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LEGO Technic Planet Earth and Moon in Orbit Space Toy 42179 472/3149

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LEGO Technic Planet Earth and Moon in Orbit Space Toy 42179
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About this product

The LEGO Technic Planet Earth and Moon in Orbit features a rotating Earth, Sun and Moon for kids who love space playsets and astronomy toys.

LEGO® model number: 42179 - for ages 10 years and over.

Theme: LEGO Technic.

  • Interactive model – Inspire kids to build a representation of the Earth, Sun and Moon in orbit with this LEGO Technic building toy for kids.
  • Educational space toy for 10+ year old boys and girls – Kids can turn the crank to see how the Earth and the Moon orbit around the Sun.
  • Includes phases – The solar system toy includes printed details like month and moon phases to help kids see how the Earth's orbit affects our seasons.
  • A space gift for kids – This set promotes independent play and makes a fun gift for 10+ year old boys and girls who love planet toys.
  • Intuitive instructions – The LEGO Builder app lets your kids save sets, track their progress, zoom in and rotate their LEGO space set in 3D.
  • Curious kids will love learning more about our solar system with this LEGO Technic Planet Earth and Moon in Orbit (42179) space toy for 10+ year old boys and girls. The interactive LEGO space set makes it easy to understand different concepts like the orbit of the Earth and the Moon, the Earth's gravitational pull and how the rotations affect the seasons. Measures over 24 cm (9 in. ) high, 33 cm (12.5 in. ) long and 18 cm (7 in. ) wide.
  • We are on a mission to breathe new creative life into old LEGO bricks and ensure no brick goes to waste. LEGO Replay gives new life to used bricks by rehoming and repurposing LEGO bricks to good causes. So why not donate your bricks and allow others to reimagine, rebuild and replay.
  • Includes 526 pieces.


  • Box size H9.4, W38.2, D26.2cm.

General Information:

  • For ages 10 years and over.
  • EAN: 5702017584133.


  • Not suitable for children under 3 years old.
  • Only for domestic use.

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