Star Map for Wednesday October 23, 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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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 23 October 1940

Birthdate of Ellie Greenwich, American singer-songwriter and producer (The Raindrops) (d. 2009); Jane Holzer, American model, actress, producer, and art collector; and Pelé, Brazilian footballer and actor.

25th anniversary

Women's suffrage: In New York City, 25,000–33,000 women march on Fifth Avenue to advocate their right to vote..

Death of W. G. Grace, English cricketer and physician (b. 1848).

5th anniversary

Dutch Schultz, Abe Landau, Otto Berman, and Bernard "Lulu" Rosencrantz are fatally shot at a saloon in Newark, New Jersey in what will become known as The Chophouse Massacre..

Birthdate of Chi-Chi Rodríguez, Puerto Rican-American golfer; and JacSue Kehoe, American Neuroscientist.

Death of Charles Demuth, American painter and educator (b. 1883).

4th anniversary

Birthdate of Charles Goodhart, English economist and academic; and Philip Kaufman, American director, producer, and screenwriter.

3rd anniversary

Birthdate of Johnny Carroll, American rockabilly musician (d. 1995); Carlos Lamarca, Brazilian captain (d. 1971); and Deven Verma, Indian actor, director, and producer (d. 2014).

2nd anniversary

Birthdate of Alan G`ilzean, Scottish footballer and manager.

1st anniversary

The Japanese Mitsubishi G4M twin-engine "Betty" Bomber makes its maiden flight..

Birthdate of Charlie Foxx, American R&B/soul singer and guitarist (d. 1998); and C. V. Vigneswaran, Sri Lankan lawyer, judge, and politician, 1st Chief Minister of the Northern Province.

Death of Zane Grey, American dentist and author (b. 1872).

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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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