- The Moon is in Cancer until 9:06 PM, after which the Moon is in Leo.
- The void Moon occurs today from 3:29 PM to 9:06 PM.
- The Moon is waxing and in its Waxing Crescent phase.
- The New Moon occurred on the 22nd in the sign of Taurus, and the First Quarter Moon will occur tomorrow.
- Current retrogrades: Pluto Rx
**Times are Eastern Daylight Time (EDT).
Daily Horoscopes/Astro Highlights for each Sign:
AriesThe Moon continues its transit of your family and home sector for much of the day, dear Aries, and inclines you to some introspection. Later today, however, you come out of your shell and feel more interactive. The days ahead are potentially excellent for ideas about money and material things, and you can be excited to explore and build on your talents. You can feel a bit indulgent today, however. Part of you wants to smooth over differences and keep the peace today, but there can be some missteps or misunderstandings to manage. There can be a feeling that others are not telling you the full story. They probably aren’t right now, but it may simply be due to indecision or a lack of touch with how they truly feel. The day’s energies favor inspiration and imagination more than they do attention to detail, so keep your options open and experiment with different ideas and approaches before settling on something definite for best results now.
TaurusThe days ahead are powerful for great ideas, dear Taurus, but today, you may not be very disciplined for the time being. As well, there can be a tendency to misrepresent yourself. Attempts to express your feelings can go a little wrong if you’re not connecting with your true feelings on a matter, which is highly likely right now. Distractions can make it difficult to keep up or to do your best. Social or emotional concerns don’t mix well with more practical and logical affairs right now. People hear you, but don’t necessarily see the whole picture, so it’s important to be clear and mindful about what you’re saying and writing. Your mind can wander when you need it to stay put the most! Keeping things open, if this is possible, may lead to a more enjoyable day. Enjoy the creative vision and resolve to fill in the practical details at a later date.
GeminiThe days ahead are wonderful for seeing things in a more positive and forgiving light, dear Gemini, and this does wonderful things for your general mood. It can be an exciting time for personal reflection. Still, today’s energies are a bit murky, and misunderstandings are more likely than not. There can be a tendency for others to misinterpret what you’re saying or for you to misrepresent your feelings. You may not have all the right information to make a clear decision or assessment of your situation, just for now, but you can come to some useful ideas and insights with some reflection. There can be tricky or somewhat touchy interactions right now, and relationships might require extra attention to keep things running up to par. Communications can lead to more question marks. Fortunately, you’re talented at smoothing everything over, especially when you lift yourself above the moment and don’t take moments of being out of sync too seriously.
CancerThe Moon continues to transit your sign much of the day, dear Cancer, and you’re in good shape for exploring your feelings. Mercury’s minor challenging aspects can suggest some sensitivity to the finer points of communication, so you may want to tread with care. Details may not get attention today, but they can be sorted out at a later date. Consider that networks or friends can be giving you important feedback in the week ahead and that you’ll also be gathering valuable information from or through them. Even so, there is some tendency to misunderstand one another today. Watch for blurred lines in the practical world. Do your best to avoid making unclear or vague statements. It makes sense to be a little more mindful with your communications. It’s not the best time to stir the pot, open up sensitive conversations, or jump to conclusions. It’s better to play a supportive role by listening, observing, and helping.
LeoThis is a generally good time for openings and opportunities, particularly involving career, business, finances, and reputation, dear Leo. Still, there is some tendency to overlook the emotional component of your interactions in your excitement on a mental level today, so you may want to watch for that to avoid hurt feelings or misunderstandings. Differences of opinion seem a little easier to take if you approach them from a mental plane rather than an emotional one. You may prefer to observe than act until later today when the Moon enters your sign. Considering that Mercury is forming minor challenging aspects, it can be a good idea to reserve judgment for the time being. There is a general tendency to misunderstand and misconstrue, more than usual, and this is best kept in mind. There can be some tensions, too, making it wise to be more mindful than usual about how you word ideas and opinions. Thinking today may be a little fuzzy.
VirgoGenerally speaking, your ideas are big these days, dear Virgo, but whether or not they will come to be, the important thing is that you’re feeling inspired and allowing new ideas to flow. It’s a time to stretch your mind and entertain new perspectives. Today’s energies are not ideal for locking something down or for crystal-clear thinking, however. People can be a little sensitive and indirect in their approach, and conversations may not go as you intend as a result. It’s best to avoid jumping to conclusions or speaking about a matter prematurely. There can be some confusion surrounding opinions or directions. Try to let go of a need to define things and for definite answers for best results right now, aiming to be patient with yourself and others. The Moon moves into the sign just behind yours later today, suggesting the need for some time to decompress and process.
LibraThe week ahead is quite strong for gaining important clues, solving a mystery, investigating, and understanding a relationship or your finances better, dear Libra. However, there can be some difficulties getting your message across well today. Others can be more sensitive than usual today, possibly feeling slighted, or we can be too focused on words used rather than the intentions behind them. Watch for over-analyzing or intellectualizing your feelings in such a way that you misrepresent yourself. There can be a need to clarify your position with someone or a sense that you need to spell out what you want for others to understand your needs. With a bit of awkwardness, it may be wise to pace yourself today. Adjustments need to be made before pushing forward, possibly finance-related ones. It’s better to compromise than push forward just for now.
ScorpioThe week ahead is especially strong for brilliant ideas and brainstorming, dear Scorpio. There is some tendency to overstate or spend too much time in our heads today, however, so you may want to choose your words carefully to avoid misunderstandings. Feelings and logic tend to mix in all the wrong ways right now, and this can mean speaking too emotionally or relating too intellectually or logically. You may not be in close touch with how you truly feel so that it’s better not to try to explain your feelings until you truly know what they are. Although the day does contain some confusing energy, if you aim to stay flexible, it can be quite enjoyable. You may be feeling a little out of touch, or you could be craving a temporary break from the colder elements of reality. Part of you may want to know the truth of a matter, but there can also be a need to maintain a dream or idealized image. It may be best to take a breather from overthinking things.
SagittariusYou can feel a strong need to help or support others with information you’ve gathered for them, dear Sagittarius, or with your advice. Watch, however, for arriving at a conclusion too quickly. It’s fine to take the time to consider problems, as you’re inclined to go at them from a new angle, and this can be very helpful. There can be some discrepancy between true feelings and what is actually communicated today, so do your best to avoid putting too much weight in communications that seem a little off. As well, you may want to avoid speaking about your feelings before you truly know what they are. This can be a good time for taking a breather from too much thinking and analyzing. You can feel passionately about your ideas and projects, but special attention to realities, facts, and figures can seem too draining now. Try not to rush things through since slowing down is better than committing to new ventures at the moment.
CapricornThe coming days are potentially fabulous for important ideas and communications, dear Capricorn. Today’s energies are a little tricky, however. It may be best to avoid off the cuff remarks today with Mercury in minor but challenging aspects to Venus and Neptune, as you could say something that misrepresents what you feel in your heart. There can be social blunders to manage. It may be a better day to take extra breaks than for a demanding schedule, if possible. There is some tendency to misconstrue or draw the wrong conclusions under current transits. People can be friendly but noncommittal, and your ability to keep things open can lead to more personal enjoyment and less frustration. It may be better to slow down and make adjustments and observations. Later today, the Moon moves into your intimacy sector, pointing to a deeper need for involvement in a project.
AquariusThe coming days are strong for new ideas or information that boosts your personal or home life, dear Aquarius. There is some tendency to take things the wrong way today, however, but you can rise above it. Words selected to communicate feelings may not be perfect, and it’s best to keep this in mind whether you’re crafting a speech or on the receiving end. As well, there can be mistaken or entirely missed communications. There may be some temptation to gloss over issues just to avoid unpleasantness. It’s best not to expect to reach clear conclusions today, as definitive answers and commitments may be hard to come by just for now. Give yourself a break from overthinking the details and instead experiment and play with your options.
PiscesYou’re in great shape for dreaming up new ideas for projects in the coming days, dear Pisces, and you can feel particularly enthused about what you’re learning or communicating. There is some tendency to trip over words in communications today, however, that should be considered. You may be concentrating on the words minus the human element, and this can lead to hurt feelings. It’s important to avoid pinning your hopes on arriving at reliable conclusions for the time being. Today is more about inspiration and creativity than attention to the details, and you need these kinds of days as much as you need those times of practical intelligence. Misunderstandings hold the potential for unnecessary drama today, so you may want to make sure you’re particularly clear with directions and instructions. Allow for extra time to rest and contemplate.
Astrology of Today – The Details:
If you’re astrologically inclined and interested in the details of the Astrology of today, here are some of the factors considered in the forecasts (for the astrology of the week, see This Week in Astrology):
Planet Color Key: The longer the bar, the slower the aspecting planet and the longer the duration of the planet’s transit.
The purple marker above shows where we are in the current moon phase cycle.