Capricorn zodiac sign
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Capricorn constellation
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About Capricorn

Capricorn ♑ is the tenth sign of the zodiac.

Cardinal zodiac sign Capricorn marks the Winter beginning with the Sun in ∠270°-300° sky sector of its constellation from December 23rd to January 20th.

Planet ♄ Saturn is the ruler of the feminine zodiac sign Capricorn.

Triplicity element Earth keeps it cold and dry, defining the sanguine temperament of Capricorn and setting the qualities of its half-voiced bestial nature.

Capricorn Sun sign is nocturnal, its quality of the night is analog of the dark Yin polarity of ☯ Tao.

Capricorn zodiac sign in brief

Planets affecting Capricorn

  • Zodiac sign ruler: ♄ Saturn
  • Exaltation: ♂ Mars
  • Detriment: ☽ Moon
  • Fall: ♃ Jupiter

Zodiac details of Capricorn

  • Sun in Capricorn: from December 23rd to January 20th
  • Position: the tenth sign of zodiac
  • Tropical sector: ∠270°-300°
  • Constellation: Capricorn
  • Direction: austral (Southern)
  • Greek: Aegocerus
  • Symbol: Goat horn
  • Body: single
  • Type: bestial
  • Glyph:

Capricorn qualities

  • Season: Winter beginning
  • Modality: Cardinal
  • Element: Earth
  • Binary polarity: negative
  • Heat: cold
  • Moisture: dry
  • Sect: nocturnal
  • Gender: feminine
  • Fertility: neutral
  • Temperament: sanguine
  • Voice: half

Capricorn zodiac sign specifics

  • Capricorn motto: I act.
  • Colors: dark brown and green
  • Numbers: 4, 5, 8 and 9
  • Day of week: Saturday
  • Body parts: knees, bones and skin
  • Gemstones: onyx, quartz and obsidian
  • Metals: gold and silver
  • Countries: India, Afghanistan, Pakistan, Mexico and Cuba
  • Crucial years: from the 37th every 7th (37th, 44th, 51st, etc.)
  • Tao analog: dark Yin ☯ Tao side

Capricorn character

  • Capricorn likes: labour, professionalism, exhausting work, responsibility, reliability, duty, immersion, traditional, purpose, legal and reticence
  • Capricorn dislikes: laziness, futility, purposeless, work-shuffle, chatter, modern, fantasy, vagrancy, ignominy and ridicule
  • Strength: permanence, hard work, responsibility, loyalty, ambition, resource-richness and patience
  • Weakness: dictatorship, conceit, inhibition, distrust and unimaginativeness

Capricorn relations to other zodiac signs

Partnership with Capricorn