Telescope Celestron Astromaster 70 AZ is a refractor (lens telescope) on azimuthal assembly, a versatile optical instrument for astronomical observations and as a telescope for terrestrial objects. Designed mainly for observing the moon and planets.
Achromatic 70 mm lens allows you to observe the Sun - sunspots (after installing a solar filter available in our store), Moon - craters, seas, mountains, Mercury - phase, Venus - phase, Mars - shield, details during the opposition, Jupiter ( strips, Jupiter's moons), Saturn (ring, Titan - the largest moon), shield of Uranus and Neptune. Within the reach of this telescope are lighter comets (when visible), asteroids and hundreds of galaxies, nebulae, globular and open clusters, countless double and multiple stars. This telescope, due to its low weight, is ideally suited as a travel / portable device. Works well in urban conditions as balcony equipment.
| • Optical system: || refractor (achromatic doublet) |
| • Lens diameter: || 70 mm |
| • Focal length of the lens: || 900 mm |
| • Lighted: || 1 / 12.9 |
| • Switching capacity: || 2 '' |
| • Theoretical range: || 11,2mag |
| • Maximum useful magnification: || 140x |
| • Height of steel tripod: || 106 cm |
| • Distance between the legs at the maximum tripod height: || 110 cm |
| • Weight: || 8 kg |
The set includes the following accessories:
• 1.25 "focuser
• Plossl glasses: 20 mm (over 45x) and 10 mm (over 90x) - 1.25 "standard, 50 ° own field of view
• StarPointer sighting device
• Azimuth mounting
• Field steel tripod with adjustable height
• 90 ° angle attachment
• Accessories stand
• Educational CD "Sky Level 1" (in English)
This device focuses a lot of light. Looking directly at the sun through this device can result in partial or complete loss of vision. For the observation of the Sun, we recommend the safest method of spectacle projection, that is, projecting the image of the target of our day star on a piece of paper.