Designed for the novice stargazer, the Celestron® AstroMaster 114 EQ telescope features a German equatorial mount with a built-in setting circle that's perfect for viewing stars, nebulae, star clusters and planets. The compact, portable design with ample optical performance will excite any newcomer to the world of amateur astronomy.
Model Number: 31042
Objective Lens: 114 mm
Tripod: Pre-Assembled Metal Tripod
Weight: 17 lbs
Telescope Type: Reflector
A mirror-based telescope that operates by reflecting light into focus. This design is mainly for astronomical viewing because it inverts the image and provides a large light grasp for high contrast and resolution.
Focal Length: 1000 mm
Mount Type: German Equatorial Mount
Uses a counterweight opposite the telescope to counterbalance the weight of the telescope. The telescope may be polar aligned to track the sky and compensate for the Earth's rotation.
Quick and easy no tool setup
Permanently mounted StarPointer
Quick release dovetail attachment
Deluxe accessory tray for convenient storage of accessories