The zodiac sign for January 4 is Capricorn.
Astrological symbol: Goat. This relates to simplicity, ambition, a strong and driven nature that is sometimes impulsive. This is the symbol for people born between December 22 and January 19 when the Sun is considered to be in Capricorn.
The Capricornus Constellation is one of the twelve constellations of the zodiac, with the brightest star being delta Capricorni. It the smallest zodiac constellation, covering an area of only 414 square degrees. It lies between Sagittarius to the West and Aquarius to the East, covering visible latitudes between +60° and -90°.
The French name it Capricorne while the Greeks prefer their own Aegokeros, however the origin of the January 4 zodiac sign, the Goat, is the Latin Capricorn.
Opposite sign: Cancer. This suggests that this sign and Capricorn are complementary and placed across each other on the astrological wheel, meaning fun and unpredictability and some sort of balancing act between the two.
Modality: Cardinal. This shows positivity and independence and also how sweet natives born on January 4 truly are.
Ruling house: The tenth house. This place represents the paternal space of the zodiac and suggests the virile and willful male figure but also the paths one can choose in life in terms of career and social activity.
Ruling body: Saturn. This planetary ruler suggests methodical sense and sensitivity. Saturn is one of the seven classical planets that are visible to the naked eye. It is also relevant to mention about the sincerity component.
Element: Earth. This is an element that brings structure and the sense of practicality in the lives of those born under the January 4 zodiac. Earth associated to the other three elements models or heats up.
Lucky day: Saturday. Under the governing of Saturn, this day symbolizes stability and pure force. It is suggestive for the Capricorn natives who are reserved.
Lucky numbers: 3, 6, 17, 18, 27.
Motto: "I utilize!"
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People born on January 4 are realistic, practical, natural born leaders. Just like a true Capricorn, they are affectionate and trustworthy. They enjoy creating a stabile climate around their families and also travelling a lot. They dislike mediocrity and stupidity. Those born under this sign like to spend time in calming and soothing environments.
Positive traits: Knowledgeable and pragmatic, these natives have a lot of energy but also know when to be all calm and poised. Capricorn people are usually shy and controlled but they also have an aspiring and diligent nature. Those born under this sign are also circumspect when it comes to relevant things and funny and entertaining when their spending time with their mates and family.
Negative traits: Reluctance to transformation and their overly circumspect nature are the biggest enemies of these natives and what is keeping them from growing. They often lose chances because they are not rapid enough to adapt and at the same time they prefer to dwell in their small mechanisms than do the effort to accept something new. They are prone to aggressive mood swings when they don't feel in control.
Love and Compatibility for January 4 Zodiac
Lovers born on January 4 are dependable and romantic. They seek for a lifetime partner to whom they can commit and create a balanced and accomplishing relationship. They are attracted to enthusiastic and imaginative people that are as reliable as they are. You can conquer the heart of Capricorn if you are trustworthy and energetic. When they are single they are in no hurry to enter a relationship if they don't feel it's the right thing to do, they focus instead on their own self development.
They are likely to fall in love at a young age and have many interactions with different kinds of people. Once they settle for their loved one, they are patient and dependable and seek for peace and fulfillment. Usually a reserved person, once they are in love, everyone around them knows it. They surprise everyone with their warmth and devotion to their loved one, especially because love comes unexpectedly in their life. They are most compatible with those born on 1st, 8th, 10th, 17th, 19th, 26th and 28th.
January 4 Zodiac people are very attached to the other two earth signs: Taurus and Virgo as they tend to share the same vision of life. In life, Capricorn is in a constant search for a charming and sensible partner and the one to offer them this is the native in Cancer. The lover in Capricorn is thought to be least compatible with Sagittarius. As for the rest of compatibilities between the other star signs and Capricorn, you know what they say, stars predispose but people dispose.
The lucky Capricorn birthstone for those born under the January 4 is the inspiring Garnet.
Garnet presents a precious stone that reflects reliability and awareness. This zodiac birthstone should be used in pendants, bracelets and other accessories.
This is said to bring constancy and balance in the life of the wearer. It is also thought to wave of nightmares and fears. This gemstone is derived from granatum, that means seed. Africa, Sri Lanka and India are places where Garnets can be found.
Another birthstone considered beneficial for Capricorn natives is Sapphire. It symbolizes sincerity and constancy.
Characteristics of January 4.
January 4 Zodiac belongs to the second decan of CAPRICORN (January 2-January 11). This decan is influenced by the planet Venus. Those born under this influence combine the affectionate and realistic nature of Capricorn with the passion and sensuality of Venus. This period tempers the positive and negative characteristics of the Capricorn zodiac sign, slightly enhancing the positive ones.
Being born on the 4th day of the month shows these people are hard working, meticulous and self disciplined. The numerology for January 4 is 4. This number reveals creation combined with logic and a bit of stubbornness. Those Capricorn associated with number four are surely imaginative but also hard working and critical.
January is the first month of the year, bringing novelty and great expectations for the next year. Those born in January are ambitious and hardworking. January 4 Zodiac people are organized and enthusiastic. January symbols that resonate with these people are Garnet and Onyx as gemstones, Carnation as a plant and the Roman god of openings and closure.
What statistics say about January 4 Zodiac?
In the Gregorian Calendar, January 4 is placed as the 4th day of the year while there are 361 days left until the end of the year or 362 days in case of leap years. The thirty fifth day of winter, this is also the Ogoni Day for the Survival of the Ogoni People.
Capricorn is placed eighth on the list from most common to least common zodiac sign. Under a definite feminine symbolism, this even number sign is considered to have a negative polarity with perceptive energy. This characterizes introvert people who are reserved and quite rigorous. Amongst the archetypes used when talking about this sign there is the Father. Families with at least one parent Capricorn are said to make more babies.
Famous people born on January 4 under the Capricorn zodiac sign: Louis Braille, Coco Jones, Labrinth and Tina Knowles.