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    Current Planets
    23-Nov-2017, 22:44 UT/GMT
    Sun150'19"20s32
    Moon113'54"18s27
    Mercury2341'50"25s46
    Venus2039'10"16s58
    Mars2017'54"6s56
    Jupiter936' 6"13s43
    Saturn2658'12"22s27
    Uranus2512'37"r9n12
    Neptune1127'58"8s07
    Pluto1736'50"21s46
    TrueNode1759'34"r15n26
    Chiron2422'40"r1n16
    Explanations of the symbols
    Chart of the moment
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The Horoscope

First steps in Astrology, by Liz Greene

Astrologers use a kind of chart or diagram called a horoscope to find out the very special relationship between a person and the Sun, Moon and planets. A horoscope is really a picture of exactly how the sky looked from the place where that particular person was born, at the time of day he or she was born, on the date and year of his or her birth. But instead of making an actual drawing of the sky showing the position of the Sun, Moon and planets at the time and place in question, astrologers use symbols which they place within the horoscope.

Look at the diagram of the Solar System for the astrological symbols of the Sun, Moon and planets:

sonne Sun jupiter Jupiter
merkur Mercury saturn Saturn
venus Venus neptune Neptune
earth Earth uranus Uranus
moon Moon pluto Pluto
mars Mars    

Here are the symbols which astrologers use for each of the twelve signs of the Zodiac:


widder Aries waage Libra
stier Taurus skorpion Scorpio
zwilinge Gemini schütze Sagittarius
krebs Cancer steinbock Capricorn
Leo wassermann Aquarius
jungfrau Virgo fische Pisces

This is what Brad Pitt's Horoscope looks like:

Horoskop of Brad Pitt

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Current Planets
23-Nov-2017, 22:44 UT/GMT
Sun150'19"20s32
Moon113'54"18s27
Mercury2341'50"25s46
Venus2039'10"16s58
Mars2017'54"6s56
Jupiter936' 6"13s43
Saturn2658'12"22s27
Uranus2512'37"r9n12
Neptune1127'58"8s07
Pluto1736'50"21s46
TrueNode1759'34"r15n26
Chiron2422'40"r1n16
Explanations of the symbols
Chart of the moment
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