- The Moon is in Taurus.
- The Moon is waning and in its Last Quarter phase.
- The Last Quarter Moon occurred yesterday, and the New Moon will occur on July 31st.
- Mercury Rx, Jupiter Rx, Saturn Rx, Chiron Rx, Neptune Rx, and Pluto Rx.
- Mercury is retrograde from July 7-31. There is less than a week left in the retrograde Mercury cycle.
**Times are Eastern Standard Time (EDT).
Daily Horoscopes/Astro Highlights for each Sign:
With Mars and Jupiter forming a harmonious connection today, dear Aries, you’re filling up with confidence. Opportunities might emerge for you to express yourself in new and satisfying ways. It’s a time to get creative, make fun connections, travel, learn new things, or even fall in love. You’re feeling more courageous and willing to try new things. You can have an exciting hobby or personal interest, and you’re looking to freshen your mind with new possibilities. This can be a time for discovering a new channel for expressing yourself. Taking steps to free yourself from a debilitating situation or problem can figure strongly now, and it feels great! Creative juices are flowing, and romantic energy is strong. Your personal magnetism is skyrocketing along with your increasing confidence.
Personal, financial, or domestic matters can be especially rewarding and fruitful now, dear Taurus, due to a Mars-Jupiter trine. Support on mental, physical, economic, or spiritual levels can arrive, whether you are giving it or receiving it! There can be pleasant intensity or activity in an intimate relationship and possibly with home projects. You may be exploring new ways of relating to loved ones. You are more confident and courageous about getting results, and this attitude contributes significantly to the chances of meeting with success. Responses to your actions, plans, and ideas are favorable and warm. You may have an opportunity to take action on a personal or family matter today. Not only are you coming at problems with courage and great insight, but you also have the tools necessary to do something about it, not just talk about it. The Moon spends the day in your sign, contributing to the sense that you’re turning over a new leaf.
Today’s Mars-Jupiter transit puts you in a fabulous position to reach out and connect with others, dear Gemini. It’s also an excellent time to advance towards a cherished goal, benefit through help from others, and learn something handy. People seek you out and enjoy your input. Getting active with a partner, even in small ways such as sharing time running errands, can give your relationship a nice boost. This can be a time of excitement and increased motivation for your projects or relationships. It may not yet be ideal for new beginnings, but it’s a fine time to clear a path for future endeavors. Romantic matters are solid right now, and your charm is powerful. A relationship may very well raise to a new level.
Today’s Mars-Jupiter aspect inspires you to improve, grow, and develop, dear Cancer, particularly with your work, talents, money, and habits. You’re super motivated to improve your health and wellness and to appreciate and enjoy your everyday life more thoroughly. You feel that you can accomplish practically anything you set your mind to, and the motivation to make more money or enjoy the work you do is on the rise. An opportunity can emerge to put your talents and skills to full use. Alternatively, this is a time for taking steps toward putting a problem behind, helping to clear a path for new beginnings later. You have an excellent sense of timing and ability to solve problems right now. The feeling that you can overcome challenges or obstacles that might normally block your progress moves you forward.
Mars in your sign harmonizes with Jupiter in your creative and romantic sector today, dear Leo, infusing your life with spirit and faith. You can meet with great success in your relationships, with artistic expression, and in your personal life, in general. It’s a powerful time for learning and leisure. You may be motivated to pursue your heart’s desire. Your confidence and sincerity win admirers now, and you’re likely to receive positive feedback. It can be a time of tapping into your enterprising side. Fortunately, your enthusiasm is building. While Mercury remains retrograde, and conversations can be learning experiences, you are rising above problems. You have the confidence that you can make things happen, particularly when it comes to fun, romance, children, and creative projects.
A harmonious aspect between Mars and Jupiter today can point to successful connections and affirmative action that leads to improvements this week, dear Virgo. Considerable energy is with you for personal projects, home or family-related pursuits, and activities behind the scenes. You might choose to help someone out, do a good deed, accomplish something significant with family or loved ones, or work on a home project. Feelings about something from your past can be a driving force to make changes. This can be a time for seeing the way around an obstacle that you once thought was insurmountable. You’re taking steps to put problems behind you this week, and it feels great! Forgiving, lenient, happy energy is with you concerning others, and an event occurring now brings up past feelings. Alternatively, something (or someone) can profoundly touch you.
Mars in your networking sector harmonizes with Jupiter in your communications zone today, dear Libra, linking these matters in creative, enterprising, and successful ways. Activities with others keep you busy and motivated. Learning with study groups can be beneficial, or you might acquire new knowledge or gain inspiration from groups with which you connect. This is a great week for making contact, Mercury retrograde aside! Opportunities for new projects or connections can emerge, and you’re making them happen by actively pursuing leads. You can feel uniquely inspired. Indeed, brand new launches should probably wait until August, but you’re laying the groundwork now. Your ability to coordinate serves you well, and you’re likely to feel more optimistic than you have in a while.
Mars at the top of your chart indicates extra energy and ambition to reach your goals and advance, dear Scorpio. Its harmony with Jupiter in your resources sector today can inspire your enterprising side this week. You could be motivated by the clear connection between the extra effort you’re making and additional income. Or, you may be exceptionally resourceful in the work you’re doing, drawing upon your talents to make things happen. This energy encourages a desire to feel connected to and energized by the world around you. You may be drawing energy and motivation from the exploration of new methods or subjects. There can be a nice boost from a person who can help you achieve your goals, but for the most part, you are the one who is actively making things happen right now. This is a strong time for career and practical matters in general, as you seem to be especially willing to take charge and go after what you want. Projects seem to come together almost magically.
Mars forms a trine to Jupiter today, dear Sagittarius. Jupiter is your planetary ruler and currently transiting your sign, making this aspect especially significant for you. This transit can stimulate a desire to break out of the mold or routine through what you learn, what you do, or where you go. You’re particularly courageous and motivated to try new things. Your increased confidence can lead to invaluable opportunities now. There can be developments related to travel, education, or publishing. You have an expanded vision of what you want to experience or achieve in the future, making it an excellent time to set goals. Practical details will need your attention later (after August). You have the energy to put into your goals and ideas now, and you want to take part in activities that take you outside of your usual routine. Expanding your knowledge or opening yourself up to new experiences give you the wonderful feeling that you’re growing and developing.
A harmonious aspect between Mars and Jupiter can fill you with inner courage now, dear Capricorn. You might take an intimate relationship to a new level or discover something powerful about yourself. It’s an excellent time for support, whether it’s of the emotional, mental, or financial kind. You are exceptionally resourceful, and your desire to improve, grow, and overcome obstacles is great. This can be a time for reaping the rewards of past actions, or for taking steps to put a problem behind you. If you’ve had a lifestyle change in mind, plans to get that started can emerge. Official launches may be best saved for August when energies are more supportive of brand new beginnings, however. It can also be an excellent time for resolving conflicts with others. Personal goals that are set to empower you can be in focus. With the belief that you deserve more, success seems imminent. The desire to win can move you to make improvements.
With a Mars-Jupiter influence occurring today, dear Aquarius, you receive a boost of courage and confidence through your activities with others or via a connection with friend or partner. Teamwork can be golden now! It’s an excellent time for laying the groundwork for promotion and networking, or for taking steps toward putting a problem behind you. You draw others to you with your sincerity and confidence. Opportunities to advance or reach your goals seem to arise through relationships and contacts right now, making it an excellent time to mingle and connect. People in your life are encouraging you, or your relationship with someone is a motivator for handling a problem. Your inventive and enterprising side is active today, and it feels good!
Mars in your sector of work, health, and habits harmonizes with Jupiter at the top of your solar chart, dear Pisces. With this enterprising energy, actions taken now can open up fantastic opportunities to improve your work, do the work you love, or advance a major goal. You’re especially willing to go the extra mile and put the necessary effort or energy into your pursuits, increasing your chances of success. You may be seeking out (and finding) more meaning in the work you do or services you provide. Energy and motivation levels soar. You can feel pumped up about pursuing health or fitness programs or energized to improve your habits and daily routines. This can be a time for laying the groundwork for the new beginnings in early August. Your powers of persuasion are strong.
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.