Wrist Watch Wednesday: Omega Seamaster Planet Ocean 


Welcome to this week’s installment of Wrist Watch Wednesday. Today I would like to share to you one of my personal favorites in the Omega line. This watch has captured my attention for some time now and deserves some spotlight.  It is the Omega Seamaster Planet Ocean. I will
include the details of this beautiful piece and some pictures for you to enjoy down below.

Omega Seamaster Planet Ocean (23230422101002)




  • Brand: Omega
  • Series: Seamaster Planet Ocean
  • Model: 23230422101002
  • Gender: Men’s
  • Watch Label: Swiss Made
  • Movement: Automatic
  • Engine: Omega Calibre 8500
  • Power Reserve: 60 hours




  • Case Size: 42 mm
  • Case Thickness: 16.2 mm
  • Case Material : Stainless Steel
  • Crown: Screw Down
  • Case Shape: Round
  • Case Back: Skeleton





  • Dial Type: Analog
  • Dial Color: Black
  • Crystal: Scratch Resistant Sapphire
  • Hands: Silver-tone
  • Seconomy Markers: Arabic Numerals mark the 6, 9 and 12 o’clock positions. Minute Markers around the outer rim
  • Dial Markers: Luminous Index
  • Luminescence: Hands and Markers
  • Bezel: Uni-directional Rotating Orange



  • Band Type : Bracelet
  • Band Material : Stainless Steel
  • Clasp: Fold Over with Safety Release 




  • Water Resistance 600 meters / 2000 feet
  • Calendar : Date display at the 3 o’clock position
  • Functions: Date, Hour, Minute, Second, Chronometer
  • Features: Calendar, Chronometer, Stainless Steel
  • Style: Luxury Watches

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