Barnard 318
DSS image of Barnard 318
Overlaid DSS image of Barnard 318, 120' x 120' with north at top and west to the right

Aladin viewer for the region around Barnard 318

Type  Dark Nebula
Size  60' x 60' @ 90°
Right Ascension  18h 49'  (2000)
Declination  6° 22' S
Constellation  Scutum
Classification  2 Ir
Observing Notes

Andrew Cooper
Jul 22, 2020    Waikoloa, HI (map)
20cm f/6 Newtonian, Cave Astrola @ 61x
Seeing: 5 Transparency: 7 Moon: 0%

A region west of M11 that is modestly darker than the nearby galactic starfield, mottled with complex structure, about 1° across with innumberable scattered faint stars
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Barnard 318