Star Map for Sunday February 18, 1940

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

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 18 February 1940

Birthdate of Fabrizio De André, Italian singer-songwriter and guitarist (d. 1999); and Prue Leith, English restaurateur and journalist.

50th anniversary

Birthdate of Edward Arnold, American actor (d. 1956); and Adolphe Menjou, American actor (d. 1963).

25th anniversary

Birthdate of Phyllis Calvert, English actress (d. 2002).

Death of Frank James, American soldier and criminal (b. 1843).

10th anniversary

While studying photographs taken in January, Clyde Tombaugh discovers Pluto..

Elm Farm Ollie becomes the first cow to fly in a fixed-wing aircraft and also the first cow to be milked in an aircraft..

4th anniversary

Birthdate of Jean M. Auel, American author.

2nd anniversary

Second Sino-Japanese War: During the Nanking Massacre the Nanking Safety Zone International Committee is renamed "Nanking International Rescue Committee" and the safety zone in place for refugees falls apart..

Birthdate of Manny Mota, Dominican baseball player, coach, and sportscaster; Sadanoyama Shinmatsu, Japanese sumo wrestler, the 50th Yokozuna (d. 2017); and István Szabó, Hungarian director and screenwriter.

Death of David King Udall, American missionary and politician (b. 1851).

1st anniversary

Birthdate of Claude Ake, Nigerian political scientist and academic (d. 1996); Bobby Hart, American singer-songwriter; and Marlos Nobre, Brazilian 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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