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Celestron Solar Observer 60mm PowerSeeker Telescope

B&H # CEPS60 Mfr # 21041-SO
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Product Highlights
  • 142.0x Magnification
  • 3.0x Barlow Lens
  • 60mm Aperture
  • 700mm Focal Length
  • 5x24 Finderscope
  • 1.2° Field of View
  • Safe Solar Filter
  • Fully Coated Optics
  • Refractor Optical Design
  • Manual Altazimuth Mount

The Solar Observer 60mm PowerSeeker Telescope from Celestron is a lightweight and durable refractor telescope designed for solar, planetary, lunar, and terrestrial observation. The included Safe Solar Filter, altazimuth mount, and erect image optics provides amateur stargazers with everything needed to comfortably observe our daytime star right out of the box. Fully coated optics transmit bright images with high contrast, displaying maximum detail with minimal artifacts. The lightweight aluminum mount features slow motion controls that ensure smooth tracking of celestial objects.

700 mm focal length is ideal for detailed solar and lunar observations.
Use the included Safe Solar Filter and altazimuth mount to observe the sun, right out of the box.
SkyX astronomy software contains 10,000 objects in its database and features printable sky maps and 75 enhanced celestial images. This software is a useful tool for star hopping and research.
Fully coated optics transmit bright images with high contrast, displaying maximum detail with minimal artifacts.
Optical Design Refractor
Aperture 60mm (2.36")
Focal Length 700mm
Focal Ratio 12:1
Eyepiece Barrel Diameter 20 mm (35x), 4 mm (175x)
Diagonal 1.25"
Finderscope 5x24
Tripod Yes
Mount Type Altazimuth
Magnification 8.57 - 142.0x
Limiting Stellar Magnitude 11.4
Resolution 2.32 arc sec (Rayleigh), 1.93 arc sec (Dawes)
Photo Resolution 171 line/mm
Light Gathering Power 73x
Angular Field of View 1.2°
Linear Field of View 61 ft (19 m) at 1000 yds
Optical Tube Dimensions 28" (71 cm)
Optical Tube Weight 7 lb (3.18 kg)
Celestron Solar Observer 60mm PowerSeeker Telescope
  • Safe Solar Filter
  • 3.0x Barlow Lens
  • Manual Altazimuth Mount
  • SkyX: First Light Edition Software
  • Two Year Limited Warranty
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