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Celestron SkyProdigy 6SCT Computerized Telescope

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Celestron SkyProdigy 6SCT Computerized Telescope

A truly revolutionary product with ground breaking technology, SkyProdigy is the product of a culmination of decades of telescope advancements. It combines electronic motors, an intelligent on-board computer, a digital camera and StarSenseā„¢ technology to create an automatic, instant alignment telescope that requires no input from the user. Simply turn it on, push a button and enjoy the view! It's that easy. The SkyProdigy's automatic alignment process takes only a few minutes, and you will be ready to select from thousands of objects in its database to view. Not quite sure what to look at? Select the Sky Tour option; this feature offers a customized list of the best objects in the sky to view for your exact time and location anywhere in the world! No knowledge of the night sky is required. One touch innovation turns anyone into an instant astronomer! Celestron's SkyProdigy telescopes use an integrated imaging camera and patented StarSense Technology to automatically align with the night sky and determine where the telescope is currently pointing. The camera automatically captures an image of the sky, which is processed internally to positively identify stars in the image. Once a positive match is found, SkyProdigy determines the coordinates of the center of the captured image. The process is automatically repeated two additional times so that the system has three known alignment points that can be used to make an accurate model of the night sky. With this information, the user can select any celestial object in the hand controller's database, and SkyProdigy will automatically move itself to the correct position. The SkyProdigy's internal camera does not have an external output allowing users to view or savecaptured images. The captured images are used internally solely for the purpose of self-aligning the SkyProdigy telescope.

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  • Fully automatic alignment procedure
  • Fully computerized altazimuth mount
  • Quick-release fork arm mount and optical tube for easy, quick no tool set up
  • Sturdy stainless steel tripod and accessory tray
  • Battery pack providing over 30 hours of power
  • "The skyx – first light edition" astronomy software with a 10,000 object database, printable sky maps and 75 enhanced images
  • Proven computer control technology
  • Database allows telescope to automatically locate over 4,000 celestial objects
  • Proprietary starsense technology provides a completely automatic alignment process with no user intervention required
  • Flash upgradable hand control software for downloading product updates over the internet
  • Optical Design : Schmidt-cassegrain
  • Telescope type: Computerized (GOTO)
  • Finderscope: Starpointer
  • Mount: Motorized altazimuth
  • Optical coatings: Fully multi coated
  • Tracking rates: Sidereal, solar and lunar
  • Tracking modes: Alt-Az
  • Alignment procedures: Starsense automatic alignment, solar system align, manual align
  • Computer hand control: fully computerized / flash upgradable
  • Specification: Focal ratio: 9.87
  • Specification: Magnification 1: 60 x
  • Specification: Magnification 2: 167 x
  • Specification: Highest useful magnification: 359 x
  • Specification: Lowest useful magnification: 22 x
  • Specification: Limiting stellar magnitude: 13.4
  • Specification: Resolution (rayleigh): 0.92 arc seconds
  • Specification: Resolution (dawes): 0.76 arc seconds
  • Specification: Light gathering power: 472 x
  • Specification: Angular field of view (deg): .83 °
  • Specification: Secondary mirror obstruction by Diameter: 37 %
  • Specification: Secondary mirror obstruction by Area: 14 %
  • Specification: Slew speeds: Nine slew speeds: 3.5°/sec, 2°/sec, 1°/sec, .5°/sec, 32x, 16x, 8x, 4x, 2x
  • Eyepiece 1 (mm): 25 mm (0.98'')
  • Eyepiece 2 (mm): 9 mm (0.35'')
  • Linear field of view (1000 yds): 43.6 ft (13 m)
  • Secondary mirror obstruction: 2.2 in (56 mm)
  • 2 Year warranty
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  • Overall: 55" H x 38" W x 18" D

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Celestron SkyProdigy 6SCT Computerized Telescope

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  • Overall: 55" H x 38" W x 18" D


Telescope Type: CatadioptricColor: Red
Aperture Size: 152 MillimetersMagnification: 359
Focal Length: 1500 MillimetersGoTo Technology: Yes
Tripod/Base Included: YesCountry of Manufacture: China

About the Manufacturer

Throughout the world, Celestron telescopes have become the "telescope of choice" for the consumer that can differentiate between brands. Major colleges and universities worldwide use Celestron telescopes in their astronomy programs. Moreover, its solid and esteemed reputation in the scientific community has reached NASA, who selected the Celestron C5 telescope as the telescope to be taken on several space shuttle research missions.

Celestron SkyProdigy 6SCT Computerized Telescope

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