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COSMOS 60AZ Telescope

COSMOS 60AZ Telescope
COSMOS 60AZ Telescope
COSMOS 60AZ Telescope
COSMOS 60AZ Telescope
COSMOS 60AZ Telescope
COSMOS 60AZ Telescope
Item #: 22073
Your Price: $99.95
Warranty: 2 Years

  • 60 mm refractor with special edition COSMOS eye nebula graphic. Fully coated achromatic glass lenses for clear, crisp images. Suitable for astronomical and terrestrial use.
  • Quick and easy no-tool setup: permanently mounted finderscope for convenience, rugged tripod with steel legs.
  • Pan handle Alt-Azimuth control with clutch for smooth and accurate pointing.
  • A portion of the proceeds from this telescope benefits the International Dark-Sky Association to minimize light pollution.
  • Includes a red dot finderscope, 2 Kellner eyepieces, mirror star diagonal, free planetarium app, and Cosmic Calendar poster.

Description

***If you purchased a COSMOS 60AZ and would like to claim your free membership to the International Dark-Sky Association, please click HERE.

Watch COSMOS: A SpaceTime Odyssey this spring on FOX and National Geographic Channel, then take your explorations to the next level with this special edition 60 mm refractor telescope from Celestron! This full-size telescope includes fully coated glass lenses for bright, sharp views of the Moon, planets, deep sky objects, and more. And thanks to its simple construction, you’ll be up and observing in minutes!

When you purchase the COSMOS 60AZ Telescope, you’re also helping future generations enjoy the hobby of astronomy. A portion of the proceeds from your purchase benefits the International Dark-Sky Association (IDA), a nonprofit committed to minimizing light pollution and preserving the night sky. You even get a complimentary one-year membership in IDA!

Inspired by COSMOS: A SpaceTime Odyssey, the COSMOS 60AZ’s telescope tube is adorned with a custom, special-edition graphic featuring the COSMOS eye nebula design. You’ll also receive a beautiful Cosmic Calendar poster with images from the show, and a free planetarium app for your iPhone, iPad, or Android device.

Specifications

Aperture (mm) 60 mm (2.36 in)
Apparent Field of View 1.7 °
Finderscope Built-on StarPointer
Focal Length 700 mm (28 in)
Focal Length of Eyepiece 1 ... 20 mm (0.79 in)
Focal Length of Eyepiece 2 ... 10 mm (0.39 in)
Focal Ratio 12
Highest Useful Magnification 142 x
Light Gathering Power (Comp... 73 x
Limiting Stellar Magnitude 11.4
Linear Field of View (@1000... 89 ft (27 m)
Lowest Useful Magnification 8.57 x
Magnification of Eyepiece 1 35 x
Magnification of Eyepiece 2 70 x
Mount Type Altazimuth
Optical Coatings Fully-Coated
Optical Design Refractor
Optical Tube Length 28 in (711 mm)
Resolution (Dawes) 1.93 arc seconds
Resolution (Rayleigh) 2.32 arc seconds
Telescope Type Manual
Total Telescope Kit Weight 13 lbs (5.9 kg)
Tripod 1?? steel tubes
Warranty 2-year Telescope Warranty

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