A Natal Chart is also known as a birth chart. Natal charts are graphs that illustrate astrological data (position of the planets and signs) when you were born.
How does my natal chart differ from my horoscope?
A horoscope is a more general, less detailed chart than a natal chart. Horoscopes only include the position of the sun when calculating your astrological chart. Hundreds of pieces of information combine to create your natal chart. Since natal charts are more detailed, they are more accurate than your horoscope. While horoscopes can shed some bits of truth, your natal chart gives more personalized insight into your personality.
How will I benefit from having my natal chart?
Natal charts will give you an awareness of your hidden desires and motivations. The unique detailed analysis of the positions of the planets and their relationship to each other uncovers character traits, and the strengths and weaknesses of your personality. The three major benefits of a natal chart include:
Why is it important to share my time of birth?
Natal charts are most effective when they are complete. Accurate calculations depend on the precise position of the stars when you were born.The zodiac changes one degree every four minutes; whereas, a natal chart is accurate to the minute you were born. In addition to determining the exact positions of the planets, your time of birth will facilitate pinpointing your ascendant sign. Including your ascendant sign will improve the accuracy of your natal chart. While some astrologers will create your natal chart without a time of birth, that data is incomplete. Supplying an exact time and place of birth ensures you will benefit from the most accurate natal chart.