Buy your PowerSeeker and Start Scanning the Night-Sky Wonders Yourself!
The night sky intrigues both child and adult with its beauty and mystery. It's only natural to want to take a closer look. Share this fascination with the family or feed your own need to explore with this high-quality, economical scope.
The PowerSeekers come with a full range of eyepieces plus a 3x Barlow lens, allowing an increase in viewing power hundreds of times greater than that of an unaided eye! A great choice for children and families.
The PowerSeeker 114EQ yields breathtaking views of the moon, Saturn with its ring structure, Jupiter and its belts, and hundreds of deep-sky objects including: galaxies, nebulae and star clusters. Add an optional solar filter and you can observe activity on the sun. Strict adherence to Celestron's tough quality standards for manufacturing, assembly and testing ensures that each telescope performs well.
|Optical Design||Newtonian Reflector|
|Aperture (mm)||114 mm (4.49 in)|
|Focal Length (mm)||900 mm (35 in)|
|Eyepiece 1 (mm)||20 mm (0.79 in)|
|Magnification 1||45 x|
|Eyepiece 2 (mm)||4 mm (0.16 in)|
|Magnification 2||225 x|
|Barlow Lens||3 x|
|Accessory Tray||No-Tool Tray with Eyepiece holder|
|Weight (lbs)||19 lbs (8.62 kg)|
|Highest Useful Magnification||269 x|
|Lowest Useful Magnification||16 x|
|Limiting Stellar Magnitude||12.8|
|Resolution (Rayleigh)||1.22 arc seconds|
|Resolution (Dawes)||1.02 arc seconds|
|Photographic Resolution||253 line/mm|
|Light Gathering Power (Compared to human eye)||265 x|
|Angular Field of View (deg)||0.9 °|
|Linear Field of View (@1000 yds)||48 ft (15 m)|
|Secondary Mirror Obstruction||1 in (25 mm)|
|Secondary Mirror Obstruction by Diameter||22 %|
|Secondary Mirror Obstruction by Area||4.96 %|
|Optical Tube Length||34 in (864 mm)|
To really take advantage of your new Celestron telescope, remember to download the FREE Celestron Planetarium App to your smart device (available at the App Store and Google Play).
“I know the night sky pretty well but sure enough the other night I needed this app to help me locate Saturn. We would never travel a long distance in our cars without a navigation system. The Celestron Sky Portal App is incredible!!!” – Customer Ed M., Florida.