Star Map for Wednesday January 24, 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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Main product image of the Classic Star Map
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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 24 January 1940

Birthdate of Vito Acconci, American designer (d. 2017); and Joachim Gauck, German pastor and politician, 11th President of Germany.

25th anniversary

World War I: British Grand Fleet battle cruisers under Vice-Admiral Sir David Beatty engage Rear-Admiral Franz von Hipper's battle cruisers in the Battle of Dogger Bank..

Birthdate of Vítzslava Kaprálová, Czech composer and conductor (d. 1940); and Robert Motherwell, American painter and academic (d. 1991).

10th anniversary

Birthdate of Terence Bayler, New Zealand actor (d. 2016); Mahmoud Farshchian, Iranian-Persian painter and academic; and John Romita Sr., American soldier and illustrator.

5th anniversary

Birthdate of Eric Ashton, English rugby player and coach (d. 2008); and Shivabalayogi, Indian religious leader (d. 1994).

4th anniversary

Birthdate of Doug Kershaw, American fiddle player and singer.

3rd anniversary

Birthdate of Trevor Edwards, Welsh footballer.

2nd anniversary

Birthdate of Julius Hemphill, American saxophonist and composer (d. 1995).

1st anniversary

The deadliest earthquake in Chilean history strikes Chillán, killing approximately 28,000 people..

Birthdate of Renate Garisch-Culmberger, German shot putter; and Ray Stevens, American singer-songwriter and actor.

Death of Maximilian Bircher-Benner, Swiss physician, created Muesli (b. 1867).

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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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