Celestron NexStar 5SE SCT Electronic Telescope

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Get ready to explore the stars from your own backyard with the Celestron NexStar 5SE SCT electronic telescope. Outfitted with a fully automated GoTo mount, it automatically locates and tracks objects, allowing you to observe everything from the surface of the moon to the rings of Saturn and beyond. Just use the included hand control to select one of almost 40,000 objects from its internal database, and you'll be stargazing in no time. From Celestron.

  • Includes NexStar 5SE SCT electronic telescope, steel tripod with built-in wedge, StarPointer finderscope, RS232 cable, camera shutter cable, computerized hand control, and software
  • 18X to 295X magnification
  • Schmidt-Cassegrain optical design
  • Starbright XLT optical coating
  • 1,250mm focal length with f/10 focal ratio
  • 125mm aperture
  • 329X light-gathering power
  • Nine slew speeds
  • Three tracking rates: sidereal, solar, lunar
  • Three tracking modes: Alt-Az, EQ North, EQ South
  • Five alignment procedures: SkyAlign, Auto 2-star Align, 1-Star Align, 2-Star Align, SolarSystem Align
  • Eyepiece 1: 25mm, 50X magnification
  • Secondary mirror: 51mm obstruction
  • Single fork-arm Altazimuth mount
  • Requires 8 AA batteries, not included
  • RS232, aux, Camera Control ports
  • Hand control: 16-character, double-line LCD display with 19 fiber-optic backlit LED buttons; built-in database with 38,181 accessible objects
  • Measures approximately 13-1/2" x 38" x 51"; weighs 17.6 lbs
  • 2-year Limited Manufacturer's Warranty
  • Imported

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