- The Moon is in Virgo until 6:37 PM, after which the Moon is in Libra.
- The void Moon occurs from 1:25 PM to 6:37 PM.
- The Moon is waning and in its Full phase.
- The Full Moon occurred on the 9th, and the Last Quarter Moon will happen on February 15th.
- There are no major planets that are retrograde!
- Mercury is not yet retrograde but is in its pre-retrograde shadow phase (Mercury will be retrograde from February 16-March 9).
**Times are Eastern Standard Time (EST).
Daily Horoscopes/Astro Highlights for each Sign:
There is take-charge, empowering energy for getting your life in order, dear Aries, particularly related to friendships. You have a better ability to see opportunities where you may have seen challenges in the past. Friends or associates can be a source of opportunity to expand your knowledge and experience, and there’s new energy or spirit in your domestic life. This morning is potentially excellent for the support of friends. Someone may be taking a real shine to you now. You can enjoy a more vital feeling through the special care of a project, idea, or person in your life. The tendency to nitpick is certainly with you today, but it’s doing battle with another part of you that would prefer to let go of a problem. You may need to reach a compromise now.
Your curiosity is in strong form today, dear Taurus, and you’re likely to pick up some useful odds and ends of information. The Moon continues its transit of your sector of fun, love, and joy, encouraging you to seek channels for enjoying and expressing yourself. They’re a little easier to find today, although part of you is craving something deeper or more meaningful, which can lead to some moodiness later today. The day holds promise for pouring some special attention and care into your work, duties, or a business matter. You’ll find it easy to draw on past work, experience, and wisdom and make it relevant to the present.
The Moon continues its transit of your home and family sector, dear Gemini, encouraging you to settle in and get comfortable. However, later today, you’re ready to share and express yourself, seeking an audience. It’s a good time for making connections with others and the information you need. You’re likely to find it quite comfortable and natural to pour extra thought, energy, and care into your ideas, studies, or writing and conversations, which earns you some warm attention.
You’re in a good place for improving your reputation or getting along well with others on the career front, dear Cancer. You might gain extra support for your goals or recognition for your efforts today. Nurturing your private affairs and giving more attention to your more profound emotions and desires can boost you all around now. You may very well be glowing now! The Moon continues its transit of your communications sector, encouraging your curiosity until evening, when you might seek more constancy and some quiet.
You can be feeling especially inspired and renewed on an emotional level, dear Leo. You’re likely ready to make some plans or to tackle your to-do list. You want to feel that you’re going places right now. Feelings of prosperity lead you to recognize you’re capable of pushing yourself just a little more without losing something important in the process. This is a good time for feeling the support of others, and you’re ready and willing to give someone special attention and nurture.
With the Moon in your sign again today (until this evening), dear Virgo, it’s a good time to enjoy a powerful sense of well-being. It’s the right time of the lunar month to pay healthy attention to your personal needs and plans. These may seem to clash with domestic demands, nevertheless, making reaching a compromise vital to your sense of calm. This is also a day for pouring a little more energy into your work and feeling more accomplished as a result, or for some, paying particular attention to your health, nutrition, and self-care can give you a satisfying boost.
You’re in great shape for nurturing your relationships with a partner, lover, or child today, dear Libra, and possibly a creative work, as well. A bit of extra loving attention works wonders now. Even so, you’re in a retiring and restful frame of mind much of the day, and it’s a good time to let your mind wander and stretch. The Moon enters your sign this evening, where it will transit for two days, and you can feel a sense of emotional renewal, and perhaps some urgency to connect and express your feelings. You’re more visible, and you tend to let your feelings lead you at this time of the lunar month.
You’re in fabulous shape for receiving some warm and special attention today, dear Scorpio, particularly with family, co-workers, or people with whom you spend time as you pursue your daily routines. You’re giving a little extra thought and adding special touches to domestic matters, and this can feel good, boosting your confidence as you plump your nest. Today is also a good time for making light, easygoing connections. Do watch for some impatience or defensiveness with the Moon-Mars square that can make things feel far more personal than they’re intended.
There is fabulous energy in the first half of the day for putting extra care into your communications, dear Sagittarius, as well as for receiving warm responses or attention for doing so. Rewards seem immediate. Your personal appeal is high, and you’re standing out for your unique style of expression. Later today, you’re in a frame of mind that’s self-motivated and detailed, and you could feel that others are not paying attention to the right things, making cooperation not so straightforward. Nevertheless, the Moon heads into your social sector, and it’s easier to take things less personally.
In the first half of the day, dear Capricorn, taking special care of your personal possessions, valuables, money, or business can be satisfying. You might feel particularly appreciated by family or more content and comfortable with yourself in the process. You’re not looking for instant gratification, as you’re happy with your efforts, which gives you a special glow. You’re focusing on ways to move your life forward or dreaming up ideas to advance your plans, and it feels good to be patient.
Through your words and gestures, you’re in a great position to bring harmony to even difficult situations today, dear Aquarius. You’re likely to find it comfortable and natural to promote a happy, positive, and growth-oriented atmosphere around you. You’re simply not in the mood for unnecessary discord! Your communications and creations tend to encourage others to cooperate today with Venus in your communications sector in harmony with Ceres in your sign.
The Moon continues its transit of your partnership sector, dear Pisces, increasing your desire for companionship. Even so, tension can ensue until you decide to agree to disagree, or, better yet, learn from your differences. In all likelihood, disagreements today are superficial ones, and core values remain in harmony. The day holds particular promise for taking care of family and money. You can benefit from putting extra attention and care into dealing with a complex problem, particularly as it relates to your possessions or resources. Getting rid of clutter can be especially satisfying as well today.
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.