Everything You Need to Know About Libra

Do you have Libra 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 Libra, the seventh sign in the zodiac. Take a look at our guide to Libra in the gallery below, then let us know if you have Libra in your chart in the comments section on social media.

What is Libra?

Libra is the seventh sign in the zodiac and Libras have birthdays between September 23rd and October 22nd. The name originates from its constellation and it’s represented by the scales. Libra is the cardinal air sign and it’s ruled by Venus.

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Libra Sun

If your Sun is in Libra, you’re a social butterfly. You are extremely passionate about fairness and justice. You’re also very interested in art and beauty—both personally, if not professionally.

Libra Moon

If your Moon is in Libra, you value harmony. You strive to keep your emotions balanced. You’re also exceptionally diplomatic in relationships and friendships, striving to be the peacemaker.

Libra Rising

If your Rising is in Libra, you’re a natural charmer. You’re very socially active and can excel in a variety of settings. You also have an elegant, if not regal, air about you.


Libras are most compatible with their fellow air signs, Gemini and Aquarius. You can also have magnetic chemistry with tenacious fire signs Leo and Sagittarius. You’re typically least compatible with sensitive water signs, Cancer, Scorpio and Pisces.


Libras often find success careers that allow you to mediate and debate, such as law. You’re also a social butterfly and can be a great fit for jobs in entertainment, social media and recruiting. Plus, many Libras gravitate toward beauty and can excel in cosmetology, makeup and fashion.

Famous Libras

Some of our favorite Libra Sun celebrities include Bella Hadid, Kim Kardashian, Serena Williams, Will Smith, Cardi B, Amber Rose, Doja Cat, Gwyneth Paltrow, Dakota Johnson, Addison Rae, Donald Glover, Halsey, Lil Wayne, Maddie Ziegler, Michaela Cole, Gwen Stefani, Avril Lavigne, Jenna Ortega, Catherine Zeta Jones, Hilary Duff, Brie Larson, Bruno Mars, Naomi Osaka, Bella Thorne, Kate Winslet, Lena Headey and Zac Efron.