The Celestron PowerSeeker 60AZ is a perfect kids telescope that is ideal for terrestrial and celestial viewing on the go!
Setting up the telescope is very easy and completely doable for your kid! He/she will be assembling the telescope and its accessories in just a few minutes, and the adjustable tripod legs allows them complete customisation over even and raised surfaces.
Manual Alt-Azimuth telescope:
Navigate the sky with a pan handle Alt-Az control with clutch for smooth and accurate pointing. The telescope responds immediately to the up/down and left/right movements to accurately track your sky object in the eyepiece.
The PowerSeeker 60 comes with two eyepieces (20mm and 4mm), an erect image diagonal (for comfort viewings), finderscope, and a 3x Barlow lens.
The 20mm eyepiece offers a lower magnification but wider field of view, while the 4mm eyepiece gives a higher magnfication perspective that will light up the wonders of astronomy! You can also increase the magnification of each eyepiece with the Barlow lens! The finderscope will help you quickly center an object in your eyepiece for easier observation.
Starry Night Software:
Download Celestron’s Starry Night Software and learn about the night sky, celestial objects, and how to plan your next observing session. Celestron Starry Night Software is the premier astronomy software package on the market, providing resources and knowledge to view our solar system and beyond.
|Mount Type||Alt-azimuth mount|
|Electronic Hand Control||No|
|Tube Length||711mm (28")|
|Warranty Information||2 Years Warranty|
|Additional Specifications of Product||No|