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  • Celestron’s iconic “orange tube” design is updated with all the latest features to provide the best stargazing experience for beginners and experienced observers alike.
  • 6-inch aperture with excellent light-gathering ability provides impressive views of the Moon and planets, along with deep sky objects like the Orion Nebula, while retaining a compact form factor.
  • Fully automated GoTo mount with database of 40,000+ celestial objects automatically locates and tracks objects for you.
  • SkyAlign technology gets your telescope aligned and ready to observe in minutes. Even if you’re unfamiliar with the night sky, you can easily align your telescope on any three bright objects.
  • Unique single fork arm design and sturdy steel tripod all break down into separate components for easy transport and quick assembly.

Celestron NexStar 6SE 150/1500 Computerized Telescope

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    Optical Design: Schmidt-Cassegrain
    Aperture: 150mm (5.91")
    Focal Length: 1500mm (59")
    Focal Ratio: f/10
    Focal Length of Eyepiece 1: 25mm (.98")
    Magnification of Eyepiece 1: 60x
    Finderscope: StarPointer™ red dot finderscope
    Star Diagonal: 1.25" Star Diagonal
    Optical Tube: Aluminum
    Highest Useful Magnification: 354x
    Lowest Useful Magnification: 21x
    Limiting Stellar Magnitude: 13.4
    Resolution (Rayleigh): 0.93 arc seconds
    Resolution (Dawes): 0.77 arc seconds
    Light Gathering Power (Compared to human eye): 459x
    Secondary Mirror Obstruction: 56mm (2.2")
    Secondary Mirror Obstruction by Diameter: 37%
    Secondary Mirror Obstruction by Area: 14%
    Optical Coatings: StarBright XLT
    Optical Tube Length: 406mm (16")
    Optical Tube Diameter: 181mm (7.1")
    Optical Tube Weight: 8 lbs (3.6 kg)
    Mount Type: Computerized Altitude-Azimuth Single Fork Arm
    Instrument load capacity: 12 lbs (5.44 kg)
    Height adjustment range (includes mount and tripod): 965.2mm - 1422.4mm (38" - 56")
    Tripod leg diameter: 38.1mm (1.5") Stainless Steel
    Mount Head Weight: 11 lbs (5 kg)
    Accessory Tray: Yes
    Tripod Weight: 9 lbs (4.08 kg)
    Slew Speeds: 9 slew speeds - max speed 5°/second
    Tracking Rates: Sidereal, Solar and Lunar
    Tracking Modes: Alt-Az, EQ North and EQ South
    GPS: N/A
    Dovetail Compatibility: CG-5 dovetail
    Number of Auxiliary Ports: 1x AUX Port
    Autoguide Port: Yes
    USB Port: Yes, Hand Control input
    Power Requirements: 8-AA batteries (not included) and 12 VDC-750 mA (Tip positive)
    Motor Drive: DC servo motors
    Alignment Procedures: SkyAlign, 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 Correction: No
    Computerized Hand Control: Double line, 18 character Liquid Crystal Display with 19 fiber optic backlit LED buttons
    NexStar+ Database: 40,000 objects, 200 user defined programmable objects. Enhanced information on over 200 objects
    Software: Celestron Starry Night Special Edition Software and SkyPortal App
    Total Kit Weight: 21 lbs (9.5 kg)
    • Optical tube
    • Single Fork Arm Mount and Tripod
    • Accessory Tray
    • Star Pointer Finderscope
    • NexStar+ Hand Control
    • 25mm eyepiece
    • Star Diagonal
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