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Celestron PowerSeeker 70AZ Telescope

Celestron PowerSeeker 70AZ Telescope
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The Celestron PowerSeeker 70AZ Telescope is an ideal choice for an affordable and high quality telescope that will provide many hours of enjoyment for the entire family.

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Bar Code:  050234210362
Part Number:  21036-CGL
Brand:  Celestron
Difficulty:  Beginner
Mount:  Manual Alt-Azimuth
Aperture:  0-4 inches
Focal Length:  0-1500 mm
Optical Design:  Refractor

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The Celestron PowerSeeker 70AZ Telescope is designed to give the first-time telescope user the perfect combination of quality, value, features and power. The PowerSeeker is quick and easy to set up. Their sturdy equatorial mounts are perfect for tracking objects in the night sky, and the collapsible alt-azimuth mounts are perfectly suited for terrestrial viewing as well as astronomical use.

All PowerSeekers include a full range of eyepieces, plus a 3x Barlow lens that provides an increase in viewing power hundreds of times greater than that of the unaided eye.

Features
- Quick and easy no-tool setup
- Slow motion controls for smooth tracking
- Red Dot LED StarFinder
- 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
- Low-priced spotting scope with azimuthal mount for ease-of-use, ideal for first-time telescope users

Specifications
Aperture (mm) 70 mm (2.76 in)
Focal Length: 700 mm (28 in)
Formula: Focal Ratio 10
Focal Length of Eyepiece 1 (mm) 20 mm (0.79 in)
Formula:Magnification of Eyepiece 1 35 x
Focal Length of Eyepiece 2 (mm) 4 mm (0.16 in)
Formula:Magnification of Eyepiece 2 175 x
Focal Length of Eyepiece 3 (mm) 10 mm (0.39 in)
Formula:Magnification of Eyepiece 3 70 x
Barlow Lens 3 x
Finderscope 5x24
Star Diagonal 1.25" Erect Image Diagonal
Mount Type Altazimuth
Accessory Tray No-Tool Tray with Eyepiece holder
Tripod Aluminum
Formula:Highest Useful Magnification 165 x
Formula:Lowest Useful Magnification 10 x
Formula:Limiting Stellar Magnitude 11.7
Formula:Resolution (Rayleigh) 1.99 arc seconds
Formula:Resolution (Dawes) 1.66 arc seconds
Formula:Light Gathering Power (Compared to human eye) 100 x
Apparent Field of View 1.4 °
Linear Field of View (@1000 yds) 74 ft (23 m)
Optical Coatings Fully-Coated
Optical Tube Length 30 in (762 mm)
Warranty 2-year Telescope Warranty

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Celeste on Powerseeker 70AZ
Friday, 30 December 2016  | 

Great starter telescope. Had fabulous view of Orion Nebula and Pleiades on night 1! Still waiting for the moon to appear.

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