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20 July 1969: man set foot on the Moon, on his wrist a Omega Speedmaster. 2009 therefore marks the 40th anniversary of the Moon Watch and the first moon landing, with a limited edition model adopting the original calibre of the first Professional Moon Watct model, the manual 1861, developed by Lemania and tested in zero gravity. Black is the dial, with the small seconds counter turned into the Apollo 11 mission badge and the inscription, at 12 o'clock, 02:56 GMT, the exact time when Neal Armostrong and Buzz Aldrin set foot on the moon. Fitted with hesalite crystal, also used on the original Moon Watch, the Speedmaster Professional Moonwatch Apollo 11 "40th Anniversary" Limited Edition comes in a black box including a silver medal dedicated to the moon landing and a certificate of authenticity.

For information: Swatch Group Italy Tel. 02/575971