Designed for the novice stargazer, the Celestron® AstroMaster 76 EQ telescope features a German Equitorial 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.
Objective Lens:76 mm
Tripod:Pre-Assembled Metal Tripod
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:700 mm
Eyepieces:20mm (35x), 10mm (70x)
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