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    just wondering if a Celestron NexStar 6SE GoTo Schmidt-Cassegrain Telescope would be a good choice of telescope for viewing messier objects as well as planets.

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    It will be fine for all those things. With a focal length of 1500m at F10 you can use it for planets as well as nebulae and clusters.

    I don't have the NexStar scope so don't quote me on this, but if you want to do astrophotography at a later stage you may need a wedge. As is common in these forums, someone with experience with this scope will be along shortly and can give you a more detailed answer.
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    Yup, looks like good value to me.
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