Science / Astrology / Sesquiquadrate, Sesqui-Square: A multiple of the semi-square, and eighth harmonic aspect. A minor hard aspect, separating distance 135°, its influence is frictional.
Sesquiquadrate (Minor aspect)
The planetary energies conflict in determined subtle tension; control is required.
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Sesquiquadrate - An aspect of 135 degrees of arc, the combination of a square and a semi-square. The sesquiquadrate is usually interpreted as providing an influence of irritation or agitation on the planets involved.
Sesquiquadrate [135º +or - 2º] challenges, friction leading to action ...
Sesquiquadrate-An arc of 135 degrees, a "square-and-a-half." A minor aspect indicating tension and challenge.
Sesquiquadrate (135°) Inversion of a Semi-square, and deemed equally unfortunate but less powerful.
sesquiquadrate, sesqui-square A multiple of the semi-square, and eighth harmonic aspect. A minor hard aspect, separating distance 135°, its influence is frictional.
sesquiquintile See tredecile.
The sesquiquadrate (abrv. Ses) is an angle of 135° (a square [90°] + a semisquare [45°]). A separation of 135Â±2° is considered a sesquiquadrate; it indicates somewhat stressful conditions.
Semi-square, sesquiquadrate and quincunx are all minor tense aspects. Psychologically their effect may be seen as a very weak version of the square. Some astrologers give 'them additional importance in predicting events. [See Table] ...
Sesquiquadrate: This aspect is formed by the addition of the square and the semi-square.
Quincunx: Otherwise known as Inconjunct.
Sesquiquadrate: a 135° aspect the semisquare or 8th harmonic family; 3/8th or 5/8th of the circle; crisis, resistance to challenge; orb 2° - 2.5°. To see what a "Sesquiquadrate" looks like in a Natal Chart, Click here! ...
MC Sesquiquadrate Jupiter
Optimism and inner faith increase. There is an element of play, sport, and willingness to gamble in whatever you do here. New enterprises are favored.
The Moon sesquiquadrate your Midheaven indicates that showing feeling or vulnerability is difficult for you at work, and your career is somehow at odds with women, the general public, and/or nature.
Sesquiquadrate orb 1-2° (the glyph is a square with and L shape tail)
135°, when a large orb is given to a trine aspect (120°) this one tends to blend in.
SEMI-SQUARE and SESQUIQUADRATE (45 and 135 degrees)
These operate like the inconjunct/150 degrees. I interpret then as problems with which you are not directly involved. Do not get pulled into another's problems.
Mars Sesquiquadrate N. Node, Orb = 0 Deg 59 Min:
Mars Sesquiquadrate Asc., Orb = 0 Deg 34 Min:
Jupiter Opposition Uranus, Orb = 0 Deg 03 Min:
Jupiter Sesquiquadrate Pluto, Orb = 1 Deg 41 Min:
Saturn Trine N. Node, Orb = 0 Deg 18 Min: ...
These aspects are the conjunction (0deg), Semi-square (45deg), Square (90deg), Sesquiquadrate (135deg), and the Opposition (180deg).
squares, oppositions, semisquares and sesquiquadrates.
The conjunction of Pluto and Chiron, although well past its exact point, is still operative.
SQUARE Angle: 90 degrees (division of the Zodiac by 4) Also sem isquare and sesquiquadrate (45 and 135 degrees or 1/8 and 3/8 of the Zodiac circle).
Why not include the quintile, semi-square, sesquiquadrate and inconjunct aspects?
***Basic types of aspects***
Hard or difficult aspects - Semi-square, Square, Sesquiquadrate, and Opposition. These are the aspects that help us recognize the ingredients in our personality that need changing.
The less important aspects: the sextile, sesquiquadrate, and inconjunct, are allowed 2 degrees of orb or an aspect isn't noted.
Cosmobiology - an astrological system developed by Reinhold Ebertin that emphasized midpoints and the following hard aspects: semi-square, square, sesquiquadrate and opposition.
school consist in the use of Planetary Patterns (q.v.) based upon Midpoints, the cardinal points, Antiscia, and certain hypothetical planets; also the exclusion of all but the "hard" angles: conjunction, semi-square, quadrate, sesquiquadrate and ...
So every midpoint has seven positions around the chart that influence the subject if triggered by planets or personal points: its opposition, its two 4H or square aspects, and its four 8H aspects or two semisquares and two sesquiquadrates.
See also: Square, Planet, Astrology, Opposition, Quadrate