1/1
telescopes

Celestron PowerSeeker 80EQ Refractor Telescope - 21048

Celestron   ——   SKU: CEL-21048
$210.78 CAD
Add to cart
Product Info
Features
Shipping

Celestron PowerSeeker 80EQ Refractor Telescope

  • This Celestron PowerSeeker 80EQ Refractor Telescope features quick and easy no-tool setup
  • It has slow motion controls for smooth tracking
  • Erect image optics - Ideal for terrestrial and astronomical use
  • Fully coated glass optical components with high transmission coatings for enhanced image brightness and clarity
  • 3x Barlow lens triples the magnifying power of each eyepiece
  • Accessory tray for convenient storage of accessories
  • “TheSkyX – First Light Edition” astronomy software with a 10,000 object database, printable sky maps and 75 enhanced images

POWERSEEKER TELESCOPES ARE A GREAT WAY TO OPEN UP THE WONDERS OF THE UNIVERSE TO THE ASPIRING ASTRONOMER!

The Celestron PowerSeeker 80EQ Refractor Telescope is designed to give the first-time buyer the perfect combination of quality, value, features, and power. Offering exceptional value, these telescopes feature portable yet powerful designs with ample optical performance to excite any newcomer to the world of amateur astronomy. This nice 80mm Refracting telescope is mounted on an equatorial type mount which is manually operated for simplicity. Once you have aligned the mount to the Celestial pole, the included slow motion controls make it easy to have smooth tracking to follow objects in the sky as they move. Includes some great features for aspiring astronomers: Erect image optics - Ideal for terrestrial and astronomical use, fully coated optics, a 3X Barlow lens along with two eyepieces give you four different magnifications, and a sturdy mount and tripod which are easy to set up without any tools.

Specifications

Optical Design Refractor
Aperture 80mm (3.15in)
Focal Length 900mm (35in)
Focal Ratio 11
Focal Length of Eyepiece 1 20mm (0.79in)
Magnification of Eyepiece 1 45 x
Focal Length of Eyepiece 2 4mm (0.16in)
Magnification of Eyepiece 2 225 x
Barlow Lens 3 x
Finderscope 5x24
Star Diagonal 1.25" Erect Image Diagonal
Mount Type German Equatorial
Accessory Tray No-Tool Tray with Eyepiece holder
Tripod Aluminum
Highest Useful Magnification 189 x
Lowest Useful Magnification 11 x
Limiting Stellar Magnitude 12
Resolution (Rayleigh) 1.74 arc seconds
Resolution (Dawes) 1.45 arc seconds
Light Gathering Power (Compared to human eye) 131 x
Apparent Field of View 1.2 °
Linear Field of View (@1000 yds) 61ft (19m)
Optical Coatings Multi-Coated
Optical Tube Length 38in (965mm)
Total Telescope Kit Weight 19lb (8.62kg)
Warranty 2-year Telescope Warranty