- The Moon is in Taurus all day.
- There is no void Moon today.
- The Moon is waxing and in its Waxing Crescent phase.
- The New Moon occurred on the 23rd in the sign of Pisces, and the First Quarter Moon will happen on March 2nd.
- Mercury is retrograde (from February 16-March 9).
**Times are Eastern Standard Time (EST).
Daily Horoscopes/Astro Highlights for each Sign:
AriesToday’s energies are good for special attention to the practical side of your life, dear Aries. Still, you’re doing so naturally, and it’s a fine time to work at a comfortable pace, and actually enjoy it! Getting a chance to refresh yourself can help you clarify your ambitions, and you rather easily draw upon patience right now. You are ready to employ your natural talents and put them to good use. It’s also a good time to see a matter more clearly–the powers of objectivity and reason are with you, and it’s of great benefit. The thinking you do now can very well be the start of a whole new approach or outlook on your life.
TaurusThe Moon spends the day in your sign, dear Taurus, and you can be feeling inspired and motivated. You’re broadening your perspective, and others are especially intrigued by your point of view. Moving a bit out of your comfort zone increases your faith in yourself and the world. Small doses work best since they help grow your trust that you can handle uncertain situations. You’ll find channels for you to express yourself in satisfying ways today. You’re brimming with new ideas and good feelings, and you believe in yourself. Friends tend to be supportive without being stifling, and this suits you perfectly. This is a good day for seeing opportunities all around you.
GeminiThe Moon spends the day in your privacy sector, dear Gemini, and it’s natural to need more time to reflect and detox on an emotional level. Your intuition is working powerfully for you today and tomorrow, especially. You’re comfortable with your innermost feelings, and your interest today is in bettering yourself through this self-understanding. Time spent alone or unwinding can be particularly helpful. You might get the chance to do some form of emotional inventory as you identify the attitudes or attachments that are no longer serving you well. You have x-ray vision today, and you could find that you’re taking a step back and looking at some things with more objectivity. There can be new insight into the emotions and the past.
CancerToday’s energies are good for a feeling of camaraderie, cooperation, and forward motion, dear Cancer. You’re in the position to see a relationship matter more objectively. Or, this can be a time when you feel your attention is more balanced between your own plans and your relationships, and this benefits you. It’s a good time to connect with your happiness goals and to consider long-term plans. There can be a subtle boost in your social or romantic life, or friends tend to bring good news or advice. You’re emotionally geared towards social matters today, but anything that downplays stress can be most appropriate with current transits. For the most, the attention coming your way is pleasant.
LeoWith the Moon at the top of your solar chart in harmony with Jupiter, dear Leo, your ability to lead or take charge is in strong form. As well, your productivity is in focus. You can be particularly motivated to align your goals with your beliefs and principles. You’re also more aware of how your reputation impacts your life. Others tend to recognize your efforts or contributions. You’re likely to find that cooperation and support from others flow naturally right now. People seem a little more objective and generous with their compliments or support. There can also be a revival of interest in something you put on a shelf in the past.
VirgoThe Moon spends the day in your adventure sector and harmonizes with Jupiter in your house of creativity, dear Virgo. These influences are particularly good for sharing, learning, and teaching. You can be quite interested in expanding and growing something important to you. The need for a change of scenery or a new experience is real, and it can help return you to your daily routines more refreshed and motivated. You find it particularly natural to focus on the positive and uplifting elements of your life today. There can be an objective and useful look at a matter that was previously difficult to understand.
LibraYou might enjoy more warmth and openness with loved ones today, dear Libra, as well as a general willingness to make the most of a situation. The Moon spends the day in your intimacy sector and harmonizes with both Neptune and Jupiter. Your personal life can be more enjoyable and engaging, and you’re likely to seek meaningful connections. You’re geared toward seeing the reasons and motivations involved in recent experiences and viewing recent decisions in a new light. You’re also craving more intimacy or depth in your activities, and you’re attracted to pursuits that absorb your attention. The emphasis today is positive, and it’s on emotions, close ties, dreams, and your inner world.
ScorpioThe Moon spends the day in your opposing sign, dear Scorpio, harmonizing with Jupiter and Neptune and helping you connect in satisfying ways. Even with Mercury retrograde, it’s a great time for communicating and teaming or pairing up to come up with a good idea or a new perspective on a matter. Conversations are productive and enjoyable. Learning, guiding, and sharing are especially favored. Reaching out and opening up can bring interesting people or ideas into your life today. There can be a new look at an old problem, or you find a new use for a past idea.
SagittariusThere can be a small triumph today, dear Sagittarius, as you harness insights into your life and find ways to apply them to make improvements. A pleasant emphasis on building up your resources is possible now, and you’re finding it easy and natural to tap into your talents. This can also be a time for discovering a smarter use for your current resources. You might be reaching a turning point in your thinking processes, and ideas coming to you now can be golden. There can be good relations with those with whom you work or fill your duties. You can feel right about a comfortable pace, and it’s fantastic not to feel rushed or hurried today.
CapricornThe Moon spends the day in your sector of creativity, joy, and fun, dear Capricorn. It harmonizes with Jupiter and Neptune, helping you find channels to express yourself. Favored today are hobbies, recreation, leisure time, and romance. You can feel quite satisfied with the connections you’re making or your current activities. As well, others are drawn to you, finding it easy and comfortable to be around you. They’re also fascinated by your unique ideas or point of view. Sharing, creating, and guiding are in particular focus. There can be new insight into an old problem, and a turning point in your thinking process is likely.
AquariusYou’re particularly open to learning about what makes you tick today, dear Aquarius, and you can get to a beautiful state of self-understanding. It can also be a good day for tying up some loose ends or putting a problem behind you, whether through a resolution or the realization that it’s no longer important to you. Support may come from behind the scenes. You might particularly enjoy warm personal memories or an emotional retreat of sorts that’s refreshing and welcome. You can have a better vision of personal life or past today, as well as insights into how to improve your base of operations, home, or support structure.
PiscesThis can be a time of an inspirational awakening or change, dear Pisces. It’s easy, too, to see the good things already in place in your life. You might enjoy some teamwork, or others’ ideas jumpstart your own thinking, and ideas emerging now are particularly notable. Sharing your expertise or lending a hand more tangibly can be rewarding. Lively people and settings appeal more than usual, and you’re willing to entertain new interests and perspectives. Even with extra motivation today, you’re inclined to enjoy an easy and comfortable pace. It may not be an ideal to make the bigger decisions, but it’s a good time to get to a better understanding of your needs and goals.
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.