- The Moon is in Aquarius until 10:41 AM, after which the Moon transits Pisces.
- The void Moon occurs from 5:23 AM to 10:41 AM.
- The Moon is waxing and in its Waxing Crescent phase.
- The New Moon/Solar Eclipse occurred on the 26th in the sign of Capricorn, and the First Quarter Moon will happen on January 2nd.
- Uranus Rx
**Times are Eastern Standard Time (EST).
Daily Horoscopes/Astro Highlights for each Sign:
Today’s energies are strong for gaining a good sense as to what needs to go or improve with money or business matters, dear Aries. This is a time for getting out of a thinking rut and for embracing new ideas, methods, and approaches. You may feel renewed as you discard old ways of thinking. The Moon heads into your privacy sector for a couple of days, signaling an emotional need for more time to yourself so that you can recharge. Getting extra time to think and muse is especially helpful with today’s Mercury-Uranus aspect that stimulates creative, progressive thinking. You’re in a reasonable frame of mind to see where you can excel by taking a small risk or making a change. Communicating frankly and with transparency can be very rewarding now.
This can be a day for coming up with exciting ideas, dear Taurus. You’re thinking outside the box, and you’re in good shape for education, communications, travel, and projects revolving around technology and new-thought topics. News or ideas can nudge you along in a positive direction. It’s a fine time for feeling freer and more spontaneous. With Mercury in your adventure sector these days, you’re more often than not letting your mind wander and wonder. Today, the right energy is available for detaching yourself just enough to enjoy a detox of sorts on a mental level. A mental detour can be most welcome now.
You’re in fine shape for exploring the depths of a topic or subject, dear Gemini. Inspiring conversations can happen, or something that is communicated or news coming in today can help you let go of a past matter and move forward in a positive direction. You feel detached just enough that you’re bringing more objectivity to a usually tricky or emotional topic, and you can break new ground as a result. You might even have the opportunity to rid yourself of a nagging problem or a secret. There is the ability to see right down to the core of a situation. It’s a great time to observe others and look for possible reasons for their behavior. The same type of analysis can be quite successful applied to yourself! You may very well move forward as the result of a conversation or some thought tangents.
There can be realizations, musings, or discussions that lead you to wonderful insights today, dear Cancer. You’re likely to get a good sense that you’re moving forward after an open conversation or personal honesty today. Consider ways to unburden yourself in some significant way, as the freer you are, the more likely you’ll welcome positive new energy into your life. There can be a wonderful meeting of the minds today, or you might experience a breakthrough with a partner or about a relationship. Better communication may be just the ticket to move forward. Ideas that come to you now probably have quite a bit of merit. Use the open spirit of the Mercury-Uranus transit today to discover ways to let go of burdening attitudes or situations. Networking can lead to useful or pleasant discoveries.
This is a time of fresh ideas or new methods for accomplishing your goals related to your work, habits, chores, health, and daily life, dear Leo. It’s a fine day to explore your options. You may very well see a way forward, and you certainly have a sharp eye for making improvements. You are especially interested in making progress now, and if you can find ways to keep things fresh and non-routine, you’ll enjoy stronger feelings of freedom and optimism. With Mercury in your work and health sector harmonizing with Uranus at the top of your solar chart, you’re there can be ideas or news that fuel your optimism about health matters, or that inspires you to brush up your skills. The work or effort you’re putting in today engages your emotions.
This can be a time of feeling quite positive, dear Virgo, and you can have a strong desire to move something forward. You’re entertaining ideas or new methods for making advancements. Creative projects or romantic relationships may receive a nice boost. There is progressive energy with you today that inspires you to look forward with more confidence. It can be a great time to show others that you care through granting them more freedom or offering your time to listen or brainstorm. New or alternative methods and approaches seem to work best for you at the moment. Conversations can be especially open, or you may be a little more honest with yourself. Either way, you’re turning a page.
This can be a good time for opening up about your personal life, dear Libra, whether it’s through discussions with or about loved ones or it’s from giving matters further thought. It’s a fine day for letting go of petty issues and for focusing instead on more spiritual or emotional needs. There can be inventive solutions to home-related problems and new approaches with family and loved ones. Today’s energies are fabulous for putting your worries behind you and focusing on what’s ahead of you. You can enjoy sharing creative ideas and memories with people close to you, and there can be a focus on opening up the lines of communication, and even education, in the home environment. This may also be a time for exciting personal revelations that also have the effect of nudging you along a positive path.
You’re finding inventive ways to advance your personal interests and projects, dear Scorpio. A Mercury-Uranus trine today suggests you can enjoy others’ perspectives and put them to good use. You can benefit from brainstorming tremendously, or others’ feedback can open your eyes to a situation. Unusual ideas or different perspectives lead to fabulous plans. Socializing and conversing is a breeze today. You are in the mood for something different or unique, finding it challenging doing the same old routine, and you may be pushing boundaries a little in your conversations as a result, perhaps to stir the pot and keep things exciting. This can have impressive effects! The Moon’s move into your creativity sector boosts your mood further.
You’re in a strong position to gain insights into money and business matters today, dear Sagittarius. You’re especially open to new or alternative ideas and methods with Mercury’s connection to Uranus. Information you come across can be notably helpful, or it can serve as a pleasant surprise. Finances or work matters move forward, or you feel more optimistic about the direction in which they’re heading. The Moon moves into your home and family sector for a couple of days, stimulating your needs for familiarity and comfort. Even so, the day favors new ideas and novel approaches. Being especially open and forthcoming with family can be rewarding now.
Mercury is in your sign, and today, harmonizes with exciting Uranus in your creative sector, dear Capricorn. This aspect can stimulate a sense of being free or more courageous about expressing yourself in unique and spirited ways. Your more unique qualities, mainly related to the mind, are emphasized and appreciated. There is a high ability to express yourself in positive and even inspiring ways. Open and honest conversations with others, particularly a partner, lover, or child, can be in focus. Looking ahead rather than dwelling on the past is your preference and serves you well for the time being. The Moon moves into your communications sector, further reinforcing a theme of mental stimulation and curiosity.
Mercury is transiting your privacy sector, dear Aquarius, and today, harmonizes with Uranus, opening you up just a little and encouraging you to reach out, particularly to family and loved ones. It’s a generally good time to make progress on a practical or psychological problem. Inner restlessness can sometimes lead us down the wrong path, but today, it may motivate you to make a positive change or to improve your life in some manner. Family matters are in good form, and progressive ideas about how to make yourself feel secure can be easy to come by. The atmosphere is open and honest. Trying something new can be refreshing, and it can also lead to fresh ideas.
It can be a fine day for studies, networking, and illuminating discussions, dear Pisces. You are magnetic today, particularly in your communications. Good ideas are flowing freely around you, and this is especially the case as you relate to and interact with friends and associates. Look for ways to move forward, open up the lines of communication, and to put dysfunctional elements behind you. The Moon moves into your sign today, and you have a stronger need to feel connected with others and for your emotions to be validated. Fortunately, you’re likely to enjoy a feeling of being in sync with a friend or love interest.
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.