Everything You Need to Know About Capricorn

Do you have Capricorn in your chart?

We’re covered just about every aspect of astrology— from houses to elements to each and every planet. But, you know what we haven’t done? An in-depth guide for each sign in the zodiac. Now we’ve reached Capricorn, one of the most hardworking signs of the zodiac. Take a look at our guide to Capricorn in the gallery below, then let us know if you have Capricorn in your chart in the comments section on social media.

What is Capricorn?

Capricorn is the tenth sign in the zodiac and Capricorns have birthdays from December 22nd-January 19th. The name originates from its constellation and it’s represented by the sea goat. Capricorn is the cardinal earth sign and it’s ruled by Saturn.

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Capricorn Sun

If your Sun is in Capricorn, you have a natural drive to succeed. You’re exceptionally hardworking, often putting your work above all else. You also have a very stoic and disciplined way of being.

Capricorn Moon

If your Moon is in Capricorn, you’re exceptionally reliable. You have a strong set of values and an innate sense of responsibility. You may be prone to bottle up your emotions and prioritizing your work above all else.

Capricorn Rising

If your Rising is in Capricorn, you come off as exceptionally ambitious. You’ve got major boss babe energy (minus the gaslight and gate keep) and are going to take over the world some day. And it’s safe to say that you’re a perfectionist.


Capricorns are most compatible with their fellow earth signs Taurus and Libra. You can also have magnetic chemistry with domestically inclined Cancer. You’re typically least compatible with flighty air signs Gemini, Libra and Aquarius.


Capricorns will typically find success in careers centered on money, such as banking, financial advisory, accounting and economics. You also have a very studious mind, making you a great fit for careers in science, research and academics.

Famous Capricorns

Some of our favorite Capricorn Sun celebrities include Zooey Deschanel, Michelle Obama, Diane Keaton, Dolly Parton, Diane Sawyer, Jared Leto, Ricky Martin, Ryan Seacrest, Sissy Spacek, Timothée Chalamet, Kit Harrington, Gayle King, Denzel Washington, John Legend, LeBron James, Bradley Cooper, Kate Middleton, Zayn Malik, Mary J. Blige, Orlando Bloom, Liam Hemsworth and Regina King.