Test Results


Art.–Nr. SKY-UWA-06

Skywatcher Ultra Wide Angle 6mm



Good sharpness within 60° apparent field of view, just a little bit worse close to the edge.


x-axis: distance from optical axis in °, y-axis: resolution in arc minutes


Apparent Field of View:

The apparent field of view is approx. 68°.



Very good contrast for an eyepiece of 6mm focal length.



Slight cushion distortion.


Eye Relief:

Comfortable at all. You have to keep the right distance to the eyepiece, otherwise you will see blackouts.


Mechanical Quality:

Good quality with foldable rubber eye cup.



Large apparent field of view for little money combined with good optical performance. The eyepiece is recommended for use with F/5 or slower optics.