Rock the universe with sights of the deep sky using the extra-low dispersion (ED) glass. Your high-contrast views are virtually chromatic aberration-free. Sights of Saturn's rings will keep you on your toes but it's sights like the Pinwheel Galaxy that will take your breath away. For an affordable scope that will last through the years, this is a great choice.
This short-tube Maksutov-Cassegrain telescope has an aperture of 127mm and a focal length of 1500mm. You'll be amazed by the bright, magnified views of the Moon's rocky surface, planets, star clusters, double stars and nebulae through this scope. Enjoy a stable viewing experience with the scope's sturdy Star Discovery mount with full computerized, auto tracking and adjustable steel tripod, which allows for easy adjustments when viewing your intended sky object.
Celestrons signature orange-tube telescope combines advanced features and excellent optics in one easy-to-use system, the NexStar 8SE. Its the perfect choice for your first serious telescope, offering impressive views at an economical price.