Celestron Celestron StarSense Explorer DX 130
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Product Description

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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Celestron StarSense Explorer DX 130

£379.00
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Product Code: EW27863

 

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