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Time zone

Seamaster Aqua Terra © Omega
New Models
Omega brings the continents to life on the new Seamaster Aqua Terra

The latest addition to the Seamaster Aqua Terra collection is a Worldtimer whose representation of Earth is an invitation to explore the globe.

Friday, 17 May 2019
The FHH Journal editors
1 min read
Greubel Forsey GMT Quadruple Tourbillon
New Models
Greubel Forsey puts Earth in a spin

Greubel Forsey has combined its Second Fundamental Invention, the Quadruple Tourbillon, with its rotating globe GMT indication into the GMT Quadruple Tourbillon. It displays three time zones together with universal time.

Wednesday, 20 March 2019
The FHH Journal editors
2 min read
Métiers d’Art Copernicus celestial spheres 2460 RT © Vacheron Constantin
Trend Forecaster
Calling Planet Earth

The first occurrence of a stylised terrestrial globe as an integral part of a wristwatch was in 2011, on Greubel Forsey's GMT. Others have since followed suit, and Planet Earth now adorns the wrist of travellers and makes an inspired addition to astronomical timepieces. Enjoy a closer look at these eleven watches - Copernicus would have approved!

Friday, 21 September 2018
8 min read
Polaris Geographic WT © Jaeger-LeCoultre
New Models
Jaeger-LeCoultre extends its Polaris line

At Salon International de la Haute Horlogerie in January, Jaeger-LeCoultre introduced the Polaris collection, channelling a 1960s watch. This new range is now joined by the Polaris Geographic WT with a worldtime function.

Wednesday, 29 August 2018
The FHH Journal editors
3 min read
Senator Cosmopolite steel © Glashütte Original
New Models
Glashütte Original unveils a steel version of the Senator Cosmopolite

Introduced in 2015, this watch for globetrotters, which indicates local and destination time in each of the 35 world time zones currently in use, is now available in a steel version.

Thursday, 16 August 2018
The FHH Journal editors
2 min read
Watch Stories
How the British came up with Indian time

The original 24 time zones, intended to divide the globe into equal parts, were almost immediately altered to suit the needs of this or that country. First to take liberties with time were the British, with an eye on their numerous colonies.

Tuesday, 12 June 2018
3 min read
Villeret Quantième Complet GMT © Blancpain
Timepieces for travellers

GMT and world-time watches were prominent among the useful complications on show at Baselworld. Here's our top ten.

Monday, 09 April 2018
4 min read
Trend Forecaster
Introducing the Escale Time Zone Blue by Louis Vuitton

Launched in 2015, the Escale Time Zone puts a new angle on the multiple time-zone complication. This season's rendition drapes itself in the blue of the ocean and the sky. Climb aboard for a closer look at this visually compelling as well as technically astute watch from the master of travel, Louis Vuitton.

Friday, 30 March 2018
2 min read
Midnight Heure d’Ici & Heure d’Ailleurs © Van Cleef & Arpels
New Models
Here and elsewhere with Van Cleef & Arpels

Van Cleef & Arpels adds to its range of men's watches with a new version of the Heure d’Ici & Heure d’Ailleurs in a Midnight case. Driven by the company's own dual-time movement, it suggests a more poetic time, hovering between two horizons.

Friday, 19 January 2018
The FHH Journal editors
2 min read
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