It may have been centuries since humans used the moon to tell the date but, thanks to its undisputed value as an interesting design feature, moonphase watches are more popular than ever. From discreet embellishment on classic sailing watches to a stunning blue-hued watch with a full moonphase dial, here is our edit of the best moonphase watches for men.
Omega Speedmaster Chronometer Chronograph Moonphase
Debuted at Baselworld 2016, Omega’s newest moonphase timepiece prides itself on being the brand’s most realistic representation of the lunar cycle to date. Drawing on its history as the house behind one of the first watches worn on the moon, Omega’s representation is as detailed as a NASA photograph and even features an astronaut’s footprint.
Case: Stainless steel, 44.25mm
Movement: Omega 9904
Waterproof: 100 metres
Price: CHF 9,400