Celestron PowerSeeker telescopes open up the wonders of the universe to the aspiring astronomer. The Celestron PowerSeeker 80AZS is designed to give the first-time telescope user the perfect combination of quality, value, features and power.
Amateur astronomy is a great family hobby that can be enjoyed year round, and Celestron’s PowerSeeker telescopes are the ideal choice for an affordable and high quality telescope that will provide many hours of enjoyment.
The Celestron PowerSeeker 80AZS is quick and easy to set up, even for the novice, with no tools required. The sturdy, collapsible alt-azimuth mount is perfectly suited for terrestrial viewing as well as astronomical use. No matter when you’re observing, you ‘ll get bright, sharp views from PowerSeeker’s fully coated glass optical components.
- Aperture (mm): 80 mm (3.15 in)
- Finderscope: 5×24
- Focal Length: 400 mm (16 in)
- Focal Length of Eyepiece 1: 20 mm (0.79 in)
- Focal Ratio: f/5
- Highest Useful Magnification: 189x
- Light Gathering Power: 131x
- Limiting Stellar Magnitude: 12
- Lowest Useful Magnification: 11x
- Mount Type: Altazimuth
- Optical Coatings: Multi-Coated
- Optical Design: Refractor
- Resolution (Dawes): 1.45 arc seconds arc seconds
- Resolution (Rayleigh): 1.74 arc seconds arc seconds
- Star Diagonal: Erect Image Diagonal
- Tripod: Aluminum
- Tripod Leg Diameter: 1 in
- Warranty: 2-year Telescope Warranty