Our experts are ready
to answer your questions
Call 1-857-214-4450

Calculate Your Moon Sign & Discover Its Impact On Your Personality

Did you know that in addition to having a zodiac and rising sign, you also have a moon or lunar sign? Only astrology enthusiasts tend to know this important component, which is why we’re here to enhance your knowledge on your personality. The position of the Moon on the day you were born and the zodiac constellation it was traveling through does indeed say a lot about your character and in particular our emotions; and this is even more so the case for women. Our Astrologer, Susan Taylor, unveils the secrets of this influential astrological factor and reveals how to calculate yours.

What does my Moon sign mean and represent for me? 

This component of your personality corresponds to the position of the Moon at the time of your birth. Indeed, your lunar sign is linked to our emotions that we aren’t exactly comfortable expressing and displaying. What's interesting is that according to astrologers, deep down, people tend to recognize their characteristics associated with this aspect rather than their zodiac sign. Yet, they aren't always comfortable putting this aspect of their personality out into the world.

In astrology, the Moon emphasizes sensitivity, the unconscious domain, the management of emotions, as well as the part of femininity that everyone carries within. We, therefore, need to understand its importance in order to learn more about ourselves. This astral body does not shed light on our actions, but on our emotional potential and our reactions to events. It brings us face to face with our instinct, what is most natural is within us, and, paradoxically, what seems elusive.

Knowing just your zodiac sign or rising sign isn't enough when you want to go deeper into the field of astrology. That's why it's fundamental to know your lunar sign because the latter corresponds to our receptive capacity, our love profile, and our emotions in general. It's even said to represent the feminine part of our personality.

Calculate your rising sign here -


While our zodiac signs represent our outer personalities, your moon sign embodies your inner world, your emotional nature, and your subconscious. It influences the way you express and live out your feelings. It even affects your ability to get along well with those around you. If you are a woman, the lunar sign has a major role because it directly influences your femininity and your way of loving. It can sometimes be even more important than your sun sign.

🌟 Put our Psychics to the test here and take a step closer to discovering your future 🌟

3 Steps to calculate your Moon sign

To figure yours out, you need to indicate your date, time, and place of birth. Once you have all this information, you'll be able to complete an important part of your personality puzzle.

Step 1) Find the number corresponding to your year of birth

To get started, please refer to the table below to determine the number corresponding to your year of birth. Please note that if you were born in a leap year, you will need to add 1 to the number in the table. 

1940: 12
1954: 17
1968: 21
1982: 25
1996: 2
1941: 23
1955: 26
1969: 4
1983: 8
1997: 13
1942: 5
1956: 10
1970: 13
1984: 18
1998: 22
1943: 14
1957: 20
1971: 24
1985: 1
1999: 5
1944: 25
1958: 2
1972: 7
1986: 11
2000: 16
1945: 9
1959: 12
1973: 17
1987: 21
2001: 26
1946: 18
1960: 23
1974: 26
1988: 4
2002: 8
1947: 0
1961: 6
1975: 10
1989: 14
2003: 19
1948: 11
1962: 15
1976: 20
1900: 24
2004: 2
1949: 22
1963: 25
1977: 3
1991: 7
2005: 12
1950: 4
1964: 8
1978: 12
1992: 17
2006: 22
1951: 13
1965: 19
1979: 23
1993: 27
2007: 4
1952: 24
1966: 1
1980: 5
1994: 9
2008: 14
1953: 7
1967: 11
1981: 16
1995: 20
2009: 25

Step 2) Identify the number corresponding to your month of birth

To determine the number in relation to your birth month, refer to the list below and, again, note this last number carefully.

  • If you were born in January, the associated number is: 0
  • In February: 4
  • In March: 4
  • In April: 8
  • In May: 11
  • In June: 14
  • In July: 17
  • In August: 21
  • In September: 24
  • In October: 27
  • In November: 3
  • In December: 6

Step 3) Add your results to your day of birth

Take your day of birth. Then add it to the number corresponding to your year and the number corresponding to your month that you have already noted.

  • If you get an amount between 0 and 28, go directly to “My moon sign is…below”.
  • If you get a sum between 29 and 54, remove 27
  • If you get a sum between 55 and 81, subtract 55
  • If you get an amount greater than 81, take off 82

And the results are in; my moon sign is…

If you get a sum of:

  • 0 or 1 or 27 or 28, your moon sign is ARIES
  • 2 or 3 or 4, you are TAURUS
  • 5 or 6, you are GEMINI
  • 7 or 8, you are CANCER
  • 9 or 10, you are LEO
  • 11 or 12 or 13, you are VIRGO
  • 14 or 15, you are LIBRA
  • 16 or 17, you are SCORPIO
  • 18 or 19, you are SAGITTARIUS
  • 20 or 21 or 22, you are CAPRICORN
  • 23 or 24, you are AQUARIUS
  • 25 or 26, you are PISCES

Astrologist Susan Taylor

Astrologist Susan Taylor's insights:

'This component helps us to unravel certain mysteries that affect our behavior. Its activity shows us the path to follow in case of doubt, it enlightens us on our questions and allows us to understand that we all have abilities, each of us has the keys to assimilate them and know how to use them.'

What does your Moon sign impact? It has 3 spheres of influence:

Sphere 1) It determines the way you express your emotions

You will learn more about how you convey your feelings and emotions in different areas of your life. You’ll also learn more about your strengths and weaknesses, and could even find out which jobs are best suited to your personality. For example, if your sign in Gemini, it suggests you have great communication skills and writing abilities.

Sphere 2) It impacts the areas or subjects you are sensitive to

Our natal charts are divided into twelve houses and each of them governs a specific area of your life. The presence of the Moon in a house indicates the area of life where you are most emotional. For example, if it occupies House II, it means that your satisfaction and frustrations are related to material possessions and that in love you tend to be possessive.

Sphere 3) It decides what sun/zodiac signs are you get on well with

The natal chart tells you about your relationships with the other personalities. For example, a Gemini lunar will always get along with an Aries zodiac sign because both signs love to talk. By analyzing your natal chart, a knowledgeable astrologer will uncover every aspect of your personality, your strengths, weaknesses, your love compatibility, and upcoming events in your life.

➡️  Discover the meaning of the sun, moon and rising sign.

What is a birth chart?

Also known as a natal chart, it gives us a snapshot of the astral position at the exact time and place of your birth. By interpreting the configuration or interaction of the planets at the time of your birth, the astrologer will be able to determine not only your personality, but also your love compatibility. An astrologer does this by comparing your natal chart with your partner's chart. It allows the astrologer to know a person's potential for adaptation to the world and how he or she will represent the world.

Birth chart

By learning about your astrology birth chart, you will be able to discover what motivates you and what touches a nerve with you. This allows you to better define your life choices, and keep your emotions under control. You can also discover the lunar birth chart of your loved ones for a deeper understanding of them.

- Read up on your astrological houses -

The Moon signs described

Click on yours to find out how it influences you and your personality.

Moon signs described

Click on yours

By Susan Taylor

Editor in Chief and Astrologist for MyAstroMag - I’ve always been completely fascinated by the world of Astrology and horoscopes. Writing for you and forecasting my exclusive predictions are my main passions.

Editor in Chief and Astrologist for MyAstroMag - I’ve always been completely fascinated by the world of Astrology and horoscopes. Writing for you and forecasting my exclusive predictions are my main passions.

Leave us a comment


Hi there, I just have one question. In most charts based on my birth date and time, my moon sign comes up as Cancer but when I used the steps outlined here it came up as Leo. I relate more to Leo traits than the Cancer traits in the moon aspect of my chart so not sure which is it. My birth info is as follows Date - 15th May, 1975 Time - 4.00a.m Place - San Fernando, Trinidad & Tobago Would much appreciate any feedback, thanks so much :)

Thank yove you Emily grey nail milk


The period is tumultuous, more than ever we are asking ourselves questions. How about contacting one of our exceptional experts to shed some light on all this?

Explore your future with our horoscopes!

Daily horoscope  Check out your free daily horoscope, or why not even have it emailed to you?
Weekly Horoscope  Don't miss out on this week's horoscope!
2022 Horoscope  What Have The Stars Prepared For You?
Spring 2022 Horoscope  What's in store for the warmer period of the year?
Tomorrow's Horoscope  Get ahead of the rest!
Spooky Halloween Horoscope  Are you in for a scary night?

2022 Horoscope: all your 2022 zodiac predictions

Pisces 2022 Horoscope  The Year Your Dreams Come True
Aquarius 2022 Horoscope  Success With A Vengeance!
Capricorn 2022 Horoscope  The Stars Are Smiling Down At You
Sagittarius 2022 Horoscope  Evolution In Every Sense
Scorpio 2022 Horoscope  Changes, Challenges, And Love
Libra 2022 Horoscope  Success Is Coming Your Way
Virgo 2022 Horoscope  It’s Time You Took Control
Leo Horoscope 2022  Leave Nothing To Chance
Cancer 2022 Horoscope  You Are Inspiring And Full Of Wisdom
Gemini 2022 Horoscope  A Constructive Year
Taurus 2022 Horoscope  Your Pride Is Your Catalyst
Aries 2022 Horoscope  Reach For The Stars!

Our latest articles

What does the Moon reveal?

Moon Calendar 2022  Which phase is the Moon in today?
The New Moon's Influence on Us  What effects does the New Moon have on us?
The Moon's Influence On Your Libido  Discover The Moon's influence on your sex drive!

2022 star sign predictions

Is your zodiac sign part of our 'most likely to...' rankings for 2022? Find out below!

Are You One Of The Luckiest Zodiac Signs In 2022?  Are you in for good fortune?
Your Zodiac's Worst Month In 2022  What difficulties will you face and when?
Which Zodiac Signs Will Get Rich In 2022?  Will you hit the jackpot?
Which Month Will Be The Luckiest For Your Zodiac Sign?  When will you have the most good fortune in 2022?

Do you have questions about astrology?

What Kind of Friend is Your Sign?  Astrology reveals all!
Gemini in Astrology: We'll tell you everything!  Find out everything you need to know here!
Aries in Astrology: We'll tell you everything!  Find out everything you need to know here!
Taurus in Astrology: We'll tell you everything!  Find out everything you need to know here!
The Zodiac Signs Ranked From Most to Least Honest  Can you really trust your friends?
Your Zodiac’s Surprising Hidden Talent   Singing, dancing or even doing the splits?

What does your sign reveal about you?

1144 Angel Number  Embrace The Positive Vibes From Your Angels
1155 Angel Number  Discover Your Ultimate Life Purpose
Mitzrael Guardian Angel Combatting Persecution  Learn more about him here.
Harael Guardian Angel offers intelligence  Learn more about him here.
Yeialel Guardian Angel,  Your greatest support.
Nemamiah Guardian Angel  Symbol of prosperity and development

Play for free as many times as you want

What is my dream job?  Your dream job based on your zodiac sign.

Contact us!