Celestron NexStar 5SE

Schmidt-Cassegrain Telescope

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Technical Features for Celestron NexStar 5SE

The Celestron 11036 is a 5-inch Schmidt-Cassegrain telescope with premium StarBright XLT coatings and fully computerized GoTo mount with high-performance brass worm gears and motors for improved tracking accuracy. The 5-inch aperture provides excellent light-gathering ability and SkyAlign technology gets your telescope aligned and ready to observe in minutes. The telescope includes NexRemote telescope control software and RS-232 cable for advanced control of the telescope with a PC.

The Celestron 11036 features SkyAlign allows alignment on any three bright celestial objects, making for a rapid, efficient alignment process and StarPointer finderscope helps with alignment and locating objects. It has computerized altazimuth mount and Exceptionally sturdy steel tripod for razor-sharp astrophotography .
Celestron NexStar 5SE Specification
Optical Tube Info:
  • Optical Design
  • Aperture (mm)
    125 mm (4.92 in)
  • Focal Length
    1250 mm (49 in)
  • Focal Ratio
  • Focal Length of Eyepiece 1(mm)
    25 mm (0.98 in)
  • Magnification of Eyepiece 1
    50 x
  • Finderscope
  • Star Diagonal
  • Mount Type
    Single Fork Arm Altazimuth
  • Tripod
    Steel with built-in wedge
  • Power Requirements
    8-AA batteries (not included)
  • Highest Useful Magnification
    295 x
  • Lowest Useful Magnification
    18 x
  • Limiting Stellar Magnitude
  • Resolution (Rayleigh)
    1.11 arc seconds
  • Resolution (Dawes)
    0.93 arc seconds
  • Light Gathering Power (Compared to human eye)
  • Apparent Field of View
  • Linear Field of View (@1000 yds)
    53 ft (16 m)
  • Secondary Mirror Obstruction
    51mm in (1295 mm)
  • Secondary Mirror Obstruction by Diameter
  • Secondary Mirror Obstruction by Area
  • Optical Coatings
    StarBright XLT
  • Optical Tube Length
    13 in (330 mm)
  • Total Telescope Kit Weight
    17.6 lbs (7.98 kg)
  • Tripod Weight
    10 lbs (4.54 kg)
  • Slew Speeds
    Nine slew speeds
  • Tracking Rates
    Sidereal, Solar and Lunar
  • Tracking Modes
    Alt-Az, EQ North & EQ South
  • Alignment Procedures
    SkyAlign, Auto 2-Star Align, 1-Star Align, 2-Star Align, SolarSystem Align
  • Communication Ports
    RS-232 communication port on hand control, Aux port, Camera Control port
  • Computer Hand Control
    Double line, 16 character Liquid Crystal Display with 19 fiber optic backlit LED buttons
  • Database
    38,181 accessible objects

11036 Features:

  • 4.92 Inch Aperture (125mm)
  • Computerized w/ 38,181 Accessible Objects
  • 295x Maximum Magnification
  • Focal Length: 1250mm, f/10.0 Focal Ratio
  • StarPointer Finderscope
  • StarBright XLT
  • SkyAlign Technology
    - Allows To Align On Any 3 Bright Celestial Objects
    - Making Fast & Easy Alignment Process
  • Steel Tripod w/ Built-in Wedge
  • Single Fork Arm Altazimuth Mount

Celestron 11036 Includes:
  • RS-232 to Serial Port Cable - for GPS 16 Accessory
  • E-Lux 25.0mm 1.25" Eyepiece
  • Star Pointer Finderscope
  • Visual Back (1.25")
  • Star Diagonal - 1.25"
  • The Sky CD-ROM Software for Windows
  • NexRemote Control Software CD

The Celestron NexStar 5SE has many exciting features for users of all types. It's one of FactoryOutletStore's best selling Celestron NexStar Series Telescopes. You can extend the lifetime of your Celestron NexStar 5SE with the purchase of a FactoryOutletStore Factory Protection Plan. See the Celestron NexStar 5SE product video and gallery images above for more details. FactoryOutletStore stocks a full line of accessories like 45-Degree Erect Image Diagonal, Celestron 93503, and Celestron 93640 for the Celestron NexStar 5SE. The Celestron NexStar 5SE is sold as a Brand New Unopened Item.
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