• 70mm refractor telescope with fully coated glass optics and a lightweight frame.
• Observe in no time with a quick and easy, no-tool setup.
• Accessories include: two eyepieces (20mm and 10mm), erect image star diagonal, a smartphone adapter, a moon filter, and a finderscope.
• The smartphone adapter connects your smartphone to your telescope, so you can capture images and video through the eyepiece
• Panning handle Alt-Az control with clutch for smooth and accurate pointing.
• Adjustable height tripod
• BONUS Starry Night Basic Edition Software download
ASTROMASTER 70AZ TELESCOPE WITH PHONE ADAPTER AND MOON FILTER
Discover our Solar System with the Celestron AstroMaster 70AZ! You’ll be ready to observe in minutes thanks to the quick and easy no-tool setup. The 70AZ provides bright, clear images of the Moon, planets, star clusters, and more for great nighttime viewing.
Manual Alt-Azimuth telescope
Navigate the sky with a pan handle Alt-Az control with clutch for smooth and accurate pointing. Move the clutch in an up/down, left/right fashion to track your object in the eyepiece.
Accessories include a 20mm and 10mm eyepiece, an erect image diagonal, a moon filter, a smartphone adapter and a Starpointer finderscope. The two eyepieces offer different magnifications for low and high powered views.
Smartphone Adapter - Image celestial or terrestrial objects with this smartphone adapter. With its light, rigid frame, this accessory allows you to connect any smartphone to any telescope eyepiece with an outside diameter of 34mm. The additional magnification provided by the eyepiece allows your phone to capture great images of the Moon and planets. This adapter installs easily by placing the smartphone over the telescope eyepiece and tightening the knobs to securely lock your phone in place. The adapter accommodates most phones with the case on, but some large and/or bulky phone cases (including folio style cases) may need to be removed for the phone to fit in the adapter.
Starry Night Software
Download Celestron’s Starry Night Software and learn about the night sky, celestial objects, and how to plan your next observing session. Celestron Starry Night Software is the premier astronomy software package on the market, providing resources and knowledge to view our solar system and beyond.
|OPTICAL TUBE INFO:|
|Focal Length:||900mm (35")|
|Focal Length of Eyepiece 1:||20mm (.8")|
|Magnification of Eyepiece 1:||45x|
|Focal Length of Eyepiece 2:||10mm (.4")|
|Magnification of Eyepiece 2:||90x|
|Barlow Lens:||Not Included|
|Finderscope:||StarPointer™ red dot finderscope|
|Star Diagonal:||Erect Image Diagonal - 1.25"|
|Highest Useful Magnification:||165x|
|Lowest Useful Magnification:||10x|
|Limiting Stellar Magnitude:||11.7|
|Resolution (Rayleigh):||1.99 arc seconds|
|Resolution (Dawes):||1.66 arc seconds|
|Light Gathering Power (Compared to human eye):||100x|
|Optical Coatings:||Fully Coated|
|Optical Tube Length:||914mm (36")|
|Optical Tube Diameter:||TBD|
|Optical Tube Weight:||TBD|
|Dovetail:||CG-5 Dovetail bar|
|Mount Type:||Manual Alt Azimuth|
|Height adjustment range (includes mount and tripod):||812.8mm - 1295.4mm (32" - 51")|
|Tripod Leg Diameter:||31.75mm (1.25") steel|
|Dovetail Compatibility:||CG-5 saddle plate|
|Software:||Celestron Starry Night Basic Edition Software and SkyPortal App|
|Total Kit Weight:||TBD|
|Included Items:||Optical tube|
|20mm and 10mm eyepieces|
|Tripod and mount|
|PHONE ADAPTER INFO:|
|Phone Compatibility:||Any smartphone|
|Comptabile Optics:||Any 1.25" eyepiece supplied with PowerSeeker and AstroMaster telescope kits or any eyepieces with a 34mm outside diameter|
|Dimensions:||165.1mm x 114.3mm 25.4mm (6.5" x 4.5" x 1")|