Star Map for Sunday September 24, 1939

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 24 September 1939

Birthdate of Wayne Henderson, American trombonist and producer (d. 2014); Moti Kirschenbaum, Israeli journalist (d. 2015); and Jacques Vallée, French ufologist.

Death of Carl Laemmle, German-American film producer, founded Universal Studios (b. 1867); and Charles Tatham, American fencer (b. 1854).

50th anniversary

Death of D. H. Hill, American general and academic (b. 1821); and Charles Leroux, American balloonist and skydiver (b. 1856).

25th anniversary

Birthdate of John Kerr, Australian politician, 18th Governor-General of Australia (d. 1991); and Andrzej Panufnik, Polish pianist, composer, and conductor (d. 1991).

10th anniversary

Jimmy Doolittle performs the first blind flight from Mitchel Field proving that full instrument flying from take off to landing is possible..

Birthdate of John Carter, American clarinet player, saxophonist, and flute player (d. 1991).

Death of Mahidol Adulyadej, Thai prince (b. 1892).

5th anniversary

Birthdate of Tommy Anderson, Scottish footballer and manager; John Brunner, English-Scottish author and screenwriter (d. 1995); John Kasmin, English art dealer; Bernard Nevill, English painter, designer, and academic; Chick Willis, American singer and guitarist (d. 2013); Manfred Wörner, German politician and diplomat, 7th Secretary General of NATO (d. 1994); and Donald Wrye, American director, screenwriter and producer (d. 2015).

4th anniversary

Earl and Weldon Bascom produce the first rodeo ever held outdoors under electric lights at Columbia, Mississippi..

3rd anniversary

Birthdate of Sivanthi Adithan, Indian businessman (d. 2013); and Jim Henson, American puppeteer, director, producer and screenwriter, created The Muppets (d. 1990).

Death of József Klekl, Slovene priest and journalist (b. 1879).

1st anniversary

Birthdate of Steve Douglas, American saxophonist, flute player, and producer (d. 1993).

Death of Lev Schnirelmann, Belarusian-Russian mathematician and academic (b. 1900).

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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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