- The Moon is in Pisces all day.
- There is no void Moon today.
- The Moon is waxing and in its Waxing Crescent phase until 1:58 AM, after which the Moon is in its First Quarter phase.
- The First Quarter Moon occurs today at 1:58 AM.
- Chiron Rx and Uranus Rx.
**Times are Eastern Standard Time (EST).
Daily Horoscopes/Astro Highlights for each Sign:
The Moon spends the day in your privacy sector, dear Aries. Tomorrow, your new lunar cycle begins when the Moon enters your sign. Today is better for tying up loose ends, reflecting, and catching up on rest. Emotional healing and refreshment come through time alone for reflection or a break from competitive situations. Whatever “rest” means to you these days, it’s appropriate to make time for it. This need does seem to conflict with the Sun’s transit that encourages experimentation and exploration. You might wrestle with whether to stick with what you know or push out of your comfort zone. It would be a good idea to recognize the need to make changes, but it’s also essential to have a strong sense of what you can and cannot do. Honor your need for some downtime. You might even want to comfort yourself with something familiar and routine tonight, but get ready to open up your schedule tomorrow. Seek out patches of time to yourself.
The Moon’s transit of your social sector today is a happy one, dear Taurus. It brings out your more sociable side or your need for a sense of belonging to something greater than yourself. You may want to do something different, experiment, or diversify now. You’re seeking greater freedom and self-expression in spite of a general need for more intimacy and closeness these days. There’s a bit of a rebel in you today, but it’s good for you to break some patterns in small ways at the moment. Even though your mood is contradictory, you manage to find ways to satisfy your diverse needs. It’s an excellent time to give others room to be themselves without any pressure to perform or to measure up–and to take the same liberties for yourself. Your energy increases when others give you a little leeway, or if there’s room to add some inventiveness and diversity to your tasks.
There may be a call to your duties or for you to perform today, dear Gemini, with the Moon transiting the top of your chart. It’s a more accountable, goal-focused time of the lunar month. It seems to contrast with the current very sociable theme in your life. Nevertheless, today finds you in a more noticeable position or a situation that keeps you on your toes. Once past a struggle between wanting to go your own way and socialize or collaborate with someone close to you, you’re quite productive. You can be especially fascinated with a workable idea, project, or mystery to solve as the Moon connects with Saturn and Pluto. The desire may be to bring something to a new level, whether this is an idea, project, or relationship. Others are seeing how practical and valuable you can be.
Today’s energies put you in a fine position for connecting with others and doing something fun or creative, dear Cancer. The Moon spends the day in imaginative Pisces and your adventure sector, inspiring you to reach new heights. The desire for just a little more from a relationship or project is with you. Or, this is about seeking more meaning through your experiences. It’s a time for shaking things up just a little so that life doesn’t become dull. You want to know you’re growing, learning, and improving. Still, the Sun is currently encouraging a more detail-oriented, practical focus these days, and you may briefly feel a bit torn between activities. Boredom with the usual routine can be in the spotlight! As divided as you may be feeling about work and play, you’re in a great position to think up new ideas and possibilities. The trick is to avoid shooting so high that you give up too quickly.
Early today, the Moon and the Sun clash, dear Leo, and restlessness can result. However, through a bit of discontent, you may understand your needs and ambitions a bit better. There is a tendency to either overdo and push too hard, or to avoid responsibilities altogether, and neither situation is going to leave you feeling satisfied. If you don’t feel up to par or your mood fluctuates, immoderate activity or indecision is likely the culprit. Frustrations require a positive channel for release, and possibly a creative one with the Sun in your expressive fifth house. However, don’t ignore deeper needs that surface and demand attention. As the day advances, you gain perspective and a decent sense of your limits. It’s a good time to pour extra special attention into a pet project.
The Moon spends the day in your partnership sector, aligning with Neptune there, dear Virgo. You’re likely to shine the brightest if you get things done with someone special. Having company helps you get in better touch with your feelings and ideas at this time of the lunar month. A very early Sun-Moon square can have you caught between two strong needs, however. You’ve been craving more peace and quiet these days, and perhaps wanting to do things your own way. A sudden need for companionship can create a bit of a clash or conundrum. Once past this, you’ll find ways to settle your mind. It may be better not to overthink things, following the Pisces Moon tendency to let things flow along as they may! Your cooperative, helpful nature comes shining through, making it natural for others to acknowledge your efforts.
You’re in great shape for diversifying, learning, and seeking out new information these days, dear Libra. You particularly enjoy sharing your viewpoint and can derive a real energy buzz from the process of exchanging ideas. The Moon encourages you to put things in order and attend to your duties or practical affairs, however. You can feel behind but not quite ready to apply yourself to get back on track. Self-discipline comes more naturally as the day advances. While you can feel a little scattered early today, you seem to figure it all out as the day progresses. It doesn’t help anyone to become stressed out, after all. As you center yourself, you begin gravitating towards the right methods and situations for you and your purposes.
The Sun in your solar second house these days inclines you to seek out some predictability, dear Scorpio. You can undoubtedly benefit from the comfort of a routine now. However, the Moon spends the day in your sector of joy, encouraging you to break out of a pattern and have a little fun. Watch for risky moves with money, but aim to enjoy a bit more interactivity. While the dichotomy could produce some stress early today, you’re more likely to embrace the need for time to refresh and rejuvenate yourself through activities you genuinely enjoy. You express yourself more spontaneously, from the heart, and creatively at this point in the lunar cycle. Still, as the Moon connects with heavy planets in your communications sector today, you seem always reminded of your responsibilities and ambitions!
The Sun in your sign these days keeps you active and on-call, dear Sagittarius. Still, the Moon is transiting your home and family sector until tomorrow, and the need to relax and wind down is real. Stress may be the result, but it may be of the productive variety if you allow it to motivate you rather than dwell on a dilemma. Consider that while some issues or desires can feel pressing or urgent, waiting things out may make more sense, working in your favor in the long run. While your confidence has been building, today, you may feel the need for comfort and familiarity, and it’s good for you to honor it. As the day advances, you can find a nice balance between emotions and practical needs. Taking more time for stillness can help you get in better touch with your feelings on a matter.
You’ve needed to commit to taking more time to yourself recently, dear Capricorn. It’s important and useful, but today’s Moon wants you to reach out, and you may need to put this commitment on hold for a minute! You may need to run errands, seek out information, or otherwise engage now with the Moon in your communications sector all day. Even if outside influences don’t steal your attention, your own mind can go in circles. Still, as the day advances, it’s easier to balance things out and center yourself. While it may not be the most productive of times, the day is nevertheless valuable for lifting your spirits and contributing to a sense of overall well-being. Detach yourself a little from heavier topics and demanding activities now for a nice change of pace.
The Sun’s current transit of your social sector has been encouraging you to reach out or experiment, dear Aquarius. However, the Moon in the sign after yours all day inclines you to want to settle in. It’s a pleasant, useful break that you might initially fight, but later find it just right! Until then, energy levels and moods can fluctuate. The need to slow down and pace yourself is real, and it becomes natural as the day progresses. Be gentle with yourself and your activities and projects for best results now. Recent commitments to your social life, group endeavors, or your happiness goals may need to wait as you attend to your security needs. Soon enough, and as early as tomorrow, you’ll have more emotional fuel for pursuing your personal interests. For now, as you learn more about your needs, you get to know yourself better.
There has been particular emphasis on your career and responsibilities recently, dear Pisces, and today presents the challenge of your personal needs demanding attention! While moodiness can interfere with career goals or filling your duties, you’re also in need of more personalized care. The Moon spends the day in your sign, bringing you out of your shell and ready to connect with others, although you should watch for impatience. You’re currently in a cycle that puts goals and ambitions above most other things in your life, but today, personal and social needs seem even more pressing, and so does your desire for more freedom and room to explore and experiment. If you are feeling unusually restless, try to direct excess or frustrated energy into a more creative field. The day is also fortunate for friends and networking or a building sense of community.
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.