A harmonious aspect between two planets
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A grand pattern is also often referred to as a Star of David pattern. A grand pattern occurs when 6 planets are placed in 60 degree angles from each other and thus forming the Star of David pattern.
Sextile - intermediate major/minor aspect
A sextile (abrv. SXt or Sex) is an angle of 60° (1/6 of the 360° ecliptic, or 1/2 of a trine [120°]). A separation (orb) of 60Â±04° is considered a sextile.
A definition of the , an aspect in astrology.
A definition of the quincunx, an aspect in astrology.
SEXTILE - - Keyword: Opportunity. The Sextile is 60 degrees apart, with an orb allowed of 6 degrees.
SQUARE - - Keywords: Obstacles, stress, challenge. The Square is 90 degrees apart, with an orb of 8 degrees.
An aspect with a difference of 60 degrees. A generally helpful and 'positive' aspect.
Sidereal Time Time in relations to the fixed stars, rather than clock time.
The Sextile contains two or more planets, which are about 60 degrees from each other.
- Angle (60 degrees) - allowed orb (5 degrees)
This is a beneficial aspect and usually represents opportunities and skills that can be capitalized on.
Inconjunct (Quincunx) - Angle (150 degrees) - allowed orb (5 degrees) ...
An aspect between two planets that are 60 degrees apart (give or take a few degrees; see Orb). Planets in Sextile to each other are usually two signs apart. A creative, easy-flowing energy, often indicating natural ability.
The is said to be similar in influence to the trine, but only provides opportunity, requiring effort to reap its benefits.
Sextile (Major aspect)
The planetary energies flow together, open into new possibilities, new connections.
Aspect Correspondences Chart » ...
A planetary aspect in which two planets are roughly 60 degrees apart. Its effect is said to be favorable, though effort is required to attain its best possible manifestation.
SEXTILE [60º + or - 5-6º] opportunities for help, harmony and ease between energies but effort is definitely required for benefit and awareness
Semisextile [30º + or - 1-2º] slight ease, opportunities, resources ...
is a strong harmonious aspect, but less powerful than the trine. [See Table] ...
Based on the division by 6
Differentiating or malefic
The sextile divides the chart in six sectors 60 degrees apart, plus or minus 2 degrees (that is, from 58 to 62 degrees of separation).
. A 60º aspect (q.v.)
s. A body s another toward which it is approaching from a distance of from 53º to 60º.
Sextile-An arc of 60 degrees; this is a favorable aspect. The planets involved are usually in compatible Elements. A sextile allows the influences of the planets to work in harmony; it brings forth opportunity.
s, Semi-Squares, Sesqui-Squares
An Orb of 5 to 4 degrees, when the Sun or the Moon or the Personal Planets are involved, is what I usually allow for these types of Aspects, applying or separating.
Sextile - this is a soft aspect, occurring when two planets are 60 degrees apart. This aspect brings bountiful energy and much opportunity.
When two planets are sixty degrees apart they are said to be in , so called because sixty degrees are one sixth part of the circle which has 360 degrees. It is considered a 'good' aspect. See 'Good' and 'Bad,' also 'Aspect.' ...
sextile The sixth harmonic, 60°; a major easy aspect considered beneficial and opportune.
A usually occurs when two planets are in complementary element of the zodiac, such as fire and air or water and earth. s are measured from plus or minus sixty degrees which is one sixth of a circle.
Semisextile: an aspect of 30°, or 1/12th of the circle. It unites signs with no natural relationship or connection. The semisextile indicates discord, necessity for adjustment, and/or a forced choice between two inharmonious conditions.
Semi orb 2°(glyph is a small v on a horizontal short line _)
30°, occurs between adjacent signs, i.e. a sign apart.
Semisquare orb 1-2° (glyph is like the one in math showing smaller than) ...
SEMI-SEXTILE (30 degrees)
Reluctance, ambivalence, difficulty moving forward; not using the energies of the planets correctly as they have nothing is common. You are aware of the energies but you are unable to use them.
Semi- - An aspect of 30 degrees of arc, formed by a division of the 360 degree zodiac by twelve, or a division of the aspect by two. Interpreted usually as a milder or more suble form of aspect. ...
Sextile - 60°
The sextile tends to have a harmonious effect, depending of course on the planets involved.
Minor Aspects ...
: Powerful though not as strong as the Trine, easy flowing.
Minor Aspects ...
Sextile (60 degrees, two signs apart): Harmonious aspect that helps energies flow toward attainment of your goals, provided you make some conscious effort to achieve them yourself.
: The sixth harmonic, 60°; an major easy beneficial and opportune aspect.
A body sextiles another toward which it is approaching from a distance of from 53º to 60º.
- When two Planets are equally distant one from each other, 60 degrees, we say they are in Aspect. A aspect is the distance of one Planet from another by the sixth part of the Zodiac or Circle; for six times sixty degree.
SEXTILE Angle: 60 degrees (division of the Zodiac by 6). A soft aspect similar to a trine, lacking some of the vision, but more work-oriented, bringing clarity, drive and facilitating communication.
: a 60° aspect; or 1/6th of the circle, denoting opportunity. Unlike the trine, the needs a little push from the individual's will to activate the natural harmony of this aspect; orb 4° - 5°.
The sextile or trine is rather helpful since it denotes capacity for constructive thinking, and ability to structure a piece of work.
Venus Chiron and square Uranus
Venus Sagittarius; Chiron Aquarius; Uranus Pisces ...
Sun Semisextile Mars, Orb = 1 Deg 28 Min:
Moon Conjunct N. Node, Orb = 4 Deg 32 Min:
Moon Square Asc., Orb = 4 Deg 57 Min:
Moon Trine Jupiter, Orb = 0 Deg 33 Min:
Moon Trine Saturn, Orb = 4 Deg 50 Min:
Moon Sextile Uranus, Orb = 0 Deg 30 Min: ...
Fortuna the Moon of a sibling or relative might mean that we find that we can count on this person as being a positive factor for us emotionally, due to all the support we get from him or her.
Since sextiles join signs that are in different elements, just as oppositions do but much less energetically, I think that a smaller orb -- say half that of an opposition -- is appropriate for the sextile aspect.
Opposition, , Square, Trine, Semi-, and Inconjunction charts.
See also: Planet, Astrology, House, Sun, Conjunct