Celestron Celestron NexStar 6SE Computerised Reflector Telescope

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Celestron NexStar 6SE SCTCelestron’s signature orange-tube telescope combines advanced features and excellent optics in one easy-to-use system, the NexStar 6SE. It’s the perfect choice for your first serious telescope, offering striking views at an economical price.Our Founder’s Vision,... read more

MPN: 11068-CGL

Barcode: 050234110686


Optical DesignSchmidt-Cassegrain
Aperture150mm (5.91')
Focal Length1500mm (59')
Focal Ratiof/10
Focal Length of Eyepiece 125mm (.98')
Magnification of Eyepiece 160x
FinderscopeStarPointer™ red dot finderscope
Star Diagonal1.25' Star Diagonal
Optical TubeAluminum
Highest Useful Magnification354x
Lowest Useful Magnification21x
Limiting Stellar Magnitude13.4
Resolution (Rayleigh)0.93 arc seconds
Resolution (Dawes)0.77 arc seconds
Light Gathering Power (Compared to human eye)459x
Secondary Mirror Obstruction56mm (2.2')
Secondary Mirror Obstruction by Diameter37%
Secondary Mirror Obstruction by Area14%
Optical CoatingsStarBright XLT
Optical Tube Length406mm (16')
Optical Tube Diameter181mm (7.1')
Optical Tube Weight8 lbs (3.6 kg)
Mount TypeComputerized Altitude-Azimuth Single Fork Arm
Instrument load capacity12 lbs (5.44 kg)
Height adjustment range (includes mount and tripod)965.2mm - 1422.4mm (38' - 56')
Tripod leg diameter50.8mm (2') Stainless Steel
Mount Head Weight11 lbs (5 kg)
Accessory TrayYes
Tripod Weight9 lbs (4.08 kg)
Slew Speeds9 slew speeds - max speed 5°/second
Tracking RatesSidereal, Solar and Lunar
Tracking ModesAlt-Az, EQ North & EQ South
Dovetail CompatibilityCG-5 dovetail
Number of Auxiliary ports1x Aux port
Autoguide portYes
USB portYes, Hand Control input
Power Requirements8-AA batteries (not included) | 12 VDC-750 mA (Tip positive)
Motor DriveDC servo motors
Alignment ProceduresSkyAlign, 1-Star Align, 2-Star Align, Auto 2-Star Align, Solar System Align, EQ North / EQ South Alignment (EQ align requires an equatorial wedge)
Periodic Error CorrectionNo
Computerized Hand ControlDouble line, 18 character Liquid Crystal Display with 19 fiber optic backlit LED buttons
NexStar+ Database40,000 objects, 200 user defined programmable objects. Enhanced information on over 200 objects
SoftwareCelestron's Starry Night Special Edition Software, SkyPortal App
Total Kit Weight21 lbs (9.5 kg)
Included ItemsNexStar SE OTA | Single Fork Arm Mount | Tripod | Accessory Tray | Star Pointer Finderscope | NexStar+ Hand Control | 25mm eyepiece | Star Diagonal

MPN: 11068-CGL

Barcode: 050234110686


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"I was searching for a Nexstar 6SE computerised telescope but couldn't get one anywhere until I foumd Castle Cameras who had one in stock at the cheapest price in the UK £999. I ordered it in the morning and it was delivered the next day! On the back of that I also ordered a battery pack as well. I am very impressed with everything about Castle Cameras, delivery speed, customer service, prices. Thank you!"
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Celestron NexStar 6SE Computerised Reflector Telescope

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