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    4-Jun-2015, 00:51 UT/GMT
    Sun13Gemini7'15"22n22
    Moon0Capricorn0'19"18s26
    Mercury6Gemini38'57"r18n19
    Venus28Cancer25'56"22n59
    Mars16Gemini0'11"23n13
    Jupiter17Leo3'28"16n34
    Saturn0Sagittarius45'19"r18s11
    Uranus19Aries25'56"7n01
    Neptune9Pisces47'54"8s37
    Pluto15Capricorn1'19"r20s34
    TrueNode7Libra43'54"r3s04
    Chiron21Pisces22' 0"0n46
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The national chart of Spain

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Spain's long and fascinating history can be traced back to the Kingdom of the Visigoths, and the creation of the nation itself was effected in 1479 with the marriage of Prince Ferdinand of Aragon and Princess Isabella of Castille.

However, the horoscope which is generally used for modern Spain is based on the inauguration of King Juan Carlos on 22 November 1975, when the Sun was in the deep, passionate, transformative sign of Scorpio. This national horoscope, with Aquarius on the Ascendant, portrays a nation full of creative contradictions: liberal and free-thinking yet rooted in a deeply traditional past and in the mystery of the land itself; progressive and innovative in its vision of the future yet, with Saturn placed in the house of relationships, wary of interference from fellow nations.

Neptune's movement through Aquarius, passing over Spain's Ascendant, along with Pluto in Sagittarius moving across Neptune in the nation's horoscope, is likely to stir up some of these contradictions, especially the issue of just how close a bond Spain really wants and needs with its fellow European states. Idealism may collide with a growing realism about human limits, and natural tolerance and generosity may vie with national pride and a need to retain an independent identity. Some disillusionment over disappointed political, social, and economic ideals may create confusion around Spain's role in Europe and in the world, although this confusion is not likely to be expressed through serious unrest.

However, the tension generated by these transits of Neptune and Pluto over the next few years gradually gives way to the exciting movement of Uranus through Pisces, making benign aspects to the Sun and Mercury in the national horoscope. This seems to reflect a kind of Renaissance, a freeing of intellectual and artistic energy and a renewed pride in the nation's ability to make her mark on the world. It is likely that you, along with anyone else deeply concerned with Spain's future, will find that this creative renewal is well worth waiting for.

Liz Greene, 1999

(Data used: 22 November 1975, 12.45 pm CET, Madrid)

Current Planets
4-Jun-2015, 00:51 UT/GMT
Sun13Gemini7'15"22n22
Moon0Capricorn0'19"18s26
Mercury6Gemini38'57"r18n19
Venus28Cancer25'56"22n59
Mars16Gemini0'11"23n13
Jupiter17Leo3'28"16n34
Saturn0Sagittarius45'19"r18s11
Uranus19Aries25'56"7n01
Neptune9Pisces47'54"8s37
Pluto15Capricorn1'19"r20s34
TrueNode7Libra43'54"r3s04
Chiron21Pisces22' 0"0n46
Explanations of the symbols
Chart of the moment
Astrologer watching the sky through a telescope, by Eugene Ivanov
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