Star Map for Thursday October 20, 2016

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 20 October 2016

Death of Robert E. Kramek, former United States Coast Guard admiral (b. 1939); and Junko Tabei, Japanese mountaineer (b. 1939).

50th anniversary

Birthdate of Abu Musab al-Zarqawi, Jordanian militant Islamist (d. 2006); Allan Donald, South African cricketer and coach; and Patrick Volkerding, American computer scientist and engineer, founded Slackware.

25th anniversary

A 6.8 Mw earthquake strikes the Uttarkashi region of India, killing more than 1,000 people..

10th anniversary

Death of Arnold Viiding, Estonian shot putter and discus thrower (b. 1911); and Jane Wyatt, American actress (b. 1910).

5th anniversary

Libyan Civil War: National Transitional Council rebel forces capture ousted Libyan dictator Muammar Gaddafi in his hometown of Sirte and kill him shortly thereafter..

Death of Muammar Gaddafi, Libyan colonel and politician, Prime Minister of Libya (b. 1942); Mutassim Gaddafi, Libyan colonel (b. 1977); and Abu-Bakr Yunis Jabr, Libyan politician (b. 1942).

4th anniversary

Death of Przemysaw Gintrowski, Polish poet and composer (b. 1951); Paul Kurtz, American philosopher and academic (b. 1925); Dave May, American baseball player (b. 1943); John McConnell, American activist, created Earth Day (b. 1915); E. Donnall Thomas, American physician and academic, Nobel Prize laureate (b. 1920); and Raymond Watson, American businessman (b. 1926).

3rd anniversary

Death of Jovanka Broz, Croatian-Serbian colonel (b. 1924); Don James, American football player and coach (b. 1932); Lawrence Klein, American economist and academic, Nobel Prize laureate (b. 1920); Joginder Singh, Kenyan race car driver (b. 1932); Larri Thomas, American actress and dancer (b. 1932); and Sid Yudain, American journalist, founded Roll Call (b. 1923).

2nd anniversary

Death of René Burri, Swiss photographer and journalist (b. 1933); Oscar de la Renta, Dominican-American fashion designer (b. 1932); and Christophe de Margerie, French businessman (b. 1951).

1st anniversary

Death of Makis Dendrinos, Greek basketball player and coach (b. 1950); Arno Gruen, German-Swiss psychologist and psychoanalyst (b. 1923); Kazimierz aski, Polish-Austrian economist and academic (b. 1921); Michael Meacher, English academic and politician, Secretary of State for the Environment, Transport and the Regions (b. 1939); and Ian Steel, Scottish cyclist and manager (b. 1928).

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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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