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Publication Quality Sky Maps & Star Charts

Publication Quality Sky Maps & Star Charts

Stargazing is a wonderful pastime enjoyed by millions of people all around the world. Anyone can join in. Here’s how…

Find a dark area away from lights and with a good view of the night sky. After about 10 minutes your eyes will adapt to the dark and you will begin to see many stars. Use a good pair of binoculars (No. 1 Best Seller at Amazon.com) to see even more stars and other celestial objects.

The Evening Sky Map
To help find your way around the night sky, Skymaps.com makes available for free* each month The Evening Sky Map — a 2-page monthly guide to the night skies of the world — northern and southern hemispheres, and the equatorial regions. Each issue contains a detailed sky map, a monthly sky calendar, and a descriptive list of the best objects to see with binoculars, a telescope, or using just your eyes.
Download star charts -- find constellations, planets and comets. <!– Latest issue: March 2009
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Path of Comet Lulin (C/2007 N3).
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The Evening Sky Map is suitable for all stargazers including newcomers to astronomy. And, unlike other star charts on the Web, The Evening Sky Map will print clearly on any printer. (Read what others are saying about The Evening Sky Map.)

The Evening Sky Map is ready-to-use and will help you to:

  • identify planets, stars and major constellations
  • find sparkling star clusters, wispy nebulae & distant galaxies
  • locate and follow bright comets across the sky
  • learn about the night sky and astronomy

Download Now — and discover the Universe you live in!

Non-Commercial Educational Use
Skymaps.com encourages Astronomy Education Groups and Individual Users to freely distribute printed handouts of The Evening Sky Map for non-commercial educational use. Written permission is NOT required provided distributors comply with the Terms of Use. However, any use of a commercial nature, including publication of The Evening Sky Map, requires the prior written permission of the copyright owner for which a Copyright Permission Form must be submitted.

Skymaps.com Store
Want to learn more about the night sky? Perhaps you are looking for a set of fine star charts or wish to learn more about the amazing celestial objects you can see from your own backyard. Or maybe you simply want a great beginner’s guide.

Whatever your interest the star charts and more... interest, the Skymaps.com store has something for everyone. The store includes only the best Astronomy books and products — most at discount prices. Many of the books have received excellent reviews in Astronomy magazines, but, more importantly, all the books and products are highly rated by skywatchers like you.

About Skymaps.com
At Skymaps.com we create quality, digital sky maps (star charts) for publication, education and other commercial applications. Choose from existing designs or request custom-made maps to meet your specific requirements. Learn more…

Follow Skymaps.com on Twitter. Receive news of updated sky maps, reminders of Sky Calendar events, and other noteworthy news for sky watchers. And it’s FREE!

* FREE for personal non-commercial use. Make and distribute up to 300 printed handouts of The Evening Sky Map each month without written permission (subject to Terms of Use). Submit a Copyright Permission Form if the intended use involves publication or commercial use.

Publication Quality Sky Maps & Star Charts

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