(as of Jun 22,2022 06:15:47 UTC – Details)
From the manufacturer
Embark on your voyage across the Universe with the Celestron PowerSeeker 70EQ, the perfect choice for beginner astronomers.
Manual German Equatorial mount
This sturdy mount features large slow-motion control knobs so you can track objects smoothly and seamlessly as they drift across the nighttime sky.
Compact and Portable
Get up and go quickly! The PowerSeeker is compact and lightweight, so you can take it along to your favorite campsite or dark sky observing site.
Objects to Observe
Quality, all-glass optics deliver crisp views of the Moon, the rings around Saturn, and Jupiter’s Galilean moons. Or explore beyond our Solar System—the Orion Nebula, Andromeda Galaxy, and more.
Celestron is Here for You
Astronomy can be intimidating, but Celestron is here to help. As the premier telescope brand since 1960, we offer free US-based tech support & how-to videos, so you can enjoy stargazing hassle-free.
Includes 2 eyepieces: 20mm and 4mm, plus a 3x Barlow lens to triple the power of each. It’s like having four eyepieces—giving you options for viewing a wide range of celestial objects. The eyepieces and the Barlow Lens can magnify your object between 105x-525x.
70 mm (2.76″)
60 mm (2.36″)
80 mm (3.15″)
114 mm (4.49″)
127 mm (5″)
700 mm (28″)
900 mm (35″)
900 mm (35″)
900 mm (35″)
1000 mm (39″)
Low Useful Magnification
High Theoretical Magnification
13.9 lbs (6.3 kg)
10.4 lbs (4.7 kg)
16.38 lbs (7.4 kg)
18.9 lbs (8.6 kg)
21.38 lbs (9.7 kg)
Perfect Beginners Telescope: The Celestron PowerSeeker 70EQ is an easy-to-use and powerful telescope, the PowerSeeker series is designed to give the first-time telescope user the perfect combination of quality, value, features, and power
Navigate the sky with our refractor telescope. It features a German Equatorial mount with a slow-motion altitude rod for smooth and accurate pointing. Adjust rod to desired position, then easily secure by tightening cross knob
COMPACT AND PORTABLE: This telescope for adults and kids to be used together is compact, lightweight, and portable. Take the telescope to your favorite campsite or dark sky observing site, or simply the back yard
Multiple Accessories: The Celestron PowerSeeker 70EQ Telescope features 2 eyepieces (20mm and 4mm), erect image diagonal, Finderscope, plus a 3x Barlow lens to triple the power of each. Accessories also include a FREE download of one of the top consumer rated astronomy software programs