Choosing Eyepieces and Observing Strategies

  • William Paolini
Part of the The Patrick Moore Practical Astronomy Series book series (PATRICKMOORE)


In the marketplace today, there are literally many hundreds of eyepiece lines from which to choose. How can one possibly navigate such a large marketplace and ever hope to make a good decision? The answer is, of course, to arm yourself first with knowledge. When considering the choice and use of an eyepiece, it helps to first consider:


Focal Length Globular Cluster Tape Measure Optical Design Exit Pupil 
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© Springer Science+Business Media New York 2013

Authors and Affiliations

  • William Paolini
    • 1
  1. 1.ViennaUSA

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