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Celestron Echelon 16x70 Binoculars

Echelon binoculars

Keywords: Binoculars Basic


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Large-aperture astronomical binoculars are designed for viewing .star clusters, nebula, and galaxies. 16x magnification is sufficient to provide good views of many deep sky objects, It will provide pleasing views of the moon , and will show Jupiter and it's four Galilean moons. 

Celestron Echelon binoculars sport high quality 70 mm objective lenses made in Japan. BaK-4 prisms provide good contrast and sharpness, and all air-to-glass surfaces are multi-coated with Celestron’s proprietary XLT anti-reflection optical coatings.



Objective Lens Diameter (mm) 70 mm (2.76")
Magnification (x) 16x
Apparent Field of View 3.8°
Linear Field of View (@1000 yds) 199 ft/66 m
Exit Pupil (mm) 4.38 mm (0.17")
Eye Relief (mm) 18.6 mm (0.73")
Optical Coatings XLT Coatings (Fully Multi-Coated)
Dimensions LxWxH (mm/in) 258 mm x 222 mm x 84 mm (10.15" x 8.74" x 3.31")
Prism Glass (Type) BAK-4
Twilight Factor 33.47x
Relative Brightness 19.2
Water Proof Yes
Nitrogen Filled (Fog Proof) Yes
Interpupillary Distance 28-72 mm
Diopter Compensation ± 4
Tripod Adaptable Yes
Weight 65oz (1840g)


More information about this binoculars can be found from the Celestron website at:  http://www.celestron.com/products/echelon-16x70-binocular .

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