The Western astrological sign of Capricorn is part of the tropical zodiac (December 22 (Winter solstice) – January 20) and the sidereal zodiac (January 15 – February 12). It is associated with the constellation Capricorns and the classical element of Earth, making it an Earth sign. it is one of the Cardinal signs (along with Aries, Cancer and Libra). Its symbol is the Goat.
Saturn, planet of discipline, organization and focus, is the ruler of the sign. Mars is in its exaltation here, while Jupiter is in its fall and the Moon is in its detriment.
According to astrology, those under Capricorn influence tend to be conservative and practical. The parts of the body ruled by the sign are the knees as well as the skeleton in general.
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