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Celestron-nexstar-127slt.5023279
7.9 out of 10

Celestron NexStar 127SLT

Optical Design : Maksutov-Cassegrain Weight : 18 lbs (8.16 kg) A Read more

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Specifications

Feature
Value
Comment
Optical Design :
Maksutov-Cassegrain
Aperture :
127 mm (5 in)
Focal Length :
1500 mm (59.06 in)
Focal Ratio :
11.81
Finderscope :
StarPointer
Mount :
Motorized Altazimuth
Eyepiece 1 :
25 mm (0.98 in)
Magnification 1 :
60 x
Eyepiece 2 :
9 mm (0.35 in)
Magnification 2 :
167 x
Star Diagonal :
1.25
Accessory Tray :
No Tool, Quick release
Tripod :
Steel
Highest Useful Magnification :
300 x
Limiting Stellar Magnitude :
13
Resolution (Rayleigh) :
1.1 arcsec
Resolution (Dawes) :
0.91 arcsec
Light Gathering Power :
329 x
Angular Field of View :
0.83 °
Linear Field of View (@1000 yds) :
44 ft (13.41 m)
Optical Coatings :
Fully-Coated
Computer Hand Control :
Fully Computerized / Flash Upgradeable
Slew Speeds :
Nine slew speeds: 3°/sec, 2°/sec, 1°/sec, 64x, 32x, 16x, 8x, 4x, 2x
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
Database :
4,000 Object Database
Weight :
18 lbs (8.16 kg)
CD ROM :
The SkyX First Light Edition astronomy software and NexStar Observers List (v2.6.4c)
GPS :
Optional SkySync GPS Accessory (93969)
Release Date
First seen
12 January 2010