Barnard 95
DSS image of Barnard 95
Overlaid DSS image of Barnard 95, 60' x 60' with north at top and west to the right

Aladin viewer for the region around Barnard 95

Type  Dark Nebula
Size  30' x 30'
Right Ascension  18h 25'  (2000)
Declination  11° 48' S
Constellation  Scutum
Classification  5 C G
Observing Notes

Andrew Cooper
Aug 30, 2008    Hale Pohaku, HI (map)
76mm APO @ 14x
Seeing: 7 Transparency: 7.5 Moon: 0%

Large, 1° x ½°, reasonably dark with few encompassed stars, no distinct edges, just a soft dark region gradually darker to the center

E.E. Barnard
25cm f/5 Astrograph

Large, indefinite, diam. 30', elongated."
― A Photographic Atlas of Selected Regions of the Milky Way, E.E. Barnard, 1927
Other Data Sources for Barnard 95
Nearby objects for Barnard 95
5 objects found within 60'
Alasia HD 169033 NGC 6625
NGC 6631 PK19+0.1

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Barnard 95