Your Natal Chart is a snapshot in time as to where the planets where in the sky when you were born. You can use the chart below to see into the past. The more information you type into the chart, the more accurate it will be. Once you know exactly where the different planets where in the sky at your time of birth, then you will know more about how each of the planets has affected your life up till now and how they will continue to affect you in the future. You will hear many astrologers make specific references in the forecasts as to where the planets are and what they mean. With the information from this chart you can more accurately convert what astrologers say in their forecasts to your specific life situation. If you need more explanation as to how a Natal Chart or Birth Chart works, visit our video gallery and look up Natal Chart explained, or Birth Chart calculator and you will get greater information to use with this chart and calculator.
Below is an example of what your Natal Chart or Birth Chart will look like. It is not an easy thing to interpret but the calculator will give you more information about each sign or glyph as you hover your mouse over the sign.
Enter your birth information and the program will calculate and display your birth chart. It is preferred (but not necessary) to have an exact Time of Birth. After the chart is generated, hover your mouse over the different regions of the birth chart and read the explanation for each component. You can add more features after the chart is generated and click “Redraw” to see it again with more detail.
The astrological atlas provides the latitude, longitude, time zone, and Universal Time for any given city and date.