On July 27th, 2017, a postage stamp dedicated to the theme “Armenia as a Regional Astronomical Center” is put into circulation.
The postage stamp depicts “The Helix Nebula”, also known as “The Helix” and the upper part of the postage stamp depicts the logo of The International Astronomical Union (IAU).
In 2015 the International Astronomical Union adopted a decision making Armenia a regional astronomical center.
Date of issue: July 27, 2017
Designer: David Dovlatyan
Printing house: Cartor, France
Size: 40,0 x 30,0 mm
Printrun: 40 000 pcs