Fiery Leo Moon is like the fire in the hearth, warming all who come near. Earthy Capricorn Moon is like the mountain that has lasted for ages, always slowly pushing higher. There is a fascination at first. Capricorn Moon is steady, stable, and appears to be going places in life, and those places have money and fun things for Leo Moon. Leo Moon appears to be the Good Time Charlie that Capricorn Moon can play with sometimes, and who will look good as a trophy partner.
Capricorn Moon will wine, dine, and impress Leo Moon, who feels absolutely adored by all the gifts and treats. Unfortunately, Capricorn Moon doesn't feel it can really open up to Leo Moon. Leo Moon likes the party, likes the fun, but it doesn't really understand the pain Capricorn Moon has. After all, it seems like Capricorn Moon just hurts because it feels it has to. Leo Moon tries to bring light in to Capricorn Moon's life, but Capricorn Moon rebuffs it.
The wedding would be a grand, expensive affair. Capricorn Moon, however, will not let Leo Moon get too crazy. Leo Moon doesn't want to be edited, and it will fight for what it wants. Leo Moon may get what it wants, but it will have to pay for it later. Capricorn Moon keeps score. Leo Moon has fits of temper. Capricorn Moon wants Leo Moon to be classier, elegant, and refined. Leo Moon sees takes this as an insult and retaliates by being even more out there than before.
Leo Moon needs admiration. Capricorn Moon needs success. They seem similar, but they're not. Capricorn Moon won't accept any admiration if it hasn't been earned. Leo Moon wants to be admired for who it is, not what it proves to the world. This disconnect makes it difficult to settle down and start a life together. Capricorn Moon seems to be fine doing all the work, but it isn't. It won't tell Leo Moon that it wants it to shoulder some of the burden. It will suffer in silence. Meanwhile, Leo Moon wants more to life than having the big house, the money, and taking care of the kids. Sure, it likes having all these things, but the point is not to achieve status. It's to enjoy them.
Capricorn Moon wants Leo Moon to build up to something big, but Leo Moon is happy where it is. Leo Moon wants Capricorn Moon to look on the bright side, but it thinks that's frivolous. These two inadvertently hurt each other's feelings over and over again. They can live together as working partners in a marriage, as in a marriage of convenience, for quite a long time. They can admire each other from afar. They just don't understand each other. As time goes on, what little they had fades away. They're both likely to fill the hole with other people rather than reconnect with each other.
Leo Moon likes sex because it needs to feel sexy and attractive. Capricorn Moon likes sex because it is a sensual sign and it needs a time and place to indulge its carnal side. Only when Capricorn Moon is absolutely sure Leo Moon will be discreet and not judge it will it close the doors and let loose. Discretion is an absolute must. The problem is that Leo Moon isn't discreet. It wants to shout out how it feels right at the moment it feels it. Capricorn Moon is fine with this... so long as no one hears and no one finds out.
Capricorn Moon is probably the kinkiest Moon in the zodiac precisely because it is so controlled otherwise. Sex is the one place it lets go, and it lets go with a gusto. Who knows what this Moon is really into... and do you really want to know? It will plan vacations simply to go away for sex. It probably has a secret part of the bedroom dedicated to sex. It needs sex to be naughty. It wants to pretend to be someone who is dangerous and carefree, and Leo Moon is game for roleplaying. The problem is that both Moons are into sex for their own purposes. Capricorn Moon may forget to compliment Leo Moon. Leo Moon forgets that Capricorn Moon wants Leo Moon to talk dirty and not laugh in the middle of it. And given what Capricorn Moon may ask for, that may be a bit tough.
These two could really teach each other a lot, but will they learn? Capricorn Moon can teach Leo Moon how to become a better person to get the admiration it deserves, to continuously earn more without resorting to superficial means, like how it dresses. Leo Moon can teach Capricorn Moon to learn to love itself just as it is, and not based on what other people want from it.
This is a big problem because fundamentally, they are different, and because the world rewards both quite well for their respective behaviors. Leo Moon gets immediate satisfaction from wearing flashy clothes. Capricorn Moon gets long-term satisfaction from having an impressive resume. Leo Moon doesn't have the interest or patience to work hard for someone else, not even Capricorn Moon, especially when they never seem satisfied, like Capricorn Moon. If Capricorn Moon can learn to be happy with small things, this will work. Likewise, if Leo Moon can attempt to understand what Capricorn Moon is trying to build, this may have a shot.
Sun sign compatibility will get you so far. Sure, they look good, but are they in it for the better or worse? If you want to know if you want Leo Moon's focus on the here and now, you must know if your Moon sign is compatible with this Moon sign. To determine if your Moon is in Leo or Capricorn, put your birth date and birth time in our Natal Chart Calculator and do the same for your partner.