The stars of earth's night sky inspire great works of art and tempt our imaginations into creating stories and myths from the shapes we see. The Heavens map shows star charts and constellations for both the Northern and Southern Hemispheres. All 2,844 of the stars on the chart, plus nebulae and star clusters, can be seen with the unaided eye. This version is laminatedfeaturing a "write and wipe" surface and durable plastic covering.
31" x 23"
National Geographic is a renowned authority in cartography. For 120 years the Society's maps have helped spread geographic knowledge around the globe. A vast database allows National Geographic to combine the latest data gained by space-age technology with innovative digital mapping techniques to create state-of-the-art political, physical, and thematic maps. The Society's meticulous research and attention to detail have established a standard of achievement that is unparalleled.