Celestron SkyScout Planetarium

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Identify - Simply point the SkyScout® at any object in the sky, press the Target button, and the SkyScout® will quickly tell what object you are viewing.

Locate - Select an object's name from the menu and follow the directional arrows through the viewfinder. SkyScout® informs the viewer when the object is on target. It's that easy.

Learn - After targeting an object, SkyScout® provides entertaining and educational audio and text information, including facts, trivia, history, and mythology regarding our most popular celestial objects.
  • Equipped with advanced GPS technology to identify 6,000+ celestial objects with a single click of a button
  • Includes Tonight's Highlights, a customized list of the 20 best objects to view for your exact date, time, and location anywhere in the world
  • Features audio and in-depth text descriptions that provide fun facts about history, mythology, and other information about the most popular objects in the sky
  • Convenient, built-in field guide that includes a 6-part audio lesson on astronomy; biographies of history's greatest and most fascinating astronomers; a glossary of popular astronomy terms; and information about comets, man-made space objects, extra-solar planets, and much more
  • Database can be updated with new objects, comets, and others for the most up-to-date informational facts-free for life
  • Includes a vinyl carrying case, earphones, battery sleeves, USB cable, and CD-ROM with user manual and tutorial
  • Requires two 1.5-V AA batteries (not included)
  • Size, 2 1/2" H Ã — 7 4/10" W Ã — 4" D; weight, 15.2 oz.