Celestron PowerSeeker 60EQ 60 x 900mm Refractor Telescope

Model Number: 21043
Web Code: 10465153

Overview

This Celestron PowerSeeker 60EQ telescope is a great way to open up the wonders of the Universe to the aspiring astronomer. Featuring an easy-to-setup design and helpful software, this high-quality refractor telescope is equipped with an equatorial mount, slow-motion controls for smooth tracking, 60mm aperture, and includes a 3x Barlow lens.
$109.98
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Why it makes a great gift

  • Quick and easy no-tool setup
  • Refractor telescope with erect image optics is ideal for celestial use, and is suitable for beginners
  • The 60mm aperture allows budding astronomers to see the cloud belts of Jupiter and hundreds of star clusters

Other features

  • 900mm focal length with a 58ft field of view provides great views of the night sky
  • Up to 142x magnification
  • Equipped with an equatorial mount with slow motion controls for smooth tracking
  • Includes a 45x and 225x eyepiece, plus a 3x Barlow lens that provides an increase in viewing power hundreds of times greater than that of the unaided eye
  • Comes with TheSkyX, First Light Edition astronomy software, featuring a 10,000 object database with printable sky maps and enhanced images
  • Fully coated glass optics with high transmission coatings deliver enhanced brightness and clarity for clear, crisp images
  • Accessory tray offers convenient storage for all of the included components
  • Equip your AstroMaster or Powerseeker equatorial mount with this Celestron motor drive and your telescope will automatically track the stars as they move across the sky
Lunar & Planetary
Yes
Deep Space Observing
No
Terrestrial
Yes
Dual Purpose (Astronomical & Terrestrial)
Yes
Optical Design
Refractor
Aperture
60 mm
Focal Length
900 mm
Focal Ratio
15
Magnification(s)
45x Eyepiece; 225x Eyepiece;
Expertise Level
Beginners
Eye Piece(s)
2
Barrel Size
31.75 mm
Field of View
58 ft
Filter(s)
None
Finderscope
Yes
Computerized
Not Computerized
Highest Useful Magnification
142x
Lowest Useful Magnification
8.57x
Resolution (Rayleigh)
2.32 arcsec
Resolution (Dawes)
1.93 arcsec
Optical Tube Length
965.2 mm
Mount Type
Equatorial
Alignment Procedure
Manual Alignment; Solar System Align
Slow Motion Controls
No
GPS
No
Aux Port
No
Tool-Free Setup
Yes
Width - Folded
27.94 cm
Height - Folded
17.78 cm
Depth - Folded
96.52 cm
Width - Expanded
91.44 cm
Height - Expanded
132.08 cm
Depth - Expanded
86.36 cm
Weight (Including Tripod)
4.54 kg
  • Celestron PowerSeeker 60EQ 60mm f/15 Refractor Eyepiece
  • 20mm Telescope
  • 4mm Eyepiece
  • 5 x24 Finderscope
  • 3x Barlow Lense
  • 90° Erect- Image diagonal
  • Aluminum Tripod with Accessory Tray
  • The SkyX- First Light Edition Astronomy Software

  • Good for beginners
    by Nadine

    on 18 juillet 2019

    My husband and kids love hanging out at night to look at the stars.

    Review originally posted on bestbuy.com


  • Great telescope for beginners
    by Marie

    on 5 juillet 2019

    This is me and my husband first time buying a tellerscope. We were so excited and pleased with it. I am so happy we bought it from Beat Buy.

    Review originally posted on bestbuy.com


  • Excellent Telescope
    by Reviewer

    on 12 août 2018

    Excellent telescope for kids and families, highly recommended!

    Review originally posted on bestbuy.com


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