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Celestron 22050 60Lcm Computerized Telescope

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Item Number: 3152113

Price: $259.95




  • High quality 60 mm refractor
  • Lightweight Computerized Mount
  • Built-on StarPointer finderscope to help with alignment and accurately locating objects


Computerized Refractor Telescope Good for Terrestrial and Celestial Viewing

Automatically locate over 4,000 sky objects with this high-quality computerized telescope. Its proven NexStar technology provides a database for automatic slewing (GoTo) and tracking. Additionally, a built-on StarPointer finderscope helps with alignment and accurately locating objects, while the SkyAlign feature allows you to align on any three bright celestial objects, making for a fast and easy alignment process. User-friendly features of this scope also extend to its setup - a quick-release computerized base, optical tube, and accessory tray are quickly assembled without the need for any tools. The lightweight telescope is also ides for terrestrial viewing with a linaer field of view of 84 ft. at 1,000 yards.

 


 

 

 

Includes an internal battery compartment to prevent cord wrap during use; flash upgradeable hand control software and motor control units for downloading product updates online; and "The Sky" Astronomy Software, which provides education about the sky and printable sky maps. The telescope is compatible with optional NexRemote telescope control software, for advanced control of your telescope via computer. Requires batteries, not included.

 

 

General Features

  • High quality 60 mm refractor
  • Lightweight Computerized Mount
  • Built-on StarPointer finderscope to help with alignment and accurately locating objects
  • Quick-release computerized base, optical tube and accessory tray for quick no tool set up
  • Sturdy aluminum tripod and accessory tray included
  • Good for terrestrial and celestial observing
  • “TheSkyX – First Light Edition” astronomy software with a 10,000 object database, printable sky maps and 75 enhanced images

Computerized Mount Features

  • Proven NexStar computer control technology
  • Database allows telescope to locate over 4,000 celestial objects
  • SkyAlign allows you to align on any three bright celestial objects, making for a fast and easy alignment process
  • Flash upgradeable hand control software and motor control units for downloading product updates over the Internet
  • Internal battery compartment to prevent cord wrap during use
  • Compatible with optional NexRemote telescope control software, for advanced control of your telescope via computer

Specs:

 

Optical Design Refractor
Aperture (mm) 60 mm (2.36 in)
Focal Length (mm) 700 mm (28 in)
Focal Ratio 12
Eyepiece 1 (mm) 25 mm (0.98 in)
Magnification 1 28 x
Eyepiece 2 (mm) 9 mm (0.35 in)
Magnification 2 78 x
Finderscope Built-on StarPointer
Star Diagonal 1.25 Erect Image
Mount Motorized Altazimuth
Accessory Tray No Tool, Quick release
Tripod Aluminum
Weight (lbs) 10 lbs (4.54 kg)
Highest Useful Magnification 142 x
Lowest Useful Magnification 8.57 x
Limiting Stellar Magnitude 11.4
Resolution (Rayleigh) 2.32 arc seconds
Resolution (Dawes) 1.93 arc seconds
Light Gathering Power (Compared to human eye) 73 x
Angular Field of View (deg) 1.6 °
Linear Field of View (@1000 yds) 84 ft (26 m)
Optical Coatings Fully-Coated
Payload Capacity 5 lbs (2.27 kg)
Slew Speeds Nine slew speeds: 3°/sec, 2°/sec, 1°/sec, .64x, 32x, 16x, 8x, 4x, 2x
Tracking Rates Sidereal, Solar and Lunar
Tracking Modes Alt-Az, EQ North and EQ South
Alignment Procedures SkyAlign, Auto 2-Star Align, 1-Star Align, 2-Star Align, Solar System Align
Computer Hand Control Fully Computerized / Flash Upgradeable
Database 4,000 Object Database


We highly recommend the Celestron 94005 StarSense Autoalign accessory with this telescope (see below).  The StarSense decreases setup time to less than 3 minutes! For this model telescope, the additional purchase of Celestron 93919 Aux Splitter.



SKU 3152113

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