Celestron PowerSeeker 80 EQ Telescope - 21048

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  • 80mm refractor telescope built with families and beginners in mind
  • Coated glass optics for enhanced image brightness and clarity
  • Easy setup with no tools needed
  • Slow motion controls for smooth tracking of celestial objects as they move across the sky
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  • Description

    If you’re a newcomer to the hobby of astronomy, you want a telescope built with beginners in mind, like the Celestron PowerSeeker 80EQ. This telescope will show you the rings of Saturn, Jupiter’s four brightest moons, the region where new stars are born in the Orion Nebula and so much more—all without breaking the bank!

    The Celestron PowerSeeker 80EQ’s German equatorial mount helps you track objects smoothly as they move across the night sky by simply turning the slow motion control knobs. This 80mm refractor made with high quality coated glass lenses brings in lots of light for bright, crisp views. This telescope kit includes a 20mm eyepiece for wide angle views and a high-power 4mm to punch in on details. Plus, Celestron has included a 3x Barlow lens, which triples the magnification of each eyepiece. It’s like having four eyepieces!

    This telescope makes it easier than ever to become an amateur astronomer. In addition to the eyepieces and Barlow lens, you’ll also receive a sturdy, full-height aluminum tripod and an optical finderscope to help you locate and center objects.

    The PowerSeeker 80EQ sets up in just minutes and breaks down into several lightweight pieces for easy transport. It’s perfect for taking along on a camping trip or setting up in the backyard for a tour of the Solar System. With the Celestron PowerSeeker 80EQ, get ready to create memories that last a lifetime as you share the night sky with your family.


    Celestron PowerSeeker 80EQ Fast Facts

    • All glass coated optics
    • Sturdy equatorial mount for easy tracking
    • 20mm (45x magnification), and 4mm (225x magnification) eyepieces
    • 3x Barlow lens triples each eyepiece

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    What's Included

    Telescope, full-height aluminum tripod, 4mm eyepiece, 20mm eyepiece, 3x Barlow lens, star diagonal, astronomy software

  • Dimensions & Specifications





    Eyepiece 1

    20mm (45x)


    Equatorial Mount



    Focal Length


    Focal Ratio






    Highest Useful Magnification


    Lens Coating


    Mount Design

    German Equatorial

    Objective Lens Size Code


    Optical Design


    Recommended Usage

    Viewing the Planets
    Viewing the Moon

    Star Diagonal

    1.25 inch

    Telescopes Series

    Celestron PowerSeeker Telescopes

    User Level

    For the Beginner


    2-Year Limited

    Weight Complete

    19 lbs.

    International Shipping



    Download Celestron Powerseeker Telescope User Manual
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    Manufacturer Warranty

    Celestron warrants all of its products to be free from defects in materials or worksmanship. Celestron offers a limited lifetime warranty for binoculars and spotting scopes. All other products have a 2-year manufacturer's warranty, which covers repairs or replacement in cases of defective components. If you have specific questions about this product's warranty, please contact Celestron's customer service department at 310-328-9560.

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