is based on "Trutine
. In addition to
the calculation process outlined by Hermes Trismegistus, you can define
your own rules for Epoch Charts.
is a derived
chart, so in order to calculate it you will need to cast the base chart
To generate a new Epoch
, please follow these steps:
- Open a chart or create a new
- Expand the Traditions
menu and select the Epoch
Chart...' menu option. The Epoch
Chart form will appear.
- The Epoch Chart form
values default to the rules as outlined by Hermes Trismegistus:
- Planet is the Moon.
Epoch search assumes ~9 months (270 days) period prior
to birth. So by default the search will start from 270 days before
birth date and will go backwards until the Epoch moment is found.
- ASC is the default point. Alternatively, DESC can be used.
- You can customize any of those rules by selecting different
planets, different pre-natal search periods and specifying different
house cusps to which planetary returns are calculated.
- Click OK.
- The Epoch Charts are included in AstroApp Pro and AstroApp Financial Gold Editions.