MOON WATCH-ING

Up close with the most ro­man­tic of all com­pli­ca­tions

Solitaire (Singapore) - - Content - By Carol Lee

If the re­cent to­tal so­lar eclipse had piqued your in­ter­est in so­lar events, you might want to con­sider get­ting a watch with a moon phase com­pli­ca­tion. The com­pli­ca­tion tracks the moon’s con­tin­u­ous or­bit around the earth and shows its cur­rent phase as one sees it in the sky through an aper­ture on the dial. Pos­si­bly the most aes­thet­i­cally pleas­ing com­pli­ca­tion around, the moon phase is of­ten show­cased by it­self or in con­junc­tion with per­pet­ual cal­en­dar mech­a­nisms.

The moon phase is pos­si­bly the most aes­thet­i­cally pleas­ing com­pli­ca­tion around

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