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Field of View in Astronomy Explained

The term <a class="glossaryLink" aria-describedby="tt" data-cmtooltip="<div class=glossaryItemTitle>field of view</div><div class=glossaryItemBody>Area of the sky that you see through…

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Best Extras to Get for a Dobsonian Telescope

If you’ve bought a <a class="glossaryLink" aria-describedby="tt" data-cmtooltip="<div class=glossaryItemTitle>Dobsonian</div><div class=glossaryItemBody>&lt;span style=&quot;white-space: pre-wrap;&quot;&gt;A Dobsonian, named after its creator…

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SOLVED: Telescope / Finderscope Upside Down Image Problem

<a class="glossaryLink" aria-describedby="tt" data-cmtooltip="<div class=glossaryItemTitle>finderscope</div><div class=glossaryItemBody>&lt;div id=&quot;_aJHEX7r1JqaJ4-EP6fu-mAM30&quot; class=&quot;mWyH1d hide-focus-ring FXMOpb&quot; tabindex=&quot;0&quot; role=&quot;button&quot; aria-controls=&quot;_aJHEX7r1JqaJ4-EP6fu-mAM29&quot; aria-expanded=&quot;true&quot;&gt; &lt;div class=&quot;hide-focus-ring cbphWd match-mod-horizontal-padding&quot;…

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Celestron VS Orion

Celestron vs Orion Cassegrain Telescopes

Celestron is known for its <a class="glossaryLink" aria-describedby="tt" data-cmtooltip="<div class=glossaryItemTitle>Schmidt-Cassegrain</div><div class=glossaryItemBody>&lt;p&gt;A catadioptric telescope, known as SCT. It…

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