Celestron 80LCM Computerized Telescope

The Celestron 80LCM Computerized Telescope automatically locates the wonders of the universe with its motorized system and on board computer system.

The all glass, fully coated optics reveal the depths of our solar system and the wonders of the Universe and a fully adjustable tripod features a convenient accessory tray. Easy to use computerized hand control allows user to locate objects at the touch of a button.

Newcomers to astronomy will make very good use of the LCMs built-in Sky Tour feature, merely by pressing a button on the LCM computerized hand-controller activates the system to locate and slew to the sky's most interesting objects.

Experienced astronomers will recognize the value of the comprehensive database of 4000+ objects, together with the customized lists of the most fascinating deep-sky objects, planets, and double stars.

This scope brings together a powerhouse of fatures with Celestron's legendary optical standards to offer amateur astronomers a sophisticated and easy-to-use a telescope.

The computerized hand-control provides simple on-screen instructions guide the observer through the alignment procedures. At each and every step there is useful tips, and invaluable reference materials which are easily accessible to make certain a super easy and pleasurable viewing experience is had by all.

Celestron 80LCM Features

  • High quality 80 mm refractor
  • Lightweight Computerized Mount
  • Built-on StarPointer finderscope to help with alignment and accurately locating objects
  • Quick-release computerized base, optical tube and accessory tray for quick no tool set up
  • Sturdy aluminum tripod and accessory tray included
  • Good for terrestrial and celestial observing
  • Includes CD-ROM The SkyX Astronomy Software which provides education about the sky and printable sky maps

Celestron 80LCM Computerized Mount Features

  • Proven NexStar computer control technology
  • Database allows telescope to locate over 4,000 celestial objects
  • SkyAlign allows you to align on any three bright celestial objects, making for a fast and easy alignment process
  • Flash upgradeable hand control software and motor control units for downloading product updates over the Internet
  • Internal battery compartment to prevent cord wrap during use
  • Compatible with optional NexRemote telescope control software, for advanced control of your telescope via computer

Celestron 80LCM Computerized Telescope


  • Optical Design : Refractor
  • Aperture : 80 mm
  • Focal Length : 900 mm
  • Focal Ratio : 11.25
  • Finderscope : Built-on StarPointer
  • Mount : Motorized Altazimuth
  • Eyepiece 1 : 25 mm
  • Magnification 1 : 36 x
  • Eyepiece 2 : 9 mm
  • Magnification 2 : 100 x
  • Star Diagonal : 1.25 Erect Image
  • Accessory Tray : No Tool, Quick release
  • Tripod : Aluminum
  • CD ROM : "The Sky" X
  • Highest Useful Magnification : 189 x
  • Limiting Stellar Magnitude : 12
  • Resolution (Rayleigh) : 1.74 arcsec
  • Resolution (Dawes) : 1.45 arcsec
  • Light Gathering Power : 131 x
  • Angular Field of View : 1.6 °
  • Linear Field of View (@1000 yds) : 84 ft
  • Optical Coatings : Fully-Coated
  • Computer Hand Control : Fully Computerized / Flash Upgradeable
  • Slew Speeds : Nine slew speeds: 3°/sec, 2°/sec, 1°/sec, .64x, 32x, 16x, 8x, 4x, 2x
  • Tracking Rates : Sidereal, Solar and Lunar
  • Tracking Modes : Alt-Az, EQ North and EQ South
  • Alignment Procedures : SkyAlign, Auto 2-Star Align, 1-Star Align, 2-Star Align, Solar System Align
  • Database : 4,000 Object Database
  • Weight : 14 lb

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