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Celestron-nexstar-6-se.1172584
7.5 out of 10

Celestron NexStar 6 SE

Celestron NexStar 6SE The Celestron NexStar 6SE features Read more

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Specifications

Feature
Value
Comment
Optical Design :
Schmidt-Cassegrain
Aperture :
150 mm (5.91 in)
Focal Length :
1500 mm (59.06 in)
Focal Ratio :
10
Finderscope :
StarPointer
Mount :
Single Fork Arm Altazimuth
Dovetail Compatibility :
Quick Release Tube Clamp
Optical Tube :
Aluminum
Eyepiece 1 :
25 mm (0.98 in)
Magnification 1 :
60 x
Star Diagonal :
1.25"
CD ROM :
NexRemote V1.6.14 and "The Sky ® " Level 1
Tripod :
Steel leg
Power Supply :
8-AA batteries (not included)
Highest Useful Magnification :
354 x
Lowest Useful Magnification :
21 x
Limiting Stellar Magnitude :
13.4
Resolution (Rayleigh) :
0.93 arcsec
Resolution (Dawes) :
0.77 arcsec
Light Gathering Power :
459 x
Angular Field of View :
0.83 °
Linear Field of View (@1000 yds) :
44 ft (13.41 m)
Optical Coatings :
StarBright XLT
Secondary Mirror Obstruction :
2.2 in (55.88 mm)
Secondary Mirror Obstruction by Area :
13.9 %
Secondary Mirror Obstruction by Diameter :
37.3 %
Optical Tube Length :
16 in (406.4 mm)
Motor Drive :
Integrated D.C. Electronics
Computer Hand Control :
Double line, 16 character Liquid Crystal Display with 19 fiber optic backlit LED buttons
Slew Speeds :
Nine slew speeds: 5°/sec, 3°/sec, 1°/sec, 64x, 16x, 8x, 4x, 1x, .5x
Tracking Modes :
Alt-Az, EQ North & EQ South
Alignment Procedures :
SkyAlign, Auto 2-Star Align, 1-Star Align, 2-Star Align, Solar System Align
Database :
40,000 objects, 200 user defined programmable objects. Enhanced information on over 200 objects
Communication Ports :
RS-232 communication port on hand control, Aux
Tracking Rates :
Sidereal, Solar and Lunar
Telescope Weight :
21 lbs (9.53 kg)
Tripod and Mount Weight :
9 lbs (4.08 kg)
Software Precision :
24 bit, 0.08 arcsec calculations
Payload Capacity :
12 lbs (5.44 kg)
Release Date
First seen
7 April 2007