With its compact and attractive design and an almost indestructible but ergonomically perfect housing, the 8x42 is the ideal all-rounder for outdoor moments.
Compact, light and robust
With its fibreglass-reinforced, waterproof casing, the TERRA ED fulfills the high expectations of the outdoor enthusiast. The TERRA ED line is designed to be compact, light and sturdy. This means: the TERRA ED is the ideal companion that weighs little, fits easily into every pocket and is almost indestructible. Whether on long journeys, in the open countryside, at racetrack or concerts, on city tours, in the mountains or on the open seas.
Brilliant, razor-sharp images
Thanks to maximum optical precision and a hydrophobic multi-coating, the ZEISS TERRA ED meets all demands for versatile use. This state-of-the-art coating ensures that ZEISS TERRA ED will impress you even under difficult conditions such as adverse weather and challenging outdoor situations. These binoculars guarantee outstanding images, minute details and absolutely natural colours.
Easy-to-use, quick focusing
The large, smooth-running and easy-access focusing wheel of the TERRA ED makes focusing especially easy and fast. Pick up a pair of TERRA ED binoculars and their advantages are instantly apparent. The index finger automatically positions itself on the focus wheel. You no longer have to think about how best to hold the binoculars if an exciting scene appears right in front of you. Quick as a flash, you are focused on the object of your interest. You can be sure never to miss out on those unforgettable moments. On the contrary, you have a razor-sharp, ringside view of them.
Close-up field observation
Active outdoor lifestyles demand compact, durable and versatile binoculars. The ZEISS TERRA ED delivers razor-sharp images of far-away objects. But it can also observe nature up close with great precision. With a generous wide field of view and a close focus distance of just 1.6 m, the TERRA ED is ideal for nature observation, whether the object is far across the field or in the tree just above you.
Light, robust and modern design
The ZEISS TERRA ED family is lightweight and trail-tough so it packs easily and stands up to rugged terrain. Easy-grip surfaces let you grab and lift the binoculars quickly to your eye. Smooth focus and ergonomically correct eyecups make viewing comfortable and natural. At just 310 g, the ZEISS TERRA ED Pocket is the lightest weight model in its class.
- Zeiss 8x42 Terra ED Binocular, 2017 Edition (Black)
- Neck Strap
- Hard Cordura Case
- 2 x Objective Lens Covers
- One-Piece Ocular Rainguard
- Limited Lifetime Warranty
Magnification 8 x
Effective Lens Diameter 42 mm
Exit Pupil Diameter 5.3 mm
Twilight Factors 18.3
Field of View at 1000m 125 m
Apparent Field of View 56 °
Close Focus 1.6 m
Diopter Adjustment Range +3 | -3 dpt
Pupil Distance 58 - 75.5 mm
Eye Relief 18 mm
Lens Type ED-Type
Prism System Schmidt-Pechan
Lens Coating Hydrophobe ZEISS MC
Water Resistance 100 mbar
Nitrogen Filling yes
Functional Temperature in °C -15 | +60 °C
Height 142 mm
Width at an eye width of 65 mm 120 mm
Weight in Use 725 g
Excellent clarity, ideal for bird watching. Fairly compact and not too heavy.