Star Map for Wednesday December 17, 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.

CLASSIC STAR MAP
NIGHT SKY STAR MAP
PERSONALIZED SKY MAP FOR KIDS - LITTLE STAR
ROMANTIC CUSTOM STAR MAP - BOUQUET
Main product image of the Classic Star Map
Main product image of the Classic Star Map
A Classic Star Map in a home
Detail of text in a Classic Star Map
Detail of planets in a Classic Star Map
Detail of constellations in a Classic Star Map
A graphic depicting the three available sizes: 11x14, 16x20 and 18x24

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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.

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CLASSIC STAR MAP
NIGHT SKY STAR MAP
PERSONALIZED SKY MAP FOR KIDS - LITTLE STAR
ROMANTIC CUSTOM STAR MAP - BOUQUET

Black Ultramarine Arctic blue Chocolate Mulberry


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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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On 17 December 1947

First flight of the Boeing B-47 Stratojet strategic bomber..

Birthdate of Wes Studi, American actor and producer.

Death of Christos Tsigiridis, Greek engineer (b. 1877).

100th anniversary

Birthdate of Émile Faguet, French author and critic (d. 1916).

Death of Marie Louise, Duchess of Parma (b. 1791).

25th anniversary

Birthdate of Alan Voorhees, American engineer and academic (d. 2005).

10th anniversary

Birthdate of Brian Hayes, Australian-English radio host; Art Neville, American singer and keyboard player; Kerry Packer, Australian businessman, founded World Series Cricket (d. 2005); John Kennedy Toole, American novelist (d. 1969); and Calvin Waller, American general (d. 1996).

5th anniversary

Birthdate of Muhammadu Buhari, Nigerian general and politician, 7th Head of State of the Federal Republic of Nigeria; and Paul Butterfield, American singer and harmonica player (d. 1987).

Death of Allen Bathurst, Lord Apsley, English lieutenant and politician (b. 1895).

4th anniversary

All Chinese are again permitted to become citizens of the United States upon the repeal of the Act of 1882 and the introduction of the Magnuson Act..

Birthdate of Ron Geesin, Scottish pianist and composer.

3rd anniversary

World War II: Battle of the Bulge: Malmedy massacre: American 285th Field Artillery Observation Battalion POWs are shot by Waffen-SS Kampfgruppe Joachim Peiper..

Birthdate of Jack L. Chalker, American author and educator (d. 2005); Carlo M. Croce, Italian-American oncologist and academic; and Bernard Hill, English actor.

2nd anniversary

Birthdate of Ernie Hudson, American actor; David Mallet, British director; Chris Matthews, American journalist and author; Jüri Talvet, Estonian poet and critic; and Jacqueline Wilson, English author and academic.

1st anniversary

Birthdate of Simon Bates, English radio host; and Eugene Levy, Canadian actor, director, and screenwriter.

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