Celestron AstroMaster LT 76AZ Reflector Telescope

Item #CELE810-1

  • List Price:
  • $129.95
  • Your Price:
  • $114.98
  • You Save:
  • $14.97 USD12% + FREE Shipping
  • A great starter telescope the whole family can enjoy
  • Coated glass optics and two eyepieces for sharp, detailed views
  • Permanently mounted finderscope helps you accurately center celestial objects in your telescope
  • Alt-azimuth mount with panhandle and clutch allows for smooth motion and accurate pointing
  • Simple no-tool setup means you are ready to observe in minutes
Questions? Let our experts help!
  • Description

    Get ready to experience the Universe! The AstroMaster 70LT AZ Newtonian Reflector Telescope by Celestron will enhance your family's next camping trip, outdoor gathering, or any summer evening in the backyard. Designed by the world's #1 telescope brand with beginners and families in mind, this telescope offers stunning views but keeps things simple and hassle-free.

    Quality construction from Celestron

    With the Celestron AstroMaster LT series, you can spark an interest in astronomy and space without breaking the bank. This high quality telescope features coated glass optics for bright, sharp images. With a 76mm aperture, it's offers the most light gathering ability in the AstroMaster LT series for brighter, more detailed views.

    You get a sturdy, full-height tripod with 1" steel legs, two eyepieces for low and high power viewing, and an accessory tray to keep you organized.

    Getting started is easy

    When you receive your AstroMaster LT telescope, you'll be ready to observe within minutes of opening the box. The refractor style optical tube slides onto the full height tripod and mount with a simple dovetail attachment. The finderscope is already attached and aligned, so you can begin observing right away. You'll also receive two eyepieces--a low power 20mm eyepiece and a 10mm eyepiece for more magnified views.

    Once your telescope is assembled, where will you begin your journey through the cosmos? Explore the Moon's craters, marvel at Saturn's rings, admire Jupiter's four Galilean moons, or check out our closest planetary neighbor, Mars. This telescope is also a great choice to have on hand when visiting comets make their journey around the Sun. Beyond the Solar System, the AstroMaster 70LT AZ offers enought light gathering ability to observe the Orion Nebula, Pleiades Star Cluster, and more of the brightest deep sky objects.

    If you need help locating any of these objects, your telescope includes free astronomy software, The Sky X. This robust program includes printable star charts, a 10,000 object database of celestial objects, and 75 enhanced images.

    Supplier SKU

    31036

  • Dimensions & Specifications

    Optical Design

    Newtonian Reflector

    Aperture

    76mm

    Telescope Type

    Manual

    Focal Length

    700 mm (28 in)

    Focal Ratio

    9.21

    Focal Length of Eyepiece 1

    20mm

    Magnification of Eyepiece 1

    35x

    Focal Length of Eyepiece 2 (mm)

    10mm

    Magnification of Eyepiece 2

    70x

    Finderscope

    Built-on StarPointer

    Mount Type

    Altazimuth

    Tripod

    1" steel tubes

    Highest Useful Magnification

    180x

    Lowest Useful Magnification

    11x

    Limiting Stellar Magnitude

    11.9

    Light Gathering Power (Compared to human eye)

    118x

    Apparent Field of View

    1.7 deg

    Linear Field of View (@1000 yd)

    89 ft (27 m)

    Optical Coatings

    Aluminum with SiO2

    Optical Tube Length

    26"

    Total Telescope Kit Weight

    12 lb (5.44 kg)

    Warranty

    2-year Telescope Warranty

  • Product Guarantee

    We stand behind all the products we sell, and your satisfaction is our top priority. If you're not satisfied with the quality of your purchase, simply send the item back to us in its original packaging within 30 days of its delivery.

    Manufacturer Warranty

    Default manufacturer warranty.

    Return & Exchange Policy

    At our site, returns are easy! You may return new, unused, and resalable items for a refund or exchange. Simply ensure that the item is returned in its original product packaging within 30 days of delivery.

  • Reviews

    5 Stars
    (0)
    4 Stars
    (0)
    3 Stars
    (0)
    2 Stars
    (0)
    1 Stars
    (0)

    Customer Photos

    Most Helpful Reviews

    Most Critical Reviews

    All Reviews

    Displaying Reviews 1-10 of

Ask The Experts

Have questions about an item or need advice on selecting the right astronomy gear? Our team of telescope experts is here to help! Avid amateur astronomers themselves, they've tested products in the field and can provide personalized recommendations.

You can reach our Customer Support line at 1-800-303-5873. We're open 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. Central Time, Monday through Friday and 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday.

After hours? Drop us an email at info@telescopesplus.com. We'll get back to you as soon as possible, usually within 1 business day.