Heavenly Body Table of Correspondences

The Moon

Type: Planet (in astrological terms)
Basic Energy: Emotions
Rules Woman; cycles; birth; generation; inspiration; poetry; emotions; travel, especially by water; the sea and tides; fertility; rain; intuition; psychic ability; secrets; dreams
New or Crescent Moon the Maiden, birth and initiation, virginity, beginnings, the hunt
Full Moon the Mother, growth, fulfillment, sexuality, maturation, nurturing, love
Waning or Dark Moon the Crone, the woman past menopause, old age, deep secrets, wisdom, divination, prophecy, death and resurrection, endings
Magickal Purposes: Childbearing, dreams, healing, memory, theft, virginity.
Day Monday
Element Water
Metal Silver
Color: New White or Silver
Color: Full Red, Green, Violet
Color: Waning Black
Signs of the Zodiac Cancer
Detriment: Capricorn ♑
Exaltation: Taurus ♉
Fall: Scorpio ♏
Tone Ti
Letter S
Number 3 or 9
Jewel Moonstone, pearl, quartz, rock crystal, aquamarine, beryl, chalcedony, mother of pearl, sapphire, selenite
Cabbalistic Sphere 9 Yesod~Foundation
Angel Gabriel
Incense Eucalyptus, ginseng, jasmine, lemon balm, myrrh, myrtle, poppy, sandalwood, coconut, camphor, rose
Oil Myrrh
Plants Adder's Tongue, aloe, banana, bladderwrack, cabbage, calamus, camellia, chamomile, chickweed, club moss, cucumber, gardenia, grape, honesty, Irish moss, jasmine, Job's tears, leafy vegetables, lemon balm, lettuce, lily, loosestrife, lotus, mallow, meadow rue, melons, moonwort, mushrooms, myrtle, opium poppy, poppy, potato, pumpkin, purslane, sea holly, seaweed, turnip, watercress, wild rose, willow, wintergreen, hazel, almond
Tree Willow
Animal Hare, elephant, cat
Goddesses Artemis, Brizo, Ceridwen, Diana, Hathor, Isis, Hecate, Levanah, Lunah, Mari, Nimuë, Pasiphaë, Phoebe, Selene, Anna
Goddesses: New Artemis, Nimuë
Goddesses: Full Diana, Mari
Goddesses: Waning Hecate, Anna
Gods: Atlas, Khonsu, Sin
Time it takes to circle an astrological chart: 27 days and 7 hours spends 2.3 to 2.5 days in each sign.
Retrograde Periods: None
Number of Satellites (Moons and Asteroids): None, though she goes "void" as she moves from sign to sign. A void period can last from a few minutes to two days.
Degrees this planet moves on an average day: Approximately .5° per hour, or 12° per day.
Consistency: No air or liquid water. No weather. Landforms are a result of meteoric impacts.
Planetary Incense: Mix equal parts of: Lemon balm, myrrh, and eucalyptus
Oil: Myrrh oil
Planetary Hours (Sunrise):
Planetary Hour(s): Day:
6 Sunday
1 and 8 Monday
3 and 10 Tuesday
2 and 9 Wednesday
6 Thursday
5 and 12 Friday
2 and 9 Saturday
Planetary Hours (Sunset):
Planetary Hour(s): Day:
6 Sunday
3 and 10 Monday
7 Tuesday
4 and 11 Wednesday
1 and 8 Thursday
5 and 12 Friday
2 and 9 Saturday
Planetary Hour Operations: Any issue having to do with water, travel over water, swimming, etc. Find lost objects, send emotional messages, speak with the deceased. Visionary work, divination. Prepare any magickal item that involves water or liquid, such as holy water or oil. Situations involving your mother, grandmother, or children.