Star Map for Sunday August 16, 2009

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 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 16 August 2009

100th anniversary

Birthdate of Paul Callaway, American organist and conductor (d. 1995).

50th anniversary

Birthdate of Marc Sergeant, Belgian cyclist and manager.

Death of William Halsey, Jr., American admiral (b. 1882); and Wanda Landowska, Polish-French harpsichord player (b. 1879).

25th anniversary

Birthdate of Matteo Anesi, Italian speed skater; Didier Cuche, Swiss skier; Candice Dupree, American basketball player; and Konstantin Vassiljev, Estonian footballer.

Death of Duško Radovi, Serbian children's writer, poet, journalist, aphorist and TV editor (b. 1922).

10th anniversary

Birthdate of Karen Chen, American figure skater.

5th anniversary

Death of Ivan Hlinka, Czech ice hockey player and coach (b. 1950); Balanadarajah Iyer, Sri Lankan journalist and poet (b. 1957); Carl Mydans, American photographer and journalist (b. 1907); and Robert Quiroga, American boxer (b. 1969).

4th anniversary

Death of Vassar Clements, American fiddler (b. 1928); Tonino Delli Colli, Italian cinematographer (b. 1922); William Corlett, English novelist and playwright (b. 1938); and Frère Roger, Swiss monk and mystic (b. 1915).

3rd anniversary

Death of Alfredo Stroessner, Paraguayan general and dictator; 46th President of Paraguay (b. 1912).

2nd anniversary

Death of Bahaedin Adab, Iranian engineer and politician (b. 1945).

1st anniversary

The Trump International Hotel and Tower in Chicago is topped off at 1,389 feet (423 m), at the time becoming the world's highest residence above ground-level..

Death of Dorival Caymmi, Brazilian singer-songwriter and actor (b. 1914); and Masanobu Fukuoka, Japanese farmer and author (b. 1913).

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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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