- The Moon is in Sagittarius.
- There is no void Moon period today.
- The Moon is waxing and in its Waxing Gibbous phase.
- The First Quarter Moon occurred on the 28th, and the Full Moon/Lunar Eclipse will happen on July 5th.
- Saturn spends its first full day in the sign of Capricorn. (Saturn transits Capricorn from July 1st to December 17th).
- Mercury is retrograde (Mercury is retrograde from June 18-July 12).
- Venus is direct and in its post-retrograde shadow until July 29th.
- Current retrogrades: Mercury Rx, Jupiter Rx, Saturn Rx, Neptune Rx, Pluto Rx.
**Times are Eastern Daylight Time (EDT).
Daily Horoscopes/Astro Highlights for each Sign:
AriesThere can be some intensity to the day, dear Aries, particularly if you find yourself wrapped up in a work matter or duty. You can gain meaningful insight or a new understanding of a career matter or your reputation. A concern can emerge, and you can be determined to strengthen a weak area or handle an area of vulnerability. It’s a good time to work hard at making fixes, and especially to see where fixes are needed! Planning and strategy for long-term success or ventures can be excellent and successful now. You see more layers to a situation. You’re in excellent shape for attracting the right resources into your life. However, it’s also important to tie up loose ends and fulfill your responsibilities to loved ones or home life today.
TaurusYou can arrive at important truths or conclusions today, dear Taurus, and it’s exciting. Your ability to focus and concentrate rewards you, although there can be some tendency to go a little too far with an idea. Avoid trying to convert someone to your idea or method if it ends up frustrating or tense. Also, watch for the tendency of a debate escalating. Instead, use the energy of the day to do some in-depth thinking or studying, as it can be meaningful and significant. Educational or philosophical subjects could hold more appeal. You can have a mind-blown moment or a new perspective on a matter that’s a breakthrough. Also today, you might enjoy putting extra effort into a personal interest. Helping someone out can be fulfilling.
GeminiAs you see new layers to a situation today, dear Gemini, you feel more confident about your next step. You’re in fine shape for research and investigation and for nurturing your desire to get to the bottom of a matter. The use of strategy comes naturally, and it benefits you to do some planning and thinking things through now. Doing a bit of probing without taking this too far can elevate a relationship or your understanding of a person. You might instead come to a better understanding of yourself and your deeper needs or motivations. The day’s steady, supportive energies benefit you most on practical levels, but you could also feel quite good personally and perhaps recognized and valued in a special manner. You shine most through your dedication to a pursuit.
CancerThere can be some intensity in a relationship today, dear Cancer, or you might do some important thinking about a relationship that turns up something significant. The opportunity to grow or improve can emerge, and you’re inclined to grab it! This may also be a time when you become especially aware of your boundaries. Arriving at a new perspective on a person or their point of view can be educational. It can feel good to move out of a rut. You might enjoy getting over a hump or problem areas in relationships. Paying special attention to a project or pursuit can feel good as the day advances. Your dedication is strong, and your motivation increases to work hard at something you love.
LeoYou’re in excellent shape for elevating a work or health pursuit today and tomorrow, dear Leo, with special attention, determination, and planning or strategy. You can feel called or driven to resolve a matter or learn something valuable. Learning a truth or seeing a new layer to a situation can motivate you to improve. As you strengthen weaker areas, you feel far less vulnerable. Do your best to let your ambition or determination serve you well, and avoid pushing or pressuring yourself. Still, while you want to break through boundaries on a mental level today, familiarity tends to win over variety in most other areas. It can be satisfying to pour a little extra effort into unwinding or resting as the day advances.
VirgoIt can be easy to get wrapped up in a matter today, dear Virgo, even if you start the day wanting some peace or a retreat. Something seems to need further investigation, or you can find yourself determined to find an answer to a problem. A new idea, discovery, or big reveal can occur now. You might break out of a mental rut, particularly related to a romance, child, or creative pursuit. Be sure to keep things in control so that you can get yourself back on track when necessary, as it can be all too easy to lose a lot of time to a matter today. As the day advances, you’re willing to put more effort into bringing balance to your life or peace to a relationship. The ability to count on a partner or friend is heartwarming.
LibraYou are ready to dig for answers today, dear Libra, and there can be important new insights, big reveals, or discoveries on personal matters, family, or home life. You might need to work hard at pouring extra energy into constructive projects or pursuits. Making plans or organizing can be successful, and strategies are particularly strong today and tomorrow. You may want to resolve a long-standing problem, and seeing a new layer to a situation can be most helpful. You’re practical yet also progressive in your approach, and your initiative is stronger than usual. You can benefit from paying special attention to your health, wellness, and routines that keep your life running smoothly. You’re willing to put in the effort to balance things out, preparing for the future rather than only the moment.
ScorpioWhile you can begin the day craving some peace or predictability, dear Scorpio, it is all too easy for you to become wrapped up in a line of thought or project today. A complicated matter or interesting problem can emerge that requires your complete attention, and it can be hard to pull yourself away! Even so, you can come up with powerful strategies and plans today and tomorrow. Your insight into a matter can be significant, perhaps even leading to a turning point. Conversations tend to be more persistent or serious than usual. It’s also a fine time for making plans that are both practical and optimistic. While you can be quite absorbed in what you’re doing, as the day advances, it can be helpful to make some connections. Someone’s dedication can be impressive. You are presenting yourself with strength and commitment, and others are likely to take notice.
SagittariusYour attention can turn to a matter or problem, dear Sagittarius, that can benefit from some focused concentration. You’re able to focus and get to the bottom of things today and tomorrow. However, try not to push yourself too far if you’re too close to a situation. You can feel strongly driven to understand something today, especially related to respect, earnings, and resources or ownership. Even so, the Moon in your sign all day suggests that your heart needs to be engaged. You might also get things done around the home or accomplish something worthwhile with family. You can be very constructive, and you’re able to combine imagination and practicality with success. Your motivation and determination to make internal changes are great.
CapricornYou could be determined to get to the bottom of a matter today, dear Capricorn. You’re in fine shape for persuading others, although it’s best not to push this too far. You may want to make changes to your health, personal environment, or a key relationship. Recent challenges light a fire under you to make improvements. Today, and tomorrow, you’re bringing a new perspective to a problem. Your ideas or opinion are in demand. You might appreciate someone’s attention or effort. Loving feelings elevate and motivate you. Your powers of persuasion and personal presence are stronger than usual, and you have good instincts for finding the right information at the right time. You are drawn to realizable goals and activities. The Moon’s stay in your privacy sector today suggests some need to keep to yourself or to fly under the radar to get some time to process and digest.
AquariusYou can be particularly preoccupied today, dear Aquarius, and ready to resolve a matter or find its truth. There can be a tendency to fixate on a specific topic or idea, and this can be positive if you are working on a project that needs your attention. It’s a good time to tie up a loose end. The need or desire to pace yourself becomes especially clear as the day advances. You’re in great shape for a realistic view of your capabilities or resources. Good energy is with you for building or completing a project. In some ways, you’re quite self-sufficient now, but the Moon’s presence in your social sector all day suggests a pleasant need for company, even if it’s only virtual.
PiscesYou can be ready to tackle a problem with greater insight today and tomorrow, dear Pisces. You don’t want to feel stuck in a mental rut or with old methods, and you’re ready to push to get to a new level of understanding. Your desire is to improve and grow, as stagnating just isn’t an option for you at the moment. Ideas generated through networks or with friends can be big and significant as you see possibilities where you didn’t see them in the past. Also today, it can be natural to channel your energy creatively. Your popularity grows. Today is good for finding satisfying ways to express yourself or for channeling your feelings into productive projects.
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.