Quarterly report pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d)

Document and Entity Information

Document and Entity Information - shares
6 Months Ended
Jun. 30, 2021
Aug. 12, 2021
Document Type 10-Q  
Document Period End Date Jun. 30, 2021  
Document Quarterly Report true  
Document Transition Report false  
Entity File Number 001-39092  
Entity Registrant Name Galileo Acquisition Corp.  
Entity Incorporation, State or Country Code E9  
Entity Address, Address Line One 1049 Park Ave. 14A  
Entity Address, City or Town New York  
Entity Address, State or Province NY  
Entity Address, Postal Zip Code 10028  
City Area Code 347  
Local Phone Number 517-1041  
Entity Current Reporting Status Yes  
Entity Interactive Data Current Yes  
Entity Filer Category Non-accelerated Filer  
Entity Small Business true  
Entity Emerging Growth Company true  
Entity Ex Transition Period false  
Entity Shell Company true  
Entity Common Stock, Shares Outstanding   17,400,000
Entity Central Index Key 0001784851  
Current Fiscal Year End Date --12-31  
Document Fiscal Year Focus 2021  
Document Fiscal Period Focus Q2  
Amendment Flag false  
Units Each Consisting Of One Ordinary Share And One Redeemable Warrant    
Security Exchange Name NYSE  
Title of 12(b) Security Units, each consisting of one ordinary share and one Redeemable Warrant  
Trading Symbol GLEO.U  
Ordinary Shares    
Security Exchange Name NYSE  
Title of 12(b) Security Ordinary Shares, par value $0.0001 per share  
Trading Symbol GLEO  
Redeemable Warrants    
Security Exchange Name NYSE  
Title of 12(b) Security Redeemable Warrants, each warrant exercisable for one Ordinary Share at an exercise price of $11.50  
Trading Symbol GLEO WS