Celestron - Astro FI 130mm Newtonian Telescope

Code: A54XT

  • High quality 130mm Newtonian Telescope with 307x magnification
  • Integrated Wi-Fi to control your telescope using the free Celestron SkyPortal app for iPad, iPhone, and Android devices
  • Enjoy amazing views of the Moon, planets, nebulae, and more with fully coated glass optics

Product details

Celestron - Astro FI 130mm Newtonian Telescope

• High quality 130mm Newtonian Telescope with 307x magnification
• Integrated Wi-Fi to control your telescope using the free Celestron SkyPortal app for iPad, iPhone, and Android devices
• Enjoy amazing views of the Moon, planets, nebulae, and more with fully coated glass optics
• Large 130 mm aperture allows for high quality resolution whilst you are stargazing
• Short 650 mm focal length provides you with an incredibly wide field of view
• Handy accessory tray holds two 32mm eyepieces and various accessories, including a rubber-lined area for a smart phone or small tablet
• Includes a StarPointer finderscope, two Kellner eyepieces, and a mirror star

High quality, fully coated optics
The 130mm Newtonian Telescope allows you to explore the universe in stunning detail with fully coated optics. See views of craters on the Moon, the rings of Saturn, the Great Red Spot on Jupiter, the Orion Nebula, the Hercules Globular Cluster and much more. The large 130 mm aperture offers high quality resolution and the short focal length gives you incredibly wide fields of view.

Use SkyAlign technology to create a Sky Tour
Explore the depths of the night’s sky with ease using the fully featured Astro FI 130mm Newtonian Telescope. Thanks to Celestron’s SkyAlign technology you can also centre any three bright objects in the eyepiece, and your telescope will calculate its position. You can create a Sky Tour of all the best celestial objects to view based on your precise time and location.

Convenient WiFi Connectivity
Connect to your devices even in the most remote of places with the Astro FI 130mm Newtonian Telescope’s integrated Wi-Fi. Control it from your tablet or smart phone using the free Celestron Sky Portal app, which replaces the traditional telescope hand control, providing you with a full wireless experience. Simply hold your device up to the sky and when you find an object that you would like to see, tap the screen. The Astro FI telescope automatically slews to the object, while the screen displays information about it.

Specifications
Type Newtonian Reflector
Aperture 130 mm
Focal Length 650 mm
Focal Ratio 5
Focal Length of Eyepiece 1 25 mm
Focal Length of Eyepiece 2 10 mm
Optical Coating Aluminum with SiO2
Tracking Rates Sidereal, Solar, and Lunar
Alignment Procedures SkyAlign, 3-Star Align, Solar System Align
Mount Type Single Fork Arm Altazimuth
Tracking Rates Sidereal, Solar, and Lunar
Slew Speeds Up to 3 deg/second
Magnification
Magnification of Eyepiece 1 26x
Magnification of Eyepiece 2 65x
Resolution (Rayleigh) 1.07 arc seconds arc seconds
Resolution (Dawes) 0.89 arc seconds arc seconds
Light Gathering Power (Compared to human eye) 345x
Highest Useful Magnification 307x
Lowest Useful Magnification 19x
Limiting Stellar Magnitude 13.1
Mount information
Mount Type Single Fork Arm Altazimuth
Package contents 1x 130mm telescope tube
1x Mount with tripod and folded accessory tray
1x StarPointer finderscope
2x Kellner eyepieces
1x Mirror star
Manufacturer Warranty 2 years

Bulk Prices

Item code Item name Quantity Price
A54XT Celestron - Astro FI 130mm Newtonian Telescope (1+) £459.00

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