Very popular starter telescope for both terrestrial and wide field astronomy.
- 70mm refractor telescope with fully coated glass optics and a lightweight frame.
- Custom backpack included to store your telescope and accessories comfortably.
- Observe in no time with a quick and easy, no-tool setup.
- Accessories include: two eyepieces (20mm and 10mm), 45° erect image diagonal, and 5x24 finderscope.
- Pan handle Alt-Az control with clutch for smooth and accurate pointing.
- Adjustable height tripod.
|Optical Tube Info:|
|Focal Length||400mm (15.74")|
|Focal Length of Eyepiece 1||20mm (0.78")|
|Magnification of Eyepiece 1||20x|
|Focal Length of Eyepiece 2||10mm (0.4")|
|Magnification of Eyepiece 2||40x|
|Barlow Lens||Not Included|
|Star Diagonal||Erect Image, 45° 1.25"|
|Highest Useful Magnification||168x|
|Lowest Useful Magnification||10x|
|Limiting Stellar Magnitude||11.7|
|Resolution (Rayleigh)||1.98 arc seconds|
|Resolution (Dawes)||1.66 arc seconds|
|Light Gathering Power (Compared to human eye)||100x|
|Optical Coatings||Fully Coated glass optics|
|Optical Tube Length||431.8mm (17")|
|Optical Tube Diameter||98.4mm (3.87")|
|Optical Tube Weight||1.5 lbs (.68 kg)|
|Mount Type||Manual Alt Azimuth|
|Height adjustment range (includes mount and tripod)||558.8mm – 1320.8mm (22"-52")|
|Tripod Leg Diameter||31.75mm (1.25") Aluminum|
|Tripod Weight||1.8 lbs (.81 kg)|
|Software||Celestron's Starry Night Basic Edition Software, SkyPortal App|
|Total Kit Weight||3.3 lbs (1.5 kg)|
|Included Items||Optical tube | Mount/tripod (preassembled) | 20mm eyepiece | 10mm eyepiece | 45° erect image diagonal | 5x24 finderscope | SkyPortal app | Celestron's Starry Night Basic Edition Software | Manual | Backpack to store scope and accessories|