Celestron SkyProdigy 6 Computerized Telescope



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Celestron SkyProdigy 6 Computerized Telescope Product Info

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 StarSense™ 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.

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!

Specifications:

Optical Design Schmidt-Cassegrain
Aperture (mm) 152 mm (5.98 in)
Telescope Type Computerized (GOTO)
Focal Length 1500 mm (59 in)
Focal Ratio 9.87
Focal Length of Eyepiece 1 (mm) 25 mm (0.98 in)
Magnification of Eyepiece 1 60 x
Focal Length of Eyepiece 2 (mm) 9 mm (0.35 in)
Magnification of Eyepiece 2 167 x
Finderscope StarPointer
Mount Type Motorized Altazimuth
Accessory Tray No Tool, Quick Release
Tripod Steel
Highest Useful Magnification 359 x
Lowest Useful Magnification 22 x
Limiting Stellar Magnitude 13.4
Resolution (Rayleigh) 0.92 arc seconds
Resolution (Dawes) 0.76 arc seconds
Light Gathering Power (Compared to human eye) 472 x
Apparent Field of View .83 °
Linear Field of View (@1000 yds) 43.6 ft (13 m)
Secondary Mirror Obstruction 2.2 in (56 mm)
Secondary Mirror Obstruction by Diameter 37%
Secondary Mirror Obstruction by Area 14%
Optical Coatings Fully Multi-Coated
Slew Speeds Nine slew speeds
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 Upgradeable
Warranty 2-year Telescope Warranty

Package Contents:

  • Celestron SkyProdigy 6 Computerized Telescope

  • Model:
    [GAL/C/11076]
    [GAL/C/11076]
  • Stock Level: Out of Stock
  • Manufactured by: Celestron
  • Category: Telescopes

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