Barnard 84a
DSS image of Barnard 84a
Overlaid DSS image of Barnard 84a, 30' x 30' with north at top and west to the right

Aladin viewer for the region around Barnard 84a

Type  Dark Nebula
Size  16' x 16'
Right Ascension  17h 57'  (2000)
Declination  17° 40' S
Constellation  Sagittarius
Classification  5
Observing Notes

E.E. Barnard
25cm f/5 Astrograph

Round, diam. 16', with extension 3/4° S, BD-17°4967 (9.1 arcmin) in center, perhaps some detail in it."
― A Photographic Atlas of Selected Regions of the Milky Way, E.E. Barnard, 1927
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Barnard 84a