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Can the Dwarf telescope track satellites or rockets like the International Space Station?Updated 6 days ago

No, the Dwarf telescopes do not possess the capability to automatically track satellites or rockets like the International Space Station in astronomical mode. The automatic tracking feature in this mode is designed primarily for celestial objects to reduce trailing issues by compensating for the Earth's rotation. This tracking system is different from the photo mode, where objects with distinguishable features can be tracked manually. While the Dwarf telescopes can manage some types of automated tracking in photo mode, such as a brightly lit airplane at night, it is not suitable for tracking satellites.

For example, users could manually track a space launch, such as a SpaceX rocket, given it can be recognized as an effective target by the camera. However, Dwarf telescopes do not offer night vision capabilities or automated satellite tracking at this time.

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