Celestron SkyProdigy 70 Refractor Telescope

SKU: CNSKYP70 MFR: 22089

About Celestron


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 theview! It's that easy.

The SkyProdigy's automatic alignment process takes only a few minutes, then you will be ready to select from thousands of objects to view. Not 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 inthe world!

No knowledge of the night sky is required. One touch innovation turns anyone into an instant astronomer!

Celestron Features

  • 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
  • CD-ROM The SkyX First Light Edition Astronomy Software Which Provides Education About the Sky
  • Battery Pack Providing over 30 Hours of Power
  • SkyProdigy 90 - Computerized Mount Features
    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 Upgradeable Hand Control Software

Celestron Specifications

Optical Design
70mm / 2.76"
Focal Length
700mm F/10
Motorized Altazimuth with Steel Tripod and Accessory Tray
25mm (28x) 9mm (78x)
Highest Useful Magnification
Limiting Stellar Magnitude
Resolution (Rayleigh)
1.99 arcsec
Resolution (Dawes)
1.99 arcsec
Photographic Resolution
400 line/mm
Light Gathering Power
Angular Field of View
1.7 Degree
Linear Field of View (@1000 yds)
91 ft
Computer Drive
Computer Hand Control with Fully Computerized / Flash Upgradeable
Nine slew speeds: 3°/sec, 2°/sec, 1°/sec, .5°/sec, 32x, 16x, 8x, 4x, 2x
Sidereal, Solar and Lunar Trackiong Rates
StarSense Automatic Alignment, Solar System Align Alignment Procedures
14 lbs / 6.35 kg
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