Celestron AstroMaster 76EQ (Newtonian)


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Celestron AstroMaster 76EQ (Newtonian)

Celestron AstroMaster 76EQ (Newtonian)
Product Code: 31035
Barcode/EAN: 050234310352
179.99
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Discover our Solar System with the Celestron AstroMaster 76EQ! You’ll be ready to observe in minutes thanks to the quick and easy no-tool setup. The 76EQ provides bright, clear images of the Moon, planets, star clusters, and more for great nighttime viewing.

Manual German Equatorial telescope

The AstroMaster mount comes with two slow motion control knobs that allow you to make fine pointing adjustments to the telescope in both Right Ascension and Declination axes, also referred to as RA and DEC.

Accessories Included

Accessories include a 20mm and 10mm eyepiece, erect image diagonal, and a finderscope. The two eyepieces offer different magnifications for low and high powered views. 

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:  
Optical Design Newtonian Reflector
Aperture 76mm (3")
Focal Length 700mm (27.56")
Focal Ratio 9.21
Focal Length of Eyepiece 1 20mm (.78") with built-in erect image corrector
Magnification of Eyepiece 1 35x
Focal Length of Eyepiece 2 10mm (.4") standard
Magnification of Eyepiece 2 70x
Finderscope Built-on StarPointer
Star Diagonal None
Highest Useful Magnification 180x
Lowest Useful Magnification 11x
Limiting Stellar Magnitude 11.9
Resolution (Rayleigh) 1.83 arc seconds
Resolution (Dawes) 1.53 arc seconds
Light Gathering Power (Compared to human eye) 118x
Optical Coatings Aluminum
Optical Tube Length 660mm (26")
MOUNT INFO:  
Mount Type CG-2 Equatorial
Tripod 1.25" steel tube legs
Software Starry Night Basic Edition, SkyPortal App
Included Accessories Optical tube| Tripod | Accessory tray | 2 eyepieces – 20mm with built-in erect image corrector and a 10mm