Celestron AstroMaster 70AZ Refractor with Smartphone Adaptor and Moon Filter

£110.00

  • 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, and a finderscope.
  • Panning handle Alt-Az control with clutch for smooth and accurate pointing.
  • Adjustable height tripod
  • BONUS Starry Night Basic Edition Software download
Starry Night

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Description

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 Included

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

Moon Filter for reducing the brightness of the Moon for more comfortable viewing.

An easy to use smartphone adaptor is also included to enable you to capture the Moon and planets through your telescope.

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.

Specifications
OPTICAL TUBE INFO:
Optical DesignRefractor
Aperture70mm (2.76″)
Focal Length900mm (35″)
Focal Ratio13
Focal Length of Eyepiece 120mm (.8″)
Magnification of Eyepiece 145x
Focal Length of Eyepiece 210mm (.4″)
Magnification of Eyepiece 290x
FinderscopeStarPointer Finderscope
Star DiagonalErect Image Diagonal – 1.25″
Highest Useful Magnification165x
Lowest Useful Magnification10x
Limiting Stellar Magnitude11.7
Resolution (Rayleigh)1.99 arc seconds
Resolution (Dawes)1.66 arc seconds
Light Gathering Power (Compared to human eye)100x
Optical CoatingsFully Coated
Optical Tube Length914mm (36″)
MOUNT INFO:
Mount TypeAltazimuth
Tripod1.25″ steel tube legs
SoftwareStarry Night Basic Edition

 

Downloads

AstroMaster AZ Manual

AstroMaster AZ Quick Setup Guide

Additional information

Weight10 kg
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