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    Current Planets
    2-Jun-2015, 22:34 UT/GMT
    Sun12Gemini4'19"22n14
    Moon15Sagittarius16'39"17s59
    Mercury7Gemini11'48"r18n38
    Venus27Cancer21'26"23n14
    Mars15Gemini14'52"23n08
    Jupiter16Leo53'58"16n36
    Saturn0Sagittarius50' 3"r18s12
    Uranus19Aries23'21"7n00
    Neptune9Pisces47'35"8s37
    Pluto15Capricorn2'38"r20s34
    TrueNode7Libra55'30"r3s09
    Chiron21Pisces20'46"0n46
    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


Looking at Astrology

This introduction into the basic ideas of astrology is taken from the children's book "Looking at Astrology" by Liz Greene. It was published by Coventure in 1977. Although once written for children, the text is very interesting for everyone who wants to take first steps in astrology.

Current Planets
2-Jun-2015, 22:34 UT/GMT
Sun12Gemini4'19"22n14
Moon15Sagittarius16'39"17s59
Mercury7Gemini11'48"r18n38
Venus27Cancer21'26"23n14
Mars15Gemini14'52"23n08
Jupiter16Leo53'58"16n36
Saturn0Sagittarius50' 3"r18s12
Uranus19Aries23'21"7n00
Neptune9Pisces47'35"8s37
Pluto15Capricorn2'38"r20s34
TrueNode7Libra55'30"r3s09
Chiron21Pisces20'46"0n46
Explanations of the symbols
Chart of the moment
Astrologer watching the sky through a telescope, by Eugene Ivanov
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