Celestron Travel Scope 50

Refractor Telescope

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Technical Features for Celestron Travel Scope 50

The Celestron 21038 is a 50mm travel scope portable telescope mainly designed for travelling and offers exceptional wide views. This telescope is ideal for terrestrial as well as casual astronomical observation and fits inside the custom backpack with tripod for easy traveling and storage. It features a glass coated optical elements to deliver clear and crisp images.

The Celestron 21038 features slow motion controls for smooth tracking and Erect image optics ideal for terrestrial and astronomical use. It's preassembled aluminum full size photographic tripod ensures a stable platform with quick and easy no-tool set up. The inbuild SkyX software helps you locate and identify up to 10,000 data objects, printable sky maps and 75 enhanced images.

Travel Scope 50 Portable 21038 Features:
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  • 1.97 Inch Aperture (50mm)
  • Fully-Coated Optical Coatings
  • 118x Maximum Magnification
  • Focal Length: 360mm, f/7.2 Focal Ratio
  • Lightwight & Portable
  • Slow Motion Control
    - For Precise Tracking
  • Manual Altazimuth Mount
  • Erect Image Viewing
  • Includes The Sky X Software
    - 10,000 Object Database, Printable Sky Maps
    - 75 Enhanced Images
  • Aluminum Tripod
  • Quick & Easy No-tool Setup


Optical Design :  Refractor
Aperture (mm) :  50 mm (1.97 in)
Focal Length (mm) :  360 mm (14 in)
Focal Ratio :  7.2
Eyepiece 1 (mm) :  20 mm (0.79 in)
Magnification 1 :  18x
Eyepiece 2 (mm) :  8 mm (0.31 in)
Magnification 2 :  45x
Finderscope :  2x20
Highest Useful Magnification :  118x
Lowest Useful Magnification :  7.14x
Limiting Stellar Magnitude :  11
Resolution (Rayleigh) :  2.79 Arc Seconds
Resolution (Dawes) :  2.32 Arc Seconds
Light Gathering Power :  51x
Optical Coatings :  Fully Coated

Celestron 21038 Includes:
  • 8.0 mm Eyepiece
  • 20 mm Eyepiece
  • 2x20 Finderscope
  • Aluminum Tripod
  • Backpack Case

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