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Celestron - Solar Observer 60 60mm Telescope

Model#:21041-SO

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PowerSeeker Series Telescopes

 

2-year Telescope WarrantyPowerSeeker telescopes are a great way to open up the wonders of the Universe to the aspiring astronomer!

The Celestron PowerSeeker series of telescopes is designed to give the first-time buyer the perfect combination of quality, value, features and power. Offering exceptional value, these telescopes feature portable yet powerful designs with ample optical performance to excite any newcomer to the world of amateur astronomy.

Safe Solar Filter Included

WARNING! Never attempt to view the sun through any telescope without proper filtering!

Includes PowerSeeker 60AZ and solar filter

  • Safe Solar Filter included for observing the Eclipse and other Solar events
  • Quick and easy no-tool setup
  • Slow motion controls for smooth tracking
  • Erect image optics - Ideal for terrestrial and astronomical use
  • Fully coated glass optical components with high transmission coatings for enhanced image brightness and clarity
  • 3x Barlow lens triples the magnifying power of each eyepiece
  • “The SkyX – First Light Edition” astronomy software with a 10,000 object database, printable sky maps and 75 enhanced images

 

 

 

 

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PowerSeeker telescopes are a great way to open up the wonders of the Universe to the aspiring astronomer!

The Celestron PowerSeeker series of telescopes is designed to give the first-time buyer the perfect combination of quality, value, features and power. Offering exceptional value, these telescopes feature portable yet powerful designs with ample optical performance to excite any newcomer to the world of amateur astronomy.

The PowerSeekers come in a choice of refractor or reflector, equatorial or altazimuth mount design. The PowerSeekers come with all coated glass optical components with for enhanced image brightness and clarity. The Newtonian reflectors offer larger aperture and greater light gathering power needed to resolve the faint detail of hundreds of deep-sky and other celestial objects.

All PowerSeekers come on either sturdy equatorial mounts for tracking the sky, or collapsible altazimuth mounts suitable for terrestrial viewing as well as astronomical use.

The PowerSeekers come with a full range of eyepieces plus a 3x Barlow lens, allowing an increase in viewing power hundreds of times greater than that of an unaided eye!

A great choice for teens and families.

Additional Information

Name Celestron - Solar Observer 60 60mm Telescope
Manufacturer Celestron
Model 21041-SO
Accessory Tray No-Tool Tray with Eyepiece holder
Angular Field of View 1.2 °
Aperture 60 mm (2.36 in)
Barlow Lens 3 x
Eyepiece 1 20 mm (0.79 in)
Eyepiece 2 4 mm (0.16 in)
Finderscope 5x24
Focal Length 700 mm (28 in)
Focal Ratio 12
Highest Useful Magnification 142 x
Light Gathering Power 73 x
Limiting Stellar Magnitude 11.4
Linear Field of View (@1000 m) 61 ft (19 m)
Lowest Useful Magnification 8.57 x
Magnification 1 35 x
Magnification 2 175 x
Mount Altazimuth
Optical Coatings Fully Coated
Optical Design Refractor
Optical Tube Weight 28 in (711 mm)
Photographic Resolution 171 line/mm
Resolution (Dawes) 1.93 arc seconds
Resolution (Rayleigh) 2.32 arc seconds
Star Diagonal 1.25" Erect Image Diagonal
Tripod Aluminum