gegenschein

Definition of gegenschein

ge´gen`schein`   Pronunciation: gā´gĭn`shīn`
n.1.A faint patch of light in the night sky that appears opposite the sun; a reflection of sunlight by micrometeoric material in space.

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counterglow, light, visible light, visible radiation
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