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Celestron Astro fi Schmidt-Cassegrain 6 inch

$1,399.00 $1,099.00

CELESTRON ASTRO FI 6 SCHMIDT-CASSEGRAIN TELESCOPE

Item #: 22205

  • 6″ Schmidt Cassegrain with fully coated glass optics.
  • Control your computerized telescope via integrated WiFi using Celestron’s free SkyPortal app
  • Observe in no time with a quick and easy, no-tool setup.
  • Accessories include: two eyepieces (10mm and 25mm), star diagonal, StarPointer finderscope, and a NEW smartphone adapter.
  • Adjustable height tripod includes an accessory tray.

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Description

OPTICAL TUBE INFO:
Optical Design Schmidt-Cassegrain
Aperture 150mm (6″)
Focal Length 1500mm (59″)
Focal Ratio f/10
Focal Length of Eyepiece 1 25mm (0.98″)
Magnification of Eyepiece 1 60x
Focal Length of Eyepiece 2 10mm (0.39″)
Magnification of Eyepiece 2 150x
Finderscope StarPointer™ red dot finderscope
Star Diagonal 1.25″
Optical Tube Aluminium
Highest Useful Magnification 354x
Lowest Useful Magnification 21x
Limiting Stellar Magnitude 13.4
Resolution (Rayleigh) .93 arc seconds
Resolution (Dawes) 0.77 arc seconds
Light Gathering Power (Compared to human eye) 459x
Secondary Mirror Obstruction 55.88mm (2.2″)
Secondary Mirror Obstruction by Area 14%
Secondary Mirror Obstruction by Diameter 37%
Optical Coatings StarBright XLT
Optical Tube Length 406.4mm (16″)
Optical Tube Diameter 155mm (6.1″)
Optical Tube Weight 4.8 lbs (2.17 kg)
Dovetail CG-5 Dovetail bar
MOUNT INFO:
Mount Type Computerized Altitude-Azimuth Single Fork Arm
Instrument load capacity 8 lbs (3.6 kg)
Height adjustment range (includes mount and tripod) 863.6mm – 1371.6mm (34″ – 54″)
Tripod leg diameter 31.75mm (1.25″) Aluminum
Mount Head Weight 5 lbs (2.3 kg)
Accessory Tray Yes. Includes rubberized smartphone or tablet holder
Tripod Weight 5 lbs (2.3 kg)
Slew Speeds max slew rate is 3°/second
Tracking Rates Sidereal, Solar, and Lunar
Tracking Modes Alt-Az, EQ North & EQ South
GPS N/A
Dovetail Compatibility CG-5 Dovetail
Number of Auxiliary ports 2x Aux port for optional accessories
Autoguider port No
USB Port No (only with optional Nexstar+ remote)
Power Requirements 12V DC, 1A (Tip positive)
Motor Drive DC servo motor
Alignment Procedures SkyAlign, 3-Star Align, Solar System Align
Periodic Error Correction No
Computerized Hand Control Hand control not included (optional)
NexStar+ Database Optional Nexstar+ hand remote provides over 40,000 objects in the computer’s database
Software Celestron’s Starry Night Special Edition Software, SkyPortal App. Each provide over 100,000 objects in their database
Total Kit Weight 14.8 lbs (6.71 kg)
Included Items Telescope OTA | Mount | Tripod w/accessory tray | 2x eyepieces | StarPointer™ red dot finderscope | Battery pouch