Scorpio is the eighth sign of the zodiac in western astrology. It is a feminine, fixed, water sign that is ruled by Mars. Under the modern rulership scheme, Scorpio is said to be ruled by Pluto.


Symbol: The Scorpion

Gender: Feminine

Triplicity: Water

Quadruplicity: Fixed

Ruling Planet: Mars, Pluto (Modern Rulership)

Part of the Body: Genitals

Fall: The Moon

Detriment: Venus