"Celestron Astromaster LT 70AZ Brand New, The Celestron 21074 is a dual-purpose telescope appropriate for both terrestrial and celestial viewing
It features Built-on StarPointer Finderscope to help accurately find objects of interest without being tethered by skills and starcharts. TheSkyX First Light Edition astronomy software with a 10, 000 object database, printable sky maps and 75 enhanced images. The AstroMaster LT 70AZ produces bright, clear images of the Moon and planets. It is easy to see the moons of Jupiter and the rings of Saturn with every one of these fine instruments. The rugged pre-assembled tripod with 1.25"" steel tube legs provides a rigid and stable platform. AstroMaster LT 70AZ 21074 Features: 2.76 Inch Aperture (70mm), Fully-Coated Optical Coatings, 165x Maximum Magnification, Focal Length: 700mm, f/10.0 Focal Ratio, Built-on StarPointer Finderscope, Steel Tube Legs Tripod, Altazimuth Mount, Quick & Easy No-Tool Setup, Erect Image Optics - Ideal For Terrestrial & Astronomical Use, Deluxe Accessory Tray For Convenient Storage of Accessories, AstroMaster LT 70AZ 21074 Specifications: Optical Design: Refractor, Aperture (mm): 70 mm (2.76 in), Telescope Type: Manual, Focal Length: 700 mm (28 in), Focal Ratio: 10, Focal Length of Eyepiece 1 (mm): 20 mm (0.79 in), Magnification of Eyepiece 1: 35 x, Focal Length of Eyepiece 2 (mm): 10 mm (0.39 in), Magnification of Eyepiece 2: 70 x, Finderscope: Built-on StarPointer, Mount Type: Altazimuth, Tripod: 1 steel tubes, Highest Useful Magnification: 165 x, Lowest Useful Magnification: 10 x, Limiting Stellar Magnitude: 11.7, Resolution (Rayleigh): 1.99 arc seconds, Resolution (Dawes): 1.66 arc seconds, Light Gathering Power (Compared to human eye): 100 x, Apparent Field of View: 1.7, Linear Field of View (@1000 yds): 89 ft (27 m), Optical Coatings: Fully-Coated, Optical Tube Length: 28 in (711 mm), Total Telescope Kit Weight: 16 lbs (7.26 kg), Astronomy Hobbyists please read by Ernest H. This scope has power, mobility, and is literally ready to go whenever I am. The scope is powerfull enough to see the moon in detail, planets like Jupiter and Saturn, and larger or brighter objects like the Andromeda Galaxy. Review by Mehul P. This is first buy for telescope, and my wife and I wanted a good item that was not too expensive. This model is terrific becuase it is sturdy, easy to set up and has value for my family. My family enjoys being able to see many available celestial objects. WOW by Happy Feller Wonderful purchase, you can easily observe the stars in the night sky The design is very easy and light and the settings are not too complicated at all, which was the most important thing for me."