The Orion 12" Desk Globe World Globe Collection > Desk Globes > Illuminated Globes > Replogle Globes > The Orion Constellation on earth. The black-ocean globe may have a heavenly appearance, but it shows the earth's expanse. The Orion's 12" sphere and antique pewter finished, solid steel base, and die cast semi-meridian make it perfect for any desktop. And just as Orion blazes in the night sky, this Orion lights at the touch of a button - a perfect feature to set a night-time mood or for a unique viewing experience.
Please note: All Illuminated globes have an electrical cord to power the internal light bulb. The cord is hidden in the photo, but comes out of the south pole axis point.
Weight: 5 lbs
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Name: The Orion
Globe Type: 12"
Political Base: Pewter finish metal
Meridian: Calibrated cast metal semi-meridian
Color: Black ocean, bright colored land
Raised Relief: No
Special: Black ocean is nearly opaque, so only continents and latitude/longitude lines are lit up. Most noticeable when in dimly lit surrounding.
Pros: Striking appearance, especially when illuminated
1-World comment: One of our most popular globes