Get­ting the Ge­gen­schien

Sky at Night Magazine - - AT A GLANCE -

The Ge­gen­schein’s lo­ca­tion matches the po­si­tion of the an­ti­so­lar point, found in the night­time sky; this is the point on the ce­les­tial sphere that lies di­rectly op­po­site the po­si­tion of the Sun in the sky. Here we’ve plot­ted the Ge­gen­schein’s po­si­tion as it moves through the con­stel­la­tions dur­ing the year, to help you track it down.

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