Experience tells me the maximum useful magnification for the best 80mm scopes is at least 60X.
What does MUM stand for?
MUM stands for Maximum Useful Magnification
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The maximum useful magnification for any telescope is about 60 times the aperture in inches, or two times the aperture in millimeters.