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The Barradas system was a planetary system in Sector 2158 of the Beta Quadrant. A planet of this system, Barradas III, was classified as M-class. Approximately two thousand years ago, an outpost of the Debrune was located on this planet. (TNG: "Gambit, Part I", "Gambit, Part II")

In 2259, the location of this system was labeled on a stellar cartography chart that was seen on the USS Enterprise's ready room viewscreen. This system's symbol had a blue color, indicating that it was affiliated with the United Federation of Planets. (SNW: "Strange New Worlds", "Spock Amok", "A Quality of Mercy")

The system's location was labeled in a Federation star chart that was in Fleet Admiral Kirsten Clancy's office at Starfleet Headquarters in 2399 and on the bridge of the USS Titan-A in 2401. The Barradas system was in or near to space claimed by the Romulan Free State. (PIC: "Maps and Legends", "The Next Generation", "Disengage")

In 2401, this system's position was labeled on a star chart used by Captain William T. Riker during his attempt at finding the last known location of the SS Eleos XII. (PIC: "The Next Generation")

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Location of Barradas labeled on a star chart (3190)

In 3190, the location of Barradas was labeled on a star chart used by Commander Paul Stamets for tracking the movement of the Dark Matter Anomaly through the galaxy. (DIS: "The Examples")

According to the script for "Gambit, Part I", the pronunciation for Barradis was "buh-RAD-us". [1]

According to Star Trek: Star Charts (p. 45) and Stellar Cartography: The Starfleet Reference Library ("Federation Historical Highlights, 2161-2385"), the primary of the Barradas system was a K-class star. In the distant past, about 2,000 years ago, this system was a stop on the Debrune trade route.

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