Celestron ExploraScope 60AZ Telescope

  • A classic refractor telescope with a fresh, new look
  • New altitude slow motion rod
  • StarPointer finderscope
  • Works for daytime terrestrial observing and astronomical viewing
  • Includes 2 eyepieces and a 3x Barlow lens

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Engineered with the beginner in mind, the ExploraScope 60AZ is the perfect telescope to discover the Moon, rings of Saturn, moons of Jupiter, Orion Nebula, and all the best celestial objects. The included red dot finderscope helps you sight objects in the sky and center them in your telescope’s eyepiece. Use the new altitude slow motion rod for precise pointing and following objects as they appear to move across the sky.

ExploraScope comes complete with everything you need to get started with amateur astronomy: 2 eyepieces, a 3x Barlow lens to triple the magnifying power of each eyepiece, an erect image diagonal for correct image orientation, and a full-height aluminum tripod.  Plus, you can download Celestron’s SkyPortal app for iOS and Android devices to help locate and learn about celestial objects. With ExploraScope, you get the best out-of-the-box experience in the entry-level price range.

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Optical DesignRefractor
Aperture60mm (2.4”)
Focal Length700mm
Focal Ratiof/12
Optical CoatingsFully coated glass optics
Eyepiece / MagnificationH20mm (1.25”) / 35x; SR4mm (1.25”) / 175x
Star DiagonalErect image 90 degree (1.25”)
FinderscopeStarPointer red dot finder
Barlow Lens3x (1.25”)
Other AccessoriesSkyPortal app
ResolutionRayleigh: 2.32 arc seconds / Dawes Limit: 1.93 arc seconds
Light Gathering Power73x the unaided eye
Highest Useful Magnification142x
Lowest Useful Magnification9x
Limiting Stellar Magnitude11.4
TripodAluminum, 52” max height
Optical Tube Length32”
Total Telescope Kit Weight5.2 lbs

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