Celestron Celestron StarSense Explorer DX 130
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Celestron StarSense Explorer DX 130 Celestron has reinvented the manual telescope with StarSense Explorer - the first telescope that uses your smartphone to analyze the night sky and calculate its position in real time. StarSense Explorer is ideal for beginners thanks to the app’s user-friendly... read more

MPN: 22461-CGL

Barcode: 050234224611

Specification

Optical Tube info

  • Optical Design: Newtonian Reflector
  • Aperture: 130mm (5.11")
  • Focal Length: 650mm (25.59")
  • Focal Ratio: f/5
  • Focal Length of Eyepiece 1: 25mm (0.98")
  • Magnification of Eyepiece 1: 26x
  • Focal Length of Eyepiece 2: 10mm (0.39")
  • Magnification of Eyepiece 2: 65x
  • Barlow Lens: None
  • Finderscope: StarPointer™ red dot finderscope
  • Optical Tube: Steel
  • Highest Useful Magnification: 307x
  • Lowest Useful Magnification: 19x
  • Limiting Stellar Magnitude: 13.1
  • Resolution (Rayleigh): 1.07 arc seconds
  • Resolution (Dawes): .89 arc seconds
  • Light Gathering Power (Compared to human eye): 345x
  • Secondary Mirror Obstruction: 45mm (1.73")
  • Secondary Mirror Obstruction by Diameter: 34%
  • Secondary Mirror Obstruction by Area: 11%
  • Optical Coatings: Glass mirrors coated with aluminum and SiO?
  • Optical Tube Length: 635mm (25")
  • Optical Tube Diameter: 165mm (6.49")
  • Optical Tube Weight: 8.8 lbs (3.99 kg)
  • Dovetail: CG-5 Dovetail Bar

Mount Info

  • Mount Type: Manual Alt-Azimuth
  • Height adjustment range (includes mount and tripod): Aluminum, 1244.6mm (49") max height
  • Tripod Leg Diameter: N/A
  • Accessory Tray: Yes
  • Tripod Weight: 9.2 lbs (4.17 kg)
  • Slew Speeds: Manual
  • GPS: Uses phone's GPS
  • Dovetail Compatibility: CG-5 Dovetail bar
  • Power Requirements: None (Recommend PowerTank Glow to keep phone charged while using app)
  • Alignment Procedures: Use StarSense Explorer app
  • Software: StarSense Explorer app | SkyPortal app | Celestron Starry Night Basic Edition Software
  • Total Kit Weight: 18 lbs (8.16 kg)
  • Included Items: Telescope tube | Mount/tripod (preassembled) | 25mm & 10mm eyepieces | StarPointer finderscope | Accessory tray | StarSense Explorer phone dock

MPN: 22461-CGL

Barcode: 050234224611

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Delivery

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FREE budget delivery on most orders over £50.00 (shown at checkout if applicable)

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  • Orders under £50.00 - £5.00
  • Orders over £50.00 - £7.00

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  • Orders under £50.00 - £3.00
  • Orders over £50.00 - FREE option where applicable, otherwise £5.00

* 'Next working day' orders received before 1pm on any working day will be dispatched on the same day, subject to stock availability and necessary security checks. Working days are classed as Monday to Friday (excluding bank holidays). We will use DPD or Royal Mail, at our discretion. Saturday delivery can be arranged on some orders by special request. Delivery prices from £25.00.

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Celestron StarSense Explorer DX 130

£379.00
Finance Available

No stock available. New orders are unlikely to be supplied before February 2021

Product Code: EW27863

 

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