A must-have for astronomy enthusiasts, this globe displays all 88 constellations for your viewing pleasure with no forecast of cloudy skies.
The brilliance of the night sky right in your living room. Each of the 88 constellations recognized by the International Astronomical Union is depicted using a series of star shapes, dots, and lines to give the impression of varied distances and sizes. Stars are shown in a metallic silver tone atop a deep black backdrop, allowing every shape to pop. Upgrade to the larger 8.5" globe for an enhanced version with additional detail, including outlines of each constellation along with historical information on the legends for which they are named.
- Uses Images from NASA
- Turns using ambient light
- Hidden magnets provide movement
- No cords or batteries
- Features 88 constellations and Milky Way, perfect for stargazers
- Measures 4.5 inches in diameter, fitting in the palm of your hand; slightly larger than a softball. After base assembly, measures approximately 7 inches in height and weighs 4 pounds
- This globe utilizes solar technology to rotate silently on its own with any ambient indoor light or indirect sunlight, no batteries or wires required. Handmade with acrylic shells and non-toxic fluids
- Globe comes with easy-to-assemble 3-pronged acrylic stand and user manual, all in secure foam packaging
- Unique gift item for home decorators, tech geeks, world travelers, astronomy enthusiasts, educators, and more. Globe's silent movement reflects the steady rotation of the earth while sparking conversation and wonder for anyone who comes across its path