Planisphere Watch

A beautiful and functional timepiece, this watch makes star gazing an exercise in style, not astrophysics.

$64.00

In the Stars

Chart your travels, trips and grocery runs with this exquisite Planisphere Watch, a time-telling chart that maps the night sky. Frequently used by the Ancient Greeks to navigate via stars and constellations, the Planisphere finds its roots in astronomy. Though with a Japanese-Quartz movement and glowing Swiss dial (glows for up to three hours), this modern wonder makes star spotting more an exercise in style, not astrophysics. Water resistant up to 3 ATM. Sport rubber band with steel accents.

Made from
reclaimed steel, rubber
Measurements
Face: 1.75" Dia. Band 10" L x .75" W x .5" H
Ingredients
Notes
The Planisphere Watch is accurate in the northern hemisphere from 35 - 50 degrees latitude.
The majority of the continental USA runs from 30-50 degrees latitude (with the exception of the southern tips of Texas and Florida).

The bezel rotates to adjust the view for the date and time you are looking at the night sky.
Item ID
20810

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Most of our items are in stock and will ship quickly. Orders for in-stock items placed before 5pm ET Monday through Friday, excluding Federal holidays, will ship in the US:
Economy shipping:
within 8 days, arriving no later than the 9th business day after the order was placed.
Standard shipping:
within 4 days, arriving 5 business days after the order was placed.
Preferred shipping:
within 2 days, arriving 3 business days after the order was placed.
Expedited shipping:
within 1 day, arriving 2 business days after the order was placed.
Express shipping:
will ship the same day and arrive 1 business day later.

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UncommonGoodsPlanisphere Watch
 
4.1

(based on 28 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (14)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (8)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (3)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (0)

  • 1 Stars

     

    (3)

88%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Stylish (21)
  • Good quality (11)
  • Well built / quality (7)
  • Accurate (6)
  • Comfortable (6)

Cons

  • Difficult to read (10)
  • Difficult to use (3)

Best Uses

  • Travel (11)
  • Everyday (9)
  • Daily use (7)
  • Formal (4)
  • Formal events (3)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Modern (11), Practical (10), Stylish (10), Classic style (9)
    • Was this a gift?:
    • Yes (29), No (5)

Most Liked Positive Review

 

A great, unique watch

This is a very interesting watch, a very nice product for anyone who likes looking in the sky. I've owned it for about a year, no problems yet. The glow-in-the-dark face allows you...Read complete review

This is a very interesting watch, a very nice product for anyone who likes looking in the sky. I've owned it for about a year, no problems yet. The glow-in-the-dark face allows you to read the constellation names for a good period of time (pretty bright). Sometimes hands are hidden behind the movable crescent plate on front, but that's the sacrifice for having a map of the sky on your wrist.

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Most Liked Negative Review

 

BIG Disappointment!

This product is nothing as described. The text on the dial and face are ridiculously small. Half the time face is always covered so you have to move it to see what time it...Read complete review

This product is nothing as described. The text on the dial and face are ridiculously small. Half the time face is always covered so you have to move it to see what time it is. It DOES NOT GLOW in the dark. I tried numerous times exposing it for hours and nothing. Total waste of money.

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5.0

Feels awesome to wear

By 

from San Jose, California

About Me Modern, Practical

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Quality Construction
  • Stylish
  • Water Resistant

Cons

  • Bulky

Best Uses

  • Formal Events
  • Travel

Comments about UncommonGoods Planisphere Watch:

I like how it looks and is worth it's bulk. I wouldn't peg it for daily use. #sweepstakes

  • Was this a gift?:
  • Yes
 
4.0

Good every day watch #sweepstakes

By 

from Chicago, IL

About Me Classic, Practical

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Accurate
  • Comfortable
  • Stylish

Cons

  • Complicated to read

Best Uses

  • Daily Use

Comments about UncommonGoods Planisphere Watch:

I bought this for my husband. He loves unique watched, and he is a science-oriented person. This was perfect for him. It's a bit complicated to read at first, but you can adjust to it.
#sweepstakes

  • Was this a gift?:
  • Yes
 
5.0

Very nice watch!!

By 

from West Palm Beach, FL

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Quality Construction
  • Stylish

Cons

    Best Uses

      Comments about UncommonGoods Planisphere Watch:

      The watch came packaged nicely and looks very well made. I cannot wait to give it to my star obsessed girlfriend!

      • Was this a gift?:
      • Yes
       
      5.0

      Love it!

      By 

      from Indiana

      About Me Classic

      Pros

      • Accurate
      • Quality Construction
      • Stylish

      Cons

        Best Uses

          Comments about UncommonGoods Planisphere Watch:

          The watch looks awesome! I'm sure my brother will be pleased. If not I will gladly keep it for myself .

          • Was this a gift?:
          • Yes
           
          5.0

          Fabulous item

          By 

          from Huntington Woods mich

          About Me Athletic, Classic, Modern, Stylish

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Accurate
          • Comfortable
          • Quality Construction
          • Stylish
          • Water Resistant

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Daily Use
            • Formal Events
            • Travel
            • Work

            Comments about UncommonGoods Planisphere Watch:

            It is awesome, enough said

            • Was this a gift?:
            • Yes
             
            5.0

            Amazing product.

            By 

            from Missouri

            About Me Classic, Modern, Practical, Stylish

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Accurate
            • Comfortable
            • Quality Construction
            • Stylish
            • Water Resistant

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Daily Use
              • Formal Events

              Comments about UncommonGoods Planisphere Watch:

              The watch is awesome, perfectly good watch but with the added curiousity of seeing the stars and constilations how they were meant to be seen.

              Service and delivery comments:

              When I purchased this item the website said only 2 in stock. A second later the website said 1 in stock. I'm glad to know the website was update and did not garuntee me a watch that wasn't there. The delivery was prompt and in perfect condition.

              • Was this a gift?:
              • Yes
               
              3.0

              Looks great but breaks easily

              By 

              from Deptford, NJ

              About Me Modern

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Accurate
              • Comfortable
              • Stylish
              • Water Resistant

              Cons

              • Strap Wears Easily

              Best Uses

              • Daily Use
              • Travel

              Comments about UncommonGoods Planisphere Watch:

              This watch looks great. Very stylish and my husband has gotten lots of compliments on it. The problem is, the band is rubber and both bands which secure the strap have broken off. We've gone through two watches now. So maybe it's not good for an everyday watch.

              • Was this a gift?:
              • Yes

              (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

               
              5.0

              Perfect!

              By 

              from Dublin, Ohio

              About Me Practical, Stylish

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Accurate
              • Comfortable
              • Quality Construction
              • Stylish
              • Water Resistant

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Daily Use

                Comments about UncommonGoods Planisphere Watch:

                Awesome watch! The pictures online don't compare to the in person beauty this watch possesses.

                • Was this a gift?:
                • Yes

                (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                 
                1.0

                Not recommended

                By 

                from Virginia

                Verified Reviewer

                Comments about UncommonGoods Planisphere Watch:

                Received as a gift an very diffucult to understand an read .

                • Was this a gift?:
                • Yes

                (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                 
                3.0

                Beautiful but hard to read

                By 

                from Michigan

                About Me Modern

                Verified Buyer

                Comments about UncommonGoods Planisphere Watch:

                Beautiful but hard to read

                • Was this a gift?:
                • Yes

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