Celestron 11068 6-Inch SE NexStar Computerized Schmidt-Cassegrain Telescope

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$799.00


Condition: New
SKU: CSN-11068
Features
  • Celestron's iconic (orange tube) design is updated with all the latest features to provide the best stargazing experience for beginners and experienced observers alike.
  • 6-inch aperture with excellent light-gathering ability provides impressive views of the Moon and planets, along with deep sky objects like the Orion Nebula, while retaining a compact form factor.
  • Fully automated GoTo mount with database of 40,000 celestial objects automatically locates and tracks objects for you.
  • SkyAlign technology gets your telescope aligned and ready to observe in minutes. Even if you're unfamiliar with the night sky, you can easily align your telescope on any three bright objects.
  • Unique single fork arm design and sturdy steel tripod all break down into separate components for easy transport and quick assembly.
What's in The Box
  • 6-Inch Schmidt-Cassegrain OTA Telescope - 11068
  • NexStar Alt-Az GoTo Mount
  • Steel Tripod w/ 1.25-Inch Legs
  • Red Dot Finder
  • 25 mm 1.25-Inch Eyepiece
  • 1.25-Inch Star Diagonal
  • Tripod with Accessory Tray
  • NexStar Hand Controller
  • High Point 12 mm 1.25-Inch Plossl Eyepiece
  • High Point 1.25-Inch Moon Filter
  • Owner's Manual
Warranty
  • 2-Year Limited Factory Warranty
  • 30 Day Satisfaction Guaranteed
Specifications
Model 11068
Brand Celestron
Optical Design Schmidt-Cassegrain
Aperture (mm) 150 mm (5.91 in)
Focal Length 1500 mm (59 in)
Focal Ratio 10
Focal Length of Eyepiece 1 (mm) 25 mm (0.98 in)
Magnification of Eyepiece 1 60x
Finderscope StarPointer
Star Diagonal 1.25-Inch
Mount Type Single Fork Arm Altazimuth
Tripod Steel leg
Power Requirements 8-AA batteries (not included)
Highest Useful Magnification 354x
Lowest Useful Magnification 21x
Limiting Stellar Magnitude 13.4
Resolution (Rayleigh) 0.93 arc seconds
Resolution (Dawes) 0.77 arc seconds
Light Gathering Power (Compared to human eye) 459x
Apparent Field of View 0.83 degree
Linear Field of View (@1000 yds) 44 ft (13 m)
Secondary Mirror Obstruction 2.2 in (56 mm)
Secondary Mirror Obstruction by Diameter 37 percent
Secondary Mirror Obstruction by Area 14 percent
Optical Coatings StarBright XLT
Optical Tube Length 16 in (406 mm)
Total Telescope Kit Weight 21 lbs (9.53 kg)
Slew Speeds Nine slew speeds
Tracking Rates Sidereal, Solar and Lunar
Tracking Modes Alt-Az, EQ North and EQ South
Alignment Procedures SkyAlign, Auto 2-Star Align, 1-Star Align, 2-Star Align, Solar System Align
Communication Ports RS-232 communication port on hand control, Aux
Computer Hand Control Double line, 16 character Liquid Crystal Display with 19 fiber optic backlit LED buttons
Database 40,000 objects, 200 user defined programmable objects. Enhanced information on over 200 objects

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