Nexstar 5SE - Used

by Celestron

Price: £750.00


This is an as-new Celestron 5SE - only a few months old and in great condition.

  • 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.
  • 5-inch aperture provides excellent light-gathering ability at an affordable price. You’ll get 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.

OPTICAL TUBE INFO:Optical Design:Schmidt-CassegrainAperture:125mm (4.92")Focal Length:1250mm (49")Focal Ratio:f/10Focal Length of Eyepiece 1:25mm (.98")Magnification of Eyepiece 1:50xFinderscope:StarPointer™ red dot finderscopeStar Diagonal:1.25" Star DiagonalOptical Tube:AluminumHighest Useful Magnification:295xLowest Useful Magnification:18xLimiting Stellar Magnitude:13Resolution (Rayleigh):1.11 arc secondsResolution (Dawes):0.93 arc secondsLight Gathering Power (Compared to human eye):329xSecondary Mirror Obstruction:51mm (2.0")Secondary Mirror Obstruction by Diameter:40% %Secondary Mirror Obstruction by Area:16.6% %Optical Coatings:StarBright XLTOptical Tube Length:330mm (13")Optical Tube Diameter:152mm (6")Optical Tube Weight:6 lbs (2.7 kg)Dovetail:CG-5 Dovetail barMOUNT INFO:Mount Type:Computerized Altitude-Azimuth Single Fork ArmInstrument load capacity:10 lbs (4.54 kg)Height adjustment range (includes mount and tripod):939.8mm - 2397mm (37" - 55")Tripod leg diameter:38.1mm (1.5") Stainless SteelMount Head Weight:7 lbs (3.2 kg)Accessory Tray:YesTripod Weight:10 lbs (4.54 kg)Slew Speeds:9 slew speeds - max speed 3°/secondTracking Rates:Sidereal, Solar and LunarTracking Modes:Alt-Az, EQ North and EQ SouthGPS:N/ADovetail Compatibility:CG-5 dovetail