Celestron NexStar 102SLT

Refractor Telescope

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  • Technical Features

Technical Features for Celestron NexStar 102SLT

The Celestron 22096 is a 4-inch telescope with a sturdy stainless steel tripod and accessory tray and fully computerized GoTo Altazimuth mount with quick-release fork arm, optical tube and accessory tray for quick no tool set up. The 4-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 22096 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 comes with a flash upgradeable hand control software and motor control units for downloading product updates over the Internet and internal battery compartment to prevent cord wrap during use.
Celestron NexStar 102SLT Specification
Optical Tube Info:
  • Optical Design
  • Aperture (mm)
    102 mm (4.02 in)
  • Focal Length
    660 mm (26 in)
  • Focal Ratio
  • Focal Length of Eyepiece 1(mm)
    25 mm (0.98 in)
  • Magnification of Eyepiece 1
    26 x
  • Focal Length of Eyepiece 2 (mm)
    9 mm (0.35 in)
  • Magnification of Eyepiece 2
    73 x
  • Finderscope
  • Star Diagonal
  • Mount Type
    Motorized Altazimuth
  • Accessory Tray
    No Tool, Quick release
  • Tripod
  • Highest Useful Magnification
    241 x
  • Lowest Useful Magnification
    15 x
  • Limiting Stellar Magnitude
  • Resolution (Rayleigh)
    1.37 arc seconds
  • Resolution (Dawes)
    1.14 arc seconds
  • Light Gathering Power (Compared to human eye)
    212 x
  • Apparent Field of View
  • Linear Field of View (@1000 yds)
    91 ft (28 m)
  • Optical Coatings
  • Slew Speeds
    Nine slew speeds
  • Tracking Rates
    Sidereal, Solar and Lunar
  • Tracking Modes
    Alt-Az, EQ North and EQ South
  • Alignment Procedures
    SkyAlign, Auto 2-Star Align, 1-Star Align, 2-Star Align, Solar System Align
  • Computer Hand Control
    Fully Computerized / Flash Upgradeable
  • Database
    4,000 Object Database
  • GPS
    Optional SkySync GPS Accessory (93969)

22096 Features:

  • 4.02 Inch Aperture (102mm)
  • Computerized With 4,000 Accessible Objects
  • 241x Maximum Magnification
  • Focal Length: 660mm, f/6.5 Focal Ratio
  • StarPointer Finderscope
  • Steel Tripod
  • Motorized Altazimuth Mount
  • NexRemote
  • SkyAlign Technology
    - Allows To Align On Any 3 Bright Celestial Objects
    - Making Fast & Easy Alignment Process
  • Flash Upgradeable

Celestron 22096 Includes:
  • 9mm (73x) & 25mm (26x) Eyepieces (1.25")
  • NexStar Hand Controller
  • StarPointer Finderscope
  • "The Sky" Level 1 CD-ROM
  • Tripod w/ Accessory Tray

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