Moon is the closest celestial object to the earth. It is not a planet but in Astrology it is considered as a planet. Being closest planet it brings sea tides in seas and oceans on earth. Moon is a representor of mind, consciousness and dreams. It also represents mother of the native.
Moon is a fast moving planet and takes only 2 and 1/2 days to pass a zodiac sign. It rules over your mood and habits. Daily horoscopes are based on the transit of Moon along with Sun. Moon is owner of Cancer Zodiac Sign.
Moon gets exalted in Taurus Zodiac Sign and its sign of debilitation is Scorpio. It is a natural benefic planet. In Astrology, it is considered as a female planet.
When Moon is favourable in a horoscope it brings emotional stability, peace of mind, happiness and blesses the native with fertile brain. Such persons are emotionally strong. Auspicious Moon in birth chart gives good relations with mother. It also increases life of the mother of the native. Moon rules over long voyages. Its auspiciousness in the birth chart gives fruitful long journeys and foreign travels to the native. Adversely placed Moon in a horoscope gives unstable restless mind and unfertile brain. It also gives troubled relations with mother or it halts health of mother of the native.
Career wise Moon rules over cosmetic shop, farming and food vendors. It also rules teaching and real estate business.
Facts related to Moon, In Astrology
Important facts about planet Moon, to be remembered, in Astrology while making predictions:-
Ruling Day: Monday
Own Sign: Cancer
Sign of Exaltation: Taurus
Sign of Debilitation: Scorpio
Transit Time in Single Zodiac Sign: 2 and 1/2 days
Transit Time for complete Zodiac Cycle: 28 days approximate
Favourite Color: White
Friendly Planets: Jupiter, Sun and Venus
Enemy Planets: Mars, North Node (Dragon Head) and South Node (Dragon Tail)
Neutral Planets: Mercury and Saturn
Favourite Gemstone: Pearl
Favourite Metal: Silver
Qualities: happy and peaceful
Aspects on Houses: Moon gives full aspect to the 7th house and planets posited there from its own position