The Gibraltar globe is a 12-inch illuminated desktop globe featuring physical earth landmass shadings and blue ocean styling with 1,000's of up-to-date geographic points of reference, boarders and topographical features. When illuminated the internally located light enhances the cartographic features making many of them stand out and easier to read, along with exposing some cartographic features not seen when the illumination is off. This globe includes a stately wood stand featuring multi-directional wood meridian that will enable you to rotate the globe left or right and turn the globe up or down for easy viewing. Whether identifying places of travel or current events, this globe makes an excellent functional decor piece for any for home, office or library with its clear and easy to read cartography. The cord exits the globe at the attachment between the globe and meridian at the south pole and includes an inline switch to easily turn the globe on and off. Easy to change light bulb (instructions included). Overall assembled size is 15.7h x 13.6"w x 12"d. Age Group: Adult.