What is Equatorial Mount in simple terms? What is polar alignment? What will happen if we use an Equatorial Mount without polar alignment? And if we polar align how can we point at other stars?


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  • $\begingroup$ This is awfully easy to look up with a very simple Google/Bing/Duckduckgo search. Please do that and then get back to us with more specific concerns. $\endgroup$ – Carl Witthoft Sep 24 at 14:28
  • $\begingroup$ See Wikipedia:Equatorial mount $\endgroup$ – Mike G Sep 24 at 15:38

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