Over 400,000 watches covered by Chrono24 Buyer Protection
Chrono24 - United States of America
Log in or register
Want to sell a similar watch? Create a listing now
133 views in 48 hours

Omega Speedmaster Professional Moonwatch
145.012-67 Ultraman

Pre-owned () | Year of production 1968 | No original box | No original papers
Fixed price $42,499
Free insured shipping to
Wire transfer

Chrono24 Buyer Protection

  • Payment via Chrono24's Escrow Service
  • Authenticity Guarantee
  • 14-day money-back guarantee

Shipping and Seller Information

Item is in stock
Anticipated delivery in 3 - 7 days
4.9 ( )
Contact seller Average response time 6 hours

More About This Listing

Basic Info

Listing code FC8GO2
Brand Omega
Model Speedmaster Professional Moonwatch
Reference number 145.012-67
Movement Manual winding
Case material Steel
Bracelet material Leather
Year of production 1968
Condition (Light signs of wear or scratches)
Scope of delivery
No original box, no original papers
Gender Men's watch/Unisex
Location United States of America, Georgia, Alpharetta
Price $42,499
Availability Item is in stock


Movement Manual winding


Case material Steel
Dial Black


Bracelet material Leather


The present Omega Speedmaster reference 145.012 is the love child of horology and Japanese manga culture.

In the mid-1960s, Japanese director Eiji Tsuburaya (co-creator of the original Godzilla series) began writing what would become the Ultraman series. Tsuburaya used many of the leftover sets from Godzilla to create Ultraman, beginning in March 1966. Ultraman begins with an intergalactic being (Ultraman) accidentally colliding with and killing a member of Earth’s Science Special Search Party (SSSP), Shin Hayata. Feeling remorseful, Ultraman merges his own life force with Hayata’s and vows to defend Earth against any that would seek to threaten it. Ultraman lives within Hayata, who transforms into Ultraman when the need arises. While Hayata is a normal man, Ultraman is a 40 meter tall silver and red-orange creature. His crested head and large, intimidating eyes became instantly iconic, as did his orange and silver suit. The catch was that Ultraman could only fight for three minutes before his energy was depleted.

In 1971, Tsuburaya’s son spearheaded the production of Ultraman Returns, where a different iteration of Ultraman – Ultraman Jack – returns to Earth and teams up with the Monster Attack Team. According to Omega, the producers of Ultraman Returns selected Omega’s "Moonwatch" as part of the Monster Attack Team’s monster fighting kit, differing from the other Speedmasters of the time by the adjunction of an orange central seconds hand.

Not only the wrist wear of choice of alien superheros, the reference 145.012-67 also graced the wrists of astronauts on Apollo 11, Apollo 14, and Apollo-Soyuz. It was the last Speedmaster model to be fitted with the renowned caliber 321 and is set apart from its predecessors by its ‘SP’ (‘SP’ for “Spécial Poussoirs” or “special pushers”) that increased water resistance. Though it is not known why a selection of the reference 145.012-67 were fitted with an orange chronograph hand – legibility is one theory – it is estimated that less than fifty correct examples exist with this bold, colorful detail. In order to be truly called an "Ultraman", the watch must be examined in person by Omega and accompanied with a note on the archival extract. These watches typically fall within a certain serial number range - between 26’076’XXX and 26’079’XXX.

With the introduction of the immensely successful “Speedy Tuesday” Ultraman limited edition in the summer of 2018, interest in vintage Ultraman Speedmasters has dramatically increased. This watch was delivered to the US Army (European Exchange System), a retailer supplying all types of goods on U.S. Army and Air Force installations worldwide, adding extra appeal to the timepiece.

In overall excellent condition, having been part of an important private collection for decades, the Ultraman is back!

Security on Chrono24 for This Listing

Learn more about security on Chrono24

Easy returns

Dissatisfied with your purchase? No worries! Chrono24's secure Escrow Service makes returning your order a breeze. If the watch arrives and is suspicious, defective, or not as the seller described, you have 14 days to initiate a return.

How returns work:

  1. 1.  Inform Chrono24's support team

  2. 2.  Ship the watch back to the dealer insured for its full value

  3. 3.  Receive a refund for the purchase price

Performance of a Similar Model

Omega Speedmaster
145012-67 ()
Case material

Log in to view this watch's performance and estimated market value!

What thousands of happy customers are saying about us

TrustScore: "Excellent" with 4.8/5 stars

128,501 reviews from around the globe

Powered by TrustPilot

Chrono24's Authenticity Guarantee


Professional dealer

Active on Chrono24 since 2015

Brilliance and Grace

Watches sold on Chrono24: 522

Chrono24 Trusted Seller

Trusted Seller since 2015


United States of America


Watches listed on Chrono24: 63

Reviews (367)
4.9 Shipping
4.9 Item description
4.9 Communication
365 buyers recommend this seller
5 stars
4 stars
3 stars
2 stars (0)
1 star (0)
We only publish verified reviews about successful purchases, returns, and communication between the buyer and seller.

You may also be interested in this dealer's other watches

Do you have any questions?

Here's how to purchase a specific item:
  1. On the listing page, click the green "Buy" button.
  2. Enter your shipping address, and click "Submit order."
  3. We will send you the payment information as soon as the seller has processed your order.
  4. The seller will ship your order after you have transferred payment.
Here's how to negotiate a price with a seller:
  1. Click on the "Suggest a price" button on the listing page.
  2. Enter your price suggestion and shipping address so the seller can calculate shipping costs.
  3. The seller will make you an individualized offer, including shipping costs.
  4. Accept the offer to order the item.
  5. We will then send you the payment information so you can pay for your order.
  6. As soon as your payment arrives, the seller will ship your item.