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    Current Planets
    7-Dec-2016, 21:46 UT/GMT
    Sun1613'50"22s43
    Moon2251'15"4s06
    Mercury632'29"25s31
    Venus020' 4"22s24
    Mars2120'24"15s37
    Jupiter1756'52"5s56
    Saturn1833' 9"21s39
    Uranus2045'12"r7n32
    Neptune919'53"8s52
    Pluto169' 7"21s25
    TrueNode77'34"r8n54
    Chiron2041'24"0n04
    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
7-Dec-2016, 21:46 UT/GMT
Sun1613'50"22s43
Moon2251'15"4s06
Mercury632'29"25s31
Venus020' 4"22s24
Mars2120'24"15s37
Jupiter1756'52"5s56
Saturn1833' 9"21s39
Uranus2045'12"r7n32
Neptune919'53"8s52
Pluto169' 7"21s25
TrueNode77'34"r8n54
Chiron2041'24"0n04
Explanations of the symbols
Chart of the moment
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