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Celestron Ultima 18-55X65mm Angled Zoom Spotting Scope (52248)

SKU 050234522489
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Original price $286.95 - Original price $286.95
Original price
$286.95 - $286.95
Current price $286.95

The most compact model in our Ultima series spotting scopes, the 65mm refractor features a 45° viewing angle and excellent mulit-coated optics packed into a portable and durable refractor design and it comes standard with an 18-55x zoom eyepiece.


This series was designed to perform well in a range of viewing situations, making it a great all-around optical instrument. You’ll love it for observing nature and long distance spotting and since it is completely waterproof you can feel comfortable using it in extreme weather. The green rubber optical tube allows for subtle observation in any nature environment. Ultima spotters are a great companion for any nature or outdoor enthusiast. Soft carrying case included.

Quick Overview

  • 65 mm Refractor Spotting Scope
  • Multi-Coated optics
  • 45° viewing angle
  • 18-55x zoom eyepiece
  • Sight tube for quick targeting
  • Waterproof
  • Soft carrying case
  • Limited Lifetime Warranty


Magnification: 18 - 55x
Objective Lens Diameter: 65mm (2.56")
Eyepieces: 7mm - 21mm (.27" - .82")
Angular Field of View: 1.7° - .73°
Linear Field of View (@1000 yds) / @1000 m): 89 ft (27 m) @ 18x| 38 ft (11.58 m) @ 55x
Focal Length: 382mm (15")
Exit Pupil: 3.6mm - 1.1mm (.14" - .04")
Eye Relief: 18mm (.71")
Close Focus: 20 ft (6.1 m)
Twilight Factor: 59.5 – 34.3
Relative Brightness: 12.6 – 1.2
Limiting Stellar Magnitude: Ideal: 11.56
Moderate: 10.56
Poor: 9.56
Lens Coatings: Fully Multi-Coated
Prism Glass (Type): BaK-4
Prism Coatings: FMC
Weight: 37 oz (1049 g)
Environmental Protection: Waterproof
Nitrogen Filled: Yes
Tripod Adaptable: Yes
Carrying Case: Padded green woven nylon view-through
Camera Adaptable: Yes
Dimensions: 390mm x 90mm x 130mm (15.3" x 3.5" x 5.1")
Included Items Zoom eye piece
Carrying case
Eyepiece lens cap
Eyepiece Port cover
Eyepiece carrying case
Eyepiece pouch
Lens cloth
Instrument manual