Science / Astrology / Quincunx: A minor hard aspect, separating distance 150°, the fifth multiple of the twelfth harmonic (30°, semi-sextile). Interpretation focuses on adjustmental needs. Also called an inconjunct.


Science / Astrology / Disjunct: Another name for the quincunx aspect. See quincunx. MORE


Science / Astrology / Athazer: A term applied by the ancients to the Moon when it forms an exact conjunction, semi-square, square, quincunx or opposition with the Sun or is separated from the sun by 12° or 160°. MORE


Science / Astrology / Yod: An aspect configuration in which two planets in sextile both form a quincunx (inconjunct) with the same third planet; it is given a karmic connotation. Sometimes called the Finger of God. See also Fin MORE


Science / Astrology / Afflicted: Used to describe a planet which is unfavorably aspected; squares, oppositions and quincunxes. An ancient term which is still commonly used. MORE


Science / Astrology / Inconjunct: A minor hard aspect, 150°, synonymous with quincunx. See quincunx. MORE

Finger Of God

Science / Astrology / Finger Of God: An ambiguous term used variously to indicate the handle in a bucket formation or the yod, a configuration consisting of two planets in sextile and each quincunx to the same third planet. The yod is as MORE