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Astro Fi 5 Schmidt-Cassegrain Telescope

Code: 22204
Description

  • Control your telescope via integrated WiFi using the free Celestron SkyPortal app for iPhone, iPad, and Android devices
  • The Astro Fi 125mm f/10 Schmidt-Cassegrain telescope with StarBright XLT coated optics provides outstanding views of the Moon and planets, as well as bright deep space objects beyond our Solar System.
  • Accessory tray holds 2 x 1.25” eyepieces, miscellaneous accessories, including a rubber-lined area for a smart phone or small tablet.
  • Includes a StarPointer finderscope, 2 Kellner eyepieces, and mirror star diagonal.
  • Accessories include: two eyepieces (25mm and 10mm), finderscope, and a NEW integrated smartphone adapter.

Price: $874
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Optical Tube Info:  
Optical Design Schmidt-Cassegrain
Aperture 125mm (4.92")
Focal Length 1250mm (49.2")
Focal Ratio f/10
Focal Length of Eyepiece 1 25mm (0.98")
Magnification of Eyepiece 1 50x
Focal Length of Eyepiece 2 10mm (0.39")
Magnification of Eyepiece 2 125x
Finderscope StarPointer™ red dot finderscope
Star Diagonal 1.25"
Optical Tube Aluminum
Highest Useful Magnification 295x
Lowest Useful Magnification 18x
Limiting Stellar Magnitude 13
Resolution (Rayleigh) 1.11 arc seconds
Resolution (Dawes) 0.93 arc seconds
Light Gathering Power (Compared to human eye) 329x
Secondary Mirror Obstruction 50mm (1.96")
Secondary Mirror Obstruction by Area 16%
Secondary Mirror Obstruction by Diameter 40%
Optical Coatings Fully-Coated
Optical Tube Length 355.6mm (14")
Optical Tube Diameter 180mm (17")
Optical Tube Weight 6.8 lbs (3.08 kg)
Dovetail CG-5 Dovetail bar
Mount Info:  
Mount Type Computerized Altitude-Azimuth Single Fork Arm
Instrument load capacity 8 lbs (3.6 kg)
Height adjustment range (includes mount and tripod) 863.6mm - 1371.6mm (34" - 54")
Tripod leg diameter 31.75mm (1.25") Aluminum
Mount Head Weight 5 lbs (2.3 kg)
Accessory Tray Yes. Includes rubberized smartphone or tablet holder
Tripod Weight 5 lbs (2.3 kg)
Slew Speeds max slew rate is 3°/second
Tracking Rates Sidereal, Solar, and Lunar
Tracking Modes Alt-Az, EQ North & EQ South
GPS N/A
Dovetail Compatibility CG-5 Dovetail
Number of Auxiliary ports 2x Aux port for optional accessories
Autoguider port No
USB Port No (only with optional Nexstar+ remote)
Power Requirements 12V DC, 1A (Tip positive)
Motor Drive DC servo motor
Alignment Procedures SkyAlign, 3-Star Align, Solar System Align
Periodic Error Correction No
Computerized Hand Control Hand control not included (optional)
NexStar+ Database Optional Nexstar+ hand remote provides over 40,000 objects in the computer's database
Software Celestron's Starry Night Special Edition Software, SkyPortal App. Each provide over 100,00 objects in their database
Total Kit Weight 16.8 lbs (7.6 kg)
Included Items Telescope OTA | Mount | Tripod w/accessory tray | 2x eyepieces | StarPointer™ red dot finderscope | Battery pouch

 

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