Celestron National Park Foundation ExploraScope 60 AZ

  • 60 mm refractor telescope with a redesigned mount
  • Suitable for astronomical and terrestrial use
  • Pan handle altazimuth control with clutch
  • Quick and easy no-tool setup
  • Includes 2 eyepieces, a 3x Barlow lens, erect image diagonal, red dot finderscope, LED flashlight, compass and free SkyPortal smartphone app download

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Take your explorations to the next level with the special edition National Park Foundation ExploraScope 60AZ refractor telescope from Celestron.  This full-size telescope includes fully coated glass lenses for bright, sharp views of the Moon, rings of Saturn, moons of Jupiter, Orion Nebula, deep sky objects and more.  The included red dot StarPointer finderscope helps you sight objects in the sky and center them in your telescope’s eyepiece.  And thanks to its simple construction, you’ll be up and observing in minutes!

The ExploraScope 60 AZ comes with a full accessory package 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, a full-height aluminum tripod, LED flashlight, and compass.  Plus, you can download Celestron’s SkyPortal app for iOS and Android devices to help locate and learn about celestial objects.

Your purchase of the National Park Foundation ExploraScope 60 AZ supports the National Park Foundation in its mission to preserve America’s National Parks.


Includes a FREE digital download of the National Parks Owner’s Guide!

Sky Guide 2016
Data Sheet

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 AccessoriesCompass, white LED flashlight with carabiner clip, SkyPortal app
ResolutionRayleigh: 2.32 arc seconds / Dawes Limit: 1.93 arc seconds
Light Gathering Power73x the unaided eye
Highest Useful Magnification142x
Lowest Useful Magnification9x
TripodAluminum, 52” max height
Warranty2 Years
Optical Tube Length32"
Total Telescope Kit Weight5.2 lbs
Included AccessoriesOTA, mount/tripod (preassembled), 20mm eyepiece, 8mm eyepiece, erect image diagonal, 3x barlow, moon filter, 5x24 finderscope, accessory tray, SkyPortal app, White LED flashlight, manual, National Parks Guidebook


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