The Replogle Atlantis 12 inch diameter Raised Relief Desktop Blue Ocean Globe is truly a special globe.
This world globe depicts true-to-life colors to illustrate important features on the land and in the ocean.
The land map portion shows five key Vegetational features: Grasslands, Forest, Desert, Tundra, and Glacier ice sheet.
The ocean map portion shows under water physical features such as the Continental shelf which encompasses areas around every continent. Some features of the Ocean floor include Ocean Depths ( in feet), Basins, Under water mountains, Ridges, Trenches, Seamounts and undersea volcanoes.
The sturdy and durable metal base features a metal Gyro-matic mounting with numbered full-meridian. The meridian swings 360 degrees to bring any area into a closer and unobstructed view. The up to date mapping is the perfect complement for any home and office. It is the perfect size and decor for desktops, conference rooms and book shelves. A great value and gift for geography lovers of all ages. Also, recommended as a great reference for visually impaired people.