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Celestron AstroMaster LT 76AZ

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About this product

Overview

Product overview

• Quick and easy no-tool setup
• Permanently mounted StarPointer for convenience
• Quick release dovetail attachment
• Pan handle Alt-Az control with clutch for smooth and accurate pointing
• Rugged pre-assembled tripod with steel tube legs provides a rigid and stable platform
• Glass mirrors coated with aluminium and SiO2
• Deluxe accessory tray for convenient and accessible storage of accessories
• "TheSkyX – First Light Edition" astronomy software with a 10,000 object database, printable sky maps and 75 enhanced images

Looking for a portable and easy to assemble telescope for celestial viewing? Then the AstroMaster Series is just for you! The AstroMaster Series produces bright, clear images of the Moon and planets. Easily observe the belts and moons of Jupiter and the rings of Saturn with every one of these fine instruments. For breathtaking views of brighter deep space objects like galaxies and nebulae, we recommend the larger aperture and light-gathering ability of the Newtonian Reflector.

Rated 5 out of 5 by from Portable and easy to use First telescope and had brilliant views of the moon so far, an excellent purchase for novices at the price. Is easy to carry and set up.
Date published: 2017-01-19
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Specification

Optical Design Newtonian Reflector
Aperture (mm) 76 mm (2.99 in)
Focal Length 700 mm (28 in)
Focal Ratio 9.21
Focal Length of Eyepiece 1 (mm) 20 mm (0.79 in)
Magnification of Eyepiece 1 35 x
Focal Length of Eyepiece 2 (mm) 10 mm (0.39 in)
Magnification of Eyepiece 2 70 x
Finderscope Built-on StarPointer
Mount Type Altazimuth
Tripod 1" steel tubes
Highest Useful Magnification 180 x
Lowest Useful Magnification 11 x
Limiting Stellar Magnitude 11.9
Resolution (Rayleigh) 1.83 arc seconds
Resolution (Dawes) 1.53 arc seconds
Light Gathering Power (Compared to human eye) 118 x
Apparent Field of View 1.7 °
Linear Field of View (@1000 yds) 89 ft (27 m)
Secondary Mirror Obstruction 31 in (787 mm)
Secondary Mirror Obstruction by Area 10734 %
Secondary Mirror Obstruction by Diameter 1036 %
Optical Coatings Aluminum with SiO2
Optical Tube Length 26 in (660 mm)
Total Telescope Kit Weight 12 lbs (5.44 kg)

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