Zodiac Rulerships Quick Reference

Quick reference table for Zodiac signs, showing which house each Zodiac sign rules natural, and the signs planetary ruler. Ancient planetary rulership are noted below glyphs.

Zodiac Sign Natural Ruler of House Planetary Ruler

Aries

Aries

1 – House of Self
Identity, presentation to the world, ego

Mars's Glyph

Mars

Taurus

Taurus

2 – House of Value
Values, possessions, self-worth

Venus's Glyph

Venus

Gemini

Gemini

3 – House of Communications
Communication, siblings, short trips

Mercury's Glyph

Mercury

Cancer

Cancer

4 – House of home and Family
home and family, heritage, roots

Moon's Glyph

Moon

Leo

Leo

5 – House of Pleasure
Creativity, self-expression, children

Sun's Glyph

Sun

Virgo

Virgo

6 – House of Health
Work and health, service, care-taking

Mercury's Glyph

Mercury

Libra

Libra

7 – House of Partnerships
Relationships, partnerships, diplomacy

Venus's Glyph

Venus

Scorpio

Scorpio

8 – House of Reincarnation
Death, rebirth, sex, taboos, other people’s money
Pluto Glyph

Pluto

Mars < 1930

Sagittarius

Sagittarius

9 – House of Philosophy
Higher learning, publishing, philosophy, travel, religion

Jupiter's Glyph

Jupiter

Capricorn

Capricorn

10 – House of Social Status
Ambition, reputation, authority, government

Saturn's Glyph

Saturn

Aquarius

Aquarius

11 – House of Friendships
Friends, groups, dreams and wishes
Uranus Glyph

Uranus

Saturn < 1781

Pisces

Pisces

12 – House of Self-Undoing
Hidden, secret, unconscious, mystic
Neptune Glyph

Neptune

Jupiter < 1846

Speed of Planet Transits: Quick Reference

Here’s a quick reference for transits. Degrees and times are approximate, but are enough to give a rough idea of how fast various celestial bodies move. Speeds provided are from geocentric perspective. (“Minutes” here are 1/60 of a degree.)

Speed per Day Time in Sign Time through Zodiac

Sun's Glyph

Sun

1 degree 1 month 1 year

Moon's Glyph

Moon

13 1/2 degrees 2 1/4 days 27 – 28 days

Mercury's Glyph

Mercury

1 degree 1 month 1 year

Venus's Glyph

Venus

1 degree 1 month 1 year

Mars's Glyph

Mars

1/2 degree 2 months a little under 2 years

Jupiter's Glyph

Jupiter

about 5 minutes
(< 1 degree)
1 year 12 years

Saturn's Glyph

Saturn

about 2 minutes 2 1/2 years 29 1/2 years

Uranus Glyph

Uranus

about 1 minute 7 years 84 years

Neptune Glyph

Neptune

< 1 minute 14 years 165 years

Pluto Glyph

Pluto

< 1 minute 21 years 248 years

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