Libra (astrology)

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Libra
Libra2.jpg
Libra.svg
Zodiac SymbolScales
Duration (Tropical, Western)22 September – 23 October (2013, UTC)
ConstellationLibra
Zodiac ElementAir
Zodiac QualityCardinal
Sign rulerVenus
DetrimentMars
ExaltationSaturn
FallSun

AriesTaurusGeminiCancerLeoVirgoLibraScorpioSagittariusCapricornAquariusPisces

 
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Libra
Libra2.jpg
Libra.svg
Zodiac SymbolScales
Duration (Tropical, Western)22 September – 23 October (2013, UTC)
ConstellationLibra
Zodiac ElementAir
Zodiac QualityCardinal
Sign rulerVenus
DetrimentMars
ExaltationSaturn
FallSun

AriesTaurusGeminiCancerLeoVirgoLibraScorpioSagittariusCapricornAquariusPisces

Libra () is one of the twelve astrological signs in the Zodiac, originating from the constellation of Libra. It spans the 180-210th degree of the zodiac, between 180 and 207.25 degree of celestial longitude, which the Sun transits this area on average between (northern autumnal equinox) September 23 to October 23 each year.

In Sidereal astrology, the sun currently transits the constellation of Libra from October 16 to November 15 (approximately).[1][2]

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In astrology, a planet's domicile is the zodiac sign over which it has rulership. The planet said to be ruler of Libra is Venus.[3]

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Citations

  1. ^ Geocentric Positions Of Major Solar System Objects and Bright Stars, United States Naval Observatory, Retrieved 2/8/2012
  2. ^ The Constellations IAU, The International Astronomical Union (IAU), Retrieved 2/8/2012
  3. ^ Heindel, p. 81.

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