Looking for the perfect beginner's package for a telescope? The Celestron PowerSeeker 127EQ is on sale now for $132.49 for Amazon Prime Day (opens in new tab), a 30% deep discount. You'll also get some astronomy software for free, which makes the deal even more notable.
The entry-level Newtonian telescope includes a manual equatorial mount that is designed for smooth and accurate pointing. It's also easy for a beginner to the sky to operate, as you just need to pivot the telescope where needed and tighten it with a knob.
Included in this package are other accessories you'll appreciate, including two eyepieces (20 mm and 4 mm), a 3x Barlow lens to increase your magnifying power, and a copy of the software "Starry Night (opens in new tab)."
Celestron PowerSeeker 127EQ
$189.00 $132.30 at Amazon (opens in new tab)
This entry-level Newtonian reflector telescope features a powerful 127-millimeter lens and a manual German equatorial mount. It comes with a 20 mm and a 4 mm eyepiece as well as a Barlow lens that can triple the magnification of both. Get 30% off (opens in new tab) for Prime Day.
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The telescope is designed for portability and to take on a range of outdoor conditions. The compact design is meant to let you take it in a car to nearby campsites or dark-sky areas, or even just to move it easily between the garage and the backyard. Everything is coated in aluminum for durability.
Celestron has a large range of products available now on Prime Day sales. Check out the definitive guide to binoculars and telescopes (opens in new tab) in this Space.com roundup, and happy observing.
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