This full-size telescope includes fully coated glass lenses for bright, sharp views of the Moon, planets, deep sky objects, and more. And thanks to its simple construction, you’ll be up and observing in minutes! When you purchase the COSMOS 60AZ Telescope, you’re also helping future generations enjoy the hobby of astronomy. A portion of the proceeds from your purchase benefits the International Dark-Sky Association (IDA), a nonprofit committed to minimizing light pollution and preserving the night sky. You even get a complimentary one-year membership in IDA! Inspired by COSMOS: A SpaceTime Odyssey, the COSMOS 60AZ’s telescope tube is adorned with a custom, special-edition graphic featuring the COSMOS eye nebula design.
- 60 mm refractor with special edition COSMOS eye nebula graphic. Fully coated achromatic glass lenses for clear, crisp images. Suitable for astronomical and terrestrial use.
- Quick and easy no-tool setup: permanently mounted finderscope for convenience, rugged tripod with steel legs.
- Pan handle Alt-Azimuth control with clutch for smooth and accurate pointing.
- A portion of the proceeds from this telescope benefits the International Dark-Sky Association to minimize light pollution.
- Includes a red dot finderscope, 2 Kellner eyepieces, mirror star diagonal, free planetarium app, and Cosmic Calendar poster.
|Aperture (mm)||60 mm|
|Apparent Field of View||1.7 °|
|Focal Length||700 mm|
|Focal Length of Eyepiece 1||20 mm|
|Focal Length of Eyepiece 2||10 mm|
|Highest Useful Magnification||142 x|
|Limiting Stellar Magnitude||11.4|
|Lowest Useful Magnification||8.57 x|
|Magnification of Eyepiece 1||35 x|
|Magnification of Eyepiece 2||70 x|
|Optical Tube Length||711 mm|
|Resolution (Dawes)||1.93 arc seconds|
|Resolution (Rayleigh)||2.32 arc seconds|
|Total Telescope Kit Weight||5.9 kg|
|Tripod||2.5cm steel tubing|