Celestron PowerSeeker 70EQ Telescope

Item #CELE305-1

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  • $129.95
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  • Quick and easy no-tool setup
  • Slow motion controls for smooth tracking
  • Erect image optics - Ideal for terrestrial and astronomical use
  • 3x Barlow lens triples the magnifying power of each eyepiece


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  • Description

    Celestron PowerSeeker Telescopes are a great way to open up the wonders of the Universe to the aspiring astronomer. The PowerSeeker series is designed to give the first-time telescope user the perfect combination of quality, value, features and power.

    Amateur astronomy is a great family hobby that can be enjoyed year round, and Celestron’s PowerSeekers are the ideal choice for families looking for an affordable and high quality telescope that will provide many hours of enjoyment for children and adults alike.

    PowerSeekers are quick and easy to set up – even for the novice. No tools are required for assembly!

    Their sturdy equatorial mounts are perfect for tracking objects in the night sky, and the collapsible alt-azimuth mounts are perfectly suited for terrestrial (land) viewing as well as astronomical use.

    All of Celestron’s PowerSeekers include a full range of eyepieces plus a 3x Barlow lens that provides an increase in viewing power hundreds of times greater than that of the unaided eye!

    PowerSeekers are designed and manufactured using all fully coated glass optical components with high transmission coatings for enhanced image brightness and clarity.

    Erect Image Optics are ideal for terrestrial (land) and astronomical (sky) use.

    The Sky Level 1 Software Locates and identifies thousands of celestial objects on your laptop or PC with “The Sky” Level 1 software included FREE with every PowerSeeker model.



    • Quick and easy no-tool setup.
    • Slow motion controls for smooth tracking.
    • Erect image optics - Ideal for terrestrial and astronomical use.
    • Fully coated glass optical components with high transmission coatings for enhanced image brightness and clarity.
    • 3x Barlow lens triples the magnifying power of each eyepiece.
    • Accessory tray for convenient storage of accessories.
    • The Sky - Level 1 planetarium software with 10,000 object database and enhanced images.

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    What's Included

    Planetarium Software

  • Dimensions & Specifications





    Eyepiece 1



    Equatorial Mount



    Focal Length


    Focal Ratio






    Highest Useful Magnification


    Mount Design

    German Equatorial

    Objective Lens Size Code


    Optical Design


    Recommended Usage

    Viewing the Moon
    Viewing the Planets

    Star Diagonal

    1.25 Inch

    User Level

    For the Beginner


    2-Year Limited

    International Shipping



    Download Celestron PowerSeeker Telescope User Manual
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    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

    Celestron has a limited lifetime binocular and spotting scope warranty and all other products have a 2 year manufacturer's warranty covers against defects is provided. If you have specific questions about this product's warranty please contact Celestron's Customer Service department at 310-328-9560.

    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.

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