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SkyScout Scope 90 no. 21068

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DESCRIPTION  
Discover, explore and learn with the SkyScout Scope!

Designed exclusively for use with the Celestron SkyScout® Personal Planetarium®, the new SkyScout® Scope 90 is easy to set-up, nearly maintenance free and features Celestron’s precision optics. Simply attach the SkyScout® to the specially designed mount to locate and identify celestial objects. Once the SkyScout® has located or identified an object it’s time to take your celestial experience to the next level and use the SkyScout® Scope to reveal the wonders of the universe.

Attaching and aligning the SkyScout Personal Planetarium is easy with the specially designed adjustable mount. No tools required. SkyScout Scope features a convenient pan handle with built-in clutch for easy targeting and smooth motion. This style of mount is great for viewing nature and celestial objects. Erect image 6x30 finderscope with quick-release bracket.

FEATURES  
  • Designed with non-magnetic materials that do not to interfere with the SkyScout sensors
  • Quick and easy no tool setup
  • 90mm refractor optical design with all coated glass optics and 660mm (f/7) focal length for crisp, clear images
  • Erect image 6x30 finderscope with quick-release bracket
  • Erect image optics are ideal for terrestrial and astronomical use
  • Pan handle control with clutch for smooth and accurate pointing
  • Rugged pre-assembled tripod with 1.25" stainless steel tube legs provides a rigid and stable viewing platform
  • Accessory tray for convenient accessory storage
  • Adjustable bracket to hold SkyScout (SkyScout Personal Planetarium sold separately)


SPECIFICATIONS

OPTICAL DESIGN: Refractor
APERTURE: 90 mm (3.54 in)
FOCAL LENGTH: 660 mm (25.98 in)
EYEPIECE 1: 40 mm (1.57 in)
MAGNIFICATION 1: 16.5 x
EYEPIECE 2: 10 mm (0.39 in)
MAGNIFICATION 2: 66 x
MOUNT: Altazimuth
OPTICAL COATINGS: Fully Coated
FINDERSCOPE: 6x30 Erect Image
STAR DIAGONAL: Erect Image diagonal -1.25"
CD ROM: The Sky L1
HIGHEST USEFUL MAGNIFICATION: 213 x
LIMITING STELLAR MAGNITUDE: 12.3
RESOLUTION: 1.54 arc seconds
RESOLVING POWER: 1.29 arc seconds
LIGHT GATHERING POWER: 165 x
ANGULAR FIELD OF VIEW: 3 °
LINEAR FIELD OF VIEW (@1000 YDS): 158 ft (48.16 m)
OPTICAL TUBE LENGTH: 25 in (635 mm)
WEIGHT: 20 lb (9.07 kg)

 


SkyScout Personal Planetarium item no. 93970


 

  • Identifies celestial objects with the click of a button
  • Locates over 6,000 stars, planets and constellations from built-in celestial database and provides scientific information for each object
  • Provides comprehensive text and audio descriptions providing history, mythology and other entertaining information for the most popular objects
  • Tonight's Highlights: A customized list of the 20 best objects to view for your exact date, time and location anywhere in the world
  • Constellation Lessons: if the star you identify or locate is part of a constellation or an asterism like the Big Dipper, you can actually take a guided tour through all the stars in that constellation and even see an onscreen map of the constellation
  • Built-in Field Guide Includes:
    • Introduction to astronomy: a six part audio lesson on the origin and history of astronomy
    • Glossary of Terms: text defining popular astronomy terms including planets, comets, galaxies and more
    • Great Astronomers: text bios on some of the world's greatest astronomers including Galileo, Einstein and Copernicus
    • Man Made Space Objects: text description of some of the coolest objects man has sent into space including the International Space Station, the Hubble SpaceTelescope and the Space Shuttle
    • Comet Guide: text descriptions about history's most famous comets including Halley's Comet and Comet Hale-Bop
  • SD card slot: for optional “SkyScout Expansion Cards” audio presentations that provide hours of entertainment on a variety of topics (available Jan 08)
  • USB port: allows database to be updated with new objects as they are discovered, comets, etc.
  • Simple enough for all ages: just turn it on and it’s ready to use
  • Built-in Help Menu: includes a quick start instruction guide for using the SkyScout
  • Bring it anywhere: compact and light design makes it easy to carry and durable construction makes it safe for rugged environments
  • Backed by Celestron's 2-year warranty

SkyScout Specs:

Celestial Database

  • 6,000 Stars, 1,500 Double & Variable Stars, all 88 constellations, over 100 deep space objects including Galaxies, Nebulae & Star Clusters, over 200 audio descriptions of the most popular celestial objects
     

User Controls

  • Target Button
  • Menu Navigation: Four-way control
  • One-Touch Controls: Identify Function, Locate Function, GPS Function, and Main Menu
  • Display Brightness: Increase, Decrease
  • Volume: Increase, Decrease
  • Power: On/Off

Display

  • Graphic LCD display with red LED backlight
  • 3"W x 1"H (78mm x 26mm)
  • 240 x 80 with a 0.325mm dot pitch

Audio

  • Maximum output power: 50mW
  • Frequency response: 20 to 20,000 Hz

Inputs and Outputs

  • SD card slot
  • USB for connection to PC
  • 3.5mm stereo jack for headphones

Headphones

  • Earbud-style headphones included

Skylink Interface

  • Download of new celestial objects (including newly
    discovered comets, etc.)
  • Download of firmware upgrades

Size and Weight

  • Height: 2.5 inches
  • Depth: 4.0 inches
  • Width: 7.4 inches
  • Weight: 15.2 ounces (without batteries)

Power and Battery

  • 2 x 1.5V AA batteries (not included)

Note: specifications subject to change without notice

SkyScout Package

The SkyScout Package includes:

1. SkyScout Scope 90 item no. 21068
2. SkyScout Personal Planetarium (item no. 93970)

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