What are small telescopes called?

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The name that is normally given to a small telescope is refractor telescopes. This is because when it is in use, it will require using a lens so as to gather and focus light. They normally reveal a great variety of objects that are displayed on a star chart.
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spyglass.
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The larger the telescope, the further it will be able to see into space. Huge telescopes, such as Hubble or observatory telescopes, can see into the far reaches of space due to the
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You are probably thinking of 'spyglass'.
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The Hubble can't see this level of detail - it's not big enough. But a big enough telescope could, in principle. How big would it need to be? Pluto is roughly 5 billion km away,
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