadian author and playwright; and Dana Ivey, American actress.

Death of Freeman Freeman-Thomas, 1st Marquess of Willingdon, English soldier and politician, 56th Governor General of Canada (b. 1866); and Bobby Peel, English cricketer and umpire (b. 1857).

5th anniversary

Birthdate of Terry Nutkins, English television host and author (d. 2012).

3rd anniversary

Birthdate of Siddaramaiah, Indian lawyer and politician, 22nd Chief Minister of Karnataka; and Graham J. Zellick, English academic and jurist.

2nd anniversary

Birthdate of Panagiotis Chinofotis, Greek admiral and politician; Mark Knopfler, Scottish-English singer-songwriter, guitarist, and producer; Lou Martin, Northern Irish pianist, songwriter, and producer (d. 2012); Alex Naumik, Lithuanian-Norwegian singer-songwriter and producer (d. 2013); and Rick Ridgeway, American mountaineer and photographer.

1st anniversary

Korean War: Bloody Gulch massacre: American POWs are massacred by North Korean Army..

Birthdate of Jim Beaver, American actor, director, and screenwriter; and August "Kid Creole" Darnell, American musician, bandleader, singer-songwriter, and record producer.

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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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