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    Apollo 11 Training-Used "LM-TD+2" Star Chart Directly from the Personal Collection of Astronaut John Young, Signed and Certified. A degree-divided 8.25" circular black chart, a pinhole at center, with white printing, titled "LM-TD+2/ STAR CHART (A)/ LAUNCH JULY 21/ 26 July 3:46:55.2 GMT". The Sun, Earth, Venus, and Saturn are portrayed by larger colored dots and several of the stars and constellations are pictured and named including "DNOCES" (actually Iota Ursae Majoris) and "NAVI" (actually Epsilon Cassiopeiae), two of the stars named for the crew of the ill-fated Apollo 1. "Dnoces" is "Second" spelled backward and commemorates Ed White II. "Navi" is "Ivan" spelled backward- Gus Grissom's middle name. Young has signed on the verso: "From My Personal Collection/ John W. Young". Extremely fine condition with a barely-noticeable crinkle in the 330° area.

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    Auction Dates
    April, 2010
    21st Wednesday
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