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Celestron 22073 60AZ Cosmos 60AZ Telescope

Item Number: 3153540

Price: $99.95




  • 60 mm refractor with special edition COSMOS eye nebula graphic. Fully coated achromatic glass lenses for clear, crisp images. Suitable for astronomical and terrestrial use.
  • Quick and easy no-tool setup: permanently mounted finderscope for convenience, rugged tripod with steel legs.
  • Pan handle Alt-Azimuth control with clutch for smooth and accurate pointing.
  • A portion of the proceeds from this telescope benefits the International Dark-Sky Association to minimize light pollution.
  • Includes a red dot finderscope, 2 Kellner eyepieces, mirror star diagonal, free planetarium app, and Cosmic Calendar poster
  • CWIST For It!


Entry-Level Telescope with Quality Optics - Inspired by the new series COSMOS
 

Watch COSMOS: A SpaceTime Odyssey this spring on FOX  and National Geographic Channel, then take your explorations to the  next level with this special edition 60 mm refractor telescope from  Celestron! This full-size telescope includes fully coated glass lenses  for bright, sharp views of the Moon, planets, deep sky objects, and  more. And thanks to its simple construction, you’ll be up and observing  in minutes!

When you purchase the COSMOS 60AZ Telescope, you’re also helping  future generations enjoy the hobby of astronomy. A portion of the  proceeds from your purchase benefits the International Dark-Sky  Association (IDA), a nonprofit committed to minimizing light pollution  and preserving the night sky. You even get a complimentary one-year  membership in IDA!



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Inspired by COSMOS: A SpaceTime Odyssey, the COSMOS 60AZ’s  telescope tube is adorned with a custom, special-edition graphic  featuring the COSMOS eye nebula design. You’ll also receive a beautiful  Cosmic Calendar poster with images from the show, and a free planetarium  app for your iPhone, iPad, or Android device.

Specs:

Optical Design Refractor
Aperture (mm) 60 mm (2.36 in)
Focal Length 700 mm (28 in)
Focal Ratio 12
Focal Length of Eyepiece 1 (mm) 20 mm (0.79 in)
Magnification of Eyepiece 1 35 x
Focal Length of Eyepiece 2 (mm) 10 mm (0.39 in)
Magnification of Eyepiece 2 70 x
Finderscope Built-on StarPointer
Mount Type Altazimuth
Tripod 1” steel tubes
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
Apparent Field of View 1.7 °
Linear Field of View (@1000 yds) 89 ft (27 m)
Optical Coatings Fully-Coated
Optical Tube Length 28 in (711 mm)
Total Telescope Kit Weight 13 lbs (5.9 kg)
 


SKU 3153540

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