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    Current Planets
    23-Jun-2017, 02:04 UT/GMT
    Sun148'58"23n25
    Moon1716'33"18n07
    Mercury339'38"24n40
    Venus178'35"14n20
    Mars129'24"23n51
    Jupiter1329' 9"4s05
    Saturn2356'36"r21s57
    Uranus2751' 5"10n11
    Neptune1415'10"r7s02
    Pluto1832'26"r21s22
    TrueNode2535'12"r12n59
    Chiron2850' 7"3n06
    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

Current Planets
23-Jun-2017, 02:04 UT/GMT
Sun148'58"23n25
Moon1716'33"18n07
Mercury339'38"24n40
Venus178'35"14n20
Mars129'24"23n51
Jupiter1329' 9"4s05
Saturn2356'36"r21s57
Uranus2751' 5"10n11
Neptune1415'10"r7s02
Pluto1832'26"r21s22
TrueNode2535'12"r12n59
Chiron2850' 7"3n06
Explanations of the symbols
Chart of the moment
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