Knowing the nature of Aquarius, your path is not always straightforward if you have your Midheaven in this sign. However, it is bound to be interesting. You have lots of interesting stories with tell and they don’t lack unexpected twists. If you have your Midheaven in Aquarius in your natal chart, you are a naturally curious person and you crave a career that allows you to keep learning. Routine jobs are not your thing. You need a unique and complex professional environment.
Throughout your life, you experience many sudden ups and downs. It’s not rare for Midheaven in Aquarius folks to change careers and start from scratch again and again. You are driven by a desire to prove your competence to the world. Sharing your knowledge brings you fulfillment.
You dislike ready-made patterns and want to carve out your own path. Going against the mainstream is a big part of the Midheaven in Aquarius. You are mesmerized by knowledge and are interested in many different things. You are the most fulfilled when you can blend all your talents into a unique path that allows you to fully express your creativity.
In astrology, the Midheaven is primarily used as a vocation indicator. This point speaks about your career potential, reputation, the way society sees you. It reveals what gifts you offer the world. This point is more expressed at a later age. The Midheaven doesn’t reflect your personality. It refers to what the world sees from you, not what you are like in your everyday life.
The Midheaven in Aquarius is the most often found in charts where the ascendant is in Taurus or in Gemini.
Let’s dive into the meaning of the Midheaven in Aquarius!
What Does the Midheaven Signify in the Birth Chart?
The MC is an indicator of careerand profession. This point gives you an idea what you are growing towards in life, what qualities you are about to integrate as you grow older and gain more experience in life. This also means that Midheaven is more expressed at an older age.
The MC is about the impression the world gets of you in the first place. It doesn’t reveal what you are like in your everyday life but you when in the spotlight.
By definition, the Midheaven is calculated as the intersection between the meridian and the ecliptic. This point changes very quickly, so you need your exact birth time to calculate it, the more accurate the information, the better. All twelve signs appear on the MC in a 24-hour period.
The Midheaven is associated with the tenth house in the natal chart.
10th House or Midheaven in Aquarius: Agent of Change
The Midheaven in Aquarius is ruled by two planets: it has its traditional ruler, Saturn, and the modern ruler, Uranus. Since Uranus is a generational planet, many astrologers prefer giving emphasis to Saturn in this context. Where these planets fall in your birth chart shows which life areas and themes is your career linked to.
The Midheaven in Aquarius implies that the traits of Aquarius are the most expressed in your professional life. People with this placement are eternal seekers of untried ways to do things. The ultimate goal of Aquarius is to come up with new ideas that help humanity get ahead. People with this placement are often ahead of their time and drawn to cutting-edge technologies. They are pretty open-minded.
Despite being open-minded, you don’t like it when something is imposed on you. The Midheaven in Aquarius suggests that your soul wants a unique trajectory, one completely authentic to you. Your perfect career consists of all the skills you possess combined in a unique way. It’s a must that it lets you be who you really are. Freedom is essential for you. No wonder many Aquarius MC people end up working for themselves.
At a young age, you are often all over the place. As a sign co-ruled by Saturn, the planet of delays, people with their natal Midheaven in Aquarius often find their true path at a later age. They have many interests and often try out a new field. When you are interested in something, you dedicate yourself completely to it and you are able to get to the bottom of the matter. You are hyper-focused on what really captures your attention.
This placement suggests that you thrive in a position that lets you express your creativity. This can be in the artistic sense of the world but it can also manifest as coming up with unique solutions. You enjoy experimenting.
In the birth chart, this placement suggests that you need a career that allows you to express your creativity. You have a pretty unique way of looking at things, and it’s vital that your professional environment encourages you to innovate. You often end up in a dynamic, ever-changing field.
The Midheaven in Aquarius indicates that you enjoy working with others as long as they respect your individuality. It’s important to you to be surrounded by people who inspire you and show you new ways of doing things.
At a young age, projecting a glamorous image is important to you. As you grow older, you learn to think independently and follow your own path. However, if you overdo the Aquarius energy, it can lead to ignoring useful, constructive criticism as well. When young, people with this placement can be overly self-focused and stubborn. They are often perceived as the black sheep of the family.
One of the pitfalls of this placement is not caring about feedback or rebelling for the sake of rebellion. You love breaking the rules but the ultimate question is whether you have a viable alternative. Midheaven in Aquarius in the birth chart can sometimes indicate an anarchist. If you express the negative manifestation of this placement, you can be known as aggressive or even break the law.
Midheaven in Aquarius Careers
The MC is one of the key career indicators in the birth chart. However, you should combine its interpretation with the other career placements to get a more accurate idea, because it is just one factor.
Aquarius loves everything related to technology. The Midheaven in Capricorn is an excellent position for all kinds of engineering (especially electrical engineering or electronics), computer science, technology, the internet, but it can also be good for teaching. People with this placement tend to be good at the aforementioned things.
The Midheaven in Aquarius can also be good for psychology, sociology because this sign loves to analyze people. It can be a very political placement as well.
This MC sign suggests a need for systematic thinking. You are good at analyzing things, which is a great asset in your professional life.
Aquarius MC people are often drawn to volunteering or the non-profit sector. They enjoy networking and meeting like-minded people. They are often genuinely concerned about the future of humanity and dislike seeing inequality in the world.
If you have this placement, you probably dislike authority. You respect people who have earned their status, but it’s common for MC in Aquarius people to have conflicts with authority figures. Many of them end up working for themselves. Freedom and independence are very important to them when it comes to career.
People with their natal Midheaven in Aquarius are often unwilling to compromise. As an authority figure, you are prone to using autocratic tools can be domineering. You dislike criticism.
How does the world see you if you have your natal Midheaven in Aquarius?
People with their natal Midheaven in Aquarius have the most exciting reputation. They are seen as effervescent, fun to be around, and always able to surprise the crowd with something new. Even if you start out on a conventional path, sooner or later you are likely to choose the path less taken. You are often seen as the weird one, but you enjoy it.
In the birth chart, this placement suggests that you are seen as an eccentric personality and it’s impossible to ignore you. Often, you are either loved or hated, no middle ground. Your authenticity makes you really attractive, but it can annoy some people.
You are seen as an outgoing person, even if you are an introvert. It’s easy for you to get along with others.
IC in Leo
The IC (Imum Coeli) is the point directly across the MC. It is a fictional point too, not an actual celestial body. The MC stands for your public life, and the IC is about your private life. This point speaks about your family, home, roots, and ancestors, but also about old age. It is associated with the fourth house. The IC can be the cusp of the fourth house or fall in a different house, depending on the house system used.
The IC in Leo suggests that growing up, you were a creative and self-willed personality. People around you were probably dramatic and energetic.
This placement often indicates ego conflicts in the home. If you are surrounded by domineering personalities.
People with their IC in Leo want to be the king of the home. It makes them very happy if their family respects them and appreciates their efforts. They enjoy being the center of attention and they love entertaining their family members.
This placement suggests that you enjoy living in a lavish home. People with this placement love surrounding themselves with luxury and good-quality materials.
Midheaven in Aquarius Celebrities
Here a few Midheaven in Aquarius celebrities and famous people whose life paths you can study to understand this placement better:
- Tim Burton
- Gordon Ramsay
- Susan Boyle
- Edward Snowden
- Jules Verne
- Miley Cyrus
- Amy Whinehouse
- Virginia Woolf
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