To celebrate the 50th anniversary of the 1969 “Apollo 11” moon landing, Omega launched a commemorative watch – replica Omega Speedmaster Moonwatch Apollo 11 50th Anniversary. The watch uses a 42 mm stainless steel case with a Moonshine 18K gold polished bezel. The bezel is made of polished black zirconia ceramic, and the speed scale is made of OMEGA Ceragold® technology.
The hour scales and hands on the gray-black lacquer dial are made of Moonshine 18K gold, while the central chronograph second hand is coated with Moonshine K gold using PVD technology. At 11 o’clock, special hour markers are applied. At 9 o’clock, there is a unique Moonshine 18K gold small dial, and laser technology is used to engrave the image of Baz Aldrin stepping on the moon’s surface. And 12 o’clock “SPeedmaster” and “OMEGA”. Polished brushed metal bracelet, and comes with a black coated cork Velcro strap.
The back of the replica Omega Speedmaster Moonwatch Apollo 11 50th Anniversary watch uses NAIAD locking technology to ensure that the engraved text always maintains the correct position, and the badge under the sapphire glass back is laser engraved with the astronaut Armstrong ’s footprint on the moon. The well-known quote is presented by Moonshine 18K gold plating: “THAT’S ONE SMALL STEP FOR A MAN “and” ONE GIANT LEAP FOR MANKIND “. The coaxial chronograph movement can resist strong magnetic fields of up to 15,000 gauss.