Celestron Nexstar Telescopes
Beginner-friendly Nexstar SE & SLT telescopes offer automated GoTo mounts, StarSense, SkyAlign technology & Wi-Fi compatibility.
Frequently Asked Questions
What can I see with Celestron Nexstar 8SE?
The Celestron NexStar 8SE is ideal for viewing the Moon and planets, as well as deep space objects such as nebulas and galaxies. The views of Saturn and Jupiter using the 25mm Plossl eyepiece that is included show amazing detail at 81x magnification.
Are Celestron NexStar telescopes any good?
Celestron NexStar telescopes are simple to use and great quality telescopes and would suit a beginner, intermediate or advanced astronomer. Something simple enough for a beginner to get to grips with, yet capable enough to deliver images demanded by more experienced observers.
Can you see galaxies with Celestron NexStar Telescopes?
The larger apertures of the NexStar telescopes will allow sufficient light to show dimmer objects like galaxies and nebulae in good detail.
What is the maximum magnification for a Celestron 8SE?
With the included 25mm eyepiece the Celestron Nexstar 8SE has a magnification of 81x. However, it is capable of reaching higher magnifications – up to 480x magnification being the highest practical magnification according to Celestron, making the Nexstar 8SE suitable for observing the moon, planets, and deep sky objects.