Virgo is an astrological sign which originated from the constellation Virgo, and is the 6th sign of the zodiac. Virgo is classed as a negative or feminine, introverted sign; its element is Earth and its quality is mutable. Traditionally, in astrology, Virgo is ruled by the planet Mercury.
The opposite sign to Virgo is Pisces.
Under the tropical zodiac, Virgo is occupied by the Sun from August 23rd → September 22nd, and under the sidereal zodiac, it is currently from September 17th → October 17th. Virgo is the only zodiacal sign represented by a female. The Leo-Virgo cusp dates are between August 19th → August 23rd. The Virgo-Libra cusp dates are September 19th → September 23rd.