Like many other American success stories, Luminox watches came from a forward-thinking individual realizing a need in the market and meeting it. Therefore, Luminox watches were born in 1989. Based on a Swiss self-powered illumination system, (Lumi is Latin for light while Nox is Latin for night). The Luminox watch bands are driven by a commitment to offer cutting-edge luminescence, while providing precise readability in its line of high-performance sports watches. Luminox are swiss made watches that are used as the official navy seal watch. Luminox watches for sale online at Sportique.