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    Current Planets
    28-Dec-2014, 16:10 UT/GMT
    Sun6Capricorn50'27"23s15
    Moon5Aries34'32"3n01
    Mercury18Capricorn21' 3"24s20
    Venus22Capricorn33'11"22s49
    Mars18Aquarius26'50"16s24
    Jupiter21Leo59'13"r14n58
    Saturn0Sagittarius31'33"18s22
    Uranus12Aries35'21"4n22
    Neptune5Pisces18'18"10s15
    Pluto13Capricorn2'57"20s38
    TrueNode15Libra31'31"r6s07
    Chiron13Pisces39'48"2s08
    Explanations of the symbols
    Chart of the moment
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With their website www.astro.com, Astrodienst offer one of the largest services of serious astrology and extraordinary horoscope reports. Conception, design, editorial work as well as the coordination of translations are accomplished by a small, efficient web team which consists of five genuine individualists, all of whom have profound knowledge in their specialist fields as well as being well-versed in astrology.

Dr. Alois Treindl
Webmaster, Head of IT Departement, CEO
Dr. Alois Treindl Alois Treindl (March 7, 1950), founder and director of Astrodienst AG, graduated from the ETH Zurich with a doctorate in Physics. Today he is working at advanced astrological computer projects in order to create intelligent chart interpretation programs. He is also well known as the author of PLACALC and SWISS EPHEMERIS, the planetary calculation routines used by most astrological programmers in the world. He has twin daughters and lives in Zurich and the south of France.
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Dieter Koch
Software developer, Astrologer
Dieter KochDieter Koch (June 4, 1959), lic.phil., graduated in 1984 from Zurich University with a master's degree in Philosophy, Sanskrit and Classical Greek. He started studying astrology and astronomy intensively in 1988, and programming in 1989. He is a programmer at Astrodienst since 1995. Together with Alois Treindl in 1996-97, he created the Swiss Ephemeris, which is used worldwide by astrological applications developers. He has published books and articles on different topics related to astrology and archaeoastronomy.

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Juri Viktor Stork
Web-Design, Marketing, Executive Director

Juri V. StorkJuri V. Stork (November 28, 1962) is an astrologer, web designer, musician, and father of two children. He has worked at Astrodienst since the Spring of 2000. He is responsible for the visual design of the website, for marketing and public relations. Since 2008, he is executive director of Astrodienst.
He is also a practicing astrologer and a "voice coach" in Switzerland. 2009 he has released the CD "Powerchant".

 

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Magnus Herold
Software developer

Magnus HeroldMagnus Herold (7th May 1976) joined Astrodienst in November 2007. He studied Information Technology at Freiburg University (Germany) and now brings new technologies and ideas into the programming team. After his degree, he worked at a start-up enterprise which developed innovative software for the aviation industry. At the beginning of 2007, he decided that it was time for a long journey, quit his flat and job, and traveled around Australia and India for 6 months. He has now settled for Astrodienst in Zürich.
Six years ago he discovered his interest in astrology. He likes the mountains, be it for climbing, walking or snow-boarding. Besides, he loves traveling, different cultures, the sun, the sea and meditation.

 

Karin Hoffmann
Editorial and conceptual work, translation
Karin Hoffmann Karin Hoffmann (19/05/1969) has worked as a (foreign language) editor at Astrodienst since October 2001. She coordinates translations of horoscope reports and the website into its many languages, translates English-German / German-English herself, and adds to the extension of the Understanding Astrology section, also by writing articles such as Astrology and Psychology, Harry Potter - a Hero's Journey, or reviews (The Dark of the Soul).
In her spare time, she offers support for people in processes of personal growth and development, employing different systemic methods as well as horoscope constellations (a technique comparable to family constellations but representing chart factors). For more information see her German website www.wachstumswege.de.
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Current Planets
28-Dec-2014, 16:10 UT/GMT
Sun6Capricorn50'27"23s15
Moon5Aries34'32"3n01
Mercury18Capricorn21' 3"24s20
Venus22Capricorn33'11"22s49
Mars18Aquarius26'50"16s24
Jupiter21Leo59'13"r14n58
Saturn0Sagittarius31'33"18s22
Uranus12Aries35'21"4n22
Neptune5Pisces18'18"10s15
Pluto13Capricorn2'57"20s38
TrueNode15Libra31'31"r6s07
Chiron13Pisces39'48"2s08
Explanations of the symbols
Chart of the moment
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