11068 Celestron Telescope Nexstar 6 SE 60X
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- Celestron’s iconic “orange tube” design is updated with all the latest features to provide the best stargazing experience for beginners and experienced observers alike.
- 6-inch aperture with excellent light-gathering ability provides impressive views of the Moon and planets, along with deep sky objects like the Orion Nebula, while retaining a compact form factor.
- Fully automated GoTo mount with database of 40,000+ celestial objects automatically locates and tracks objects for you.
- SkyAlign technology gets your telescope aligned and ready to observe in minutes. Even if you’re unfamiliar with the night sky, you can easily align your telescope on any three bright objects.
- Unique single fork arm design and sturdy steel tripod all break down into separate components for easy transport and quick assembly.
OPTICAL TUBE INFO: Optical Design: Schmidt-Cassegrain Aperture: 150mm (5.91") Focal Length: 1500mm (59") Focal Ratio: f/10 Focal Length of Eyepiece 1: 25mm (.98") Magnification of Eyepiece 1: 60x Finderscope: StarPointer™ red dot finderscope Star Diagonal: 1.25" Star Diagonal Optical Tube: Aluminum Highest Useful Magnification: 354x Lowest Useful Magnification: 21x Limiting Stellar Magnitude: 13.4 Resolution (Rayleigh): 0.93 arc seconds Resolution (Dawes): 0.77 arc seconds Light Gathering Power (Compared to human eye): 459x Secondary Mirror Obstruction: 56mm (2.2") Secondary Mirror Obstruction by Diameter: 37% Secondary Mirror Obstruction by Area: 14% Optical Coatings: StarBright XLT Optical Tube Length: 406mm (16") Optical Tube Diameter: 181mm (7.1") Optical Tube Weight: 8 lbs (3.6 kg) MOUNT INFO: Mount Type: Computerized Altitude-Azimuth Single Fork Arm Instrument load capacity: 12 lbs (5.44 kg) Height adjustment range (includes mount and tripod): 965.2mm - 1422.4mm (38" - 56") Tripod leg diameter: 38.1mm (1.5") Stainless Steel Mount Head Weight: 11 lbs (5 kg) Accessory Tray: Yes Tripod Weight: 9 lbs (4.08 kg) Slew Speeds: 9 slew speeds - max speed 5°/second Tracking Rates: Sidereal, Solar and Lunar Tracking Modes: Alt-Az, EQ North and EQ South GPS: N/A Dovetail Compatibility: CG-5 dovetail Number of Auxiliary Ports: 1x AUX Port Autoguide Port: Yes USB Port: Yes, Hand Control input Power Requirements: 8-AA batteries (not included) and 12 VDC-750 mA (Tip positive) Motor Drive: DC servo motors Alignment Procedures: SkyAlign, 1-Star Align, 2-Star Align, Auto 2-Star Align, Solar System Align, EQ North / EQ South Alignment (EQ align requires an equatorial wedge) Periodic Error Correction: No Computerized Hand Control: Double line, 18 character Liquid Crystal Display with 19 fiber optic backlit LED buttons NexStar+ Database: 40,000 objects, 200 user defined programmable objects. Enhanced information on over 200 objects Software: Celestron Starry Night Special Edition Software and SkyPortal App Total Kit Weight: 21 lbs (9.5 kg) Included Items: Optical tube
Single Fork Arm Mount and Tripod
Star Pointer Finderscope
NexStar+ Hand Control