I Can’t See Anything Through My Celestron Telescope

Common Issues and Troubleshooting: Alignment of the Finderscope

Misalignment of the finderscope is a common issue for many new telescope users. The finderscope is a small auxiliary telescope mounted on the main telescope and is used to help locate objects in the sky. If it’s not properly aligned with the main telescope, you may struggle to locate and focus on celestial objects, leading to a frustrating viewing experience.