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Omega Speedmaster "The First Omega in Space" Sedna Gold

Doruk ÇELEBİ

On October 3, 1962, astronaut Walter "Wally" Schirra wore his personal Omega Speedmaster onboard the Sigma 7 spacecraft that orbited the earth six times. It marked the start of a long history of space exploration for the Speedmaster Chronograph, which in 1965 became the official certified watch for all NASA manned missions. 

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The case, in 18kt Sedna gold, measures 39.7mm. It has a brown polished ceramic bezel ring and the crystal is an AR-coated sapphire, it is water resistant to 50 meters. The caseback features the iconic Seahorse medallion and the engraving "The First Omega In Space, October 3, 1962." 

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Movement is the Swiss manual-wind Omega caliber 1861 with 18 jewels, 21,600 vph and a power reserve of 48 hours. The watch comes on a brown leather strap with beige stitching and a deployant buckle.

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